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Master production scheduling: rough cut capacity check using overall factors

Given a master production schedule for several products and given historical capacity workload factors the rough cut capacity requirements are computed.


k index of products
t index of periods
j index of production segments
p(k,t) planned production quantity for product k in period t
f(j,k) global workload factor for production segment j with respect to product k
b(j,t) capacity requirements for production segment j in period t

Click on a b(j,t)-cell to see how the capacity requirements are computed.

- Vollmann/Berry/Whybark (1992), Chapter 4

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