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Application of the Cutting Stock Problem to a Construction Company: A Case Study
(MIMAG Tureky, 2006)
This paper presents an application of the well-known cutting stock problem to a construction firm. The goal of the 1Dimensional (1D) cutting stock problem is to cut the bars of desired lengths in required quantities from ...
Financial benchmarking of transportation companies in the newyork stock exchange (nyse) through data envelopment analysis (dea) and visualization
(4th International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress, İzmir, Turkey., 2006)
In this paper, we present a benchmarking study of industrial transportation companies traded in he New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). There are two distinguishing aspects of our study: First, instead of using operational data ...
Demonstrating Warehousing Concepts Through Interactive Animations
(5th International Symposium on Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Sakarya, Turkey, 2006)
In this paper, we report development of interactive computer animations to demonstrate warehousing concepts, providing a virtual environment for learning. Almost every company, regardless of its industry, holds inventory ...
Spreadsheet Optimization of Flow for WIP Goods at a Yarn and Tire Cord Manufacturer: A Case Study
(5th International Symposium on Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Sakarya, Turkey., 2006)
We developed a spreadsheet optimization model to find the optimal material handling policy at a leading yarn and tire cord manufacturer’s facility. The focus of the study is to optimize the movement of looms of yarn and ...
A Framework for Visualizing Association Mining Results
Association mining is one of the most used data mining techniques due to interpretable and actionable results. In this study we propose a framework to visualize the association mining results, specifically frequent itemsets ...
Optimizing waste collection In an organized industrial region: a case study
(Izmir University of Economics 2006, 2006)
In this paper we present a case study which involves the design of a supply chain network for industrial waste collection. The problem is to transport metal waste from 17 factories to containers and from containers to a ...
Application of the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) for Selection of Forecasting Software
(Sakarya Üniversity, 2006)
In this paper, we described an application of the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) for the ranking and selection of forecasting software. AHP is a multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) approach, which is based on the ...
Development of an Interactive Simulation of Steel Cord Manufacturing for Industrial Engineering Education
(Sakarya Üniversity, 2006)
We developed an interactive simulation program to be used in industrial engineering education, based on an earlier simulation study of a steel cord manufacturing plant. In the class project, the students are asked to design ...
A conceptual framework for firm cooperation and clusters, and their impact on productivity
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2006)
Decision Support For Packing In Warehouses
Packing problems deal with loading of a set of items (ob- jects) into a set of boxes (containers) in order to optimize a performance criterion under various constraints. With the advance of RFID technolo- gies and investments ...