Take advantage of opportunities and hidden potential

Our Advanced Planning & Scheduling business line offers powerful and proven planning and optimisation systems for production and logistics applications. APS systems close the gap between the planning and implementation stage, and they are the connecting link between the worlds of ERP and automation.

APS systems support the accomplishment of corporate planning tasks ranging from demand planning to scheduling. Due to their overall integration into the IT systems of a company, they provide a completely transparent insight of the current situation in the operational units and areas of the company. A broad range of simulation and optimisation functions enables the company to keep control of all processes and to respond flexibly to unplanned or unforeseeable events.

Value-adding solutions

Our APS systems provide more than just software: we supply added benefit through smart solutions in the following areas:

  • Production planning, rough planning & detailed planning
  • Demand planning
  • Inventory optimisation
  • Sequence optimisation & setup optimisation [Scheduling]
  • On-time delivery optimisation
  • Detailed planning
  • Slitting optimisation
  • Creation of optimisation systems for special requirements
  • Integration of planning solutions into the IT environment

Ensure competitive advantages

Thanks to the smart methods afforded by state-of-the-art APS systems that go far beyond the capabilities of existing ERP or MES systems, you will attain a decisive competitive edge.