Material flow orientated production line design



Company size

> 18,600 employees

Project duration

3 months


60,000 m² production area


Reduction of cycle time

North Rhine-Westphalia


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


Design of a material flow oriented layout:

  • Value stream- and material flow analysis for the identification of bottle necks and non-value adding processes
  • Design of an interface matrix of machines and workstations to create isolated units (product orientated)
  • Analysis of construction requirements for a future layout
  • Design of product orientated layout variants for reducing the way of transports
  • Design of a staged concept to realise the preferred layout without interference of the production