The planning function allows the users to utilize the maximum allowable time between inspections and checks.
The Logistics module with its frequently automatically adjusted re-order level brings up for reordering review only those part numbers that need replenishment consideration at the right time for the Buyer to make the decisions and issue a Purchase Order at the right time.
Surplus and dead inventory is identified and so can be converted to cash.
Open orders are easily managed and orders approaching their due dates are identified early enough not to cause part shortages.
Through the ABC categorisation of parts controlled at batch level AMICOS allows for different buying periods to be set, thus minimising the value of the inventory.
AMICOS has several methods to stock check the inventory including a perpetual stock check module that continuously controls that the actual stock quantity is that indicated in the system.
AMICOS offers an electronic material request system which allows the technicians in the work shops, in the hangar, and on the line to order parts without having to leave their work place.
AMICOS has a detailed reporting system allowing management to view the development of work in progress and take any appropriate action.
AMICOS has a financial reporting system as detailed as each operator requires and with the details required by each user.
AMICOS has a float calculating module that allows the user to adjust his float of rotable components to the most economical level and can also be used to answer ‘what if’ questions.