Flashcards in scheduling chapter 16 Deck (8)
explain scheduling & the importance of it
establishing the timing of the use of equipment, facilities and human activities in an organization
describe scheduling needs in high volume & intermediate volume systems
high- volume systems ---
> uses standardized equipment and activities that provide identical or highly similar operations on customers or products as they pass through the system.
describe scheduling needs in job shops
job shop using scheduling in low - volume systems are made to order and orders usually differ in processing requirements and materials needed.
examples of commonly used priority rules
summarize the unique problems encountered in service systems
describe the approaches used for scheduling service systems
job - shop scheduling
scheduling for low - volume systems with many variations in requirements