D. K. Harrison / D. J. Petty, «Systems for Planning and Control in Manufacturing
(IIE Core Textbooks Series)»
Butterworth-Heinemann | ISBN 0750649771 | July 15, 2002 | PDF | 2.8 Mb | 29 pages


Systems for Plannnig and Control in Manufacturing (IIE Core Textbooks Series)
By: D. K. Harrison D. J. Petty
ISBN: 0750649771
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann - 2002-07-15
Hardcover | 1st Edition | 29 Pages | List Price: $36.95 (USD) | Sales Rank: 2545362
Product Dimensions: 9.86 x 6.7 x 0.68 inches

There are many textbooks for IT professionals. Similarly, there are many operations management texts aimed at managers. There are few however, that bridge the gap between these two areas. This text has the objective of addressing the needs of the manager who has to be able to understand and operate planning and control systems.

The book is divided into two sections:
Section 1 - Introduces the subject as a whole and describes the key generic tools and techniques to support the manufacturing organisation.
Section 2 - Modern planning and control methods at a detailed level.

*Each chapter begins with a summary of key points and objectives to aid learning
*Case studies included throughout to illustrate the key elements of the text in a practical context
*Introduces a range of systems and management topics supported by examples and case studies