Sulzer Metco Company
Date : 12/1/2012
With this implementation, we consolidated several interfaces into a single interface that captures far more real-time data than we were able to capture before. This will help us further improve our processes.
Rob Bordonaro, Manager, Sourcing and Process Engineering, Sulzer Metco Company, Switzerland
ChallengeSulzer Metco was suffering from shop-floor inefficiencies because it lacked sufficient systems and processes for real-time sharing of actionable information from the shop floor.
SolutionThe company worked with Dell to roll out an SAP MII solution that consolidates shop-floor schedules, reporting and document management. It has improved efficiency, accuracy and visibility into operations.
Benefits• Improves data accuracy
• Provides seamless access to information on production quantities, scrap and reason codes, setup, run and production manufacturing times
• Minimizes manual back-office data entry and reporting
• Integrates document management for on-demand access to thousands of documents
• Requires only minimal training for IT, management and shopfloor staff