Project Management

Warehouse & Factory Automation’s scope of delivery includes; feasibility studies, system design, project management, installation & system integration. System integration is defined in engineering as the process of bringing together the component sub-systems into one system (an aggregation of subsystems cooperating so that the system is able to deliver the overarching functionality) and ensuring that the subsystems function together as a single system. Our experience combined with our partners extensive manufacturing capabilities, allow us to deliver large systems and solutions that can increase productivity, lower unit costs, improve product quality and provide greater flexibility.

Introduction

Warehouse & Factory Automation recommends that our customers assign their own project manager to ensure an integrated effort in all areas of analysis, review, final design, installation, training, testing, and acceptance. Our extensive project management experience in material handling systems has shown that customer ownership and involvement are key factors in the successful implementation of such systems.

Tasks

From managing the schedule to ensuring the quality of installation at your site, our Project Manager is your single point of contact. We minimize your risk and operational impact by providing a dedicated Project Manager on each and every project. By leveraging our experience in project management, we can look across the horizon and identify bottlenecks and proactively address each one to prevent problems before they surface which can save you time and money. We use extensive Gantt charts and check lists to ensure no steps are missed and there is an extremely high level of quality control. A partial listing of tasks that the Project Manager facilitates includes:

  • Developing your detailed project schedule
  • Verifying your system layout and taking field measurements
  • Creating your functional specification and operational documents
  • Monitoring the performance of your project based on schedule milestones
  • Providing a single point of contact who manages all communication and reporting activities between parties
  • Overseeing all human resources necessary to complete the project
  • Procurement of all necessary equipment and supplies
  • Managing project costs and ensuring high quality components to reduce risk
  • Providing and reviewing your recommended spare parts list
  • Managing and conducting all final acceptance testing

Guarantee

Warehouse & Factory Automation prides itself on taking time to make sure your material handling system operators are comfortable during the transition to your new system while your business and operational requirements are always kept foremost in our mind. We guarantee the highest quality of project management service to meet your company’s requirements with the efficiency of labour, material, and equipment. Please give us a call today to discuss your upcoming material handling system projects.

Project Management / System engineering / Site INSTALLATION

Warehouse & Factory Automation manages the implementation of large projects, through the use of a strict project management methodology “RAID”. (Risk, Actions, Issues, Dependencies) Project planning / Health & Safety / Reporting & Communications / Resource & Financial management / Change control & Document management / Equipment FAT / Equipment delivery to site.