NMIMS Internal Assignment - Operation Management - Dec 2017

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NMIMS Internal Assignment - Operation Management - Dec 2017

Question 1. What is the need of a good facility layout planning? Select any automotive company of your choice and do a detailed study of its facility layout. (10 Marks)

Question 2. Discuss the transportation methods for solving physical distribution and transportation problems. Solve the following Transportation Problem and find the total transportation Cost. (10 Marks)

Plant / Warehouse

W1

W2

W3

Supply

P1

33

26

24

550

P2

21

28

31

350

P3

25

24

29

600

Demand

400

600

500

 

Question 3. In October 2005, Walmart announced plans to transform itself into one of the greenest corporations in the world. Then-CEO Lee Scott called sustainability “essential to our future success as a retailer.” The company has been especially vocal about shrinking its environmental footprint in China, its manufacturing hub.

(Source: Andy Kroll, Are Walmart’s Chinese Factories as Bad as Apple’s? Mother

Jones, March/April2012 issue)

  1. Discuss the major environmental aspects of production and its impact. (5 Marks)
  2. What is environment protection act and how is it related to sustainability. (5 Marks)

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