What are the sources of value-added and non-value-added work
Sources of value-added and non-value-added work
Use the data in the table above and answer the following questions in the space provided below:
- What are the sources of value-added and non-value-added work in this process?
- Where are the main opportunities to improve the cycle time of this process, with respect to both actual time used and the potential best times? What strategy would you use?
- Step 10: Resolve Open Issues required 104 hours (potential) versus 106 hours (actual). Is there an OFI here? Why or why not? If so, how would you attack it?
- What do you think are the most difficult critical issues to deal with when designing a sound cycle time study such as this one?