workplace handling, modeling, material handling equipment, comparison


Production and assembling workplaces can be different in manufacturing and physical environment characterisations, or internal structure, involving the applied material handling solutions, which must be suited to the workplace specifications. The general objective of my research is to develop a model which can help to select the most suitable material handling equipment for production workplaces. The topic presented in this paper deals with the comparison of the different handling solutions. After the overview of the material handling model and the handling equipment selection procedure of production workplaces, a comparison analysis of the applicable handling solutions will be introduced. The last chapter of the paper contains an example for the comparison analysis of a given workplace.

Author Biography

Dr. Péter Telek, University of Miskolc, Institute of Logistics, Hungary

He was born in 1971. In 1996 he graduated from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Miskolc. 1996-1999 PhD student, then associate professor. In 2012, he defended his Ph.D. Associate Professor since 2004, Associate Professor since 2015. Secretary of the MTA-MAB Mechanics and Informatics Committee, Materials Processing and Logistics or Member of the Ceramics and Silicates Working Committees, outstanding lecturer in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology. Areas of specialization: material handling, logistics, bulk materials, pneumatics.


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Organization of production (production process). Production planning.