IIR Conference on Theory Of Constraints Management in the Throughput World, January 23-24, 1992
"Q" tanks and "R" tanks
Q tank products: Output increased by 92% - went from nearly two shifts
to one shift operation. For "R" tank products - Increased output of
this fully automated line from 120units/hr. to 200 units/hr; Reduced
expenses by 37% and went from 23 hrs/day X 7 days/week to 16hrs/day X
5days/week. Now have a 3 day finished product buffer.