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OPEL AUTOMOBILE GMBH

Suppliers for the final assembly plants in Bochum, Rüsselsheim and Eisenach. Deliveries to Belgium and the USA. Storage of suspension struts, body parts and engines.

TECHNICAL DATA

  • Host system MGO (General Motors)
  • Database Oracle 11g
  • Operating system HPUIX
  • Users 250

WAREHOUSE DATA

  • Total block storage area of approx. 35,000 m²

INTERFACES

  • Host interface to General Motors
  • Access interface

PERFORMANCE CAPACITY

  • Approx. 4,000 articles
  • Up to 4,000 storage and retrieval operations daily
  • Operations in three shifts

PROCESSES AND SOLUTIONS

  • Production label printing
  • Management of lot sizes for storage
  • Advance notice of storages straight from production
  • Quality assurance with quarantine
  • Drive-in rack storage
  • Central package ID
  • Just-in-time delivery (production) to external plants
  • Delivery for in-house assembly orders
  • Data convertor
  • EAN labels
  • Paperless, prioritised picking control system
  • Cross-docking with intelligent shortage item fulfilment
  • Direct loading of transport vehicles
  • Transfer of data to Access and Excel for further processing externally

CUSTOMER BENEFITS

  • Full traceability of all warehouse operations
  • Accurate personnel management, minimising errors
  • Adherence to GM’s quality standards
  • Stock monitoring and optimal warehouse controlling
  • Prioritisation of orders
  • Timely delivery of rush orders

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