TATMETAL to manage all critical business processes using IFS Applications 9

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that TATMETAL, one of Turkey’s leading flat steel producers, has chosen IFS Applications™ 9 to embark on its digital transformation.

As the fourth largest steel producer in the country, TATMETAL delivers its products to customers in industries such as construction, automotive, domestic appliances, and heating and cooling. Following a competitive eight-month tender process, TATMETAL selected IFS Application because of its engaging user interface, its industry specific capabilities, and its ability to accommodate to the company’s future needs.
The IFS solution will cover all essential business processes, including product data management (PDM), production and planning, sales, purchasing and distribution, quality management, document management, HR, payroll, and financials.
“By investing in IFS Applications, we are enabling a comprehensive, company-wide flow of information that will help accelerate our strategic development and reaffirm our company’s commitment to digital transformation,” said Sedat Çiftçioğlu, Director of Financial and Administrative Affairs at TATMETAL. “The IFS team presented a solution that is robust enough to secure a return on investment in the mid-term and that is flexible enough to help us capitalize on transformational industry trends such as digital transformation, artificial intelligence, and the internet of things.”

Managing director for IFS in Turkey Ergin Öztürk added, “We are very pleased to sign yet another major client in the Turkish steel industry. By working with companies such as Cemtas and Ağır Haddecilik, we are confident that our best-practice industry solutions will power TATMETAL’s growth in the years to come. Together our technology partner F8 Informatics we look forward to helping TATMETAL build a fully integrated, end-to-end digital factory.”

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Operating on an area of 110,000 m² at Zonguldak- Ereğli Organized Industrial Zone, TATMETAL ÇELİK SANAYİ VE TİCARET LTD. ŞTİ. produces cold-rolled steel, hot-rolled steel, galvanized steel by using pickling line, galvanizing line, annealing line, painting and laminating line, slitting machine, cutting machine, trapeze line, gutter line, embossing line, the ridge line technologies. The company has a Pickling Line with a capacity of 400,000 tons and a Cold Rolling Plant with a capacity of 350,000 tons. The company is one of the four largest flat steel producers in Turkey and exports its products to several countries.

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