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Title: Application of work sampling technique to analyze logging operations.
Author: Miyata, Edwin S.; Steinhilb, Helmuth M.; Winsauer, Sharon A.;
Source: Research Paper NC-213. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Description: Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of various time study methods for determining efficiency and productivity in logging. The work sampling method is compared with the continuous time-study method. Gives the feasibility, capability, and limitation of the work sampling method.
Keywords: work sampling, productivity, delay ratio, time study methods, work measurement
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Miyata, Edwin S.; Steinhilb, Helmuth M.; Winsauer, Sharon A. 1981. Application of work sampling technique to analyze logging operations. Research Paper NC-213. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
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