In the coronavirus crisis, planning reliability is gone - how can production planning react?
March 19, 2020 | Stipo Nad
Currently, the coronavirus is causing uncertainty across all areas. This has a significant impact on the planning of events, for example,…
3 steps for more efficient communication in shop floor management
February 7, 2019 | Stipo Nad
"We meet every morning on the shop floor" – while this may sound like a relaxed appointment to laypeople in the shopping center around the…
The specific challenges for flexible project management in machine and systems engineering
February 2, 2018 | Stipo Nad
Project management in machine and systems engineering often resembles a puzzle. Thousands of parts are meant to create a harmonious picture…
The Future Production Planner – like a Swiss Army Knife?
September 28, 2017 | Stefan Auerbach
In manufacturing companies, the position of a production planner is a relevant part of an integrated supply chain. Theoretically. However,…
Machine Learning in Manufacturing – gimmick or practicable?
July 19, 2017 | Jens Siebertz
"Machines will be capable, within 20 years, of doing any work a man can do," said Nobel prize winner, Herbert Simon, in the 1960s.…
4 advantages of shop floor management in production planning
April 20, 2016 | Stipo Nad
Today, flow of information is no longer a problem due to smartphones, e-mail and other digital media. Messages cross global borders and…