When Will You Need This?

When you need to know the quantity of entities (parts, patients etc) at a specific location or area at any time during the simulation.

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Work in Progress

Action Logic

Action logic goes on the red routes.

Before Activity2:              Inc v_WIP1

After Activity3:                 Dec v_WIP1

Outputs Available

Labels

Add Labels to review WIP at an activity or a location in real-time.
Work in Progress

Action Logic

The variable for WIP can be used in action logic to determine entity movements. Example:
IF v_WIP1 > 2 Then
{
a_Dir = 1
}
Else
{
a_Dir = 2
}