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by mcarvalh
Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:46 pm
Forum: Logistics QM
Topic: QM in Health Science Companies
Replies: 0
Views: 1678

QM in Health Science Companies

Dear All, I work in a medical devices company. We are evaluating if it is worth continue investing in the QM module from SAP or if it is better to look for another solution. I would like to hear from other Health Science Companies if they are using QM from SAP and how. Are they happy with the soluti...
by mcarvalh
Thu Sep 25, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Logistics PM
Topic: Plant Maintenance in MA
Replies: 0
Views: 901

Plant Maintenance in MA

Dear Friends, We are considering implementing the plant maintenance module from SAP in one of our facilities in Charlton, Massachusetts. We manufacture Medical Devices. The Plant Manager is interested in visiting another facility using the PM module. So I am looking for someone in Massachusetts who ...
by mcarvalh
Wed Aug 20, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: Backflush Indicator for Serialized Material in Routing
Replies: 1
Views: 2725

Backflush Indicator for Serialized Material in Routing

Dear All, I have a component that is serialized. When I try to set the backflush indicator "1"in the MRP 2 view of the material master I get the error message M3 896. This is correct. When I try to select the backflush indicator directly in the production order for this component I get the error mes...
by mcarvalh
Thu Jun 05, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Logistics PM
Topic: Issues in CM34
Replies: 1
Views: 1053

Issues in CM34

Dear Colleagues, I have a work center. It works from 08:00 to 17:00. I have a break time that is equal to one hour. I have 5 individual capacities available, 100 utilization. I defined the work center as relevant for finite scheduling. Total capacity equal to 40 hour. I created 10 work orders (Maint...
by mcarvalh
Wed Mar 26, 2014 1:55 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Vendor Returns
Replies: 0
Views: 821

Vendor Returns

I created a vendor X. Using the partner functions I assigned 2 different goods suppliers X and Y. After that I created a return purchase order (return checkbox selected) using the vendor X. Both suppliers X and Y have the vendor return checkbox selected and have been linked to 2 different customer r...
by mcarvalh
Wed Mar 19, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: Time Event Confirmation with Milestone
Replies: 2
Views: 1738

Re: Time Event Confirmation with Milestone

You are right. I used start of processing and end of processing in CO19. In operation 10 I have a standard value just for labor. In operation 20 I have 2 standard values (one for machine and one for overhead), but in operation 30 the standard value key is being ignored and I am getting the desired r...
by mcarvalh
Tue Mar 18, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: Time Event Confirmation with Milestone
Replies: 2
Views: 1738

Time Event Confirmation with Milestone

Dear Friends, I created a routing with 2 Operations. The second operation is a milestone operation. I keep standard values for labor in both operations. In operation 10 I enter 1 hour per piece and in operation 20 I enter 2 hours per piece. I create and I release a production order for 1 piece. I go...
by mcarvalh
Wed Jan 15, 2014 2:56 pm
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: CM21 Legend
Replies: 3
Views: 2139

Re: CM21 Legend

I agree...but then why is there a legend for completelly confirmed operations in CM21? Also check the text below extracted from the OSS Note 43779. It clearly states that there is a way to display confirmed operations if someone desires to. "If for the capacity plan sheet only incompletely confirmed...
by mcarvalh
Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:43 pm
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: CM21 Legend
Replies: 3
Views: 2139

Re: CM21 Legend

Dear Friends, I was able to figure part of it. For you to split operations and to display the split you must use a capacity leveling transaction that works with individual capacities like CM27. The transaction CM21 does not allow splits. For you to see the pool of orders you should should use the tr...
by mcarvalh
Tue Jan 14, 2014 10:25 am
Forum: Logistics PP
Topic: CM21 Legend
Replies: 3
Views: 2139

CM21 Legend

Dear Friends, I am using the transaction CM21. I checked the legend. There is an entry in the legend that says "Operation Completely Confirmed". This should be displayed in the graphic as a grey bar. This is not happening. When I confirm completely an operation it disappears from CM21. It is not dia...
by mcarvalh
Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Handling unit and Quality Inspection
Replies: 1
Views: 993

Handling unit and Quality Inspection

Dear Friends. We have a storage location that uses Warehouse Management and Handling Unit. We are receiving a part that requires inspection. The full quantity received is the inspection sample. When the goods receipt is performed an inbound delivery with handling unit is created automatically. Here ...
by mcarvalh
Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:54 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Automatic Serial number Generation for Inbound Delivery
Replies: 0
Views: 1654

Automatic Serial number Generation for Inbound Delivery

Dear Friends, We are using handling units. When we perform the goods receipt an inbound delivery is created. A transfer order is created automatically in the background through the output type WMTA. We also configured the system to pack automatically the materials received. We have one issue. When t...
by mcarvalh
Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:34 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Serial Number Found During Physical Inventory for HU
Replies: 0
Views: 512

Serial Number Found During Physical Inventory for HU

Dear Friends, We have warehouse management, serial number management and handling unit management active. To perform the physical inventory we are using the following transactions: - HUINV01 - HUINV03 - HUINV05 When entering the count in transaction HUINV03 we identified a serial number that was not...
by mcarvalh
Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Physical inventory for Handling Units and Radio Frequency
Replies: 1
Views: 846

Physical inventory for Handling Units and Radio Frequency

Dear Friends, We have warehouse management, serial number management and handling unit management active. To perform the physical inventory we are using the following transactions: - HUINV01 - HUINV03 - HUINV05 Is there any standard RF screen for these transactions or do we need to develop our own R...
by mcarvalh
Tue Aug 07, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: Logistics MM
Topic: Physical Inventory with WM, Serial Numbers and Handling Unit
Replies: 1
Views: 1261

Physical Inventory with WM, Serial Numbers and Handling Unit

Dear Friends, We have a storage location where we have Warehouse Management and Handling Unit Management Active. We are using hanlding units for one single reason: track the position of serial numbers in the bins. We would like to perform cycle count for the materials in this storage location. I tri...