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Container loading problem model development considering weight distribution


Amelia, Anisa and Ma'aruf, Anas and Saputra, Tezar Yuliansyah (2010) Container loading problem model development considering weight distribution. In: 2nd International Conference on Technology and Operations Management (ICTOM), 5 - 7 July 2010 , Bayview Hotel, Langkawi. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

One of the biggest problems in logistic operation is material handling. By having good material handling, product demanded by costumer can reach the costumer’s hand without any or with less damage. Container is one of material handling tools designed to move materials in one big unit load, but the container stability in weight is a problem that has to be considered for the safeties and easiness when the container will be transported to another place or location. This paper proposes an analytical model to optimize the weight distribution in one container. The model has capability in optimizing the cargo position inside the container to get the most stable cargo weight distribution.A case study example is also presented to illustrate the model.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Organized by UUM College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: container loading problem; cargo weight distribution; center of mass; analytical model.
Subjects: T Technology > TS Manufactures
Divisions: School of Business Management
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 26 Dec 2011 04:44
Last Modified: 24 Apr 2016 06:57
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/4146

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