BSOP 429 Week 1 Assignment
1.Apply the MPC framework to a college setting. In particular, identify the front end, engine, and back end.
2.Compare and contrast the advantages and disadvantages of cumulative charts (see Figure 4.4) and...
BSOP 429 Week 2 Assignment
What kind of warning signals would you like fed back from PAC to MRP?
Lead times are sometimes called rubbery. What accounts for this concept of elasticity in lead times?
BSOP 429 week 2 iLab
BSOP 429 Week 3 Assignment
Respond to the following items in a Word document:1. What are the differences in how bottleneck and non-bottleneck work centers are scheduled under TOC? Why are these differences desirable?2. Why should buffers...
BSOP 429 Week 3 iLab Maruchek
Maruchek’s makeshift manufacturing facility has three departments: shaping, pickling, and packing. Maruchek’s orders average 100 pieces per order. Each of the three shaping machines requires 1 hour to set...
BSOP 429 Week 4 Assignment
Respond to the following items in a Word document:1. What are the implications of not allocating material in a shop order after availability checking?2. Provide some examples of static and dynamic scheduling...
BSOP 429 Week 4 iLab
BSOP 429 Week 5 Homework Assignment
Week 5 Assignments
1)Some companies contend that they can never adopt JIT because their suppliers are located all over the country, and the distances are too great. What might you suggest to these...
BSOP 429 Week 5 iLab
BSOP 429 Week 6 Homework Assignment
1.What supply chain logistics alternatives are available in JIT environments? How does each work in a make-to-stock versus a make-to-order environment?
2.What objective customer service measurements are...
BSOP 429 Week 6 iLab Critical Path Method
Read this short paper on the Critical Path Method (CPM) and how to construct this type of diagram. Then, construct a CPM chart using the following data and note which path is the critical path...
BSOP 429 Week 7 Homework Assignment
1) "Today's kanban research is the modern equivalent of yesterday's economic order quantity research." Do you agree? Explain your answer.
2) There is considerable evidence that getting the correct operating...
BSOP 429 Week 7 iLab Critical Path Method