Integrated Production Control Systems: Management, Analysis, Design (2nd Revised edition)

Integrated Production Control Systems: Management, Analysis, Design (2nd Revised edition)

By: David D. Bedworth (author), James E. Bailey (author)Hardback

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Focuses on the quantitative approaches necessary to computer--integrated manufacturing systems, and integrates major topics covering all phases of the production control cycle: production information processing and flow, production planning, forecasting, material requirements planning and monetary control, and scheduling. This new edition features a compendium set of 11 user--friendly computer programs for the IBM PC that enhance the teaching power of the text, allowing readers to solve real--life problems. Among programs included are growth forecasting, aggregate planning, material requirements planning, lot sizing and inventory control, and limited--resource scheduling. The chapters on scheduling give particularly thorough coverage on this difficult subject. Solutions are clearly presented, with many examples and exercises included in the text.

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Role of Production. Production Control Information Flow. CAD/CAM and Production Control. Forecasting----The Key to PC. Aggregate Planning. Material Requirement Planning. Lost Sizing Concepts. Sequence Scheduling. Linear Balancing----A Key to Automation. Project Planning and Resource Constrained Scheduling. Personnel Scheduling. Appendices.

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/06/1987
  • ISBN13: 9780471821793
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 496
  • ID: 9780471821793
  • weight: 860
  • ISBN10: 0471821799
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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