Southern Polytechnic State University

Graduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

SYE 6075 Manufacturing Systems Planning and Design


This course focuses on decisions important in production and warehousing environments. Production topics include analysis of flows, bottlenecks and queuing, types of manufacturing operations, aggregate production planning, lot sizes and lead times, and pull production systems. Warehouse topics include design and analysis of warehouse layout, order picking strategies, warehousing inventories, and integration of production and distribution systems.