Dundar F. Kocoaglu
Operations Research in Engineering Management
A contractor is dealing with the construction of two dams 515 miles apart. The objective of the firm is to minimize total excavation cost for the two projects, the transportation cost of machinery, and losses due to shut-down of machinery during transportation.
Iyigun, M. Guven and Tor, Abdulmennan, "Excavation Rate and Work Force Planning" (1989). Engineering and Technology Management Student Projects. 349.