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Kitting process Kitting logistics practice is usually utilized with logistics centers and Just-in-time (JIT) delivery. Information required for kitting practice should be available to properly apply this solution. Currently, it requires manual efforts to collect and integrate this information during the planning phase of the projects. Used together with logistics center and JIT delivery, improvements on waste and cost reductions as well as

Kitting process Kitting logistics practice is usually utilized with logistics centers and Just-in-time (JIT) delivery. Information required for kitting practice should be available to properly apply this solution. Currently, it requires manual efforts to collect and integrate this information during the planning phase of the projects. Used together with logistics center and JIT delivery, improvements on waste and cost reductions as well as

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Logistics management plays an essential role in supporting the primary activities in manufacturing industries. Similarly, in the construction industry, logistics operations are a crucial part that directly influence the construction operations. Construction operations management requires various stakeholders to collaborate through effective communi...

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... represents delivering the products or components organized, packed and as one package [17]. Figure 1 illustrates the kitting process; the materials that are delivered to the logistics center from the material suppliers are kitted and delivered to the work locations. It has been proposed that the practice could be used in the construction industry as well [18] [19]. ...

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