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Title: The cutting stock problem: A case study in a manufacturer of pet vivaria
Authors: Sousa,C
Elsa Marília Silva
Lopes,M
António Galrão Ramos
Issue Date: 2015
Abstract: This paper addresses the problem of determining the cutting patterns of metal sheets, which arises in a manufacturer of metal cages, in order to minimize the waste, the number of cuts performed, the number of metal sheets used or a weighted combination of the three. A two stage approach, to solve a 2D guillotine cutting stock problem with single and multiple stock sizes, is presented and compared with the company approach and state-of-the-art algorithms. The results show great improvement compared to the company approach and a very good performance compared to state-of-the-art algorithms.
URI: http://repositorio.inesctec.pt/handle/123456789/5704
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24154-8_26
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