Information Systems for Steel Production: The Importance of Resilience

  • Elmar SteinerEmail author
  • Georg Weichhart
  • Andreas Beham
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11231)


In this initial research work we show the industrial need to analyze production systems with respect to their resilience. In the LOISI project enterprise models will be developed to support the analysis and management of resilient production processes for half-finished steel products. We describe the software models currently developed and the conceptual integration. We briefly reflect on challenges to be met in a demanding industrial setting.


Production process Discrete-time simulation Operations research Logistics Industry case 



The research described in this paper has been funded by the Governments of Upper Austria, Styria and the FFG: FFG Project “Logistics Optimisation in Steel Industry (LOISI)” Contract nr.: 855325.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.voestalpine Stahl Donawitz GmbhLeobenAustria
  2. 2.PROFACTOR GmbhSteyrAustria
  3. 3.HEAL: FH-OÖHagenbergAustria

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