Machine and Labor cost calculation in Sage X3

By | October 3, 2019

In Sage X3, we may come across a scenario where we need to calculate machine and labor time for the specific release quantity on basis of time, cost for machine and labor will be calculated.

Navigate to -> Manufacturing -> Technical Data -> Standard Operation

Standard Operation
  • Here we have entered setup and run time for machine is 2 & 3 hours respectively.
  • And we have entered setup and operational time for labor is 2 & 5 hours respectively.
  • There is no impact of preparation, wait time and post operation time on cost calculation.
Routing Management Decalration
Routing Management
  • We need to map standard operation in routing management so that it can invoke the details (Work centers, operational timings, etc) in routing management.
  • Routing code is tagged with finished good product so it will be directly inherited in work order and calculation will be as per standard operation.
Machine calculation in hours
Machine calculation
  • Now for a completed work order for release quantity 6, calculation will be as follows.
  • Machine:

Declaration in standard operation

Setup Time: 2 Hours

Run Time: 3 hours / UN

Calculation for work order

Setup Time: 2 hours

Run Time:  3 Hours / UN * 6(release Quantity) = 18 Hours (Total for work Order)

Labor operational time calculation
Labor operational calculation
  • Labour:

Setup Time: 2 Hours

Operation Time: 5 hours / UN

Calculation for work order

Setup Time:

2 hours (Machine Setup Time) * 3 hours (labour Setup Time) = 6 Hours

Operational Time:

 3 Hours (Machine Run Time) * 6 (release Quantity) * 5 Hours (Operational Time) = 90 Hours (Total for work Order)

  • On basis of calculated time, final cost will be calculated.

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