As this manufacturing company looked to consolidate warehouses, they wanted to ensure their new facility was state of the art. Miebach Consulting was contracted to conceptualize an automated warehouse that would not only increase efficiency, but also stand as a showcase facility for the company. Miebach determined the proper level of automation based on the customer's business requirements, leaving the client with not only an impressive facility but a sustained competitive advantage as well.
Development of facility requirements, including consolidation of facilities
Layout and design of 120,000 sq ft facility with an automated mini load system
Assessment of leading technologies: Mini-Load, Shuttle System, and Hybrids
Reduced labor costs of $1.4M through automatization
Significant increase in capacity for future growth
Efficient material flows through optimal functional area configuration