Activities of industrial engineering

Activities of industrial engineering

Most important activities of industrial engineering are:

  • Development of time standards, costing and performance standards.
  • Selection of processes and assembling methods.
  • Selection and design of tools and equipment.
  • Design of facilities including plant location, layout of building, machines and equipment, material handling system raw materials and finished goods storage facilities.
  • Design and improvement of planning and control systems for production, inventory, quality and plant maintenance and distribution systems.
  • Cost control systems.
  • Development and installation of job evaluation systems.
  • Installation of wage incentive schemes.
  • Design and installation of value engineering and analysis system.
  • Operation research.
  • Mathematical and statistical analysis.
  • Performance evaluation.
  • Organization and methods.
  • Supplier selection and evaluation.

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