March 2018

Custom Plastic Manufacturer implements Drum Buffer Rope

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A custom polypropylene sheet and product manufacturer participated in the 14 week Velocity Scheduling System Coaching Program that is based on the Theory of Constraints Drum Buffer Rope — but modified for custom job shops and machine shops.  The drum buffer rope method has to be modified for custom job shops and machine shops because their constraint can move week […]

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Theory of Constraints Drum Buffer Rope (DBR)

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Theory of Constraints Drum Buffer Rope – What is Drum Buffer Rope (DBR)? Drum Buffer Rope (DBR) is the Theory of Constraints scheduling process focused on increasing flow by identifying and leverage the system constraint.  DBR was developed by Eliyahu M. Goldratt (Eli Goldratt), the father of Theory of Constraints. This article explains what is Drum Buffer Rope and how […]

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