OEMs can leverage their choice of fluid automation supplier to achieve improvements in the economic performance of their plants and products.

Speed. A supplier who appreciates the value of speed can allow OEMs to:
  • Accommodate just-in-time inventory management.
  • Implement faster development and production cycle times.
  • Make last-minute engineering changes without disrupting project schedules.
  • Reduce time to market
Reliability. Look for fluid automation vendors who focus on reliability measures, permitting OEMs to:
  • Realize more efficient air usage.
  • Optimize Six Sigma and lean manufacturing programs.
  • Shorten startup and commissioning times.
  • Sell competitive products with fewer callbacks and warranty claims.
  • Attain maximum competitive advantage for their products.
  • Sell products on value, not on price.
  • Ensure greater customer loyalty.