Award Winning Aluminium Casting & Machining Solutions based in Wednesbury
Frederick Cooper Ltd.
Paperless Shop Floor & Real-Time Insights
“Working with the Glass Factory® Team to digitally transform Alucast’s operations has been a straight-forward and productive process thanks to the support provided. Alucast’s goals are to use the Glass Factory® to gain WIP visibility, reduce paper-based processes and track the progress of parts in real-time. With the features of the Glass Factory® we are able to take informed decisions and provide customers with up to date information.
Thanks to the Glass Factory®, Alucast has started to integrate effective solutions to achieve these goals.”
– Farhan Ahmed, Continuous Improvement Engineer
WIP Visibility & Order Tracking
From paper and manually tracking orders through their process stages to gaining real time visibility – all at a touch of a mobile phone.
Frederick Cooper have a number of complex processes with many steps. On a regular basis, they are asked by key customers such as Rolls-Royce what stage their order’s are at. With Glass Factory® App it takes away the time consuming search across the shop floor and provides real-time tracking of all their products.
“The Glass Factory® App not only provides our customer with WIP visibility at any time but is also a valuable tool for ourselves to monitor and track the progress of parts from start to finish.” – Jon Stone, MD.