SAP PP – Capacity

Types of Capacity
Work center capacities
Pooled capacities
Reference capacities
Default capacities

Capacity Category
001 – Machine
002 – Labor

[Header]
Capacity planner grp
Pooled capacity
Grouping
Factory calendar ID
Active version
Start
Finish
Capacity utilization
Length of breaks
No. of indiv. cap.
Relevant to finite scheduling
Can be used by several operations

Types of capacity
1) Work center capacity – created with reference to work center
2) Pooled capacity – limited capacity shared by many work centers
3) Reference capacity –

Reference capacity vs Pooled capacity
1) Capacity header > Pooled capacity
2) Capacity header > Can be used by several operations
3) Work center > Capacities > Pooled capacity