A Workstation stores information regarding the place where the workstation operations are carried out.
Data regarding the operation cost, rent, electricity can be stored here.
Note: An Operation can take place at multiple Workstations.
An Operation takes place at a Workstation. The Operation is the work performed and the Workstation is the place/machine where it is performed. For example, melting is an Operation that can be done at 10 different Workstations.
To access the Workstation list, go to:
Home > Manufacturing > Bill of Materials > Workstation
1. How to create a Workstation
- Go to the Workstation list, click on New.
- Enter a name for the Workstation.
- Under Operating Costs, enter the following as applicable:
- Electricity Cost
- Rent Cost
- Consumable Cost
Optionally, you can enter a description for the Workstation.
The hours when the Workstation will be Operational can be added. On adding a Holiday list, the days listed as holidays won't be counted as working for the Workstation.
After saving the Workstation, the following actions can be performed against it:
2.1 Working Hours
Under Working Hours table, you can add start and end times for a Workstation. For example, a Workstation may be active from 9 am to 1 pm, then 2 pm to 5 pm. You can also specify the working hours based on shifts. While scheduling a Work Order, the system will check for the availability of the Workstation based on the working hours specified.
2.2 Holiday List
- A Holiday List can be added to exclude counting these days for the Workstation.
Note : You can enable overtime for a Workstation in Manufacturing Settings
- Bill Of Materials
- Work Order
- Job Card