Accession Number : AD0771306
Title : Hierarchical Integration of Production Planning and Scheduling.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Hax,Arnoldo C. ; Meal,Harlan C.
Report Date : SEP 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 28
Abstract : The paper describes the development of a hierarchical planning and scheduling system for a multiple plant, multiple product, seasonal demand situation. In this hierarchical structure, optimal decisions at an aggregate level (planning) provide constraints for detailed decision making (scheduling). (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : *Industrial production, *Production control, *Scheduling, Linear programming, Decision theory, Management planning and control, Inventory control, Mathematical models
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE