• P-ISSN 0974-6846 E-ISSN 0974-5645

Indian Journal of Science and Technology


Indian Journal of Science and Technology

Year: 2018, Volume: 11, Issue: 17, Pages: 1-7

Original Article

Analytical Hierarchical Process (AHP) for the Selection of Conveyance in a Company that Distributes Cement Blocks at a Municipal Level


Objectives: This article shows the application of the Analytical Hierarchical Process to select conveyance in a company that distributes Cement Blocks. Methodology: The Analytical Hierarchical Process was applied taking into account the criteria, Variable Cost, Service, Capacity and Reliability, and conveyance that fit the characteristics of the municipality and the company. Findings: The Process, which allowed to evaluate these criteria and based on these determine the prioritization of the alternatives and the selection of the most efficient method according to the selected criteria. Application / Improvements: The Analytical Hierarchical Process (AHP) is a tool which allows supporting Decision Making, by analysing multiple criteria and depending on their relationship, obtaining a hierarchy in the alternatives, being the one with the greatest impact or hierarchy the decision to choose.

Keywords: Alternatives, Analytical Hierarchical Analysis Process, Criteria, Hierarchy, Transportation MeansAHP


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