634-2014/03 – Industrial Logistics (PL)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Management in IndustryCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CEC0082 Mgr. Martin Čech, Ph.D.
LEN36 prof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.
WIC005 Ing. Pavel Wicher, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 18+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student will be well informed in principles and conceptions used for logistics management of industrial enterprises and supply chains, will meet with main and supporting logistics processes and will acquire tools and methods suitable for analysis and solving of logistics problems.

Teaching methods

Project work


Definition, goals, essential principles, and development of logistics in industrial enterprises and supply chains. Logistics management of main logistics processes (purchase, production, and distribution) and supporting logistics processes (inventory control, warehousing, material handling, packaging, and transportation). Concepts, systems and tools for logistics management of industrial enterprises.

Compulsory literature:

LENORT, R. Production Logistics Concepts and Systems: Potential for Use in Metallurgical and Waste Processing Companies. Krakow: AGH University of Science and Technology Press, 2010. ISBN 978-83-7464-302-3.

Recommended literature:

MURPHY, P. R. and A. M. KNEMEYER. Contemporary logistics. Boston: Pearson, 2015. ISBN 978-1-292-00484-6.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Písemná zkouška. Vypracování dvou seminárních prací, absolvování průběžných testů.


Integrovaný systém modulární počítačové podpory výuky ekonomicko-technického zaměření (http://lms.vsb.cz): - Vzdělávací modul 7 – Výrobně-logistické rozhodování: submodul Řízení zásob, submodul Výběr a hodnocení dodavatelů, submodul Počítačová simulace v prostředí simulačního softwaru DOSIMIS 3, submodul Logistická hra. - LENORT, R. Průmyslová logistika. Studijní opory. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2012.

Other requirements

Elaboration of two seminar projects, completion of continuous tests.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
634-2010 RVP Operations Management Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Logistics management of industrial enterprise - definition, objectives, basic principles. 2. Industrial supply chain management - development and the latest trends of industrial supply chain management. 3. Purchase logistics management - definition, types of pruchasing situations, purchasing process, supplier evaluation and selection. 4. Manufacturing logistics management - definition, reasons for its development, logistics solutions in manufacturing, logistics in Czech industrial production, types of production and their impact on logistics. 5. MRP/ERP systems - definition, structure and example of utilisation of MRP I systém in industrial production, MRP II, ERP, and APS systems. 6. Theory of Constraints and DBR system - definition of Theory of Constraints, ongoing improvement process, DBR system and possibilities of its application in industrial production. 7. Just-in-time concept and Kanban system as main pillars of Lean manufacturing - just-in-time concept definition, comparison of traditional and JIT manufacturing, problems with JIT implementation, JIT implementation in industrial production, alternative solutions, Kanban and Milkrun system. 8. Distribution logistics management - definition and reasons of its development, structure of industrial distribution chains, Distribution Requirement Planning, ECR and QR systems. 9. Inventory analysis and control - reasons for holding inventories, inventory costs, inventory classification, methods and recommendations for inventory control. 10. Packaging and handling - definition, packaging and handling units, handling equipment. 11. Warehouse management - definition, warehouse activities and technologies. 12. Transportation and transport - definition, industrial transport segmentation, selection of mode of transport.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester, validity until: 2019/2020 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 30  20
        Examination Examination 70  32
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 80% attendance in seminars.

Show history

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
FMT+9360 2020/2021 Full-time English Optional 600 - Faculty of Materials Science and Technology - Dean's Office stu. block