05285392 is referenced by 24 patents and cites 11 patents.

A parallel manufacturing system for use in a manufacturing plant that utilizes a massively parallel computer determines the scheduling of all manufacturing operations used in connection with the manufacture of the products made in the plant. The system utilizes an explosion procedure to determine the net requirements for all components used in the manufacturing operations, and then schedules any manufacturing operations necessary to make the required components.

Title
Parallel manufacturing system
Application Number
7/799362
Publication Number
5285392
Application Date
November 27, 1991
Publication Date
February 8, 1994
Inventor
Karen E Ammon
Downers Grove
IL, US
Alan Bernstein
Moreland Hills
OH, US
Donald W Kyle
Mansfield
OH, US
Agent
Marshall O Toole Gerstein Murray & Borun
Assignee
McKinsey & Company
NY, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
G06F 15/46
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