Objectives of production control, Operation Management

Objectives of Production Control

An enterprise wishes to obtain the following objectives through production control:
1.Making necessary arrangement for the production of goods and services according to the predetermined demand.

2. Arranging necessary raw materials machines equipment tools and workers for production.

3.Maintaining the inventory of raw materials at the optimum level which requires the minimum capital investment and the least production obstacles.

4. Utilizing the production facilities building plants, men materials etc, to its maximum so that the production cost may be kept minimum and goods and services are made available as and when they are required.

5. Coordinating the activities of different department, relating to the production activities in order to bring the production cost to the lowest.

6. To arrange for product development and design.

7. To arrange the activities of quality control and inspection so that the goods may be produced according to the predetermined specifications and standards.

8.Determining economic lots and to ascertain sequence of operations so that setup cost is reduced.

9.Supplying raw materials to the plant equipment at proper time proper place and in proper quality so that congestions and delays in production may be eliminated.

10. Evaluating the route of production and the proper production progress from time to time and to arrange for its proper guidance and control.

Posted Date: 1/22/2013 6:35:54 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Objectives of production control, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Objectives of production control, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Objectives of production control Discussions

Write discussion on Objectives of production control
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Distinguish between a work center, a GT cell, and a flow shop. Describe and provide examples of each

Choose a communication situation you recently experienced at your workplace or other organization you are affiliated with. Use the human communication process described on pages 10

Consider how these 10 Golden Rules apply to all projects and apply three of them to your project.

Q1. Explain the preliminary data collection methods Q2. Complete the Kerzner Office Equipment case study at the end of Chapter 11 in Project Management: The Managerial Process.

Part 2: Case Floor-Shine Cleaning Products Case Focus: This case illustrates the use of a sales contest in an attempt to boost sales. Several potential problems resulting fro

Lowest Cost Entry method s( LCEM) or Matrix Minima Method: Step1: Determine  the smallest  cost in  the cost matrix of the transportation table. Let it be ( C ij ). Allocate

minimise the operation procedure

A private prisoner-transfer facility would lease for $50,000 per year, which the county is considering to lease. It estimates it will cost $50 per prisoner to process the paperwork

Credibility - Customer Satisfaction and Service Quality Involves trustworthiness, believability and honesty. It involves having the customer's best interests at heart. Contrib

Based on the London interview with Margaret Wheatley, "The New Science of Leadership," write 2 paragraphs describing Wheatley's theories and perspectives of leadership and organiza