Manufacturing at Warp Speed: Optimizing Supply Chain by Eli Schragenheim

By Eli Schragenheim

Production platforms do not exist in a vacuum, remoted from the remainder of the corporate, yet they can be controlled that means. a really powerful, hugely aggressive production corporation integrates its production, advertising, revenues, paying for, and monetary features right into a well-coordinated complete. production at Warp pace: Optimizing offer Chain monetary functionality explains intimately the right way to coordinate a majority of these capabilities to maximise revenues profit whereas controlling stock and overhead expenses. eventually, the results of employing the hot Simplified-Drum-Buffer-Rope (DBR II) brought by means of the authors comprise dramatically speedier production cycle occasions, shorter order-to-delivery lead instances, greater on-time supply reliability, and higher patron satisfaction.The ebook can provide every little thing a regular construction specialist must enforce this new DBR strategy. A supplemental function - the administration Interactive Case examine Simulator (MICSS) - is incorporated with the publication. This CD-ROM units up a digital corporation the place you could attempt and perform the tactics you research within the booklet sooner than enforcing them on your association. The publication and software program jointly represent the whole package deal for studying the way to streamline production operations. the 1st booklet on hand on moment new release Drum-Buffer-Rope, production at Warp pace: Optimizing provide Chain monetary functionality describes the easiest, most productive tools for decreasing production cycle time and extending the rate of producing but devised. totally illustrated, with various examples, case reports, and production situations, the publication is very easy to learn that even the amateur can realize it. right use of this new process essentially assures your organization has the aggressive virtue.

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We’ll also talk about ways to capitalize on the excess capacity that DBR usually reveals in a production system. In the fourth part, we’ll discuss in more detail the concept of ThroughputBased Decision Support — the “safest” way to make operational decisions in an uncertain, complex environment. Finally, you’ll see how TOC fits in with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Supply Chain Management (SCM). We’ll also reinforce the importance of synchronizing production with marketing and sales. Learning Outcomes By the time we’re done, you’ll understand constraint theory and how it’s applied to manufacturing operations.

A for-profit company’s goal isn’t to satisfy its employees without limit, but the organization should recognize the need to achieve a certain level of employee satisfaction as one minimum requirement for achieving the goal. Constraint Management Assumption #2 The second assumption is that any system is more than just the sum of its parts. In this case, “more” doesn’t mean mathematically more. It means that the mathematical sum of the parts alone does not represent the success of the system. We discussed this in Chapter 1 when we said that the sum of the local optima (or local efficiencies) does not produce the system optimum (or best system-wide efficiency).

The world does not stand still. Every paradigm is a candidate for either improvement or obsolescence. Goldratt’s creation of traditional Drum-Buffer-Rope in the 1980s constituted a quantum leap forward in the management of production and inventory. S-DBR builds on that solid foundation with the first substantive refinements to the state-of-the-art in 10 years. You’ll find out how to use constraint management to balance — actually to manipulate — what seems to be a less controllable, more uncertain external demand for your products.

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