Costs-killing mission on existing processes in tribofinition

German industrial group active in cutting auto parts told ABC SwissTech a mission & rsquo; one year to make a complete reengineering of business on vibratory finishing & rsquo; all its production sites.

Balance sheet : reducing the overall cost of 35%.

The main areas of work were :

– a better choice of abrasive media and additives

– a change in the setting of existing equipment (vibration severity, cycle time)

– modification of older equipment

– renegotiated pricing terms for media optimizing logistics