production control
noun Date: 1929 systematic planning, coordinating, and directing of all manufacturing activities and influences to insure having goods made on time, of adequate quality, and at reasonable cost

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • production control — ➔ control1 * * * production control UK US noun [U] PRODUCTION ► the activity of managing the production process so that it works effectively: »The department has been 20% more efficient since its production control procedures were computerized …   Financial and business terms

  • production control — gamybos valdymas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. production control vok. Betriebssteuerung, f; Fertigungsleitung, f; Fertigungssteuerung, f rus. управление производством, n; управление технологическим производством, n pranc.… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • production control — noun : systematic planning, coordinating, and directing of all manufacturing activities and influences to insure having goods made on time, of adequate quality, and at reasonable cost * * * the planning and supervision of manufacturing activities …   Useful english dictionary

  • production control — the planning and supervision of manufacturing activities to ensure that goods will be produced on time at the lowest possible cost. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • production control — supervision of a business manufacturing activities until the stage where the product is ready for marketing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Production-control summary — ▪ Table Production control summary processes inventory inspection costs observation measuring rate of output; recording idle time or downtime recording stock levels inspecting materials and parts collecting cost data analysis comparing progress… …   Universalium

  • production control system — gamybos valdymo sistema statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. production control system vok. Fertigungssteuersystem, n; Produktionssteuersystem, n; rechnergestütztes Betriebsleitungssystem, n rus. система управления производством, f… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • organic production control — ekologinės gamybos kontrolė statusas Aprobuotas sritis ekologinis ūkininkavimas apibrėžtis Sertifikavimo įstaigos ar kitų kontrolės įstaigų darbuotojų veikla siekiant nustatyti, ar gaminant žemės ūkio ir maisto produktus laikomasi ekologinę… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • production management — or operations management Planning, implementation, and control of industrial production processes to ensure smooth and efficient operation. Production management techniques are used in both manufacturing and service industries. Production… …   Universalium

  • Control — 50% of the outstanding votes plus one vote. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. control con‧trol 1 [kənˈtrəʊl ǁ ˈtroʊl] noun 1. [countable] an action taken to make sure that something does not increase too much: • Devaluations were… …   Financial and business terms

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