MECH 8233 - Plant and Process Design, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): MECH 1643 with D or better

Level: Upper

Plant and Process Design is a course that studies the layout and design or redesign of manufacturing facilities to develop part or process production in the most cost effective manner. Current increased productivity trends such as Lean Manufacturing, Agile Manufacturing, Just in Time, etc. will be studied. Work flow and process analysis will be included and plant layout and design software will be utilized for simulated projects.