Centers of Gravity

    Jul 29, 2019 4:00:30 PM / by Ross Farone

    A Center of Gravity Analysis is a relatively quick and simple way for network evaluation to be performed. 

    It determines if there is a need for a more rigorous and complete Network Design Study, or if simply the analysis would suffice.

    When getting started, first define your goals for the project. Next, gather your pre-existing data. Then, cleanse and validate your data set. Once these things are done in preparation, you can run the model and begin analyzing your results.

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    Topics: Supply Chain Diagnosis, Center of Gravity, Network Design

    Ross Farone

    Written by Ross Farone

    Ross is a Senior Business Solutions Architect at GEODIS with a BSBA degree majoring in Transportation and Logistics from Ohio State University. He has more than 25 years of supply chain logistics experience in various engineering, project management, and operations roles.