Industrial Equipment Manufacturing

Industrial equipment manufacturing services

One easy step to propel IEM from configuration to value creation

DEEP INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE TURNS CHALLENGES INTO OPPORTUNITIES

The manufacturing & distribution industry is undergoing a transformative period that promises higher productivity, enhanced customer experiences, and the opportunity for lower costs. However, with change comes challenges. Industry insiders understand the realities of doing business today means accommodating fluctuating demand, addressing the skills gap, mitigating security risks, and leveraging technological advances, among others. While it may not be easy, embracing this transformation is essential for your future success. To meet the challenges of today and set the course for success tomorrow, midsize manufacturers turn to the Sikich manufacturing experts for their breadth of services and industry knowledge.

IEM WITHOUT LIMITS

Our HeadStart Methodology is dedicated to quality assurance by utilizing agile principles, embedded strategies for enhanced Change Management and user adoption. Our approach and methodology allow us to focus on what makes you unique and your strategic goals for the future.  Instead of starting from a blank slate, we give you a boost on delivering value with a preconfigured industry solution based on best practices for standard business processes. This maximizes your investment by getting the basics out of the way and focuses on value-add opportunities like Data Analytics and Business Intelligence.

Custom Solutions and Delivery

When standardized solutions and templated deployment practices don’t get you all the way to the transformative technology environment that’s best for your company, Sikich can architect and deploy a business management system that meets your goals today and which can evolve with you. In individualized projects, we aim for the best balance between user enablement and functional requirements, deployment efficiency, and strict cost control.

Case Study: Hagler

Case Study: AMF Bakery

dynamics crm case study for AMF Bakery
See how the worlds leader in high-speed bakery equipment deployed Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations and found a new level of success. 
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TECHNOLOGY Built specifically for IEM

For manufacturers using Dynamics 365 as well as those still working with Microsoft Dynamics AX:

Sikich Headstart for Industrial Equipment Manufacturers

The Sikich IEM Configuration Solution includes preset parameters that represent IEM best practices. From designing, configuring, manufacturing, selling, delivering and servicing, the Headstart solution will provide the following
  • Transform operational data into actionable insights
  • Improve operational efficiencies
  • Reduce equipment downtime and supply chain disruptions
  • Improve product quality and reduce scrap
  • Extend equipment lifetime
  • Reduce operational costs
  • Share knowledge across plants for optimized productivity
  • See total cost of project, against budget, at any given time to eliminate costing nightmares
  • See high level real-time project performance and profitability numbers with drill-down capabilities
  • Automate proposals, sales price, BOMs, Routings, and new part numbers
  • Keep track of the availability, capacity, and skills of your team
  • Use sales and engineering estimates to become a baseline budget to measure actuals against

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2 BIG REASONS TO CHOOSE THE SIKICH IEM CONFIGURATION SOLUTION

CONTROL COSTS ONCE AND FOR ALL

The solution’s cost management capabilities give immediate insight into actual versus estimated costs for production orders, a critical IEM feature. A standard graph shows you the highest variances, so you can perform a quick root-cause analysis and resolve production issues.

MAKE YOUR BEST DECISIONS EVER

Track the metrics that are important to stay competitive and keep your finger on the pulse of your business. Performance dashboards you can set up yourself, and complementary solutions that integrate with the IEM Configuration Solution tell you how the business realizes its KPIs and other vital metrics in almost any format you can think of.

WORLD-CLASS, EXPERT SERVICES TO REALIZE RESULTS FROM TECHNOLOGY

ERP FULL-LIFECYCLE SERVICES

We offer a comprehensive range of essential services, from ERP selection to business change management, deployment, and integration, to ongoing support..

MANAGED SERVICES

Simplify technology management with powerful expert support that delivers to your top priorities, including profitability, efficiency, and customer satisfaction.

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

Empower people in all roles to make faster, better decisions.

SECURITY & COMPLIANCE

We’re passionate about helping you find the right balance between data and application security and productivity, so your business can run smoothly. From compliance and security assessments to investigating attacks and mitigating noncompliance risks, we’re in your corner.

DYNAMICS 365 CRM

Create the best possible value from your most important relationships and ensure their longevity. Bring greater effectiveness and focus on marketing and sales.

CLOUD SERVICES

Scale resources as your company grows, reduce infrastructure costs and space requirements, and access software capabilities and data from anywhere, at any time.