How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13

Odoo an Open source ERP solution helps you to implement and customize Manufacturing ERP software for your business. Manufacturing module in Odoo manage all manufacturing related activities. In Odoo, custom manufacturing work orders are created with the help of work centers and routing concepts. Manufacturing in Odoo is more helpful for the production of a manufactured product or the product is built by some other products with different quantities. In this Blog, you are going to discuss the “How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13”.


Firstly, you can install the manufacturing module in your database.

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After installing the manufacturing module in your database at that time, you can tick the checkbox of Work Order in the manufacturing module.

Go to Manufacturing -> Settings -> and tick the checkbox of Work Order then click on the Save button.

Now you can create new Work Centers and Routings in your manufacturing module.

Go to Manufacturing> Master Data -> Work centers.

How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13

You can create a new work center and fill the required fields like Work Center Name, Alternative Workcenters, Code, Working Hours, Company. Now you can fill the following fields under the General Information Tab. You can add performance indices like time efficiency factor, capacity, OEE target, cost per hour, etc.  from General Information Tab.  

How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13

In the manufacturing module, routings can be used to specify the manufacturing operations to be done in work centers to develop a certain product. Every product has its own routes. It is not a single step process the manufacturing process may consist of many work centers and any work centers have its own processes and process time.  At that time you can set the route of the specific manufacturing process. 

Routing completely depends on the manufacturing company process. A few companies have the same type of manufacturing process. Then you can create only one type of routing. A few companies have a distinct manufacturing process  Then you can create multiple routing.

Go to Manufacturing -> Master data -> Routing

How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13

Now you can click on the routings button to create new routing in your database. 

How To Manage Various Step Manufacturing in Odoo V13

Once you have created a product and at least one component select them from the relevant dropdown menus to add them to your bill of materials (BoM).  

Go to Manufacturing > Master Data > Bill of Materials > Create

Now we are creating the new  Bills of Material (BoM). The product name and its quantity are essential fields. Add product quantity and each raw material and its in the ‘Components’ tab by clicking ‘Add an Item’. Later you added all the components, click on the Save button.

Now you can set the name of the Routing properly. Routings define the manufacturing operations to be done in work centers to produce a certain product. Routing is usually attached to bills of materials, which will define the assembly of products required for manufacturing or to produce finished products

Now you can create a  new manufacturing order for the products. Enter the information on the following required fields like product name, quality to produce, BoM, routing, Deadline, Plan from, Responsible, Source, Company, etc. At that time, you can be configured three types of work center operations.

Go to Manufacturing -> Operations -> Manufacturing orders. 

After clicking on the Plan button the stage of the Manufacturing Order is to be changed. Now Manufacturing Order is going to the Planned stage. Now clicking on the Work Order button to view the various type of orders.

Now Lets’ see the various work orders view like Packing, Testing, Long time assembly.

Now your first work order will be in a ready state and others work order in a pending state and waiting for another Work Order. At the same time, the first order is completed, now the second work order and third work order stage will automatically get changed to Ready state and process.

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