Machine capacity planning¶
You can structure Machinery use by clicking the menu item Start > Outline > Structure using the following criteria:
Machine types -> Machine
Machine types -> Project -> Machine
Project -> Machine types -> Machine
Applications for the Machine capacity planning view:
Display of the project’s demand for machines in the project.
Calculation of the usage of every single machine.
Calculation of the total efforts and total costs of every single machine.
Visualisation of the machines allocation in activities.
You can use the Machine capacity planning view for the following:
Analyse the machine usage by means of filter settings.
Change the timescale.
Quick access to the resource pool.
Context menu in the Machine capacity planning view
Show maximum usage per unit of the time – the maximum required number of machine resources for each of the roles / qualifications per day, week, etc.
Show effort per unit of the time – planned effort in machine hours (or machine days, respectively) per day, week, etc.