Ivey Publishing

Product Details

Fokker B.V.
Product Number:
9A88D012
Publication Date:
01/01/1988
Revised Date:
06/27/2003
Length:
25 pages
Product Type:
Case
Source:
Ivey
Problems had come to a head at the Fokker aircraft company's parts fabrication facility. Backlogs had gone from essentially zero two years previously to a size that was threatening the economic viability of not just the company's two new aircraft programs, but the company itself. At the centre of the problem were: a manufacturing information system whose information was being questioned by all sides; a production planning department that was swamped with work; and a manufacturing function whose capacity to keep up with demand was in dispute. A decision and action plan is needed.
Disciplines:
International,  Operations Management
Industries:
Manufacturing
Setting:
Netherlands, Large, 1986
Intended Audience:
Undergraduate/MBA
Price:
$5.30 CAD / $5.00 USD Printed Copy
$4.50 CAD / $4.25 USD Permissions
You Might Also Like...

Save In: