Advanced Production Planning, Scheduling, Supply Chain Management and MES for Metals
Best Practice solutions based on 30 years experience in metals
Broner Metals Solutions is a world leader in delivering Advanced Production Planning, Scheduling, Supply Chain Management and Manufacturing Execution Systems that are designed specifically to manage the complexities of steel and aluminium production.
In a time of economic uncertainty, the key challenges for metals companies are declining demand, cash flow and costs, which put companies under immense pressure. Our key objective is to deliver the maximum value to your business, so you can continue to bring high-quality service to your customers while reducing costs, improving cash flow and at the same time maximising returns to your shareholders and stakeholders.
Broner is in the strong position to help steel and aluminium companies to address these challenges because we focus 100% on metals - that is all we do.
Broner solutions can:
- Maximise revenue
- Reduce costs
- Improve customer service
- Improve on-time delivery
- Reduce delivery lead times
- Increase productivity
- Reduce inventory
Our solutions are low risk and have a low cost of ownership because they are designed specifically for the metals industry and are implemented by specialists from the metals industry. Our people have extensive experience in metals supply chain and production management, while our products encapsulate the best practice from 30 years experience in the metals industry.
The complexities of metals production demand specialised production planning, scheduling and MES solutions that:
- Produce plans and schedules that understand the detailed constraints of each piece of production equipment
- Optimise the flow of orders through the plant while balancing productivity, profitability and customer service objectives
- Track the progress of work and material through the production process
- Monitor and record production data for analysis and real-time decision making
- Provide a full range of facilities for the management of equipment, inventory, and quality
Broner provides the most comprehensive and detailed, set of proven, reliable, and flexible solutions to meet these exacting requirements.
Broner has considerable experience in integrating with ERP systems, including standard interfaces with SAP, and with Level 2 process control systems, in order to provide an agile and responsive decision support environment for the most demanding of metals producers.
Our position as a leader for supply chain management solutions in the metals industry is demonstrated by the selection of Broner by some of the world’s top steel companies, such as ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest, and only global steel company, Nippon Steel, JFE, Tata Steel and Gerdau Group, who have recognised the strength of Broner solutions for planning, scheduling and MES for metals.