Table 7: The partial best solutions and evaluation values.

Problem numberThe stages in a continuous production cycleEvaluation value

1(3, 4), (6, 7), (8, 9)1409.4977
2(1, 2), (5, 6), (7, 8), (14, 15, 16), (17, 18, 19, 20)1332.6984
3(1, 2, 3), (4, 5), (7, 8), (16, 17), (19, 20), (21, 22, 23, 24), (26, 27, 28), (30, 31), (32, 33), (36, 37), (44, 45), (46, 47), (49, 50)1487.9055
4(2, 3), (6, 7, 8), (11, 12), (13, 14), (18, 19), (24, 25), (29, 30),
(33, 34), (41, 42),(53, 54), (57, 58), (63, 64), (70, 71),
(75, 76), (80, 81), (82, 83, 84), (95, 96, 97, 98)
1584.0483