Case Study Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH & Co. KG

Only exact MES key figures make planning secure

As a supplier to the automotive and mechanical engineering industries, Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH & Co. KG must meet the extremely high demands of its customers in terms of quality and on-time delivery. To plan its production accurately, make reliable statements about delivery dates and increase productivity, the company relies on PROXIA’s MES-Software. It provides the precision component manufacturer with accurate data, supports staff in their analyses and helps streamline production. As a result, Ferdinand Bilstein remains competitive even under tougher conditions in the global market.

“The KPI key figures are the basis on which we build all our planning. For all these tasks, our experience with PROXIA’s MES-Software has been very good.”

Stefan Bart
Technical Manager & Head of the Precision Technology Division
of Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH & Co.KG

Highlights and benefits at a glance:

  • Consistent transparency throughout the entire production chain
  • Online planning for reliable statements on delivery dates
  • Practice-oriented, easy-to-use BDE solution
  • Low-paper manufacturing and accurate data for post-calculation
  • Reduction of setup, measurement and maintenance times
  • Increase in machine and plant efficiency
  • Stabilization of nearly 100% on-time delivery performance

Insight at Ferdinand Bildstein GmbH & Co. KG