1 AlwaysRain Irrigation, Inc., would like to determine capacity requirements for the next fouryears. Currently two production lines are in place for bronze and plastic sprinklers. Three types of sprinklers are available in both bronze and plastic: 90-degree nozzle sprinklers, 180-degree nozzle sprinklers, and 360-degree nozzle sprinklers. Management has forecast demand for the next four years as follows:YEARLY DEMAND1 (IN 000S) 2 (IN 000S) 3 (IN 000S) 4 (IN 000S)Plastic 90 32 44 55 56Plastic 180 15 16 17 18Plastic 360 50 55 64 67Bronze 90 7 8 9 10Bronze 180 3 4 5 6Bronze 360 11 12 15 18Both production lines can produce all the different types of nozzles. Each bronze machinerequires two operators and can produce up to 12,000 sprinklers. The plastic injection moldingmachine requires four operators and can produce up to 200,000 sprinklers. Three bronzemachines and only one injection molding machine are available. What are the capacity requirements for the next four years?
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