Fulfillment Center Truck Yard Capacity Forecasting

The Amazon Yard Management team will develop demand capacity forecasting capabilities for distribution in order to reduce truck yard costs without reducing service levels. The team will then use prescriptive analytics to further identify opportunities for cost reduction.

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Student Team:

Corinne Beemer— EGL (BSE/MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering)

Muhammad Umair— EGL (BSE/MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering)


Project Sponsors:

Sam Eldersveld — Director, Supply Chain Data Science, Transportation Execution

Navjot Singh — Sr. Manager, Technical Program Management, Transportation Execution


Faculty Advisors:

David Kaufman — College of Engineering

Brain Talbot — Ross School of Business

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