Manufacturing Planning Support within SAP – INDUSTRY & PRODUCTION


Belgian manufacturer of innovative and durable ventilation systems with a global footprint, that shines thanks to its customizability, customer focus and development of new technologies.


  • Three main challenges were discerned, requiring a specific approach.
  • Client opened a new manufacturing site in the beginning of this year to fully encompass the BU’s production operations.
  • Also, company-wide implementation project of SAP was pushed through at the same time of new site opening.
  • New interpretation of the complex MTO manufacturing process, combined with a new system caused huge organizational stress on the team members within planning, creating an order book that could not be managed properly.


  • Drawing upon SAP PP / SD / APO expertise within our network, Purson stepped in to get supply chain activities within the BU back on track.
  • Operational continuity was ensured by focusing on working away the backlog.
  • Secondly master data was cleaned, ensuring a smooth scheduling process, drawing upon SAP-possibilities to involve multiple stakeholders within one cycle.
  • Lastly Purson provided a backfill and assistance within the development of the new planning team.