Andrea Sianesi, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management at Politecnico di Milano, was Dean of MIP, the University’s business school, until the end of 2019 and is currently Chairman of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano and PoliHUB, the University’s incubator and accelerator.
The authors; Preface; Acknowledgements; First part. Fundamentals of production systems: 1. Introduction to the production systems; 2. Performances measurement; Second part. Production planning & control: 3. The production system inside the Supply Chain; 4. Stock management models; 5. The “requirement management” techniques; 6. Just In Time, Lean Production and Six Sigma to improve the production system.