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

Lean implementation


Branche

Mechanical & plant

Company size

> 18.600 employees

Project duration

2 years and 3 months

Dimension

Reduction of cycle time up to 60 %

Rhineland-Palatinate

Customer

Our customer is one of the largest system providers for the food processing industry. It is one of the market and technology leaders in its business segments.

Performance

  • Setting objectives together with the plant management to support continuous improvement, establishing a daily management system (SQCDP) to spread and measure objectives
  • Implementing a continuous improvement process to reduce waste and increase the output
  • Introducing methods to increase transparency and flexibility and reduce waste, implementing problem solving methods to support the workers in solving issues
  • Reduction of cycle time up to 60 percent by takting the main components