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Hold an Entity Until All Created Entities Are Offloaded

When Will You Need This? When you're in a situation where you have entities (Ex: Aircraft or a truck), that you want to stay at a process (Loading/Off-loading dock) until the entities created (Ex: Pallets/Goods) are offloaded from it. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control [...]

Specific Quantities in Sequence

When Will You Need This? When you need to control the specific number and sequence of each entity type to be processed at a single activity. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control \ Specific Quantities in Sequence. Ease of Use: Easy Ease of Modification: Moderate [...]

Security Car Parallel Inspection

When Will You Need This? When you need to create a car/luggage inspection simulation for point of entrance to a building/compound. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control \ Security Car Parallel Inspection. Ease of Use: Moderate Ease of Modification: Moderate How to Use the Model [...]

Dynamically Change Activity Capacity

When Will You Need This? When you need to change the capacity of a process multiple times during a simulation run. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control \ Dynamically Change Activity Capacity. Ease of Use: Easy Ease of Modification: Moderate How to Use the Model [...]

Pull by Priority – Wait for Area Capacity

When Will You Need This? When you need to pull items from a queue by priority and hold items in the queue until capacity of a group of activities is available. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control \ Pull by Priority - Wait for Area [...]

Pull by Priority – Timed by Type

When Will You Need This? When you need to pull an entity by priority declared and time it by its type. Model Object The following model object can be found in the model objects directory: Flow Control \ Pull by Priority - Timed by Type. Ease of Use: Moderate Ease of Modification: Moderate How to [...]