Working with the schedule in the VPS

Consider queue time when scheduling in the VPS

The VPS considers the queue time set in 365 BC in the scheduling algorithm

Setting a queue time has no impact on the load of a work/machine center but causes the starting time of the operation to be moved forward. It can be seen as a buffer time between an operation and its successor so that you create a gap between the end time and the start time of two consecutive operations. In the picture below, the machine center TestMC02 has a queue time of 240 minutes:

The queue time is set on the work/machine center card and "lives and operates" on the calendar of the relevant machine/work center.

The option can be activated in the VPS setup dialog: