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Smart Factory Consulting

Your industry consultation service for sheet metal processing

From the initial idea to concrete implementation – as experts in sheet metal processing, we are your hands-on and equal partner for process optimization, entrepreneurial questions or when planning a new production. And we know that no two paths are ever the same. Our solutions are therefore as individual as you are. As a solution provider, we speak the language of the production managers as much as of the production employees.

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of the processing time

is taken up by indirect processes – it is here that the greatest optimization potential can be found.

of all orders

have a lot size of four or fewer parts as the industry average.

Throughput time

applies to pure processing time in a non-digitally connected production.

Would you like to digitize your production? We clear the way to networked production in just four steps!

Plan the next steps for your networked production together with our experts – as Smart Factory consultants, we think strategically and act pragmatically. We accompany your strategic development comprehensively, passionately and on an equal footing. We pass our experience from our own production directly on to you to drive the digital transition in your production sustainably forward. We develop innovative concepts and solutions and accompany you up to complete and successful implementation – in other words: until you are fully satisfied.

It all starts with analysis

We work with you to analyze and evaluate your process chain – from the order receipt to the dispatch. We then give you specific tailor-made recommendations on how best to optimize your production.

Roadmap for networking your production

Move to the next level and, with our team of experts, plan your own connected sheet metal processing. The result is a layout design and a detailed plan for implementation.

Together with our experts into the digital future

We provide dependable and competent support for the process implementation of your smart factory. For example, we create a phased expansion plan for technology, automation and software.

The story continues

To enable you to sustainably develop your processes, we support you as a long-term partner thereby helping you in transforming your production. For example, focus is placed on controlling production according to key figures, and on a shop-floor management system tailored to your needs.


benefit from our experience in the most varied of consultation projects


Satisfied customers all over the world, local experts in an international network


Global process know-how and industry expertise

What our consultants say

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Digitalization must not be an end in itself. However, its potential is often underestimated. We help you to find the right level of digitalization for your needs.

Christina Sandu
Head of Smart Factory Consulting

In order to identify the full potential for optimization, data is bundled and analyzed using software solutions. This allows you to bring continuous flow to your production.

Jan-Lukas Nelke
Smart Factory Consultant
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Working alongside you, we develop goal-oriented solutions for sustainable optimization of your processes and implement your individual Smart Factory step by step.

Robert Herold
Smart Factory Consultant

Cost reduction is the focus of many companies, not just in economically challenging times. This is why the first step toward cost optimization is to create transparency. We create a solid database in collaboration with you, drawing attention to the relevant parameters.

Uwe Cichowicz
Smart Factory Consultant

The transformation to a digital world of work must be conceived holistically – from each individual machine to comprehensive automation. For this to be successful, it is extremely important to get the employees fully onside from a very early stage.

Maureen Strache
Smart Factory Consultant + CSM

Our services portfolio

Smart Factory Consulting Portfolio

Immerse yourself in factory planning and the digital consultation concept

Individualized solutions for your tasks

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Starting out

Step-by-step adaptation of your production to Industry 4.0 standards. But where to begin?. Our experts analyze where the problems lie, find out which factors have the greatest impact on optimization and support you in implementing measures to achieve improvements.

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Step-by-step adaptation

Have you already achieved transparency in production and identified initial potential for optimization according to Industry 4.0? Take the next steps with us now and upgrade your factory. You can gradually boost productivity with automated machines and autonomous production cells.

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Fully networked

We are your partner for planning and implementing a turnkey Smart Factory. With an integrated system, you will get the most out of your production. We ensure optimal interaction between machines, automation and software components.

Uwe Cichowicz
Smart Factory Consultant
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