...SOFIENT ERP : Production Scheduling & Manufacturing
 
Automated production scheduling, machine loading in order to maximize asset utilization is the key to reduce cost of manufacture. SOFIENT Production Scheduling and Manufacturing module helps an organization plan production with the optimum utilization of all available resources. Material Requirement Planning is based on the product requirement plan generated by the sales department. System evaluates feasibility of production using details like available raw material, on order material, machine availability and capacity. A production schedule is generated for all machines where the scheduling in an optimized fashion based on the priorities of production. SOFIENT Production Planning & Manufacturing is integrated with Sales & Marketing, Inventory & Purchase.

Features & Highlights:
  • Definition of manufacturing process inputs, outputs, by products and overheads
  • Bill of material for all products
  • Customer wise production advice and sales forecast
  • MRP based as machine capacity and availability, machine efficiency, raw material availability, giving feasible quantity for production
  • Production plan for machines with optimum utilization of all available resources like raw materials & machines
  • Option to update production plan to change input parameters or change production priority on quantity using fresh production advice
  • Generation of production schedule detailing inputs and outputs
  • Automatic generation of MRS on finalization of plan
  • Generation of process requisition for processes that have to be subcontracted
  • Provision for reserving quantity for production
  • Automatic generation of job orders for production
  • Option to make daily/ weekly plans for production
Reports:
  • Raw material consumption analysis
  • Daily Plans and Periodic Plans
  • Machine efficiency and Utilization analysis
  • Raw Material requirement against sales forecast/ production advice
Advantages:
  • Definition of multi-level Bill of Material
  • Automated material requirement planning
  • Dynamic planning based on sales orders
  • Generation of production schedule for machines
  • Analysis of machine efficiency and utilization