ERP Streamlines Shipbuilding Operations

September 2008
Assembly;Sep2008, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p25
The article reports on the implementation of an IFS Applications system by Austal USA to streamline its shipbuilding operations. The system is from enterprise resource planning (ERP) specialist IFS North America. According to Terry Schroeder of Austal USA, the system was chosen by the firm to aid in the automation of tracking its costs and project schedules. It notes that the system has also allowed the firm to streamline its financial reporting system.


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