Optimizing 777X Wing Recovery Planning for On-Time Delivery

As Boeing prepared for full-rate production, the Composite Wing Center (CWC) needed to strengthen its ability to respond quickly to unexpected delays with a recovery planning process that minimized costs and reduced the risk of missing a delivery.

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Student Team:
Lizzy Ettleson–EGL (BSE & MSE Industrial & Operations Engineering)
James Holden–Master of Business Administration
Peter Rasmussen–Master of Business Administration


Project Sponsor:
Rafael Sanchez Morales – Manager, Industrial Engineering, 777X Wings


Faculty Advisors:
Richard Hughes –College of Engineering
Ned Smith–Kellogg School of Management

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