Simulating the manufacturing execution system: interactions with the workers and managers

Karnok, Dávid and Kádár, Botond and Monostori, László (2007) Simulating the manufacturing execution system: interactions with the workers and managers. In: CARV 2007. 2nd international conference on changeable, agile, reconfigurable and virtual production. Proceedings. Toronto, 2007..

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Abstract

In today’s customized mass production the detailed and accurate production information is more important than ever. The Manufacturing Execution System (MES) implemented on the shop-floor level is capable of providing this information. In semi-automated manufacturing the workers should enter (in time) the proper data into the MES, however, unexpected delays, breakdowns of machines, missing personnel or other resources are not - or not appropriately - reported to the MES. Therefore, in order to analyze and address these issues, a multi-agent simulation and test environment is presented in the paper, which simulates the interactions between the MES, the workers and the managers. In this environment a new business process flow, the effects of disturbances or new tracking algorithms can be evaluated.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Multi-agent systems, Manufacturing Execution System, Simulation
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics and Computer Science > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science / számítástechnika, számítógéptudomány
Divisions: Research Laboratory on Engineering & Management Intelligence
Depositing User: Eszter Nagy
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2012 15:29
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2012 15:29
URI: http://eprints.sztaki.hu/id/eprint/4998

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