5. In a plant layout, four different machines M1, M2, M3 and M4 are

Question: 5. In a plant layout, four different machines M1, M2, M3 and M4 are to be erected in a machine shop. There are five vacant areas A, B, C, D and E. Because of limited space, Machine M2 cannot be erected at area C and Machine M4 cannot be erected at area A. The cost of erection of machines is given in the following table. AREA A B C DE MACHINE M1 4 5 9 4 5 M2See the answerSee the answerSee the answer done loading

Show transcribed image textLooking at the cost structure given in the table. First we will look at the…View the full answerTranscribed image text: 5. In a plant layout, four different machines M1, M2, M3 and M4 are to be erected in a machine shop. There are five vacant areas A, B, C, D and E. Because of limited space, Machine M2 cannot be erected at area C and Machine M4 cannot be erected at area A. The cost of erection of machines is given in the following table. AREA A B C DE MACHINE M1 4 5 9 4 5 M2 6 4 4 3 M3 4 5 8 5 1 M4 – 2 6 1 2 Find the optimal assignment plan (Use Hungarian Method). [5 marks]