Ergonomic Evaluation on Chicken Feeder Tool at Egg-Laying Chicken Farm SME

Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri

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Title Ergonomic Evaluation on Chicken Feeder Tool at Egg-Laying Chicken Farm SME
 
Creator Putri, Nilda Tri
Amrina, Elita
Fatrias, Dicky
Kamil, Insannul
Humaida, Nabila
 
Subject ergonomics; quality engineering; product design
Workload; NIOSH lifting equation; recommended weight limit; nordic body map
 
Description This research aims to evaluate the egg-laying chicken feeder that was designed at egg-laying chicken farm small and medium enterprise (SME). The main reason of this tool design was due to the worker’s complain of feeling pain during the feeding process. Evaluation was performed based on Nordic Body Map questionnaire result, physiological workload, and NIOSH lifting equation calculation. The observed work ranged from the feed filling in the basket until all feeds were distributed. The results showed that the %CVL was in the range of 18%-30% and the energy consumption of workers was in the range of 1.24-3.00 Kcal/minute. Thus, physiologically, the work activities carried out by the feed workers were categorized as very light workload. Meanwhile, evaluation using Lifting Index (LI) methods in the process of feeding showed the LI value ranged from 0.9-1, therefore this activity is safe to perform manually. Based on the prototype evaluation on the feeding aid, the process of feeding activities was more effective 1.5 times faster than the old tools. In addition, with the use of this new tool, the feeding process was easier to adjust the dose each time.
 
Publisher The Industrial Engineering Department of Engineering Faculty at Universitas Andalas
 
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Date 2021-05-18
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://josi.ft.unand.ac.id/index.php/josi/article/view/476
10.25077/josi.v%v.n%i.p%p.%Y
 
Source Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri; Vol 20, No 1 (2021): Published in May 2021; 52-60
2442-8795
2088-4842
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://josi.ft.unand.ac.id/index.php/josi/article/view/476/239
http://josi.ft.unand.ac.id/index.php/josi/article/downloadSuppFile/476/320
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Nilda Tri Putri, Elita Amrina, Dicky Fatrias, Insannul Kamil, Nabila Humaida
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0
 

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