55. Facilities Size, Location, and Layout

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. James A. Tompkins President

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch55

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

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

How to Cite

Tompkins, J. A. (2001) Facilities Size, Location, and Layout, 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.ch55

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Tompkins Associates, Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

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:

  • systems and facilities design;
  • procedure—the macro analysis (LSMP);
  • facilities size, location, and layout;
  • site-selection teams and free trade zone (FTZ);
  • project delivery design–build method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Procedure-The Macro Analysis (LSMP)

  • Procedure-The Micro Analysis (Site Selection)

  • Moving From Site Selection to Construction

  • Conclusion

  • Additional Reading