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Part A: The Scheduling Lab

This week’s Lab assignment consists of two parts: the Scheduling Lab and the Input/Output Report Lab. Please be certain to complete both of them. Use MS Word to copy your tables and answers.

Part A: The Scheduling Lab Points Description
Earliest Due Date Schedule 15 Using data provided to you, complete a table using the Earliest Due Date Scheduling Method.
Critical Ratio Schedule 15 Using data provided to you, complete a table using the Critical Ratio Scheduling Method.
Total 30 A quality table will meet the above requirements.

 

Scenario/Summary

Situation: Jobs A, B, and C are waiting to be started on Machine Center X. When they are finished at this center, they must be moved to Machine Center Y for final processing. Machine capacity for both centers is 40 hours in a 5-day workweek or 8 hours a day. It takes 2 days to move a job from Center X to Center Y.
The following information pertains to the jobs and work centers:

Job

Machine Center X
(hours required)

Machine Center Y
(hours required)

Day Due

A

36

20

10

B

96

24

17

C

60

28

25

 

Deliverables

Complete a scheduling table for each scheduling technique and determine which job can be completed on time. See the Lab Steps below for directions on how to set up your chart, and then copy your table and answers into an MS Word document.

L A Bย ย  S T E P S

 

STEP 1: Earliest Due Date Schedule

Use the data above and complete the following table using the Earliest Due Date Scheduling method. Determine which jobs will be completed on time. Copy your table and answers to an MS Word document.

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