We make sure manufacturers and supply chains never run out of critical parts. Our automated inventory control solutions monitor, track and trace every piece of equipment used, while providing improved visibility to procurement and spending.

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Published:
December 18, 2020
Solutions:
Vending, Crib-Connect® Software
Client:
Incora – VTMAE / VTSAA
Incora – VTMAE / VTSAA (Aircraft Maintenance)

Challenge

  • Low productivity of expensive 3rd party aircraft mechanic labor due to unavailability of parts.
  • Tasked with ensuring 100% availability of parts on demand.
  • The customer had no visibility into inventory movement and turns.

Approach

  • Utilize smart vending industrial solutions to deliver parts to aircraft mechanics on demand.
  • Enable auto-reorder for inventory that breaches minimum thresholds and track quantities in real time.
  • Enable full visibility to both the supplier and customer enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

Results

  • Eliminated mechanics’ wait time for parts.
  • Placed 15 AutoCrib TX750’s across 15 hangars in three locations across the U.S.
  • Used Tier1 MRO’s Crib Connect® to provide full Integration of data into both customer’s and supplier’s ERP systems.