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Körplaner hos Solna Pressgjuteri: En undersökning av bristerna i användandet av ERP-systemet
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Technology, Department of Engineering Sciences, Industrial Engineering & Management.
2011 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (professional degree), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This thesis investigates lacks in today’s use of the ERP-system Mapaz Affärssystem inthe production planning at Solna Pressgjuteri, and possible improvements. Today thedates calculated by the program to plan the orders are inaccurate and the ordersequence is not optimal, and therefore continuous manual corrections are needed.The approach was to study the program Mapaz to understand how it works, andidentify available parameters for input and output in the different tools offered in theprogram. By studying old lists of planned orders and relevant parameters in Mapaz forindividual orders, production groups, products and operations, the connectionbetween input and output parameters could be understood.Participating in planning meetings and discussions with the company behind theERP-system identified the current usage, desideratum and possibilities with theavailable tools. These were then matched to describe the reasons to the insufficientplanning and form possible actions for improvement.The work has showed poor understanding for the ERP-system and its functions, assome tools intended to assist the planning were not used, and some even usedincorrectly. Proposed improvement actions based on the available functions in MapazAffärssystem, such as correction of the reported production times, have beenprioritized in a list based on benefits versus the time required for the implementation.

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2011. , 26 p.
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-157976ISRN: ISRN UTH-INGUTB-EX-M-2011/09-SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-157976DiVA: diva2:437313
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Bachelor Programme in Mechanical Engineering
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Available from: 2011-08-30 Created: 2011-08-29 Last updated: 2011-08-30Bibliographically approved

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