SAP Bills of Materials Management

SAP Bills of Materials Management

Bills of Materials are used extensively in Plant Maintenance for asset parts and consumables but also in Engineering, Production, Sales and Document management. Learn best practices for Asset BOMs, how to create various BOM entities and use various skills for BOM management and reporting to facilitate constant improvement and sustainment.

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Course Goal

  • Learn best practices for asset BOMs
  • Create Assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Understand how to manage BOMs better
  • Learn various reports for BOM management


  • Consultants
  • End users
  • IT/Business analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Project team members


Lesson Plan

Creating Bills of Materials
1 Introduction to Bills of Materials Preview
2 Creating BOMs Overview
3 Creating Asset BOMs - Functional Location IB11
4 Change BOM - delete material and BOM IB12
5 Creating Asset BOMs - Equipment IB01
6 Creating Material BOMs CS01
7 Assembly as construction type in Equipment MMP1 CS01 IE02
8 Create sub-assembly MMP1 CS02
9 Creating Alternate BOMs in error CS01
10 Adding Item Text to a Material CS02
11 Adding a Document inside a BOM CS02
Managing BOMs
12 BOM Management Overview
13 BOMs in Orders-IW31
14 BOMs in General Task Lists-IA06
15 Simple Sorting Procedures-CS02
16 Sorting a Large BOM-CS02
17 Inserting Items in a Sorted BOM-CS02
18 Getting Multiple Materials into an Assembly
19 Mass Change BOMs-CS20
20 Reporting BOMs Overview
21 Material Where Used in BOMs CS15
22 Material Where Used in EQ BOMs CS15
23 Material Where Used in Task Lists IP62
24 List Equipment using Construction Type IH08
25 List Task Lists using Assembly IA09
26 Compare Two BOMs CS14
27 Change Docs for BOMs CS80
BOM Visualizations
28 Options for BOM Visualization and Appendix Review
29 BOM Introduction Handout
30 Managing BOMs Handout
31 Reporting BOMs Handout
32 BOM Visualization and Appendix Handout


Greg Olynyk

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Greg Olynyk

SAP PM Consultant

An independent and enthusiastic SAP PM Consultant with more than 25 years experience teaching adults how to effectively use software. Since 2003, specializing in SAP PM in data management, data cleansing, instructional design, coaching and course delivery. Expert level skills in SAP PM and DMS as well as Microsoft Access, Excel and Project. Experienced in industries such as Pulp and Paper, Oil and Gas, Mining and Utilities.

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