Lean Warehouse Process in Gas Detection Equipment Factory
91,000 sq.m plant handled
2 years ROI
Honeywell Analytics in Poole, UK produces gas-detection equipment.
The equipment is used in off-shore oil and mining as well as consumer-grade detection for homes. Lean manufacturing helps Honeywell Analytics stay competitive, but the company depends on the ability to easily change processes.
Honeywell were looking to automate trolley pushing to free up staff
The site area is 91,000 square meters
As part of its optimization efforts, Honeywell Analytics uses automation and robotics extensively, but raw materials and assemblies were still being moved around the 91,000 square meter plant on tr...