SupplyPoint inventory management equipment is an integral component in the worlds most renowned aerospace suppliers
Passenger Aircraft Manufacture
From component manufacture to final assembly, SupplyPoint point of issue control systems provide substantial benefits to the production lines of the world's largest passenger aircraft:
- Reducing consumption
- Eliminating down time
- Increasing productivity
In the 'flow line' wing assembly plant SupplyPoint controls production consumables as wide ranging as glues and adhesives through to rivets, drills, paintbrushes and personal protection equipment.
Critical returnable items such as specialised taps, customised calibration and test equipment is also managed and controlled with SupplyPoint. The accurate, consistent and detailed management information the system provides helps to ensure uninterrupted operation of the production lines. The information is also used to demonstrate compliance with regulatory demands, providing a complete and detailed audit trail, with almost no administrative overhead.
SupplyPoint is also use extensively for the control of consumables such as cutting inserts, drill, taps and dies. The advanced control offered by SupplyPoint ensures timely and accurate deliveries to production cells, with minimal stock and administrative burden. Advanced control of rework and regrind cycles implemented automatically through the SPS-Complete software provides substantial cost savings throughout the manufacturing process.