Optimal preventive maintenance in a production . inventory system

  title={Optimal preventive maintenance in a production . inventory system},
  author={K. TAPAS}
  • K. TAPAS
We consider a production inventory system that produces a single product type, and inventory is maintilined according to an (S, s) policy. Exogenous demand for the product arrives according to a random process. Unsatisfied demands are not back ordered. Such a make-to-stock production inventory policy is found very commonly in discrete part manufacturing industry, e.g., automotive spare parts manufacturing. It is assumed that the demand arrival process is Poisson. Also, the unit production time… CONTINUE READING
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