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planning

what activities should take place
when
what resources

2

control

the process of coping with any changes that affect the plan



* understanding what is actually happening
* if there is a significant deviation from what should be happening
* if there is changing resources

long, medium or short-term

3

activities of planning and control

scheduling
sequencing
loading: how much, and who
monitoring and control

4

finite loading


calculates the start and finish dates, very detailed, taking into account existing resource load

5

infinite loading


without taking into account the existing resource, possible for resource overloads to occur

6

push system

where material is moved on the next stage as soon as it has been processed

7

pull system

where material is moved only when the next stage wants it