ECO or Engineering departments are organization entities to which ECOs are assigned. ECO departments are not tied to any inventory org structure but it gives flexibility based on business need to setup engineering entities.
ECO Departments are setup using the same screen as Inventory Organizations or Operating Units.
Navigation: Engineering -> Setups -> ECO Departments
Click “New” to enter new department
1) Name: Name of the ECO Department
2) Type: Usually it should be “department” for ECO department
3) From: Effective start date
4) To: Effective end date
5) Location: Pre-defined physical locations that represent the physical address of the department
6) Organization Classification Name: It should be ‘ECO Department’
7) Enabled Flag: Check the flag to enable.
Save the changes.