Planning of warehousing systems

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
5
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

The main material flows and processes in a warehouse. Specific logistics system planning methodology of warehousing systems. The typical logistics technology variations of storing. Planning of transporting connections and loading technology. Planning the dimensions of loading bays, and the goods preparation areas of warehouses. The order picking methods and systems. The technology of order picking. Planning of the order picking process. Planning the topology and layout of storage systems in case of a traditional warehousing system. Planning the topology and layout of storage systems in case of a very-narrow-aisle (VNA) system. The sizing tasks regarding to the applied storage equipments. How to create a logistics system plan of a warehousing technology.

Subject area

Transport (automotive aeronautics ...)

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Competences

a) knowledge:
– Knowledge of the loading processes, and specific form of the transportation connections.
– Knowledge of the goods preparation processes and technologies.
– Knowledge of the storage technologies.
– Knowledge of the packet goods based warehousing systems.
– Knowledge of the system sizing methodologies.
– Knowledge of order picking methods, aspects of choosing optimal order picking method.
b) skills:
– Can design warehousing systems application by the above mentioned knowledge and the additional professional knowledge.
c) attitude:
– Strive to maximize their abilities to make their studies at the highest possible level, with a profound and independent knowledge, accurate and error-free, in compliance with the rules of the applicable tools, in collaboration with the instructors.
d) autonomy and responsibility:
– Takes responsibility for the quality of the work and the ethical standards that set an example for the classmates, using the knowledge acquired during the course.

Duration

56 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

5

Validation mode

Written examination

Maximum number of students

10

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering

Department

Department of Material Handling and Logistics Systems

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