CIM with Real-Time Shop-Floor Scheduling Using Expert System Technology


CIM-REFLEX - 6304

Keywords production planning, scheduling, knowledge-based systems, SMEs


Start Date: 01-MAY-92 / Duration: 36 months

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Objectives

The objective of CIM-REFLEX is to facilitate the timely and flexible execution of small production batches in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It will build on the data storage and acquisition capabilities provided by existing MRP and shopfloor data acquisition equipment, and provide support for high level decisions concerning product configuration, costing and scheduling.

The work will include:

Pilot demonstrations and evaluation are foreseen in the manufacture of heavy trucks and at a Danish SME.

The results will be incorporated in software products marketed by a vendor consortium member. SMEs will be able to integrate some or all of the resulting software modules into their existing systems.


CONTACT POINT

Mr Finn Groenskov
Prolog Development Centre A/S
H. J. Holst Vej 5A
DK - 2605 Br»ndby
tel: + 45 / 3672-1022
fax: + 45 / 3672-0269

Participants

PROLOG DEVELOPMENT CENTRE - DK - C
DECIBAC - F - P
COPENHAGEN BUSINESS SCHOOL - DK - P
SUNDERLAND POLYTECHNIC - UK - P
ARTIX LTD - UK - A
DANFOSS A/S - DK - A


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CIM-REFLEX - 6304, December 1993


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