Industrial plants spare parts demand comprises a lifecycle of needs for initial, emergency and regular operating spare parts. Procurement of these parts has often been linked to high costs, inability to meet delivery dates, and failure to understand customer’s strategic needs.
Managing Procurement and End-to-End MRO Supply
In a business atmosphere where pressure on spend rationalization is increasing, we offer industrial customers various possibilities for managing their procurement and end-to-end maintenance, repair and operations supply chains in cost effective ways.
We provide an integrated set of spare parts procurement services while constantly striving to lower the total procurement costs and meeting the highest standards of quality assurance and ensuring a timely delivery of the parts. All our models and contracts are customized to meet customers’ requirements covering the entire flow from order until delivery using modern information technology compatible with any enterprise resources planning system:
- Significant costs savings by benefiting from a dedicated spare parts procurement service
- Optimized resources and less burdens caused by managing spare parts supply
- Sourcing of parts at the manufacturer of the original equipment, machines or parts
- Negotiated vendor prices and guaranteed lead times
- Longer-term agreements with fixed prices
Long-Term price Agreements and Guaranteed Delivery Times
All our models are value based: a use of genuine parts to ensure specified operation, automation for minimal transaction costs, guaranteed lead times and weekly consolidated shipments for lower stocking levels. In order to reduce high costs driven by spot buying practices, customers have the unique opportunity to benefit from our longer-term price agreements with guaranteed lead times based on thorough assessment of overall spend backed with best-in class industry benchmarks and practice. Our unparalleled ability to tailor the services and fees to the needs and demands of each plant helps to achieve optimized cost-performance benefits.