Emmerthaler Apparatebau GmbH

Lean support of the value stream through excellent internal procedures in order processing

Short description of the project:

Shop floor management in order processing

  • Reduction of lead times through simultaneous and interdisciplinary operations
  • Optimised use of resources and bottleneck competencies
  • Waste-free order processes

Client Profile

Emmerthaler Apparatebau is a manufacturing company with some 100 employees. Its primary competence is the application of welding technology in the fabrication of sophisticated industrial equipment and vessels needing to comply with specific regulations. The product portfolio includes in particular the design and manufacture of industrial silencers, pump components and cyclone separators, as well as complete solutions, such as the building of pump and compressor units.

Task Solutions

  • Reduction in lead times through simultaneous and interdisciplinary operations
  • Optimised use of resources and bottleneck competencies
  • Waste-free order processes
  • Value streams defined and organisation aligned with those value streams

Client Benefits

  • 100% increase in transparency
  • Enhanced efficiency in order processing
  • Increase in fulfilment of delivery deadlines from 75% to >90%
  • Greater efficiency in regular scheduled communications
  • Clear, future-oriented corporate structure in standard and projects business