Manufacturing Operations

Definition(s)


Manufacturing Operations

Collection of production, maintenance, and quality assurance operations and their relationship to other activities of a production facility.

  • NOTE: Manufacturing operations include:
  1. manufacturing or processing facility activities that coordinate the personnel, equipment, and material involved in the conversion of raw materials or parts into products.
  2. functions that may be performed by physical equipment, human effort, and information systems.
  3. managing information about the schedules, use, capability, definition, history, and status of all resources (personnel, equipment, and material) within the manufacturing facility

Source: ANSI/ISA–99.00.01–2007, Security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems, Part 1: Terminology, Concepts, and Models, 29 October 2007. National Standard