Industry challenges

Achieving the quality, price and delivery demands of vehicle manufacturers

For Tier 1 and Tier 2 automotive industry suppliers there is never-ending pressure to continually improve product quality levels, reduce manufacturing costs and achieve complex on-time delivery schedules. This is where MESTEC comes in, we model your workflow, measure your labour and processes plus give you all the information you need to optimise efficiency, productivity and quality. Therefore, reducing risk of product recalls and the costs passed on for warranty claims.

The MESTEC solution

Improved visibility, flexibility and responsiveness

MESTEC’s solution redefines your manufacturing processes into a streamlined paperless factory with tailored workforce management, inventory management and cost management built in. We ensure that your operators only work on activities for which they are fully qualified, mitigating any potential risks in the process.

Our self-auditing electronic device record gives manufacturers the full traceability needed; information can be retrieved quickly, and risks dealt with efficiently. In turn, this boosts productivity, eliminating non-value-added activities and enforcing a successful manufacturing workflow.

MESTEC will measure and provide insights into your key manufacturing and productivity data, including actual vs standard, labour efficiency, work in progress, on-time delivery, overall equipment effectiveness – all of the most important information you need to improve your manufacturing operations.

Features and benefits

The MESTEC solution helps automotive manufacturers to efficiently measure and control their processes:

  • Optimised stock control due to greater inventory visibility
  • Skills management – ensure that operators only work on activities for which they are qualified
  • Full traceability
  • Product quality management
  • Risk mitigation
  • Cost effectiveness – increasing revenues and reducing costs improve the profit margin
  • Switch to a more cost effective and efficient manufacturing solution