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IE 4355 Facilities Planning Homework Assignment - Capacity Planning Spring 2019 1. Under normal conditions, an LED flat panel manufacturer has the capacity of 60 panels/hour over its 40 hour work week. During periods of high demand it is able to allocate overtime to its work force so as to gain the equivalent of an extra 10 hours of production each week. A. What is the manufacturers effective capacity? B. What is the manufacturers design capacity? C. If the manufacturer had component supply problems resulting in an output of 55 panels/hour during a period of normal demand, what was their effective utilization during this time? D. If the manufacturer had an output of 73 panels/hour during a period of high demand (overtime was used), what was their effective utilization during this time?
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