Find the total waiting cost, Business Management

If the waiting time cost per hour for a FAST truck is $100 and the waiting time cost per hour for a non-FAST truck is $40. Build the following ARENA models to help you decide which option is cost optimal.

a. One secondary inspection agent is removed and an additional booth is added at the primary inspection lane which could be used by either truck.

b. One secondary inspection agent is removed and an additional booth is added at the primary inspection lane which could be used only by FAST trucks.

c. FAST trucks have priority over Non-FAST trucks at secondary inspection. In other words, even if a Non-FAST truck that came in to the secondary inspection parking lot ahead of the FAST truck is awaiting inspection, the FAST truck will be inspected before the Non-FAST truck. The priority policy is non-preemptive priority.

d. Original model

What is the total waiting cost per hour in each of the above 4 cases. Which is cost optimal? If you encounter the situation that 150 entities are exceeded in any of the above cases, discard that case from your comparisons. Support your answers in parts a. to d. by printing out the appropriate ARENA reports.

Posted Date: 4/1/2013 2:29:37 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Find the total waiting cost, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Find the total waiting cost, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Find the total waiting cost Discussions

Write discussion on Find the total waiting cost
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
QUESTION (a) Explain how a commercial bank normally derives its profits. (b) The business of banking entails risk taking to achieve return on investment since profits are co

This coursework uses a data set from Stock and Watson's 'Introduction to Econometrics' textbook. The two variables are a three-month interest rate (R90t) and a one-year interest ra

#question. What are the three approach to the short-term financing problem and provide relevant examples for each

Ques.1 Comment on “Quantitative Techniques is a scientific and for enhancing creative and judicious capabilities of a decision maker”, also state the different elements of Decision

International Business of Ernst & Young Ernst & Young is one of the largest global leaders in the professional service provider. As per the changing demand of the customers,

Plant  maintenance consists of all activities  needed to keep the plant machinery  tools and  equipment services including building and fittings in standards working condition. In

Hyper-competitive strategies admit the bases of competitive benefit may not be sustainable and that disruption of the status quo may be significant.

What are the groups of the inventories of Always Better Control Analysis of Inventory Control? The inventories are classified within three groups as illustrated below: • A-T

You have been appointed as part of a consultancy team that has been commissioned to assess the management issues concerned with the delivery of an online system for the submission

QUESTION 1 You are required to give a presentation to a group of 20 staff within your department. Discuss the factors that you should consider in order to make an effective ora