The U.S. Department of the Treasury - Bureau of Engraving and Printing

COMPANY: The U.S. Department of the Treasury - Bureau of Engraving and Printing
HEADQUARTERS: Washington, DC/Fort Worth, TX
SIZE OF COMPANY: 1,000 or more employees
INDUSTRY: Miscellaneous manufacturing
PRIMARY PRODUCT LINE: Currency, Federal Reserve Bank Notes in seven denominations
NAME OF PROJECT: Innovative manufacturing enterprise information technology transformation
PROJECT OBJECTIVE: To aggregate and expand advanced automation data capture and intelligence; automate processes, enhance security, increase asset efficiency, and improve quality and integrated reporting; optimize inventory
TECHNOLOGIES EMPLOYED: BEP/Deloitte Enterprise Collective Intelligence Architecture Design, Oracle On Demand, IBM Maximo, Axeda Integration of OEM sensor/PLC applications
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/ROI: Improved operating margin by decreasing costs of manufacturing U.S. currency; reduced material and labor costs; decreased costs associated with manufacturing equipment and IT systems; installed more efficient equipment and technology; decreased high instances of WIP; maintain optimal inventory levels