This highly successful book, which describes the basic techniques of work study as practiced in many parts of the world, has been widely recognized as the best available introduction to the subject for work study practitioners, teachers and students. It provides training in method study and work measurement and covers not only machine shops but also process industries, the services sector and office work. Reference is made throughout to the use of information systems and computerization to solve work study problems. It also covers production management approaches and their relation to work study. Numerous illustrations and examples of work study practice are included as well.Flow process charts Worker type Material type Drills casting Casting drilled Carries to bench Carried to bench Picks up bolt ... As an exercise readers may wish to work out the serving cycles for themselves on the basis provided by the diagram.
|Title||:||Introduction to Work Study|
|Author||:||George Kanawaty, International Labour Office|
|Publisher||:||International Labour Organization - 1992-01|