The greatest advantage of Objective in my opinion is preventing human error and, therefore, being able to guarantee the assured quality of our products
Jitse Krenn - Head of Planning & Control

The originally Dutch Duijvelaar Pompen is part of the large German KSB group that employs more than 15,000 employees. Duijvelaar Pompen employs 300 employees and is an expert in stainless steel centrifugal pumps and pump systems. 

Challenge

  • Preventing human error
  • Assuring quality
  • Achieving higher volumes 
  • Shorten the production turnaround time
  • Tool to make the work on the work floor easier:
    • Variable instructions shown on a screen
    • Check of every step in the production process
    • Packaging process support at the end of the line
  • Optimise internal/external logistics

Solution

  • Full Objective MES/WMS combined with Pick-to-light and RFID technology
  • Full production flow through MES
  • From the smallest screw to the largest pump: everything can now be easily tracked and traced

Results

  • The production volume rose by 50%
  • The error margin dropped by 80%
  • Objective WMS and MES have simply become part of our organisation