Introducing Inbound Storage Tank Management – Process Manufacturing (3UK)

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Introduce inbound storage tank management – process manufacturing (3UK)

Introduction to Inbound Storage Tank Management – Process Manufacturing (3UK)

How to Access SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition Solution Process Flows and Test Scripts

  1. Navigate to SAP Signavio Process Navigator.
  2. Scroll down to the recently added solution scenarios and choose the SAP Best Practices for SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition entry.
  3. In the left area, choose the tab Solution process and select the business area entry Manufacturing.
  4. In list on the right, search for the solution process of interest.
  5. Select the solution process to view the details and the process flow and scroll down to the Accelerator section to access the test script.
You can ignore the SAP Cloud ALM version of test scripts at this point.


This scope item enables the storage tank management process, which supports the procurement of a new batch into the day tank and then mixing of this new batch with an existing batch in the main tank with a special mixing process order type. Quality inspection, results recording, and usage decision are performed both on the externally procured batch and the batch after mixing.

The characteristics of storage tank management are:

Separate storage locations are created for day tank and main tank. An existing batch is already available on the main tank. Only one batch can normally be managed on these storage tanks. Batch determination is carried out at order level.

Key Process Steps

  • Initialize stock of Batch #1

  • Create purchase order to procure Batch #2

  • Receive goods from Batch #2 into day tank from vendor

  • Get a stock overview of batches

  • Monitor inspection lots

  • Record inspection results

  • Record usage decisions

  • Display batch characteristic values of Batch #2

  • Create process order for mixing

  • Create process order confirmation

  • Record inspection results


  • Get a controlled process for mixing two batches of a material

  • Get availability of a dedicated process order type to manage inbound storage tank mixing process

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