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3025467 - Cost Center field blank in Purchase Requisition created from Maintenance Order


 A Cost Center is maintained in a work / maintenance order , the Purchase Requsition created automatically from the order  when saving  shows the Cost Center field as blank on the Account Assignment Tab


  • SAP Asset Management (PM)
  • SAP S/4HANA, cloud edition

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access the "Display Maintenance Order" app
  2. Input order
  3. Navigate to tab Organizational Data
  4. under Account Assignment a Cost Center is maintained
  5. Access the App Change Purchase Requisition
  6. Input the Purchase Requisition that was created from the order
  7. Navigate to tab Account Assignment 
  8. Cost Center field is blank


When a purchase requisition is created from a Maintenance Order then the Maintenance Order is the costing object and not the cost center.

The cost center is not copied from the maintenance order


System Works as Designed.


Cost Centre , 'Display Maintenance Order' , 'Change Purchase Requisition' , KBA , PM-WOC-MO-PUR , Purchasing (external processing, requisitions, services) , PM-FIO , Fiori User Interface (UI) for PM , PM-WOC-MO-PUR-2CL , Purchasing (external processing, requisitions, services) , Problem


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