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Production and Operations Management, 6/e

Production and Operations Management,  6/e

  • Alan Muhlemann
  • Keith Lockyer
  • J.S. Oakland
  • Author: Alan Muhlemann
    • ISBN:9788131708897
    • 10 Digit ISBN:8131708896
    • Price:Rs. 729.00
    • Pages:568
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    Structured around the 5Ps model - Product, Plant, Processes, Programmes and People - this book is one of the most comprehensive texts dealing with production and operations management. This edition includes a chapter on classification and coding and one giving examples of the use of work study. Greater coverage is given to quality and reliability, short-term forecasting and linear programming; and new material on OPT, MRP and MRPII is also included.

    Table of Content

    1. Strategy and Interfaces.
    2. The Product or Service.
    3. The Plant or Facilities.
    4. The Processes.
    5. The Programmes or Resource Plans.
    6. The People.

    Salient Features

    • Gives a more strategic view of production and operations management with fully revised, amplified and updated account of changes and new developments in the field over recent years.
    • Contains new chapters on such topics as manufacturing strategy and operations management in service environments.
    • Includes balanced discussions of the newer `panaceas' - TQM, OPT, JIT, MRP, MRPII.