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TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITIES

TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITIES

Gexpro Services has all the technology capabilities to serve your needs.

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP (TCO)

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Gexpro Services has the sourcing and logistics expertise to help our OEM customers drive cost out of the supply chain through labor productivity, lean principles, program management.

QUALITY

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Our branches are supported by a mature Quality Management System registered to ISO9001:2015 and AS9100D.

PRODUCTS WE SUPPLY

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Products that we provide include: hardware and fasteners, electrical wire and components, seals and gaskets, and much more.

TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITIES

WEIGH SCALE TECHNOLOGY

How it Works

  • VMI weigh scales set-up per piece weight
  • Material is removed from bin for consumption
  • Sapphire polls VMI weigh scales multiple times a day providing a real time update of stocking level
  • VMI weigh scales setup with an automated reorder points
  • Replenishment order transmitted to Gexpro ERP

Benefits

  • Provides real time inventory management
  • Automated reorder points
  • Eliminates stock-outs by monitoring usage with no labor cost
  • Optimizes Inventory by adjusting min/max after trending usage
  • 24/7/365 visibility and monitoring of inventory
  • Removes human error

SMART BIN

How it Works

  • Smart Bin setup per piece weight
  • Material is removed from bin for consumption
  • Smart Bin setup with an automated reorder points
  • Replenishment order transmitted to Gexpro ERP

Benefits

  • Smart Bin Solutions – Help Ensure Bulk Section is Always Stocked
  • Smarted Spaces Technology – Automated Replenishment
  • Alerts in Established Quantities Eliminates Stock – outs & Over Orders
  • Well Lit Bin Compartments
  • Strong ROI on labour reduction and inventory right sizing

RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION (RFID)

How it Works

  • RFID Tags have an integrated circuit and an antenna, which are used to transmit data to the RFID reader
  • RFID Reader receives the radio waves from the tag and converts into a more usable form of data
  • Converted data from the tags is then transferred to Sapphire, where it can be stored and analyzed at a later time

Benefits

  • Automated reorder points
  • Eliminates stock outs by monitoring usage with no labor cost
  • Perform complete physical inventory before making a replenishment run
  • Improved inventory tracking & traceability
  • 24/7/365 visibility and monitoring of inventory
  • Removes human error

SAPPHIRE

How it Works

  • Browser & PDA Based (no client installation!)
  • Scan barcode(s)
  • Create orders(s)
  • Interfaces to ERP (P21 or XPD)

Benefits

  • Easy online order entry
  • Eliminate manual entry through the use of an Honeywell Dolphin Scanner
  • Track consumption at individual Point-Of-Use areas
  • Advanced reporting capability
  • Streamlines the kit creation process
  • Detailed program dashboard screen that highlights health of the program

GEXPRO STOREFRONT

How it Works

  • Enter your custom username and password at the portal’s login screen
  • Select the place and order button to start the ordering process
  • Enter part number and quality information
  • Select the appropriate ship to dropdown and submit

Benefits

  • Easy online order entry
  • Eliminates manual entry through the use of an iPad & Bluetooth scanner
  • Central repository to quickly and easily pull old invoices
  • Track, review, and expedite orders
  • Submit RFQ’s online

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP (TCO)

LABOR PRODUCTIVITY:

  • Receiving
  • Material
  • Stockroom
  • Packaging
  • Operating Schedule

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT:

  • SKU Management
  • Reporting
  • Scorecards
  • Supplier Portal

TRANSACTIONAL PRODUCTIVITY & INDIRECT EXPENSES:

  • S&I Planning
  • PO Management
  • 3-Way Match
  • Finance
  • Transportation
  • Premium Freight

TRADE WORKING CAPITAL:

  • ILM – Consignment
  • Summary Billing
  • Inventory Optimization
  • Bins & Turns Analysis

SUPPLIER RATIONALIZATION:

  • Supplier Consolidation
  • Kitting
  • Sub-Assemblies
  • Diversified product

LEAN PRINCIPLES:

  • Facility Space
  • Cycle/Lead Time
  • POU/Material Flow
  • Process Productivity

COST OF QUALITY:

  • Quality Inspection
  • Supplier Survelliance
  • Product Testing

INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY:

  • Oasis Pro Barcode Ordering
  • Warehouse Management System
  • Inspection System

GLOBAL SOURCING & VALUE ENGINEERING:

  • Best Cost Sourcing
  • BOM Simplification
  • Part & Process Standardization
  • NPI Design & Support
  • Line Walks
  • Product Tear Down

DEFLATION MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP:

  • DMP-Direct Material Productivity
  • Joint Supplier Letters
  • Business Partnership
  • Long Term Agreements
  • Volume/Rebate

QUALITY

QUALITY MANAGEMENT:

Gexpro Services utilizes the “3 C’s”, commitment, conformance, and compliance to quality.

CUSTOMER QUALITY:

Complaint handling

  • 4Containment
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Verification and Validation
  • Corrective Action
  • Preventive Action

Regulatory Compliance

  • RoHS, WEEE, REACH
  • ATEX, PED
  • DFARS
  • UL, CE
  • GOST-R

Customer/Internal Audit

  • Global OEM Requirements
  • Self-Assessment
  • Process Validation
  • Document Maintenance
  • Continual Improvement

SUPPLIER QUALITY:

Supplier Assessment

  • Financial Stability
  • Quality Systems
  • EHS Processes
  • Operations
  • Security Practices

Part Qualification

  • MPP, PQP, CAV
  • Raw Material Test Report
  • 3rd Party Lab Test Report
  • Certificate of Conformance
  • Gexpro Inspection

Supplier Surveillance

  • MPP, PQP Surveillance
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Heat Treatment
  • Mechanical Testing
  • Surface Treatment

QUALITY CONTROL:

  • SPC Inspection
  • Lab Testing
  • Document Management

REGISTERED QUALITY SYSTEMS: OUR BRANCHES ARE SUPPORTED BY A MATURE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM REGISTERED TO ISO9001-2015 AND AS9100D

PRODUCTS WE SUPPLY

FASTENING SYSTEMS:

  • Turbine Production Hardware including high strength, large diameter studs, bolts and nuts
  • Carbon, stainless and exotic metals

MATERIALS AVAILABLE:

  • Carbon and Stainless Steel Alloys
  • Titanium, inconel and other high strength, high temperature materials
  • Non-ferrous, non-metallic and exotic materials
  • Bolts, Screws and Studs
  • Socket head cap screws
  • Nut, washer and custom-machined parts
  • Helicoils. pins, rivets and other fasteners

MECHANICALS AND FABRICATIONS:

  • Precision Machined Parts (CNC type parts)
  • Fabricated Parts, Castings, Moldings
  • Piping Assemblies, Seals, Gaskets, O-Rings

ELECTRICAL POWER AND CONTROL:

  • Electrical Components & Apparatus
  • Panel and Control Assemblies (Build to print)
  • Cable – Power, Control, Instrumentation, Hi-Temp
  • Explosion Proof Fittings

VALVES AND INSTRUMENTATION:

  • Control, Automated, Manual Valves
  • Instrumentation: Flow, Level, Temp, Pressure

HARDWARE:

  • AN, MS & NAS Fasteners
  • Clamps (Worm, Cusion, Nylon)
  • Drilled Fasteners
  • Fittings (Fluid, Hydrolic, Bulkhead, Elbow, Adaptor)
  • Hex & 12 Point Bolts
  • High Temperature/High Strength Fasteners
  • Hinges (Piano)
  • Large Diametic Bolts
  • Locking Fasteners
  • Machined Components
  • Microscopic Deburred Fasteners
  • Nuts (12 point, Self-locking)
  • Pins (Clevis, Dowel, Taper, Cotter, Blind)
  • Rivets (Blind, Solid-B)
  • Rod Ends/Turn Buckles
  • Screws (Machined, Self-tapping)
  • Set Screws
  • Shim/Fillers
  • Socket Head Cap Screws
  • Spacers & Bushings
  • Specialized and Custom Hardware
  • Spiral Wave Springs
  • Spring (Compression and Extension)
  • Threaded Inserts (HeliCoil, Tang and Tangless)
  • Tubing
  • Washers (Flat, Nylon, Spiral Wrap, Locking)