Home
 > search for

Featured Documents related to »  steel casting

Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
Start evaluating software now
Country:

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » steel casting


Manufacturing Software for an Integrated Steel Plant
Manufacturing processes for an integrated steel plant typically encompass three distinct types of manufacturing: flow manufacturing, process manufacturing, and

steel casting  is produced. This liquid steel is either sent to a continuous casting plant, or it is poured into molds and cools to make steel ingots. If sent to a continuous casting plant, the liquid steel is poured into the top of a mold whose bottom end is open and water-cooled. During passage through the mold, the liquid steel solidifies and takes the shape of the bottom end of the mold, generally forming a slab or a bloom. This solidified steel is continuously removed from the bottom of the mold at the same rate Read More...
Case Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA
German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety

steel casting  Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities. Read More...
Broner Metals Solutions Ltd
Broner Metals Solutions is exclusively focused on delivering value to the steel and aluminium industries through the application of supply chain planning

steel casting  delivering value to the steel and aluminium industries through the application of supply chain planning, scheduling, and manufacturing execution systems (MESs). The company aims to deliver: reduced inventory, shorter manufacturing lead times, increased throughput, improved delivery performance, and better customer service. Broner Metals Solutions has almost 20 years'' experience, and provides an integrated suite of products developed specifically for metals. Our solutions include: demand management, sales Read More...
7 Tips for Hiring Great Consultants
Back in April, I wrote about a consulting firm whose excellent service had earned it rave reviews from a client.The secret to the firm’s success, it turned

steel casting  Tips for Hiring Great Consultants Back in April,  I wrote about a consulting firm  whose excellent service had earned it rave reviews from a client. The secret to the firm’s success, it turned out, was pretty simple. Its consultants made sure they understood the client, they committed to the project, they kept their promises, and they followed up. In other words, that firm displayed a genuine commitment to excellence that can be hard to find. So hard that some of our readers began to wonder how, if Read More...
Global IT Evaluator Teams Up with Leading, National Consultancy to Help Businesses Compare Software Better
Access Enterprise Solutions (AES) and Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) announce the launch of a new alliance that will provide customer-centric, locally

steel casting  delivery; aircraft engine manufacturing; steel and metals production; K-12 education; the public sector; and publishing. Jason Seibert, managing director and COO for AES ( www.aesit.com ) indicates “the consultancy-based model for software and technology assessments allows for practical and pragmatic software evaluations and recommendations to our clients. We are excited to apply our extensive ERP experience using the eBestMatch decision support tools for our customers to select the correct Read More...
One Step Closer to the Global ASP
On June 21, 2000, J.D. Edwards & Company, announced the Company’s JDe.sourcing application hosting program has expanded its scope through partnerships with

steel casting  an Austria-based virtual digital steel marketplace. U.K. & Canada : IBM Global Services provides application hosting tailored to specific vertical markets for customers in the United Kingdom. IBM has recently expanded its relationship with JDe.sourcing to include the U.S., the U.K. and Canada. South Africa : Enterprise Outsourcing (EOH) offers application hosting for the small and medium enterprise (SME) market in South Africa. EOH creates end-to-end trading exchanges for e-services in chosen Read More...
SCM Software for Mills
Demand for mill products especially in the metals and packaging industry is growing fast. This presents a good opportunity for the software vendors who cater to

steel casting  cutting, surface treatment etc. Steel, other metals, paper, packaging material, textiles, and some other similar products manufacturing industry segments constitute the mill industry. Each of these industry segments may have a different set of unique requirements but all of them share some common operational and business similarities. For example, a typical order may consist of product names, weight, material grade, width, surface treatment, length, roll or coil inner core diameter, roll or coil outer Read More...
Ross Systems'' Focus Yields More Value For Process Manufacturers
For a vendor, focus is good, as it often results with more value to its targeted customers. A highly focused vendor can also remain profitable even in

steel casting  including pulp and paper, steel and building materials, account for 28% of the company''s customers. Examples of specific functions for these industries, in addition to many functional requirements that are mentioned earlier in other industries, include lot traceability with heat tracing and chemistry, roll tracing, and the ability to manage dimensional products (e.g., linear feet and square feet). Triangle Brick produces a low complexity product (bricks) that has a high complexity supply chain Read More...
Voting Technology: An Evaluation of Requirements and Solutions
The issues created by the use of punch card ballots, an obsolete technology, during the recent US Presidential election are similar to the ones that businesses

steel casting  Technology: An Evaluation of Requirements and Solutions Introduction Technological change impacts politics as well as business. The recent United States Presidential election sheds light on problems that can arise from the use of punch card ballots, an obsolete technology. Some observers are suggesting high-tech alternatives such as the Internet, while others viscerally distrust computer technology and would eschew it altogether. These issues are similar to the ones that businesses confront every Read More...
The Sweet Spot of One Merging ERP Vendor
CMS Software (now known as Solarsoft Business Systems) may not be a huge global player, but its enterprise resource planning solutions address a wide spectrum

steel casting  an activity) of lots, steel coils, plastic resins, and subassemblies, making the system also suitable for some esoteric industry segments (see The Tricky Enterprise Applications Needs of Plastics Producers and Mill Industries: A Generic ERP Challenge ). Pervasive serialization logically integrates the supply chain, physical inventory management, quality recording, production reporting, release management, and customer service operations, since managers can, on a single screen, visually assimilate all Read More...
ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments
The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by

steel casting  the rolling plants of steel, aluminum, and other metals semi-fabricators; to the continuous outputs of paper and board mills. Read More...
Intentia Braces For Its Ongoing Roller-Coaster Ride Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations
To continue to expand beyond its European roots and succeed in other markets, Intentia must continue to focus on marketing and sales, both direct and indirect

steel casting  prestigious accounts like BHP Steel and it is the only vendor besides SAP with a full presence in Japan), without which no vendor can have a strong global competitive position, another area of its weakness has been a dearth of its prominent product (both technology and functionality wise) and system implementation partners. The company has been tardy to partner with any non-IBM technology provider, and its partnerships in the past have been rather reactive to a sporadic opportunity or customer request Read More...
SKF Automotive Bearings Co. Ltd.
SKF (AB Svenska Kullagerfabriken) was founded in 1907, with headquarters and a laboratory in Gothenburg, Sweden, and an R&D center in the Netherlands. SKF is

steel casting  bearings, seals and specialty steel, claiming 20% of the world market share. SKF has 80 manufacturing sites employing about 40,000, and an additional 20,000 distributors in 130 countries worldwide. Revenue in 2001 reached 24.6 billion U.S. dollars, and for the first 9 months of 2002, SKF Group’s revenue showed 25.3 billion, grossing 2.04 billion. Read More...
Does Supply Chain Management Software Make Sense in Wholesale Distribution? Part 3: Meeting the Objectives
Because the technology has become easier to implement, use, and maintain, many of the challenges to achieving the benefits that supply chain management software

steel casting  This paper examines the steel service center segment of the wholesale distribution industry as a case in point of the challenges facing distributors and the relief offered through supply chain software. This is Part Three of a three-part note. Part One defined the Challenge faced by wholesale distributors. Part Two discussed the Critical Objectives in meeting this challenge. This part covers meeting the objectives with Supply Chain Management Software. Meeting the Objectives with Supply Chain Management Read More...
What Are Your Competitors Telling You? A Case Study: SAP''s New Advertising Campaign
SAP has a new marketing campaign. What does this mean for competitors, prospective buyers, and business-to-business marketing professionals? This case study

steel casting  Are Your Competitors Telling You? A Case Study: SAP''s New Advertising Campaign Overview You need to pay close attention to your competitors'' marketing campaigns, and not just to stay on top of their positioning strategies. Detecting a change signals the need to thoroughly re-evaluate the competitor and to consider how that change may affect you. Such a change could indicate a management change at your competitor, a new company strategy, a change in target market, pressure from other competitors, or Read More...

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others