ArvinMeritor Inc.

COMPANY: ArvinMeritor Inc.
HEADQUARTERS: Troy, MI
SIZE OF COMPANY: 1,000 or more employees; more than $1B in revenue
INDUSTRY: Aerospace and defense
PRIMARY PRODUCT LINE: Advanced antennas for personal communications, satellite systems, satellites and space craft, space-based instruments and sensors, tactical instruments, antennas and microwave systems, aerospace components
NAME OF PROJECT: MES Implementation
PROJECT OBJECTIVE: To eliminate inefficiencies in Ball’s production processes caused by reliance on paper-based processes
TECHNOLOGIES EMPLOYED: Oracle Agile PDM, IFS ERP, Intercim Velocity MES
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/ROI: Saved time on program closeout and eliminated missing documentation; single system for revision control and electronic as-built and where-used traceability; saved time on customer information requests; electronic shop orders come with work instructions and latest revisions; prioritize production better