Cellular Manufacturing seems simple.
By organizing a workspace where everything is in reach, the need for travel is eliminated. Good Cell Layouts increase productivity and quality. Cells simplify material flow, management and even accounting systems.
But it isn't simple as it sounds.
Proper functioning depends on well-designed interactions of people and equipment. Each element must fit with the others in a smoothly functioning, self-regulating and self-improving operation.
See below 10 rules, which will make it easier to design a good work cell.