The customer wanted to substantially downscale throughput times at their location in Groß Rohrheim, Germany by searching for a new internal logistics strategy. This is the reason why they asked the advice and help of Scheffer Krantechnik.
Rendsburger Feuerverzinkerei, a company belonging to the HOBBY Caravan Group, has been operating a galvanising plant since 1973. The steadily increasing demand for caravans and motorhomes, the ever growing market for general galvanised goods and the tightening up of environmental regulations in recent decades more or less forced the company management to build a new hot-dip galvanising plant.
„„Continuous achievement and development of quality, as well as innovative manufacturing processes in combination with a market-conform entrepreneurial spirit have made Lichtgitter one of the world‘s leading manufacturers of gratings and perforated metal planks.“ This is how Lichtgitter presents itself on its website www.lichtgitter.de.
Scheffer is an enthusiastic supplier for the international market. The companies on the other side of the world offer great new opportunities for the crane manufacturer. In 2010, Scheffer therefore decided to expand its sales activities for steel traders and galvanization technology to Australia. The company was lucky in hiring Bryan Cathcart, one of the most experienced galvanizing engineers in Australia, as a technical consultant.
„The name of Dhollandia is synonymous throughout Europe with lifts, loading platforms and tailgates of the highest quality, rightly making it the major manufacturer in this field. Since its foundation in 1968, Dhollandia has already produced over 380,000 loading platforms, and today over 30,000 loading platforms leave the company’s production line every year.