Development of new production line plummets lead time
Customer: Flowserve Naval
Challenge: New capacity was needed to ensure market position. Why not move the production to a low cost country?
Solution: VTT and Flowserve Naval designed a new production line which streamlined the production model and was based on full automation.
Lead time plummeting from 6.7 days to 2.2 hours
Only 1 shift needed instead of earlier 2.5 shifts
Automation removes the impact of wages
Keeping location in Finland is good concerning the main market and utilization
of local know-how
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