Commercial Partners

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Commercial Partners 2019

ATS Applied Tech Systems Ltd.

ATS Global is the independent solution provider for Smart Digital Transformation worldwide. We provide products and services for all three levels of the automation pyramid; control, execution and information. ATS is an innovative, strategic knowledge partner offering the following areas of expertise: Smart Manufacturing / Industry 4.0, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES/MOM), Automation & IT, Quality Management, Lean & Six Sigma, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Application Packaging & Virtualization. Since our foundation in 1986, we have developed business activities specifically designed to support the full lifecycle of automation, quality and IT systems: ATS Support Services, ATS Consulting, ATS Projects, ATS Partners & Products, ATS Software Development, and ATS Training & Workshops.

www.ats-global.com

Firestone Building Products

At Firestone Building Products, we’re all about making your job easier. Our goal is to provide quality designs that last whether you’re replacing an existing roof, building a brand-new roof or taking on a roof repair project, choosing the correct roofing assembly and materials for your building is critical. It will determine how well it performs—and how long it will last. We believe you shouldn’t have to go it alone, which is why we take the entire building envelope into consideration—approaching each job with a sharp focus on the results you need to achieve. We can provide the solution—exceptionally performing building materials backed by a brand you can trust, in combination with the services, support, warranty and expertise you need.

firestonebpco.com/

Milliken Performance Solutions

Performance Solutions by Milliken brings a unique, Practitioner-based value proposition to its clients and has built an enviable record of helping companies achieve substantial and sustainable improvements in their operations and safety excellence efforts. This approach, built on the foundation of lessons learned while Milliken & Company created and implemented its own world-class performance system, helps client organizations engage and empower their associates by working side-by-side to establish a culture of continuous improvement and drive breakthrough operations impact. Performance Solutions currently serve companies in more than 100 operating locations in 28 countries across a wide range of industry sectors.

www.performancesolutionsbymilliken.com

Commercial Partners 2018

ATS Applied Tech Systems Ltd.

ATS Global is the independent solution provider for Smart Digital Transformation worldwide. We provide products and services for all three levels of the automation pyramid; control, execution and information. ATS is an innovative, strategic knowledge partner offering the following areas of expertise: Smart Manufacturing / Industry 4.0, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES/MOM), Automation & IT, Quality Management, Lean & Six Sigma, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Application Packaging & Virtualization. Since our foundation in 1986, we have developed business activities specifically designed to support the full lifecycle of automation, quality and IT systems: ATS Support Services, ATS Consulting, ATS Projects, ATS Partners & Products, ATS Software Development, and ATS Training & Workshops.

www.ats-global.com

Buck Consultants International

BCI Global

BCI Global (Buck Consultants International) is a global independent and unbiased consulting leader in manufacturing footprint optimization, supply chain design and location decision support. We support companies with:

  • Global manufacturing and supply chain footprint optimization
  • International location strategy and site selection for manufacturing plants, distribution centers, headquarters, support (shared services) centers, R&D centers, etc.
  • Incentives negotiations
  • Business case development to support major (dis)investment plans
  • Make-or-buy analyses

BCI Global has offices and experienced teams in the US (Bay Area, Los Angeles, Atlanta), Europe (London-UK; Frankfurt-Germany; Paris-France; Nijmegen & The Hague-the Netherlands), Shanghai-China and Singapore (focus on Asia & India). The firm employs 65 dedicated professionals.

www.bciglobal.com

Competitive Solutions Inc.

Competitive Solutions, Inc., (CSI) is an international consulting/software firm serving fortune 500 companies around the globe since 1991. Our transformation platforms of Process Based Leadership® (PBL), PBL ScoreCard®, and Leadership GPS®, have been the solutions of choice in Alcon, Lockheed, Abbott, DOD, Pfizer, Harley Davidson, Roche, Kroger, 3M, Kellogg’s and Gilead. CSI’s proven capabilities around Colleague Engagement, Robust and Sustainable Metrics that Matter, Visible and Personal Accountability Systems, and Communication Cadences that actually move the business forward, have made us the consulting partner of choice in the Manufacturing Industries. Our simple and sustainable turnkey solutions, leave nothing to chance and provide even the most advanced organization ideas and suggestions for simplification, continuous improvement and most importantly, bottom line impact.

csipbl.com/

Firestone Building Products

At Firestone Building Products, we’re all about making your job easier. Our goal is to provide quality designs that last whether you’re replacing an existing roof, building a brand-new roof or taking on a roof repair project, choosing the correct roofing assembly and materials for your building is critical. It will determine how well it performs—and how long it will last. We believe you shouldn’t have to go it alone, which is why we take the entire building envelope into consideration—approaching each job with a sharp focus on the results you need to achieve. We can provide the solution—exceptionally performing building materials backed by a brand you can trust, in combination with the services, support, warranty and expertise you need.

firestonebpco.com/

Forecast 3D

FORECAST 3D provides industrial 3D Printing, Short-Run Manufacturing, & High Volume Production services. We service a wide variety of industries including Healthcare, Automotive, Aerospace, Consumer Goods, and Design. Since 1994, we have been empowering companies to speed their product development cycle with the best in Additive Manufacturing technologies. Capabilities include: HP’s Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) for rapid production of robust nylon parts, Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) patterns in engineering grade thermoplastics, Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) for additive metal parts, Stereolithography (SLA) models, PolyJet high-precision color 3D printing, CNC Machining, & RTV tooling for high quality urethane castings With the most innovative 3D Printing technologies available, coupled with extraordinary service and craftsmanship, we aim to provide you with the ideal manufacturing experience to fit your specific need, every time.

www.forecast3d.com

Kepner-Tregoe

For nearly 60 years, Kepner-Tregoe has worked with the world’s leading companies to improve business outcomes. We support organizations that want to increase operational efficiency/performance through the continuous improvement of product quality and equipment reliability. We do this by implementing a consistent approach to problem solving and improved troubleshooting skills. Our clients benefit from significantly reduced costs and improved operational effectiveness though a unique blend of training and consulting solutions.

Our processes become your capital. We consult, train, implement, coach you through change, and build skills and capability that translates into rapid problem resolution, smart planning, calculated decision making, and ongoing management effectiveness.

www.kepner-tregoe.com

MAX Group

MAX I.E.G. is working globally to serve the semiconductor, Solar, LEDs, Medical and high tech manufacturing industries. We are the leading experts on operational improvement, cycle time reduction, productivity improvement, cost reduction and new facility design and build. We aim to increase productivity and output, and shorten cycle times, thus reducing operational costs. Unlike other consulting companies, MAX does not only show theoretical potential, it leads the implementation process.

www.maxieg.com/

Milliken Performance Solutions

Performance Solutions by Milliken brings a unique, Practitioner-based value proposition to its clients and has built an enviable record of helping companies achieve substantial and sustainable improvements in their operations and safety excellence efforts. This approach, built on the foundation of lessons learned while Milliken & Company created and implemented its own world-class performance system, helps client organizations engage and empower their associates by working side-by-side to establish a culture of continuous improvement and drive breakthrough operations impact. Performance Solutions currently serve companies in more than 100 operating locations in 28 countries across a wide range of industry sectors.

www.performancesolutionsbymilliken.com

Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation, the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, supports customers in their digital transformation journey, to create a Connected Enterprise. This impacts the entire value chain, from components to systems and from suppliers to customers. This transformation is the key to hidden value and can make a significant contribution to the productivity, quality, compliance, and profitability of your enterprise.

With our plant floor knowhow, innovative spirit and unmatched partner network, Rockwell Automation is extremely well positioned to team with customers to reap the most value from these advancements.

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs about 22,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.

rockwellautomation.com