54. Work Measurement: Principles and Techniques

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Aura Castillo Matias Associate Professor Deputy Executive Director

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch54

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Matias, A. C. (2001) Work Measurement: Principles and Techniques, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch54

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. National Engineering Center, University of Philippines, College of Engineering, Dept. of IE, Diliman Quezon City, Philippines

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • work measurement - principles and techniques;
  • time study - work measurement technique;
  • standard performance and performance rating;
  • predetermined time standards (PTS);
  • Maynard Operation Sequence Technique (MOST)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Work Measurement: An Overview

  • Time Study

  • Predetermined Time Standards

  • Standard Data

  • Work Sampling

  • Measurement of Indirect Labor Operations

  • Selected Software

  • References

  • Additional Reading