Vicinity Manufacturing

Vicinity is a powerful manufacturing module for several Microsoft Dynamics ERP solutions that provides some serious functionality specific for batch creation and process manufacturers. Vicinity is a powerful tool for Master Production Scheduling and leans on PlanetTogether APS to take it one step further to create the production schedule at the task level. You already have Vicinity; kick it up a notch with PlanetTogether APS.

 

Data Flows

Import data from Vicinity to PlanetTogether:

Work Center Groups and Work Centers

Machines, Items and Inventory

Bills of Material

Sales, Purchase and Production Orders

Routing Lines and Production Order Components

 

Publish Schedule from PlanetTogether to Vicinity:

Start and End dates at the task level

Reported Quantities

Reported Time

Job Statuses

 

Field Level Details

Import Fields

Work Orders

Property Vicinity Table Field
Batch Number BatchHeaders BatchNumber
Name BatchHeaders BatchNumber
Description BatchHeaders BatchDescription
Due Date BatchHeaders PlantEndDate

 

Routing

Property Vicinity Table Field
Batch Number BatchEndItems and BatchProcedures BatchNumber
Operation Sequence BatchEndItems and BatchProcedures LineIDNumber
Run Time BatchEndItems and BatchProcedures Runtimespan/60

 

Bills of Material

Property Vicinity Table Field
Work Order Number BatchHeaders BatchNumber
Routing Step BatchEnditems and BatchProcedures LineIDNumber
Item Number Components ComponentID

 

Resources

Property Vicinity Table Field
Plant N/A [Hardcoded]
Department N/A [Hardcoded]
Resource Code ProcessCells and ProcessUnits ProcessCelID and ProcessUnitID
Resource ID ProcessCells and ProcessUnits ProcessCelID and ProcessUnitID

 

Capabilities

Property Vicinity Table Field
Machine Ability ProcessCells and ProcessUnits ProcessCelID and ProcessUnitID
Machine Name ProcessCells and ProcessUnits ProcessCelID and ProcessUnitID