pipe Metallurgical Company (TMK) has started the transformation processes rough-cut planning cloud-based SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP), deployed in the Russian data center. The new solution will allow the company to automate the processes of creation and negotiation of sales plans, production, purchasing and transportation on the horizon to 18 months. The project will be implemented by experts SAP Digital Business Services.
the Construction of a system of integrated planning will allow TMK to provide flexibility in the behavior in a fast-changing market through continuous planning, timely input of relevant data about market orders and existing limit.
your solution consists of several modules including demand forecasting, scenario modeling and automate the process of sales planning and operations optimization with various criteria, as well as support the interaction of participants and control over the process.
In the course of the project, you automate the creation of forecasts of sales by month by groups of products and markets, and planning for the entire supply chain of the holding based on the data for reserves and supply of raw materials, production capacity and in-plant logistics.
"the Extension of the planning horizon and increasing the frequency of rescheduling will allow TMK to proactively assess potential risks and to see additional opportunities for development. In addition, we will be able to respond quickly to sudden unpredictable events, and generate and maintain up to date the most profitable portfolio of supply products on the Russian market", — said the first Deputy General Director – chief engineer of TMK Vyacheslav Popkov.
"the SAP IBP ensures development of effective planning processes thanks to modern methods of storing and processing large amounts of data, as well as convenient and functional interface. In addition, the system provides access to use in the future advanced machine learning methods and algorithms for various integrated business plan. We hope that this project will become an important part of the process of creating a digital double of TMK and will allow the company to consolidate a strong position in the market", — commented Deputy General Director of SAP CIS Alexey Leontovich.
TMK will build a system of integrated planning based on SAP