Short profile

Metroplan is a leading technical consultancy and planning company. From our sites in Hamburg, Wrocław and Warsaw, we design comprehensive solutions for production and logistics locations. Our high implementation expertise, interdisciplinary approach and efficient project management set us apart from the competition. Our experience is based on sound analysis and hard facts. So we provide security for investment decisions and create the conditions needed for the success of our customers. Sustainable and with passion.

Data and facts

Services

Production and logistics locations

Consulting and concept design

Meaningful, reliable decision proposals

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Planning and realisation

Successful project realisation and transfer to the customer

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Optimisation and increased efficiency

Different ways of improving a location

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News

Die wichtigsten Unternehmen im Materialfluss- und Logistikbereich präsentieren sich in der aktuellen Ausgabe der Fachzeitschrift materialfluss. In...

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Am 6. November wird das jüngste Werk der Hengst-Familie offiziell eingeweiht und die Produktion neuer Filter kann starten. Das Team von Metroplan war...

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Metroplan unterstützt die Interroll Gruppe dabei, ihre Standortplanung in Süddeutschland neu auszurichten. Das interdisziplinäre Metroplan-Team wird...

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Events

Am 26. und 27. November 2019 findet die 7. Internationale EXCHAiNGE-Fachkonferenz im Rahmen der Hypermotion in Frankfurt am Main statt.

Experten aus...

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LogiMAT China, the largest intralogistics trade fair in Asia, will take place in Shanghai from 15th to 17th of April 2019. Colliers and Metroplan...

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On Thursday, December 6th, the Logistik-Initiative Hamburg will hold a lecture evening on "Virtual Reality" at the Digital Hub. Experts from science...

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References

Greenfield Eastern Poland
New construction Hungary – production relocation
Planning a tugger train system
Consolidation of two distribution centres
Design and realization logistics center
Process optimization for ERP Redesign
Factory concept planning - automotive
Brown field factory

Branches

Brownfield feasibility study


Branche

Trade/ Fashion/ eCom

Company size

about 700 employees

Project duration

3 months

Dimension

57.000 m²

Rhineland-Palatinate

Customer

The company is active throughout Europe in the field of car care and accessories as well as bicycle accessories, workwear and electrical installation materials. The group operates the international production, trade and distribution of more than 20,000 products.

Performance

Development and valuation of multiple brownfield central warehouse concepts under the consideration of the existing property and the available adjoining land

  • Acquisition and verification of transaction and inventory data within the period under observation
  • Extrapolation of the acquired and verified data from the observation period to the planning year based on plan of sales
  • Calculation of the transportation costs based on the prognosed future shipment data
  • Development and valuation of brownfield central warehouse concepts under consideration of the property’s circumstances
  • Recommendation for the concept selection and development of an integrated implementation plan
  • Writing of the brownfield central warehouse business case and monetary and qualitive comparison with the a decentral logistics concept and a greenfield concept