1. At point A both the substation has maximum hourly capacity of 3 units per station/hr. so they both will produce 6 units/hr.
2. At point B the substation has maximum capacity of producing 8 units/hr. but from point A it will get six units per hour so it has two produce only 6 units/ hr.
3. At point C both the substation has maximum capacity of producing 4 units/hr. at each station. but from point B it will get six units per hour so it has two produce only 6 units/ hr that means 3 units at each station per hour.
4. At point D the substation has maximum capacity of producing 5 units/hr. but from point C it will get six units per hour so it has two produce only 6 units/ hr.
So, the whole process combining A, B, C and D will produce 6 units/hr.
· Throughput time= (6 units/hr.)/60
= 10 mins
· Bottleneck is at Station A because it is the point which create constraint for other Stations to work at their full capacity.
Daily Production= (6 units/hr.) *16hr
= 96 units/ day
· Monthly capacity = Daily Production * days operable
= 96*30
=2880 units/month
No, the current capacity of the station is not 3000 units.
For that purpose, we have to increase the capacity of
A= 7 units/hr. and
Capacity of all other stations remain same.
By doing so we will get 7*16*30=3360 units/month
No, the current capacity of the station is not 4500 units.
For that purpose, we have to increase the capacity of
A, B and C to 10 units/hr. and
Capacity of station D remain same.
By doing so we will get 10*16*30=4800 units/month
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