Buying Policy and Classes of Parts

Buying Policy and Classes of Parts

Buying Policy

We place a great deal of importance on partner like collaboration, in order to be competitive together and comply with the expectations of our customers.

In order to achieve these targets, we require excellent quality, permanent reliability, high flexibility and low costs from our suppliers.

Objectives of buying management

  • Long term and reliable partnership characterised by fairness and transparency
  • Excellent quality for products and processes
  • Concentration on main suppliers
  • Improvement of product quality, delivery reliability and supply chain management
  • Continual further development and innovation of our products with our suppliers
  • Continual reduction of material costs
  • Internationality of supplier base

Expectations from our suppliers

  • Long term, reliable and innovative collaboration
  • Excellent quality (no errors)
  • Delivery reliability and flexibility
  • Implementation of supply chain concepts
  • Innovative products at economical prices
  • Development and system competence
  • Global presence

Classes of Parts

A-parts

  • counterweight
  • cab
  • engine
  • transmission
  • axle, wheels and tires
  • booms and frames
  • lattice top
  • telescopic and derrick cylinder
  • hydraulic components
  • forgings and cast iron parts
  • raw steel and pipes

B-parts

  • small steel constructions
  • mechanical components
  • slewing rings
  • joint shafts
  • rotating plants and winches
  • hook blocks
  • small cylinders
  • exhauste tubes
  • brakes
  • filter assy
  • exhaust system
  • control Systems
  • axle install
  • steering
  • engine equipments
  • central lubrications
  • heatings
  • radiator
  • ropes
  • support ring
  • hydraulic- and oiltanks
  • frame parts

C-parts

  • c-hydraulik
  • hose assemblies and kits
  • fittings
  • glands
  • slider
  • ladder
  • battery
  • lights
  • slip ring
  • hose reel
  • plastic coverings
  • accessories for welding
  • paint
  • mesh stainless
  • harness
  • electronic and electro-mechanical components
  • kanban
  • auxiliary materials and supplies/consumables

Indirect material

  • real estate
  • machinery
  • energy
  • telecommunications
  • building construction
  • fleet
  • services (e. g. engineering and design)