production control


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production control

[prə′dək·shən kən‚trōl]
(industrial engineering)
The procedure for planning, routing, scheduling, dispatching, and expediting the flow of materials, parts, subassemblies, and assemblies within a plant, from the raw state to the finished product, in an orderly and efficient manner.
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The aim of this study was to investigate how value recovery and production control are affected by the measurement techniques used in bucking, log sorting, and log breakdown.
In his new position, as senior manager of production control and planning, Bill will continue maintaining production control, but with the additional responsibility of the company's long-term development schedule, looking specifically at cost controls for new models.
Routine production control in the metalcasting industry, where high samples volumes have to be processed and where the same tests are continuously repeated and almost never change, is an ideal application field for automation and robotics.
1, Quiltcraft will handle purchasing, production control, order processing and sales management for Bay Linens and Quiltcraft.
DataWARE Workstation adheres to industry standards and utilizes automated integrity checks to ensure reliable production control. In addition, the Write-Once, Read Many (WORM) technology inherent in DVD-R and CD-R media meets recent government and industry requirements for retention of electronic records among financial and health care firms.
This video explains the basic principles and benefits of lean manufacturing, explores the common traits found in lean companies, describes the factors that contribute to the acceptance of lean manufacturing by managers and shop floor workers, and explains how a pull production control system reacts to control inventory requirements.
Delanoy to executive director, material management and production control; Michael J.
The Indonesian Association of Wood Panel (Apkindo) has set up Production Control Body (BPP) in five areas to see that supply of raw material (logs) is proportional with production capacity of timber processing industry in each area.
In addition to factory production control systems, an approved certification body will be involved in the assessment and monitoring of production controls and products per se.
Avery Berkel has launched RecipePower, an enhanced Windows[R]-based version of its recipe formulation weighing system, which is easily integrated with exsting networks and ERP business systems to provide full production control, recipe accuracy and batch traceability.
He will be responsible for production control and maintaining and developing the company's quality systems.

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