The book is divided into two sections: Section 1: Introduces the subject as a whole and describes the key generic tools and techniques to support the manufacturing organisation. Section 2: Modern planning and control methods at a detailed level. Each chapter begins with a summary of key points and objectives to aid learning. Case studies are included throughout to illustrate the key elements of the text in a practical context. It introduces a range of systems and management topics supported by examples and case studies.
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology