M105 - Glossary
Like all subject areas, manufacturing and the Theory of Constraints have both developed their own jargon. This unit provides a translation for the most commonly used acronyms, terms and phrases and the unit where you will find a definition (if available).
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BM - Buffer Management. See M141.
CCR - Capacity Constrained Resource. See M136.
DBR - Drum-Buffer-Rope. See M122.
Dr. Eliyahu M. Goldratt. See M104.
EOQ - Economic Order Quantity. See M113.
MOQ - Minimum Order Quantity. See M113.
PLT - Production Lead Time. See M133.
QLT - Quoted Lead Time. See M133.
SDBR - Simplified Drum-Buffer-Rope. See M121.
The Goal. See M104.
TOC - Theory of Constraints. See M104.