Business- and Product Development
Conception and assistance in implementing an integration process in a new business field and new technological area, plus strategy and scenario development; drawing up an appropriate business case; designing the corresponding organisation and processes; consulting for the associated programme management; and supporting market preparation work and building sales, with the aim of winning a start-up project.
Industry: Drive solutions for industry and traffic
Company: Leader in mechanical engineering technology
Consulting and assistance for a leading company in the woodworking industry in optimising its production for premium quality. Plus data gathering and analysis of production performance, including up-and downstream core processes, in particular engineering, procurement and order processing. Plus identifying, defining and implementing process improvements, including improved production layout; optimised interface between sales, order processing and production; introduction of a suitable KPI system; and training and support for the managers involved.
Industry: Shopfitting and woodworking
Company: Top 5 in Europe and Middle East
Project Framing for Investments
Consulting and assistance in conceiving and initialising a major investment project in the field of production of raw materials. Plus, applying project framing to define and delimit the project; helping identify solutions; comparing options based on a holistic examination of the business. Deriving an implementation proposal including document submission to top management. Remote gathering and feeding back key experiences in the existing project management process by redefining and specifying the project planning phases and the associated stage gates.
Industry: Raw materials
Company: World leader in products and solutions for high-temperature processes
Programme Design and Technology Implementation
Managing the planning phase of a facility construction project with a total investment value of approximately €150 million. A pan-company project team had to be established; new technology made fit for use; and an umbrella project-assurance process drafted at the programme level and its timings integrated into the programme plan . Services provided included project management, project controlling, risk management, and creating a harmonised process for costing and cost estimation .
Industry: Gas transport
Company: Top 3 in Europe