IJESRT INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES & RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY APPLICATION OF THE BRANCH AND BOUND ALGORITHM IN THE PLANNING AND PRODUCTION CONTROL IN A TEXTILE INDUSTRY

Marcos Dos Santos, Isis Lima, Carlos Francisco, Simões Gomes, Fabrício Da, Costa Dias, Marcone Freitas Dos Reis, Bruna Russo Bahiana, Brazil
unpublished
As part of the Operations Research (OR), Linear Programming (LPI) is characterized as an optimization technique aimed at solving models described by linear equations, benefiting from the increasing processing power of computers. The article in screen gives a linear programming problem (LPPI) classic, formulated from information from the textile industry. In this sense, the objective is to propose a production mix to maximize revenues from a female underwear factory located in the mountainous
more » ... ion of Rio de Janeiro, from a given amount of available inputs. Comparing the current practice of the company and the scenario proposed by the model, optimized by the Simplex Method, there was an improvement in the annual report of the order of 8,8%,
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