Executive Briefings

Optimized Planning For A World Leader In Aluminum Production

Challenge: Quintiq needed to optimize company planning for one of the world's largest aluminum production companies. The solution needed to manage the synchronization of resources, and increase throughput to support over 1.3 million tons of annual production, producing $8 billion in annual revenue.

Solution: The company selected Quintiq's Company Planner and Metal Scheduler for its ability to easily implement across several European plants. The solutions take the many variables into account when manufacturing aluminum rolled products, recycling, melting, and casting.

Results: After implementation, this company saw a 45% increase in on-time production, running more than 90% of products on-time. The company became more flexible and transparent across all business platforms, allowing for an increase in sales and inventory turnovers. Since implementation in 2004, the company has purchased additional Quintiq software for various parts of its business.

About the Solution Provider: Quintiq is an international company whose vision is to solve every planning puzzle with a single software platform. Since 1997, Quintiq has become an industry leader in supply chain planning and optimization. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 companies across the globe use Quintiq on a daily basis.

Web: www.quintiq.com

Phone: 610-964-8111

Solution: The company selected Quintiq's Company Planner and Metal Scheduler for its ability to easily implement across several European plants. The solutions take the many variables into account when manufacturing aluminum rolled products, recycling, melting, and casting.

Results: After implementation, this company saw a 45% increase in on-time production, running more than 90% of products on-time. The company became more flexible and transparent across all business platforms, allowing for an increase in sales and inventory turnovers. Since implementation in 2004, the company has purchased additional Quintiq software for various parts of its business.

About the Solution Provider: Quintiq is an international company whose vision is to solve every planning puzzle with a single software platform. Since 1997, Quintiq has become an industry leader in supply chain planning and optimization. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 companies across the globe use Quintiq on a daily basis.

Web: www.quintiq.com

Phone: 610-964-8111