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Target cost management for a new generation of transfer systems
A new type of transfer system is to replace the conventional transfer line for the machining of large-volume components, primarily for the automotive industry. Our client is a German manufacturer of transfer lines.
- Adapt the ProWerk Cost Navigator.
- Perform value engineering on all components and subassemblies.
- Tap new procurement sources.
- Incorporate suppliers into the development process at an early stage.
- Draw up suppliers' contracts.
- Simultaneous engineering
- Incorporate assembly into the development process.
- Achieve permanent cost transparency with the costs navigator.
- Project management
A final assessment of the cost-savings achieved can only be carried out after extensive practical trials with which the productivity of the new transfer systems for different applications can be determined and compared with the conventional transfer lines.
Time period: 9 months