What are shop floor statuses in Oracle WIP ?
You define shop floor statuses in WIP and assign these statuses to intraoperation steps of the work in process routing operations. Shop floor statuses can be used to control/stopping shop floor move transactions due to various reasons. For example there could be some quality problem in the materials being used in manufacturing. You can view these statuses during move transactions you can define as many shop floor statuses as are required.
When assigned to an intraoperation step of an operation that is associated with a particular repetitive line and assembly, the status applies to all repetitive schedules building that assembly on that line. You can remove or unassign shop floor statuses once your problem is over.