IGZ successfully completes 500th SAP EWM project | Press release

09.06.2020 | Falkenberg

IGZ - The SAP engineers can now look back on the 500th successful go-live of the SAP EWM extended warehouse management system. The go-live in Kozieglowy, Poland, took place in parallel to the ongoing main SAP EWM project for the Hawle Austria Group, which is headquartered in Vöcklabruck.

In reaching the 500 mark, IGZ, based in Falkenberg, Opf., is continuing to expand its position as a leading SAP EWM general contractor in the area of intralogistics, especially in connection with automated warehouse technology. This is because the lion's share of the 500 SAP EWM projects was also implemented with the SAP material flow component MFS (Material Flow System).

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dormakaba – Continuously networked production and logistics processes

18.05.2020 | Wetzikon (CH)

For dormakaba, a batch size of one is not a trend, but has long been a reality. By introducing the SAP Manufacturing Execution (SAP ME) and SAP Extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM) standard software at its Wetzikon site, the provider of access and security solutions has taken an important step towards becoming a connected company. The ambitious project was implemented together with IGZ, the SAP project centre for production and logistics.

Today's dormakaba Holding AG, headquartered in Rümlang, Switzerland, was formed in 2015 from the merger of the Dorma and Kaba brands.

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Bauerfeind – Nowitzki & Co. – SAP EWM ensures movement

03.04.2020 | Zeulenroda-Triebes

Together with its brand ambassador Dirk Nowitzki, Bauerfeind AG has successfully replaced a complex warehouse management and control system at its central warehouse in Zeulenroda-Triebes and put it on a future-proof footing with SAP EWM including SAP MFS. Thanks to IGZ’s implementation, the manufacturer of bandages, orthoses, compression stockings and orthopaedic insoles now benefits from a high-performance overall solution in conjunction with SAP ERP. When Bruno Bauerfeind founded a company to produce rubber knitwear and bandages in 1929, he couldn’t have imagined the rapid development his company would undergo in the following decades. Today, 90 years later, Bauerfeind AG has a global presence with 20 subsidiaries and more than 70 affiliated distributors.

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Winkler – SAP EWM-supported high performance distribution hub

13.01.2020 | Himberg bei Wien (A)

Commercial vehicle parts wholesaler Winkler has invested around 45 million euros in the construction of a third central warehouse.

The new logistics property in Himberg near Vienna, the planning and implementation of which was handled by the SAP EWM general contractor IGZ from Falkenberg in the Upper Palatinate, is geared primarily to supplying the Eastern European markets and will relieve the burden on Winkler's Kassel and Ulm locations. The required system performance is ensured by the optimum interaction of mechanics, SPS and SAP EWM standard software.

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Ambitious migration in highly-automated logistics centre

16.02.2018 | Thansau

Convincing through performance – that is the motto of the Hamberger logistics company. To secure their performance for the coming years, Hamberger decided on a gradual replacement of their old warehouse management and material flow software, as well as a control level for commissioning robots in their Hamberger Logistics and Service Centre (HLSC). Hamberger decided on SAP EWM. In doing so, the interfaces were reduced. The aims and barometers by which the successes of this project were to be measured were the seamless integration of the control level into the new IT system and the integration of the intelligence of the old system, as well as getting those with responsibilities in logistics involved. To ensure the high availability of their logistics operations, Hamberger placed their trus

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16.06.2017 (Recognized MANU)

16.06.2017 | Falkenberg

Within the scope of the SAP partner Edge Programs, IGZ also continues to prove its expertise with this annual certification (such as product expertise, project implementation or project experiences) in the implementation of SAP production solutions in the area of SAP manufacturing execution system (SAP MES). These include the SAP standard modules SAP manufacturing integration and intelligence (SAP MII) as well as SAP SAP manufacturing execution (SAP ME).  During the certification period, IGZ impressed clients repeatedly with numerous reference projects such as HIPP baby food, CONTINENTAL tyres, VACUUBRAND Medical technology, K+S, and many more. The high demand for these projects and their success story have led SAP to award the SAP recognised expertise certification to IGZ. IGZ custom

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IGZ Certified SAP Recognized Expertise Partner for SAP Supply Chain Management (SAP SCM)

26.01.2017 | Falkenberg

IGZ was again recognised by SAP as an SAP Recognized Expertise Partner for SAP SCM This annual certification is proof of IGZ’s competencies (e.g. product expertise, project implementation, or project experience) in the realisation of logistics solutions in the area of SAP Extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM). This means that IGZ clients benefit from extensive improvement competence, right down to specialised industry experience. Proven, successfully completed client projects are significant components in the certification.  These high requirements of the program are regularly checked and renewed by SAP.

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IGZ founders Zrenner and Gropengießer receive state medal for special services

28.11.2016 | München

Both of the IGZ managing directors and engineers Johann Zrenner and Wolfgang Gropengießer from Falkenberg/Opf. were awarded with the state medal for special services to the Bavarian economy on Monday 28 November, 2016. The Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology annually awards approximately 20 people who have rendered special services to the Bavarian economy. At a celebratory state ceremony in the Ludwig Erhard Ceremonial Hall at the Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs in Munich, the Bavarian Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology, Ilse Aigner, honours 15 business personalities from all over Bavaria for their self initiative and exemplary corporate conduct with the highest personal award that the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affai

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SAP EWM general contractor IGZ at the LogiMAT 2015

02.02.2015 | Stuttgart

IGZ presents itself at the LogiMAT 2015 in Hall 1, Stand D05 as general contractor for logistics systems with a focus on “SAP, SPS and mechanics - everything from the same source”. For more than 15 years, the leading SAP project centre for logistics and production has realised demanding intralogistics systems from manual to highly automated, exclusively on the basis of SAP EWM and SAP LES standard software including the related MFS functions. IGZ clients, such as ZF Friedrichshafen AG at the Passau site profit from the competence, efficient and neutral planning, project planning, implementation and full service of its SAP-based intralogistics systems. In November 2014, IGZ was also delighted, together with its long-term client Gebr. Heinemann SE & Co. KG, about the SAP Quality Award

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BI-LOG: New installation of a “used plant” with IGZ as general contractor

15.02.2015 | Bamberg

BI-LOG Logistik und Informationsmanagement GmbH is a company of the BI-LOG Service Group GmbH with registered office in Bamberg and sites in Scheßlitz, Kronach and Zeegendorf. The company specialises in hybrid services, processing and individualisation of goods, customer-oriented transport services and IT system networking. In addition, BILOG?is a provider of contract logistics and transport management. As an example of the flexibility of the requirements, it processes external e-commerce processes. In order to take account of the changes in the market, BI-LOG simplifies in the processes in intralogistics. A dynamic and flexible warehouse was created with a relatively high degree of automation for small-volume goods. At the same time, extremely high peak loads in order picking and in di

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