Erweiterung: MIAS verdoppelt Produktionsvolumen in Ungarn
Expansion: MIAS doubles production volume in Hungary
The Karlsruhe-based consultancy Integrated Logistics Systems (ILS) has taken on the role of general contractor for the planning of the production and logistics processes for the Hungarian Gyöngyös site of the Munich-based Jungheinrich subsidiary Mias. As the company has announced, the plant located around 50 kilometers northeast of Budapest is considered the central production site for storage and retrieval machines (SRMs) for Europe and overseas...

Verlagerung Produktion
Relocation: Metal processing company relocates production to Eastern Europe
Metal processing company relocates production to Eastern Europe. Consulting company Integrated Logistics Systems (ILS) has taken over the relocation of the production and logistics processes for the site as general contractor. To ensure that the production relocation runs efficiently and without undesirable interruptions, ILS carried out a standardized process mapping...

Lean Management Raffinerie
How lean management works in a refinery
Generational change, tougher international competition, race for the best employees: Total Raffinerie Mitteldeutschland (TRM) has set up a lean project with the help of Integrated Logistics Systems to make the organization more sustainable and efficient....

Lean Management
Monitor degree of improvement in the Lean Cockpit
When lean management is introduced, the Lean Cockpit is used in the lean project phase to monitor the degree of improvement. The Lean Cockpit contains project-specific parameters that...

Planning of new municipal utility depot
Planning of a depot for streetcars with storage hall and workshop by the Karlsruhe-based consultancy Integrated Logistics Systems (ILS). The facility is to hold up to 100 vehicles...Planung Betriebshofes für Tram mit Abstellhalle und Werkstätte durch das Karlsruher Beratungshauses Integrated Logistics Systems (ILS). Die Anlage soll bis zu 100 Fahrzeuge fassen...

Well positioned for the future
In order to be able to continue the growth of recent years in the future, the feather key manufacturer Crummenerl has moved into a new production building. As part of the restructuring, the material flow was also
was also optimized and redesigned according to the plans of the Karlsruhe-based consultancy Integrated Logistics Systems (ILS)....

A master plan for material flow and production

Production and material flow are often perceived as two clearly separate
separate areas. Particularly when a company expands physically following strong growth, this can...

The path to an efficient factory
The path to an efficient factory lies in the ability to recognize waste and the definition of process principles...

Innovative logistics concepts
For many companies in trade and industry, there is still considerable potential for rationalization in the optimization of their material flow. Increasing transparency, boosting employee productivity and reducing process costs are just a few examples...

BMW-EchingMaterial flow optimized at the BMW plant in Eching

The automobile manufacturer BMW and the logistics service provider DB Schenker have sustainably optimized the material flow at the BMW plant in Eching and thus achieved significant increases in efficiency. Karlsruhe-based ILS Integrated Logistics Systems was responsible for the external coordination of the project...

Silencer factory fit for the future
In addition to improving employee productivity, there is often enormous potential for optimization in the production processes themselves. For example, the machine manufacturer Emmerthaler Apparatebau has increased its production capacity in a new container factory by implementing a logistics concept.

Restructuring of production logistics
One of the leading furniture fittings manufacturers in Europe was on the verge of insolvency when the Würth Group took it over. In order to restructure the company quickly, the management consultancy ILS was commissioned with the reorganization and ...


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