Anjali AjithMay 27, 2020
Work center is an organization unit where manufacturing activities can be perform. A product as a whole may or may not be complete from a single work center. Manufacturing activity or Operations are carried out at different Work Centers depending up on the type of work that is carried out in each work place. In this blog we will discuss in detail on Work center in Odoo 13 Manufacturing.
For this purpose you might need to install the manufacturing module. Go to Configuration --> Settings -->Work orders.
Enable the Work orders to manage the work centers.
Up on enabling an over view window of work center look like this.
One can directly go to the work centers from this window or can follow
Master data →Work centers →create, to create a work center.
Fill all the fields will suitable information's. On the top you will be able to see some smart buttons ,Which will help to have simplified views based on that category .
These are the newly form work centers.
Once manufacturing order is given, it will processes and shows the status of the order here.
You can give colour to the work centers, adjust the settings etc by clicking on the dots on the top right corner.
After creating the work center next step is to create new routing.
Go to Master Data → Routing
Click on Add a line to give necessary work center operations.
If you have to upload any file regarding the operations, you can do so by clicking on upload file in the worksheet tab.
See I have created another operation with a different work center.
The order of the works to be done is important here. The works progress in this order.
So now we are going to apply this routing to build a material.
Now we are going to create a manufacturing order
Our first order is ready as you see the highlighted line. So to process that click on the order. You will be able to see the buttons like these shown below.
When a work is complete the dash board of the workplace will appear like this.
Now is if start the work in second work place, it will show In progress instead of To launch.
When both of the works are done, you can mark them as Mark as done to indicate finished works
You can view the productivity analysis in OEE here. These are two views of finished works.
Hope, this blog help in understanding about Work center in Odoo13 Manufacturing.