Revealing the Value of Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace and Defense

DELMIA Quintiq

What aerospace manufacturers need is agility in their design and production processes to help mitigate the variability in supply and demand. Additive Manufacturing (AM) is one innovation in which aerospace companies have significantly invested to try to address some of their unique challenges.

Supply chain pain points in the Aerospace and Defense industry

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater 7 barriers to aerospace and defense supply chain success. For supply chains in the aerospace and defense industry, keeping pace with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) who are dramatically increasing production rates for components, systems and services, is a major challenge. Aerospace and defense supply chain pain points. These are just a few of the specific aerospace and defense supply chain pain points.

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The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Managing quality across the supply chain is critically important for all industries, but especially in Aerospace and Defense. How is technology helping Aerospace and Defense companies to streamline and automate this process? Read more The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. The post The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

[Video] The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Bill Alrich, Customer Solutions Representative at Elemica, discusses the value of supply chain quality management in Aerospace & Defense industry. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Podcast version (click to play): Industry Trends Past Episode Past Episode - Elemica Aerospace & Defense Elemica supply chain quality

Addressing Supply Chain Challenges Faced by Aviation, Aerospace & Defense Companies Driven by Complex Global Risk Factors

Maine Pointe

David Grasso, EVP Aviation, Aerospace & Defense, says suppliers facing complex global risk factors should re-evaluate and prepare themselves proactively by working to become more effective organizations. Sustainability and Value Creation Total Value Optimization supply chain transformation Aerospace aerospace and defense supply chain optimization end to end supply chain integration inventory management supply chain risk Aviation Aerospace Manufacturing #aerospace industry defense

3 Ways Robotics Are Crucial to Aerospace Manufacturing & Design

Cerasis

The United States aerospace manufacturing industry is a highly competitive one. These factors make aerospace manufacturing companies highly valued partners, even internationally. Although the aerospace industry employs countless hundreds of thousands of workers, robots are still necessary to complete many tasks. Robotics Are Crucial to Aerospace Manufacturing & Design. EMI and EMC testing are crucial for the aerospace industry , though the process is cumbersome.

No Fly Zone: How the Aerospace Industry Is Handling COVID-19

Supply Chain Brain

With more than 95% of airplanes still grounded around the world, aerospace and defense leaders must reconsider supply-chain resiliency — and how to withstand unpredictable crises

Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace and Defense

Kinaxis

Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace and Defense. Increased complexity, slowed growth and shrinking margins are challenging the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) sector. In Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace and Defense , Supply Chain Insights benchmarks A&D companies against other industries and dives into data from five top A&D companies over the last decade.

AB&R® to exhibit at RFID in Aerospace and Defense

AB&R

a nationwide provider of proven supply chain solutions, will be an exhibitor at the RFID in Aerospace and Defense Conference in Arlington, VA on December 12, 2018. The RFID in Aerospace and Defense event will provide information on the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. Several large aerospace and defense companies are already including RFID technology in their operations to track parts and shipments throughout the supply chain.

The Complex Risk Factors Facing Aerospace and Defense

Supply Chain Brain

Boeing’s recent crisis represents just one of many complex global risk factors impacting aviation, aerospace and defense supply chains

Boeing's 737 Production Cut Echoes Throughout Aerospace Industry

Material Handling and Logistics

Boeing’s suppliers cannot dial down production overnight, and changes to aircraft production rates usually take 12-18 months to flow through the supply chain

Demand Impacts Facing the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Vanguard Software

COVID-19 has been the biggest disruption to the aviation industry in the past decade, S&OP optimization can aim organizations towards corrective actions. Sales & Operations Planning Demand Planning News Supply Chain Demand S&OP

Summary of Development and Manufacture Contracts in the Aerospace and Defense Industries

NC State SCRC

Our third contract research paper is by James Wilkinson, focusing on aerospace contracts which typically entail a great deal of risk (as illustrated by the Boeing 737 MAX incident…). The type of contract of interest in this report is for Development and Manufacture contracts in the Aerospace and Defense industries. Risk in Aerospace and Defense Industries. Specific Risks in Development and Manufacture Contracts in the Aerospace and Defense Industries.

Demand Impacts Facing the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Vanguard Software

COVID-19 has been the biggest disruption to the aviation industry in the past decade, S&OP optimization can aim organizations towards corrective actions. Sales & Operations Planning Demand Planning News Supply Chain Demand S&OP

Aerospace and defense supply chain success story - The 21st.

Kinaxis

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Context identifies new AVIVORE threat group behind recent aerospace supply chain cyber attacks

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The Threat Intelligence and Incident Response Team at Context Information Security has identified a new threat group behind a series of incidents targeted at the aerospace and defence industries in the UK and Europe

DWC unveils plans for aerospace supply chain facilities

Logistics Middle East

project will feature a multi-purpose building for tenants that are a part of the aerospace supply chain The $32.6m

Aerospace Industry Looks Cautiously Into 2017

Loftware

The aerospace and defense sectors are cautiously optimistic about 2017, but still have some worries. While the aerospace and defense sectors are approaching 2017 with a generally positive outlook, there are some potential difficulties worth watching out for. Aerospace and Defense

[Video] Aerospace Industry Faces Aging Fleets

Loftware

Aerospace and DefenseMost air travelers may not realize this, but commercial airline fleets are getting older. The rush to solve this problem will be a major trend in the industry going forward.

Factors Affecting Logistics Within The Aerospace & Defense Industry

Supply Chain Link

The aerospace and defense industry makes for a complex and ever-changing supply chain. Over the next twenty years, air travel demand is expected to double 1 and aerospace manufacturing demand is expected to exceed $5.6 Just this past year, military funding for aircraft reduced leading aircraft manufacturers to shift their attention towards commercial aircraft.

SDV opens new warehouse for aerospace clients

Logistics Middle East

SDV supply chain management providers open new warehouse at Dubai airport free zone

5. SCE Forum in Hamburg: On the digital future and structural changes in the aerospace industry

SupplyOn

Hot topics: How the SCE Initiative supports the ongoing structural change in the aerospace industry and why digitization is key to securing the future of German aerospace SMEs (Photo: ‘Marketplace of Opportunities’ at the event). At this event, bavAIRia, SupplyOn and leading German aerospace companies will hold a workshop on “IT-supported data exchange in the supply chain” For further information, please refer to the bavAIRia website (in German).

What Is Aerospace Engineering?

Schooled by Science

Read Time: 3 minutes We like to joke and say something is easy because “it’s not rocket science,” but in reality, it takes a… The post What Is Aerospace Engineering? appeared first on Schooled By Science. Manufacturing & Engineering

Hamburg calling – how the 8th Aviation Forum gave insights into tomorrow’s aerospace supply chain

SupplyOn

The participating companies – among them airliners, OEMs, suppliers, BDLI, clusters, regional aerospace organizations, service providers and consulting companies – discussed hot topics like globalization, digitization and smart production. Mr Volker Thum, BDLI, shared that more than 109,000 employees work for German aerospace companies, representing a turnover of for 40 billion euros.

The “SIOPtimization” Supply Chain Solution for Aerospace Companies Feeling the Impact of the Boeing 737 Max Disruption

Maine Pointe

David Grasso, EVP Aviation, Aerospace & Defense, says some suppliers experiencing a slowdown would do well to use the time to re-evaluate and prepare themselves proactively by working to become more effective organizations.

Space: The final logistics and supply chain management frontier

Kinaxis

In addition to NASA and Roscosmos, other players like China Aerospace Industry Corporation (CASC), Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and European Space Agency (ESA) are planning to expand their space operations to increase efficiency, while independent companies like SpaceX and Arianespace provide cost-efficient launch and delivery programs with re-usable technologies.

Innovating through Crisis: Airport Resiliency with the Virtual Twin

DELMIA Quintiq

Aerospace & Defense Airline Digital Twin Virtual Twin

Is a New Sustainment Model the Next Step in Defense Acquisition Reform?

Maine Pointe

Chris Brumitt, VP Aerospace & Defense, discusses the vital importance of sustainment and acquisition model reform to the defense mission. Supply Chain Performance aerospace and defense

White Paper: SAP Production Engineering and Operations (PEO)

Bristlecone

To remain competitive in today’s global economy and keep pace with market demand, industries like engineered products, complex assembly manufacturing, and aerospace and defense must continue to innovate and introduce new products.

What the Analysts Are Saying About…A&D Supply Chains

Kinaxis

I spread my Supply Chain wings at an Aerospace company and since Aerospace and Defense is a key vertical market for Kinaxis, the recent Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace & Defense report was downloaded on my laptop to read on my next flight. The report covers a lot more ground than what I’ve discussed here, so feel free to download a full copy of Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace & Defense report here. (No

Infographic: Zodiac Aerospace, Factory Fires and Supply Chain Risk

Elementum

Most recently, an explosion at a Zodiac Aerospace factory wiped out production, posing risks to the supply chains of Boeing and Airbus. What do factory fires and explosions mean for a supply chain, and how can supply chain managers deal with these low-frequency, high-risk scenarios? Our infographic explains. In the past two months, there have been over 50 factory fires and explosions.

How Traceability and Quality Control Helps to Manage Recalls and Returns

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Aerospace Automotive Parts and Accessories Blog Post Computer and Electronics Consumer Packaged Goods Food and Beverage Industrial Machinery and Equipment Medical Device Packaging Pharmaceutical Product Recall Quality Control Supply Chain TraceabilityThe post How Traceability and Quality Control Helps to Manage Recalls and Returns appeared first on SYSPRO US.

VMI system goes live at Fokker Aerostructures

Supply Chain Movement

VIBA Aerospace Products and Services in the Netherlands and Peerless Aerospace Fastener Corporation, a distributor of aerospace fasteners based in Farmingdale (NY), went live with their Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) of special fasteners at Fokker Aerostructures covering several programs.

Strategic Supply Chain Trends We Can Expect to See in 2020

Maine Pointe

supply chain transformation Data Analytics aerospace and defense end to end supply chain integration supply chain strategy supply chain management IOT technology emerging technologyGuest blogger, Kelly Carroll, says as the supply chain industry continues to innovate throughout the year, companies must remain agile to stand out amongst their competition. Read some of the trends the Oracle executive is tracking.

Liebherr-Aerospace digitizes its supply chain with AirSupply

SupplyOn

After positive experiences of using AirSupply as a supplier, Liebherr-Aerospace decided to also implement the solution for its own processes As early as the end of 2012, Liebherr-Aerospace opted to use SupplyOn’s AirSupply solution with its most important suppliers for the processes Demand Forecast, Order, Advance Shipping Notification (ASN), Goods Receipt and partly also Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) – thus being the first AirSupply customer outside of BoostAeroSpace.