The Capacity View shows capacity loads categorized by work centers and machine centers thus visualizing bottlenecks and conflicts concerning delivery dates at one glance.
Elements and symbols in the Capacity View
A calendar in the background of the Gantt chart shows non-working times in grey, working times in white. By clicking the according menu items, non-working periods can either be hidden or shown.
Each operation of a Production Order is represented by a bar, the color of which depending on the belonging order's category. The bars of the operations are colored during working times and white during non-working times.
The following information can be gathered from optical indicators:
- Currently marked operation:
- Operation changed but not saved yet
- Violated due date
Categories in the Capacity View are distinguished by the same colors as in the Production Order View.
Show or hide the setup times by a context menu.
Links between operations are shown after having clicked one operation of the according production order.
In the VPS, you can show a capacity curve in the Capacity View, to see free and exceeded capacities, a red box indicating an overload.