Question Paper: Industrial Engineering & Management : Question Paper Dec 2016 - Mechanical Engineering (Semester 8) | Mumbai University (MU)

Industrial Engineering & Management - Dec 2016

Mechanical Engineering (Semester 8)

(1) Question 1 is compulsory.
(2) Attempt any four from the remaining questions.
(3) Assume data wherever required.
(4) Figures to the right indicate full marks.

Solve any four questionQ.1(a,b,c,d,e)

1(a) What are the different techniques of Industrial Engineering?(5 marks) 1(b) What is a multiple activity chart?(5 marks) 1(c) Define the term ergonomics? What are its objectives?(5 marks) 1(d) What is the importance of material handling? What are the different types of material handling equipment?(5 marks) 1(e) What do you understand bv time value of money?(5 marks) 2(a) What are the factors influencing productivity?(8 marks) 2(b) What are the steps to be considered in value analysis? Explain with the help of an example.(8 marks) 2(c) What was the contributions of different researchers to Industrial Engineering?(4 marks) 3(a) What are the the steps involved in micromotion study?(8 marks) 3(b) What are incentive schemes? What are the characteristics of good incentive scheme?(8 marks) 3(c) What is the difference between value engineering and value analysis?(4 marks) 4(a) An operation involves the following elements given below with their related data.

Element Observed time(minutes) Rating Remarks
A 0.20 90 -
B 0.05 80 -
C 0.03 100 -
D 0.78 100 -
E 0.06 100 -
F 0.05 100 -
G 0.02 85 Once in 5 pieces
H 0.06 80 -
I 0.10 90 -
J 0.04 90 Once in 20 pieces
Assuming rest and personal allowances as 13% and contingency allowances as 2% calculate standard time of the job.(8 marks) 4(b) What do you understand by job evaluation? What are its objectives?(8 marks) 4(c) What are the different methods of depreciation?(4 marks) 5(a) Following table shows the Cash Flow (Rs.) for a certain project for its respective years.
Year 0 1 2 3 4 5
Cash  Flow 10,00,000 2,00,000 2,00,000 3,00,000 3,00,000 3,50,000
i) If the project is acceptable by NPV method considering discount rate as 10%.
ii) For the same project, the discount rate by IRR method.
(10 marks)
5(b) What are the different types of plant layout? What are their advantages and disadvantages?(10 marks) 6 Write short note on :- a) Assembly line balancing
c) Elements of cost
d) Cyclegraph and chrono cyclegraph
(20 marks)

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