Patent Number: 7,715,936

Title: System and method for the production of goods or products

Abstract: A computer-based system and method for production planning are described that relies on developing factory shop floor modeling. This modeling includes simulating the factory shop floor to create a Virtual Factory. This Virtual Factory provides the ability to assess any possible production sequence for determining an optimal of production sequence according to the criteria defined the user.

Inventors: Thierauf; Rainer (West Linn, OR)

Assignee: I-Factory Inc.

International Classification: G06F 19/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/11/12018