Our Client A recognized world leader in biochips and micro-fabrication of solid-state diagnostic devices. Their products comprise a range of acute-care tests run on a general purpose patient-side blood analyzer. The product uses wireless smart card technology requiring very tight tolerances. The Challenge To improve the manufacturing yield of a cartridge used in a handheld […]
Our Client A global corporation conducting R&D in pharmaceutical logistics and supply chain compliance technologies. Their purpose was to develop a system of monitoring and reporting if or when a research subject took their medication. Working in conjunction with pharmaceutical companies, the company developed special packaging to be used as part of medication trial runs. The system consisted of: A […]
Life saving highly-portable ventilator technology was needed during the Covid-19 pandemic. Could the supply planning integration be done rapidly enough to meet the sudden spike in demand?
AWT indentified significant cost-savings for a customer, a saving that eliminated 23% of their customer part rejections
Our Client A multinational global medical device company offering a broad range of innovative medical and scientific devices. The Challenge Our client came to us with the following challenges: To manufacture a multi-layer microfluidic component that included a printed electrical circuit laminated with patterned bio-inert adhesive in a tight registration tolerance of ± 0.2 mm […]
Customer Issue Several tags were being used on a single product, each with different regulatory information and traceability requirements Existing tag designs had low tear strength, contributing to inventory loss Existing traceability tags used standard barcodes and required labor intensive item level scanning with poor accuracy The AWT Solution AWT designed a durable RFID enabled […]
Customer Issue Customer with 250+ label suppliers in North America Poor quality and delivery metrics No visibility of annual purchase value (APV) and demand Rising costs across portfolio Complexity cost: Excessive part numbers and specifications to manage The AWT Solution Commodity Management Contract – Appointed “Integrated Label Supplier Manager” Assigned all commodity POs 100% […]
AWT was tasked with answering this challenge: using innovative air-deflection concepts, could our client have a final product that ensured proper airflow was achieved?
Customer Issues March 2020: For over 6 months, hospital isolation gowns were in limited supply for medical professionals to manage COVID-19 cases Traditional materials and suppliers utilized to manufacture gowns were not available. Health systems requested help from non-traditional automotive manufacturers to utilize available raw materials for an immediate solution An airbag material was identified […]