American Journal of Industrial Engineering

ISSN (Print): 2377-4320

ISSN (Online): 2377-4339

Editor-in-Chief: Ajay Verma

Website: http://www.sciepub.com/journal/AJIE

   

Article

Product Design and Development of Dual Table

1Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Khulna, Bangladesh

2Department of Mechanical Engineering, Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Khulna, Bangladesh


American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2015, 3(1), 6-15
doi: 10.12691/ajie-3-1-2
Copyright © 2015 Science and Education Publishing

Cite this paper:
Md. Maksudul Islam, Lipon Kumar Sarkar, Md. Sajibul Alam Bhuyan, Sayed Shafayat Hossain. Product Design and Development of Dual Table. American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2015; 3(1):6-15. doi: 10.12691/ajie-3-1-2.

Correspondence to: Md.  Maksudul Islam, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Khulna, Bangladesh. Email: maksudkhandakar@gmail.com

Abstract

Product design is a crucial task and its development requires systematic path for the successful development of the product. To withstand in the competitive market, it is crying need to improve and enhance the feature or part of products in all seasons. Actually it is very difficult and challenging issue to launch a new product or derivative of a product in the market for first moment. In this research work, we have tried to create a new platform of existing derivative product (dual table) by following a systematic and sophisticated way. Here, numerous quality tools &strategic selecting tools like QFD, HOQ, SCAMPER, Cause and Effect diagram, Concept Screening, Concept Scoring and so on are used for giving a successful portfolio for further development of the product. To keep pace with the competitive marketing situation, an economic analysis has been accomplished for profitable launching of the product. Innovative changes in the conventional table contribute and accelerate the design and development of dual table.

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Article

Opportunities, Priorities and Challenges for the Industrial Development of the Bushehr Province, from the Perspective of Experts, Professionals and Industrialists of Bushehr

1MA in Educational Administration, Islamic Azad University, Bushehr Branch, Bushehr, Iran


American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2016, 4(1), 1-6
doi: 10.12691/ajie-4-1-1
Copyright © 2016 Science and Education Publishing

Cite this paper:
Rokhsareh Rafat. Opportunities, Priorities and Challenges for the Industrial Development of the Bushehr Province, from the Perspective of Experts, Professionals and Industrialists of Bushehr. American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2016; 4(1):1-6. doi: 10.12691/ajie-4-1-1.

Correspondence to: Rokhsareh  Rafat, MA in Educational Administration, Islamic Azad University, Bushehr Branch, Bushehr, Iran. Email: b_fadaiyan@yahoo.com

Abstract

This study aimed to examine opportunities, priorities, and challenges for this province's industrial development from the perspective of experts, professionals and industrialists of Bushehr. To achieve this objective, descriptive and survey methodology and researcher-made questionnaire have been used that the reliability of the questionnaire is 0.80, based on the test of Cronbach's alpha. The statistical population consists of 731 experts, industrialists and the industry experts that based on the formula to determine sample size, 288 people were randomly selected. After analyzing the data, the main purpose of this study was to determine opportunities and priorities, and challenges faced byte province's industrial development from the perspective of experts, professionals and industrialists in Bushehr province, the following results were obtained from all respondents’ standpoint: The most important opportunities of province's industrial development frequency: 1) the potential capacity of the province in the field of communication and transport, 2) unique geographical location of the province, 3) efficient and capable human resources, 4) the potential capacity of investment attraction and small industries, 5) rich reserves of natural resources. The most important challenges facing the province's industrial development: 1) lack of financial support from industry, banks, 2) legal and administrative problems, 3) business problems, 4) a delay in the construction, completion and inappropriate deployment of industrial projects, and the most important priorities faced by industrial development of province include: 1) maritime industry, 2) industries related to fisheries, 3) industry related to palms gardens, 4) the petrochemical industry.

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Article

Machine Selection by AHP and TOPSIS Methods

1Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Jessore University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

2Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Jessore University of Science & Technology, Jessore, Bangladesh


American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2016, 4(1), 7-13
doi: 10.12691/ajie-4-1-2
Copyright © 2016 Science and Education Publishing

Cite this paper:
Rubayet Karim, C. L Karmaker. Machine Selection by AHP and TOPSIS Methods. American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2016; 4(1):7-13. doi: 10.12691/ajie-4-1-2.

Correspondence to: Rubayet  Karim, Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Jessore University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh. Email: rubayet26@gmail.com

Abstract

Selection of the most suitable machine is very crucial in the modern economy to prompt production level as well as revenue generation. In order to endure in the global business scenario, companies must find out the proper way that leads to the successful production environment. Machine selection has become challenging as the number of alternatives and conflicting criteria increase. A decision support system has been developed in this research in machine evaluation process. This framework will act as a guide for decision makers to select the suitable machine via an integrated approach of AHP & TOPSIS. The anticipated methods in this research consist of two steps at its core. In the first step, the criteria of the existing problem are inspected and identified and then the weights of the sector and sub-sector are determined that have come to light by using AHP. In the second step, eligible alternatives are ranked by using TOPSIS. A demonstration of the application of these methodologies in a real life problem is presented.

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