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Case Study

Metal Fabrication - Wind Turbine Tower Internals

Wind Turbine Tower Internal PartsCUSTOMER:
Large industrial distribution company with headquarters in USA

PARTS:
Over 30 structural support parts for wind turbine towers

CHALLENGE:
To optimize inventory in their books, customer is expecting turnkey solution for all parts with packaging and delivery of complete kits to multiple locations according to detailed delivery schedules. There were frequent changes to delivery schedules and volume projections. Given the wide variety of parts involved, manufacturing processes and raw material requirements were complex.

APPROACH AND RESULTS:

Fabricated Pipes and MachingOur team of sourcing experts competitively sourced several fasteners and semi-finished castings and forgings from our approved suppliers. Our affiliated facilities in China were used to complete machining and other processed necessary to assemble and package kits exactly according to customer requirements. We developed and implemented a delivery model which included direct shipments of full containers to customer locations to optimize shipping and handling costs. Shipments were were complemented by safety stock at our USA warehouse. We were able to meet all of our customer’s expectations and deliver them an extremely competitive solution.