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Group 14 - Topic C - ISE441 Engineering Project Management...

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ISE441 Engineering Project Management Case Study on Facilities Scheduling at Mayer Manufacturing
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Story Background Eddie Tuner is promoted to section supervisor Scheduling all activities in the NEW engineering research laboratory Full authority from department manager for establishing priorities for the use of new facility. Job is impossible
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Story Background Conflicts Exist!!!!
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Why conflicts? Competition for the facilities Difference department complete for prime time use of facilities Not respect to the authority delegated by superiors Department manager look down on Eddie and argue with him regarding priority
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Conflict got progressively worse!!
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What Eddie Choose? Smoothing Eddie try to satisfy all managers and give engineering prime time use of facilities
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Consequence Quality and manufacturing say Eddie play favorite
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What Eddie do next? Avoiding Eddie ask Gary to send out weekly memos to other managers telling them of the new priority
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Forcing
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This note was uploaded on 10/02/2011 for the course ME ISE441 taught by Professor W.k. during the Spring '11 term at NYU Poly.

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