The growing global competition compels manufacturing organizations
to engage themselves in all productivity improvement activities.
In this direction, the consideration of mixed-model assembly line balancing
problem and implementing in industries plays a major role in
improving organizational productivity. In this paper, the mixed model assembly
line balancing problem with deterministic task times is considered. The authors
made an attempt to develop a genetic algorithm for realistic design of the
mixed-model assembly line balancing problem. The design is made using the originnal
task times of the models, which is a realistic approach. Then, it is compared
with the generally perceived design of the mixed-model assembly line balancing
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