Operations and Production Management

Asokan, Kirushika and Deo, Sukh (2016) Operations and Production Management. Applied Management Conference, Wintec, Hamilton, New Zealand, 27 May 2016.

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Maintenance has been operational for quite a long time and is particularly linked with budgets and downtime. In contemporary time accessibility, dependability and security are most sought after attributes in operations facilities. More and more companies replace the reactive ongoing maintenance strategy with proactive strategies such as predictive and preventive maintenance for the superlative performance. This project aims to state maintenance concerns for Clear-Vision Communications. Clear-Vision Communication is a leading company for fiber optic installation for commercial and residential. This project mainly focuses on developing a preventative maintenance schedule for tools, equipment and stock management for Clear-Vision Communication. In this research method, Observation (qualitative data collection) method was used to identify the operations of the business. In this research ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) systems have been used to overcome the maintenance concerns for Clear-Vision Communications. The implementation of ERP systems has been used as preventative maintenance for many organization. In the report, simPRO-software has been used as an ERP system to avoid unnecessary failures of the company operations in maintaining their tools, equipment and stock management. In growing competitive environment simPRO offers economical advantage by standardising software for entire operational workflow of the business. The project was intended at finding way to schedule preventative schedules for equipment, tools and sock management. This simPRO scheduling method was useful for Clear-Vision Communication to their operational processes such as estimation, scheduling, purchasing, catalogues and invoicing. So with the usage of this software, materials and labours costs are easily controlled with reduced administration time. SimPRO leverages the time, providing greater control and direction for this business.

Item Type:Paper presented at a conference, workshop or other event, and published in the proceedings
Keywords that describe the item:budget, time accessibility, dependability, security, operations, business
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
Divisions:Schools > Centre for Business, Information Technology and Enterprise > School of Business and Adminstration
ID Code:5920
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