Preliminary Concepts, Definitions, and Basic Production Laws

  • Bruno G. Rüttimann


In the following sections we develop some taxonomies regarding production, manufacturing and transfer principles. We introduce the queuing theory and related WIP formation defining the bottleneck and the general production requirements for OTD, constituting the cardinal concepts of production.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruno G. Rüttimann
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  1. 1.D-MAVT - IWFinspire AG/ETH ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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