Work Measurement Approach to Determine Standard Time in Assembly Line
Productivity measure output to input. Work measurement is a tool to increase productivity of industrial and
business area. The aim of this research is to determine standardtime of assembly process. The research was conducted at a
manufacture industry in Indonesia that produce plastic product. Several production lines in company are using manual
process, for example assembly work station, where as a bottleneck workstation. Work measurement is conducted in order to
improve the productivity of assembly workstation. Time study is working measurement technique consisting time
measurement of worker that doing jobs in normal pace. Performance rating and allowance are added into observed time to
calculate standard time.
Index Terms— Productivity, Work measurement, Time Study, Standard Time.