Introduces students to the basic principles and techniques for planning and design of manufacturing, processing, and distribution facilities. Key aspects of the planning and design process from functional concept to architectural and engineering design are reviewed. Topics covered includes relationship programming, systematic layout planning, lean concepts, line balancing, workstation design, materials handling, building systems, WCB and Building Code requirements, and project management and budgeting.
Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT
online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering
you are considering.
BCIT Burnaby Bookstore
If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance
Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.
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Ebook Manufacturing Facilities Design & Material Handling (365 Days)
Manufacturing Facilities Design & Material Handling (Fifth Edition)
Fred E. Meyers, Matthew P. Stephens
Purdue University Press
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