Construction

Construction industry

Urban transformations, big construction projects, activities with foreign origin and demands coming from lots of markets provided a significant growth on the basis of both the turnover and the operations.  This situation expanded the market and increased the number of the actors.  All your processes from reliable demand estimates to increase your competitive power in such an environment to procurement of the raw materials on the most reasonable costs, and to planning the maintenance of your machinery and equipment can easily be managed over SAP with the experience of Improva.

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Prepare your

Strategic Route

Urban transformations, big construction projects, activities with foreign origin and demands coming from lots of markets provided a significant growth on the basis of both the turnover and the operations. This situation expanded the market and increased the number of the actors. The most significant action to take in such an environment in order to increase the market share of your company is to conduct your long term strategic planning.  In this study that is going to be conducted at a strategic level, SAP offers you lots of mathematical and statistical functions from multiple regression techniques to linear programming methods.   In this study that you are going to conduct, we will be by your side in order to provide you support at all times to achieve the maximum productivity.

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Get rid of

high logistic costs

Transportation, delivery, storage and handling processes that emerge during the concrete supply process established upon multi-locational supply chain models brings high logistic costs to your company.  Planning the logistic operation within your supply chain on minimal costs with advanced level optimization techniques will provide a very significant competitive edge.

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Prevent factors

interrupting the production

It is a must to minimize to interruptions due to equipment malfunctions in concrete production which acts upon an infrastructure that assumes a constant production with high starting and installation costs.  It is especially of great significance to guarantee constant operation of clinker ovens which provides the foundation of concrete production.  Planning, operation, monitoring and reporting the maintenance activities that will be conducted in the most accurate way possible in order to minimize or completely eliminate the interruptions due to oven failures are among the most critical processes that must be managed with caution at a concrete production facility.   In such a critical process, we can offer you the extensive experience and infrastructure of SAP in maintenance planning and management issues and work with you to establish this process.

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Optimize your

Raw materials supply

Construction industry is the one industry where the local resources are utilized most for raw materials.   Almost all of the raw materials in concrete industry are the natural materials obtained from limestone, clay, kaolin, and pyrophylite quarries.  Lots of parameters such as the time spent to carry these raw materials from the quarries, suppliers providing services during this process, work schedules of this quarries throughout the year and service prices affect the raw material planning.  Besides this, suppliers of things such as petroleum coke, natural gas and coal or fuels bought from the spot market are as important as the raw materials in concrete production.  You will have the chance to take all these limitations into consideration in the optimized purchase and raw material supply plan that you are going to have with SAP and follow the most suitable and profitable route for your company.

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Regulate your

Internal logistic activities

Controlling the vehicle traffic entering and exiting the factory site, monitoring, directing these vehicles inside the site and having them pick up the right product, in right quantities and from the right address will provide a traceable and manageable process in both physical and systematical terms.   Besides, traceability of materials in all processes from raw material input to issuing the products is another step that reinforces this advantage.  SAP is the best address that you can find answers to your questions with the traceability of the actual data in real time and an infrastructure offering visual tools for reports.

For the optimal solutions that will improve your business in construction industry