Title

Tribal Manufacturing Rolls in Newly Acquired Company into Existing Microsoft Dynamics AX System

Summary

Logan Consulting provides business and software expertise to roll a newly acquired company into Tribal Manufacturing’s AX system

The Client

Tribal Manufacturing is a ISO 9001-2008 certified manufacturer of machined parts. They produce large volumes of both straight and shaped (directional) machined parts and assemblies made from them. They produce tens of millions of parts per year. Tribal Manufacturing is headquartered in Marshall, Michigan and was founded in 2008.

The Opportunity

Tribal Manufacturing was in the process of acquiring another organization in Chesnee, South Carolina. Although Tribal was already live on AX, this soon to be acquired organization needed to be rolled into the existing AX system. Also, the new company needed to be up and running in AX by a certain deadline.

The Solution

Logan Consulting was selected by Tribal Manufacturing to manage this project. Logan installed the software and developed a project plan to determine the scope of the project and the business requirements. Logan worked in conjunction with Tribal and the newly acquired company to achieve the best possible solution.

The Results

The Chesnee company went live on AX in time of the set deadline. Logan followed their standard methodology to ensure a successful transition.

  • AX installed on site at the Chesnee location
  • AX designed and configured based on the new company’s requirements
  • All required data migrated into AX
  • System successfully tested and accepted by end users
  • End users trained and business process documented
  • Production environment completed and users experienced a successful go live