INEN 416 - Facilities
Location, Layout, and Material Handling Systems
- The objective of this course is to develop an understanding of the
principles of facilities location, layout, and material handling systems and to practice
designing facilities. The course will emphasis modeling, design, and analysis techniques.
It will try to provide a balance of exposure to available methodologies in facilities
location, layout, and material handling with a practical emphasis on issues that are
difficult to capture in quantitative models but are important to consider.