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If an operation is usually carried out on several machines or by several employees at the same time, the operation can be split. Splitting is defined in the operation.

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Splitting an operation has the following effects:

  • The processing time/execution time is reduced compared with an operation that is not split

  • Multiple setup and teardown is required for the operation

The system selects the minimum from one of the following as the actual number of splits :

  • Number of splits in the operation

  • Number of individual capacities of the work center capacity that is relevant to scheduling