Entries by Peter Wanke

INDICADORES DE PRODUTIVIDADE COMO INSTRUMENTOS DE APOIO À DECISÃO EM OPERAÇÕES DE ARMAZENAGEM

Since 1990, Brazilian Government has been promoting the implementation of Quality and Productivity improvement programs. In this environment, it is important to study the development of productivity measurement, once it supports the application of these programs.Far from being simple, productivity measurement must consider the influence of external factors which may affect the real productivity achieved. […]

FATORES CRÍTICOS NA IMPLEMENTAÇÃO DE SISTEMAS MRP II

The main objective or this paper is to describe the ten most important critical success factors involved in implementing MRP II, providing a theoretical justification behind each factor examined. The understanding of these factors shall assist firms in implementing MRP and may enable them to further improve theis systems. Keywords: Change Management; Crictical Sucess Factors; […]

A IMPORTÂNCIA DAS ALIANÇAS LOGÍSTICAS COMO ESTRATÉGIA COMPETITIVA

The main objective of this paper is to explore the differences between logistics alliances (win-win relationship) and traditional business practices (win-loose relationship) within two or more organizations of the same value added chanel. Also, a brief framework for a best practice implementation, check and control for such partnership is detailed, as well as we describe […]

SIMULAÇÃO COMO FERRAMENTA PARA ANÁLISE DE NÍVEL DE SERVIÇO E CAPACIDADE DE ATENDIMENTO EM UM POSTO DE GÁS NATURAL

The main objective of this paper is to study the formation of waiting lines on a Petroleum Natural Gas station (PNG station) by using simulation. Also, the expected number of customers in queueing system and waiting times are evaluated, as well as alternative solutions to improve the PNG station’s current capactity to provide the service […]