Production Scheduling Validity in High Level Supply Chain Models

@inproceedings{Peters2001ProductionSV,
  title={Production Scheduling Validity in High Level Supply Chain Models},
  author={Brett A. Peters and Jeffrey S. Smith and Deborah J. Medeiros and Matthew W. Rohrer},
  year={2001}
}
Although they focus on the big picture, high level supply chain models cannot gloss over the capacity of production nodes to meet production allocations. Capacity is not simply a reflection of equipment production rates. Short runs drive down utilization by increasing total time lost to changeovers. Multistage plants require coordination of capacities at… CONTINUE READING