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Engineering Economics and Cost Analysis

Engineering Economics and Cost Analysis

Published by uLektz

Course Code : ULZHS0080
Author : uLektz
University : General for All University
Regulation : 2013
Categories : Arts and Science
Format : ico_bookePUB3 (DRM Protected)
Type : eBook

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Description :Engineering Economics and Cost Analysis of ULZHS0080 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by General for All University for regulation 2013. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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Topics
UNIT I INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS

1.1 Introduction to Economics-Flow in an economy, Law of supply and demand

1.2 Concept of Engineering Economics-Engineering efficiency, Economic efficiency, Scope of engineering economics

1.3 Element of costs, Marginal cost, Marginal Revenue, Sunk cost, Opportunity cost

1.4 Break-even analysis-V ratio

1.5 Elementary economic analysis,material selection for product design selection for a product, Process planning

UNIT II VALUE ENGINEERING

2.1 Make or buy decision, Value engineering Function, aims, Value engineering procedure. Interest formulae and their applications

2.2 Time value of money, Single payment compound amount factor, Single payment present worth factor, Equal payment series sinking fund factor, Equal payment series payment present worth factor

2.3 Equal payment series capital recovery factor-Uniform gradient series annual equivalent factor, Effective interest rate, Examples in all the methods

UNIT III CASH FLOW

3.1 Methods of comparison of alternatives-present worth method (Revenue dominated cash flow diagram) - Future worth method (Revenue dominated cash flow diagram, Cost dominated cash flow diagram)

3.2 Annual equivalent method (Revenue dominated cash flow diagram, Cost dominated cash flow diagram)

3.3 Rate of return method-Examples in all the methods

UNIT IV REPLACEMENT AND MAINTENANCE ANALYSIS

4.1 Replacement and Maintenance analysis, Types of maintenance, Types of replacement problem

4.2 Determination of economic life of an asset

4.3 Replacement of an asset with a new asset-Capital recovery with return and concept of challenger and defender-Simple probabilistic model for items which fail completely

UNIT V DEPRECIATION

5.1 Depreciation- Introduction-Straight line method of depreciation-Declining balance method of depreciation-Sum of the years digits method of depreciation-Sinking fund method of depreciation/ Annuity method of depreciation-Service output method of depreciation

5.2 Evaluation of public alternatives-Introduction

5.3 Inflation adjusted decisions-Procedure to adjust inflation

5.4 Examples on comparison of alternatives and determination of economic life of asset.

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