The Solvay group was founded in Belgium more than 150 years ago, in 1863. Today, the Group employs approximately 1,700 people, spread over 5 industrial sites and more than 1,000 employees at its headquarters, Solvay Campus in Brussels.
Solvay develops innovative, sustainable and competitive solutions with high added value, adapted and tailored to the requirements of its end customers in the following sectors: aviation and automotive, foods, construction, consumer goods and health, electrical and electronic devices, energy and environment, and industrial applications.
Optimization of logistics layout and control in Roermond, the Netherlands. From Roermond, goods are sent directly to the end customers, based on the order information that is delivered from the central SAP.
Production volume has risen sharply in recent years, necessitating a redesign of logistics processes and production control. In addition, the following problem fields play: