Discrete Manufacturing

Discrete manufacturing industries are a major focus for our consulting practice. Gateway has been frequently engaged to develop information management strategies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of business processes in this fast-paced and highly competitive sector. Gateway’s team of information technology professionals are highly qualified to implement solutions for processes such as:

  • Engineering Change Management
  • CAD/BOM Management
  • Document/Records Management
  • TQM, ISO 9000 Requirements
  • New Product Development/Program Management
  • Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

Gateway has leveraged the leading electronic document management platforms to improve business processes and reduce cycle times through:

  • Implementing an Engineering document electronic vault
  • Integrating CAD/ERP/View, Mark-up, Edit and Print Functions
  • Integrating rendition engines and full text search functionality
  • Implementing security policies and mechanisms for electronic review and approval capability
  • Providing issue management support and system upgrades
  • Reducing the number of point solutions, data duplication and maintenance costs