Accession Number : AD0488269

Title :   PROVISIONING - DEMAND.

Corporate Author : SHIPS PARTS CONTROL CENTER MECHANICSBURG PA

Report Date : 26 SEP 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : Contents: Basic concepts about Demand--General Nature of Failures; Life Curves; Estimate of Demand; Uncertainty in Demand, The Notion of Demand Probability, Histograms of Demand; Sample Size; Calculating Risk; Variance in Demand; Variance-to-Mean Ratio; and Theoretical Probability Distributions; Application: Estimating Demand for Provisioning Decisions; and Application: Deciding Stock Levels.

Descriptors :   (*INVENTORY CONTROL, SPARE PARTS), (*INVENTORY CONTROL, SPARE PARTS), MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, REPLACEMENT THEORY, OBSOLESCENCE THEORY, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, STATISTICAL PROCESSES, NAVAL EQUIPMENT, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, INVENTORY ANALYSIS, SCHEDULING, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, DECISION MAKING.

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE