On-time delivery in shipping

Details

Company Plant construction multinational
Area Shipping warehouse

Monitoring and reliability of large mechanical components

Aims

  • Improve efficacy and efficiency of operating management of Shipping Warehouse
  • Measure performances of Shipping Warehouse

Solution: Visible Management

The following were designed and set to full capacity:

  • a board for real-time monitoring of the status of goods being shipped
  • an indicator dashboard for the measurement of the Service Levels of the Shipping Warehouse

Main advantages

  • significant reduction in average monthly delay (- 40%)
  • increase in the on time packing list (increase of 13%)
  • possibility to know in real time all orders in “state of sufferance”
  • possibility for the resource manager to know in real time the workloads and to promptly manage the entry of emergency requests
  • greater involvement in the management of emergencies and work peaks for the possibility of all resources, to view the status of individual jobs and to assess the overall progress of the activity
  • greater responsibility for resources, both at the beginning of shift and in shift changes