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Capacity old ppt - Capacity Planning Revised 01/06/11...

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Capacity Planning Revised 01/06/11 © Christine M. Wright, University of Central Missouri Design Capacity “maximum theoretical output of a system in a given period” (Source: “the maximum rate of output achieved under ideal conditions” (Source: Steveneson, Ops Mgt., p. 176) Effective Capacity “the capacity a firm expects to achieve given the current operating constraints “the maximum possible output given a product mix, scheduling difficulties, machine maintenance, quality factors, and so on” (Source: Steveneson, Ops Mgt., p. 176) (usually lower than design capacity and cannot exceed design cap)
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More Capacity “Utilization: percent of design capacity actually achieved.” Utilization = Actual output/ design capacity (5-2, Stevenson, p. 176) “Efficiency is the percent of effective capacity actually achieved.”
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course ECON 3200 taught by Professor Azevedo during the Spring '11 term at UCM.

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