Orlicky's Materials Requirements Planning

ISBN-10: 0071755632

ISBN-13: 9780071755634

Edition: 3rd 2011

Authors: Carol Ptak, Chad Smith

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List price: $79.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 6/1/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 546
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

Carol Ptakis at Pacific Lutheran University as Visiting Professor and Executive in Residence after years of executive management experience at PeopleSoft and IBM Corporation. Most recently, she served as the vice president and global industry executive for manufacturing and distribution industries at PeopleSoft where she developed the concept of Demand Driven Manufacturing (DDM), credited with significantly improving the company's position in the manufacturing industry software market.Chad Smithis the co-founder and Managing Partner of Constraints Management Group (CMG: www.thoughtwarepeople.com), a services and technology company specializing in pull-based manufacturing, materials, and project management systems for mid-range and large manufacturers. Clients include LeTourneau Technologies, Boeing, Intel, Erickson Air-Crane, Siemens, IBM, The Charles Machine Works (Ditch Witch), and Oregon Freeze Dry. Chad is an expert in ASR and the Theory of Constraints (TOC).

Foreword by David Turbide
MRP in the Modern World
The Four Critical Questions Answered
Inventory in a Manufacturing Environment
Principles of Materials Requirements Planning
The Material Requirements Planning System
Processing Logic
Lot Sizing
System Records and Files
Managing with the MRP System
A New Way of Looking at Things
Product Definition
Master Production Schedule
More Than an Inventory Control System
System Effectiveness: A Function of Design and Use
Industry Effect on MRP
Project Manufacturing
Process Industry Application
Repetitive Manufacturing Application
Sales and Operations Planning
Looking Backward and Forward
Historical Context
Blueprint for the Future: Demand-Driven MRP Logic
Strategic Inventory Positioning
Buffer Profiles and Level Determination
Dynamic Buffers
Demand-Driven Planning
Highly Visible and Collaborative Execution
Demand-Driven Material Requirements Planning (DDMRP)
DDMRP Future
Joseph Orlicky's Contributions to Material Requirements Planning
Definitions: APICS Terms and Their Place in DDMRP
New Terms in Demand-Driven Material Requirements Planning
To My Best Recollection: The Eras of Material Requirements Planning (MRP) with Packaged Software
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