Seven Seas Water (AquaVenture) Upgrade to IFS Applications 9

In November of 2018, Seven Seas Water went live on IFS Applications 9, Update 10. The original project drivers were all successfully addressed by the upgrade: stable infrastructure and platform, reduced overall IT maintenance costs, new and improved functionality for current and future facilities and business lines, and the elimination of all but two existing IFS Applications modifications. All of this was delivered on time and under budget by Enterprise Consulting.

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Circuit Check, Inc. IFS Implementation Goes Live

In October of 2018, CCI successfully went live on IFS Applications 9 at all facilities. The Enterprise Consulting team, led by an 18-year IFS veteran, executed the IFS implementation at CCI flawlessly. The project was a success both functionally and technically, with all key objectives being met. The entire IFS Applications 9 Implementation Project successfully went live on schedule and under budget. CCI is enjoying more efficiency gains and scalability.

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Tri-Point, LLC Supply Store & IFS Implementation

Tri-Point, LLC is an oil and gas production, process equipment and services company based in Houston, TX, with operations located across the United States. Tri-Point initially implemented IFS Applications 8.1+ at their corporate manufacturing facility but soon discovered that their distributed oil field Supply Stores were in need of some help to effectively utilize the IFS solution. Our solution solved the Supply Store requirement.

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Enterprise Consulting Assists in North American Network's IFS Implementation Preparations

Enterprise Consulting has been contracted to lead the IFS implementation at North American Network (NAN) by providing expertise in Manufacturing, Inventory and Purchasing as well as Project Management. The implementation has been split into three separate stages or Rollouts (with four companies going live at the end of each stage). The first two rollouts have been completed and the third is nearing their Go-Live.

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Enterprise Consulting Implements Novacura at Mistras Group for IFS Mobile Field Service

Enterprise Consulting has implemented IFS Partner Product, Novacura, at Mistras Group in Princeton Junction, NJ. Mistras, a provider of industrial services, is using Novacura as a mobility platform for their 1000+ Field Service Technicians. The technicians utilize a simple Novacura “application” deployed on their smartphones to log time and material against IFS Work Orders while working in the field.

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Enterprise Consulting completes IFS Production Planning Process Review for Young Innovations

Enterprise Consulting performed a review of current business processes with company employees at two Young Innovations sites: Young Dental In Earth City, MO and Microbrush in Grafton, WI. The Output was the creation of a full set of work instructions for all aspects of IFS use. Where appropriate, process improvements were made and documented. We also improved the basic Shop Order processes at both locations.

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Enterprise Consulting Implements IFS Apps 9 Upgrade for Lou Rich

Enterprise Consulting, a Services Partner with IFS, is implementing an IFS Apps 9 upgrade at Lou Rich in Albert Lea, MN. In full cooperation with the IFS upgrade team, Enterprise Consulting is managing the complete upgrade through all phases by providing necessary technical and functional expertise and Project Management, as well as uplifting all third party integrations and partner products (Novacura, Addovation, etc.)

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Enterprise Consulting Readies Caltrol for IFS Applications 8 Implementation

Caltrol is a member of the North American Network which is implementing IFS Applications 8 across 12 of its member sites. Caltrol is unique in that they are migrating from a different database from the other 11 NAN members and requested that Enterprise Consulting help give them a head start. During a week of on site preparation consulting Order Management, Manufacturing, Purchasing and Inventory were covered.

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Enterprise Consulting Provides IFS Service Maintenance and Asset Maintenance for Young Innovations

Enterprise Consulting developed a solution for Service and Asset Maintenance that utilizes IFS Document Management to maintain the actual instructions and drawings and then uses object connections to attach the documents to the standard IFS jobs. The standard IFS jobs were connected to Preventative Maintenance actions (PMs) allowing the documents to flow through to the PMs.

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Enterprise Consulting Upgrades Harry’s Fresh Foods from IFS 2004 to Applications 8 SP1

Harry’s Fresh Foods, located in Portland, Oregon, initiated the upgrade to capture the functional and user-experience benefits of being on IFS Applications 8. The project required updated infrastructure, rewriting of Crystal Reports and significant training for both Administration and regular Users that was provided by Enterprise Consulting using both web and live training.

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Enterprise Consulting Helps Contec, Inc. Deploy IFS Kanban

Enterprise Consulting provided virtual IFS Kanban training to Contec to assist in their inventory reduction initiative. Contec was interested in applying current manual Kanban techniques through IFS to maximize the systematic benefits that IFS offers. The training was split into two sessions to ensure a discussion based, value added approach by minimizing the number of participants in each session.

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Enterprise Consulting Provides On-Demand IFS Project & Engineering Support To Ebara International

Enterprise Consulting and Ebara International have worked together to optimize Ebara’s IFS Project and Engineering processes. The IFS support from Enterprise Consulting was provided on an “On-Demand” basis, allowing Ebara with a simple and easy method to quickly request and receive the focused IFS Projects and Engineering support they needed in a timely manner.

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Enterprise Consulting Provides IFS Go-Live Preparation Training and Support To Experitec

Experitec, one of twelve individual companies of North American Networks (NAN), has engaged Enterprise Consulting to walk through a series of base artifacts which are part of the “common design” documentation put in place for the company-wide NAN IFS Implementation Project. These artifacts include the Process Maps, Business Case Scenarios, Work Instructions and Basic Data as defined in the IFS “NAN Gold” environment.

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Enterprise Consulting Provides Instron with Automatic Project Creation Application for IFS

Enterprise Consulting has developed a fast and efficient way of creating a project within IFS from a customer order line in just one click. The automated process saves approximately four minutes of user time by automatically creating the project, copying the WBS template, approving it, releasing the activities and connecting to the customer order line in just one click.

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Enterprise Consulting Supports North American Network’s Multi-Company IFS Implementation

North American Network (NAN) is a group of 12 Local Business Partner (LBP) organizations with 12 different sets of legacy ERP systems. The local business partnership exists as these companies are all distributors of a common supplier that operate in non-competing territories. These 12 companies banded together to implement IFS Applications 8.1 to address their common platform, service and business issues.

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Enterprise Consulting, Inc. and Pagero Group sign partnership agreement for implementation and services in North America

Enterprise Consulting is pleased to announce that we are entering a partnership with Pagero Group, specialized in services to improve AP and AR processes. Thanks to the partnership, we can now offer IFS customers in North America a new generation of services for AP and AR automation. Enterprise Consulting is a professional services and management consulting firm headquartered in Edina, Minnesota.

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Sea Foam Sales Company ERP Software Selection Project

After an intensive search, Enterprise Consulting was engaged to help Sea Foam Sales Company select an ERP solution for their growing business. Sea Foam Sales Company manufactures and distributes a line of engine additives, lubricants, and cleaners for automotive and small engine use. Sea Foam Sales Company faced a number of challenges that made it very difficult for them to find and select an ERP solution without expert help.

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