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20th TOCPA Conference, 23 October 2015, Moscow, Russia

The 20th TOCPA Conference “TOC for Financial Decisions” was held in Moscow, Russia, on 23 October 2015. The 20th TOCPA Conference was yet another intensive TOC event. Over eighty banking and investment professionals, TOC experts and practitioners discussed important issues of assessing financial potential of companies for investment and  credit purposes. You may find photos, […]

Для чего нужно использовать Дерево Существующей Действительности, а для чего НЕ НУЖНО (глава 14, Елена Федурко)

Дерево Существующей Действительности (Current Reality Tree) – это объемный и достаточно сложный логический инструмент, используемый для того, чтобы записать существующие в действительности рассматриваемой системы логические связи между элементами данной системы. Цель ДСД – способствовать более глубокому пониманию той корневой проблемы, которая вызывает к жизни основные нежелательные явления в анализируемой среде. ДСД имеет свой предписанный формат […]

19th TOCPA International Conference, 18-20 June 2015, Bogota, Colombia

19th TOCPA International Conference and TOCPA Master Classes were held in Bogota, Colombia on the 18-20 June, 2015, sponsored by Piensalo Colombia and TOC Strategic Solutions. Pdf materials from the 19th TOCPA International Conference Photos from the 19th TOCPA International Conference This was another significant event of sharing experience among TOC practitioners that have been […]

Solutions, Theory of Constraints

TOC has two sets of solutions: LOGISTICAL SOLUTIONS for managing the flow (of material, products, work in progress, orders, tasks in the project environment, patients in a hospital, etc.) Make to Order – MTO Make to Availability – MTA Purchasing to Order – PTO Purchasing to Availability – PTA Distribution to Availability – DTA Critical […]

Tools, Theory of Constraints

TOC has two sets of tools in accordance with the two sets of solutions: LOGISTICAL SOLUTIONS for managing the flow (of material, products, work in progress, orders, tasks in the project environment, patients in a hospital, etc.) Make to Order – MTO Make to Availability – MTA Purchasing to Order – PTO Purchasing to Availability […]

TOC in Remanufacturing or Chasing Muda

We are continuing to publish chapters from the book Theory of Constrains in Practice. In his article, John Darlington brings his experience of combining TOC, ST Point software (version of OPT) and Lean. The article covers experience of five years (1994-1998).

Thinking Processes (TP)

A set of logical tools to analyze the Current Reality (Clouds, UnDesirable Effects – UDEs, Core Cloud, Current Reality Tree – CRT) understand and solve dilemmas and conflicts (Clouds, Assumptions, Injections) develop solutions (direction of the solution, Injection) check the solution for potential negative outcomes (Negative Branch Reservation – NBR) check the solution for bringing […]

6. TOC in Remanufacturing or Chasing Muda (John Darlington)

A Case Study in TOC and Lean Enterprise Application This chapter belongs to a collection of vintage stories that are worth telling as they are still relevant for today as they were twenty and thirty years ago. The author brings here his experience of combining TOC, ST Point software (version of OPT) and Lean. The […]