Implementing Batch Split on PI Sheets – a hands on experience.

MAN Production Planning (PP), SAP Manufacturing Execution

Process Instruction Sheets provides a unified interface for accessing many functions of the production process. It acts as a dashboard providing a homogeneous control over most of these processes. In process industries, it is quintessential to work with batches. Hence provision of options to work with batches and its handling mechanisms like determination, splitting is […]

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XSteps: How to reference two columns belonging to different repeated data requests?

MAN Production Planning (PP), SAP Manufacturing Execution

With the introduction of XSteps as an improvement over the classical process instructions, the design and programming of PI sheets has become a lot easy. We have moved from the days of programming the process instructions to drag-and-drop of controls. There has been a paradigm shift with more focus on data, which is realized in […]

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Batch Determination of components in the Production Order in S/4 1709

MAN Production Planning (PP), Manufacturing

What is mean by Batch Determination in the Production Orders? Batch Determination is the Process, by which system is able to assign/propose the suitable Batches for the Batch managed components in the Production Order, which meets desired Selection Criteria/business requirement Business scenario In the Production of the Finished Material (Ex: FG-BATCH), using one of the […]

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How to create planned orders/purchase requisitions/production orders directly when sales orders are created without running MRP

MAN Production Planning (PP), Manufacturing

Sometimes, it is required in business that the planned orders/purchase requisitions/production orders can be created in transaction code VA01 directly when sales orders are created without running MRP for the sales orders. This can be realized through one of the solutions below. Solution 1: Automatic planning A purchase requisition is created for sales order 14086/10 […]

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