Basic Engineering in Textile (2132905)   Old Code : 132905

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Method study

Definition of method study; Techniques of method study; Process chart; Two Handed Motion chart; S charts.

4
11 %
2
Work measurement

Definition of work measurement; Relation between measurement and method study; Methods of work measurement; Time Study with stop watch; work sampling; standard time data. Calculations of workloads.

4
11 %
3
Introduction to C.P.M., PERT
5
12 %
4
Basic of operation research and linear programming

Definition, characteristics, scope and limitations of OR. Concepts of linear programming and O.R. techniques in relation to textile application including formulation of problems, solution of problems using Graphical methods, Simplex methods, etc.

7
19 %
5
Transportation method

North west corner method, Row minima method, Column minima method, Least cost entry method, Vogel’s approximation method, Modified distribution method.

3
8 %
6
Assignment problem

Hungarian method for solution, non square matrix, restriction on assignments, Maximization problem,

3
8 %
7
Mill steam generation

Coal fired boiler, Water tube boiler package type of boiler, Boiler operation and maintenance, Distribution of steam to various departments, Boiler water treatment

5
12 %
8
Humidification and Air conditioning

Need for humidification and air conditioning, Different methods employed for humidification, Description of unit humidifiers air washer humidification plant, Unit air conditioners. Temperature and humidity requirements for different processes Control of humidity in the shops, maintenance of humidification plants.

3
8 %
9
Maintenance

Importance of breakdown maintenance vs. preventive maintenance. Importance of inspection and quality measurement in preventive maintenance.

2
5 %