Chapter . Design and development of a decision support system for manufacturing systems
T.S. Mujber, T. Szecsi and M.S.J Hashmi
School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland
To remain competitive industries must implement state-of-the-art technology to support the decision-making process. Industries may rely on these technologies to obtain benefits such as the improvement of process data management, better control over operations and improvement in both the planning and decision-making functions. In general, numerous modelling methodologies have been developed to support industries in gaining a better understanding of their system behaviours and processes that will enable them to make the kind ...