We understand that customers aren’t just looking for products. They want solutions that will materialize into cost savings and increased efficiencies for their business. That’s why we’ve developed a diverse set of Value-Added Solutions with a successful track record of helping companies improve their operations.

Communications

Data Center Assessment: Evaluate efficiency of data center and project future capacity needs

eBusiness

Digital Transaction Services: Streamline the process for sharing business data and transaction documents
eCommerce: Place purchase orders and check product availability 24/7
Market Site Integration: Easier ordering through market sites

Energy & Sustainability

Energy and Utility Analysis: Discover options to reduce energy use and cost
Energy Procurement: Procure energy competitively in the market
Lighting Renovation Services: Reduce lighting and maintenance costs while supporting sustainability initiatives
Waste Mitigation and Recycling Management: Reduce waste and enhance compliance

Engineering Services

Life Extension and Modernization: Extend life of critical components and migrate to current technology
Power Distribution Services: Increase visibility and improve control of power systems
Power Factor Correction: Improve efficiency of power systems and reduce utility charges
Power Quality: Protect critical equipment and prevent unexpected outages

Production Support

Assembly: Improve system efficiency, streamline the supply chain, and reduce repair and operation costs
B & C Material Sourcing: Save on costs related to freight and on-hand inventory
Cable Management: Customize inventory and material management processes
Kitting: Minimize SKUs, streamline ordering processes, and increase productivity
Lean Labeling and 5S Signage Assessment: Post critical point-of-use information on the shop floor to create “just-in-time” communication
Prefabricated Systems: Save time and reduce errors
Process Streamlining: Eliminate non-value-add actions

Safety

Arc Flash Assessment: Mitigate risks of working within electrical panels
Chemical Management: Enhance safety of chemical storage and use
Compliance and Technical Services: Achieve safety and regulatory compliance while reducing risk and fines
Emergency Notification System Assessment: Ensure safe and effective evacuation during emergency situations
Hazardous Lighting Assessment: Identify durable lighting solutions for any environment
Lockout/Tagout: Design a comprehensive, OSHA-compliant electrical safety program
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Assessment: Recommend application-specific safety equipment
Safety Labeling and Signage Assessment: Assess critical visual communication needs
Spill and Leak Remediation Assessment: Assess safety risks throughout the facility
Wet and Damp Area Assessment: Isolate electrical systems from liquids that impact manufacturing performance

Security

IP Addressing: Reduce installation time of security cameras
Rack and Stack: Pre-configure physical hardware to reduce jobsite labor and packaging waste

Supply Chain Optimization & Integration

Asset Recovery and Distribution: Reduce inventory and procurement costs by disposing of unusable material
Emergency and Disaster Preparedness: Review or establish response protocols and procedures for critical systems
Integrated Supply: Provide low-cost centralized procurement and fulfillment solutions
Lean Warehousing: Run a more organized and efficient warehouse operation
Product and Supplier Rationalization: Gain greater leverage, decrease product costs, and streamline supply chain processes
Repair Services: Reduce downtime, increase plant efficiency, and optimize inventory levels of spare parts
Sourcing: Achieve competitive pricing and timely delivery
Storeroom Management: Reduce cost of inventory control processes
Transaction Cost Review: Vendor-Managed Inventory (VMI): Reduce layers in the supply chain, increase stock visibility, and decrease overall stock levels

Point of Use

eStock: Optimize the ordering process through data analysis, order points, and bar coding
Vending: Manage critical inventory
Job Trailers: Keep MRO products easily accessible on the job site

Training

Application Training: Receive tailored application training directed toward operational needs
Product Training: Learn about new products