Our Processing “Center of Excellence” Reduces Supply Chain Costs and Makes You Stronger
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We are proud of our ever-improving processing “Center of Excellence” which includes great employees, state-of-the-art equipment, a focus on lean manufacturing and continuous process improvement. Our four core competencies all come together with one purpose—to set the industry standard in the processing and delivery of metals. We focus on cost reduction and taking our customers’ pain away with on-time delivery and the highest quality.
Klein Steel Core Competencies
We are the best in the industry with respect to inventory management and accuracyDaily cycle counting and root cause analyses ensure that we maintain better than 98 percent accuracy in quantity, size, location, and heat number traceability. We pride ourselves on setting the standard in inventory accuracy.
We maintain the highest quality with the rigorous application of our “Certified Klein Steel” standards that address receiving, material finishing, tolerances, packaging, heat number traceability, quality inspections, on-time delivery and more. We pride ourselves on processing and distribution systems that our customers can depend upon.
As an employer of choice, we hire only the best employees and invest in their development. Our focus on teamwork and empowering every employee to contribute to the company’s success results in the highest standards. We “walk the talk” with our values.
Klein Steel is partnered with Rochester Institute of Technology’s Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies in a deliberate effort to achieve lean operations and drive out waste.
On top of all this, we are committed to continuous process improvement to drive costs out of the supply chain of Klein Steel and our customers. Working with our customers, we identify and implement initiatives designed to reduce cycle times, eliminate inefficiencies, and achieve industry standards in lean manufacturing. Cost saving initiatives include, and are not limited to, electronic transfer of orders, part number standardization, the generation of Kanban parts, the development of reusable packaging, product labeling, and Advance Shipping Notification to serve as invoicing with the receiving transaction.
We focus on our core competencies and eliminate our customers’ pain. We strive to dramatically reduce costs and increase business opportunities for ourselves and our customers. We are “Stronger. For you success”.