Accession Number : AD0771301
Title : Integration of Strategic and Tactical Planning in the Aluminum Industry.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Hax,Arnoldo C.
Report Date : SEP 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 33
Abstract : The paper describes the design of an integrated planning system to support strategic and tactical decisions in the aluminum industry. The heart of the system is from any two linear programming models that actively interact with each other. The planning system could serve as a general approach for the development of a formal logistics system in manufacturing firms characterized by a continuous production process. (Author)
Descriptors : *Logistics planning, *Aluminum, *Industrial production, Production control, Management planning and control, Economics, Decision making, Linear programming, Mathematical models
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Economics and Cost Analysis
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE