Case Studies

Manufacturing Case Studies

See firsthand examples of how WMEP’s consulting has helped organizations throughout Wisconsin.

Cellular Flow Study and Plant Layout Significantly Impacts Production at Tank Technology

Operational Excellence

COMPANY PROFILE: Tank Technology Inc.’s history dates back nearly 60 years and features employee-owners who have a mission to provide exceptional water heating products and service. Tank Technology manufactures high-quality tanks, porcelain-enameled components, pressure vessels and heat exchangers. The company…

Eillien’s Candies Successfully Redeploys Labor Based On WMEP Automation Assessment

Automation & Technology, Talent & Culture

COMPANY PROFILE: Established in 1959, Eillien’s Candies provides high quality packaging of candies, nuts and snacks. Located in Green Bay, Wisconsin, the family-owned company packages a wide assortment of items for both private-brand customers and its own line of Eillien’s…

Dairyland Electrical Industries uses TPI to Enhance Multiple Productivity Initiatives

Growth & Strategy, TPI (Transformational Productivity Initiative)

A period of rapid organic growth had leaders at Dairyland Electrical Industries, Inc (Dairyland) searching for ways for the company to operate more effectively. A manufacturer of solid-state safety grounding products, Dairyland’s boost in business has stemmed from filling an…

Wolf Appliance Uses Total Productive Maintenance Training to Increase Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), Time & Costs Savings

Operational Excellence

COMPANY PROFILE: Launched in 1945, Sub-Zero Freezer Co. introduced the first system for preserving food at ultra-low temperatures. The company quickly established a reputation for quality and innovation. The third-generation, family-owned business, which operates as Sub-Zero Group Inc. based in…

Fiberglass Solutions Uses PRA™ to Help Understand Business Drivers as They Position For Growth

Growth & Strategy, TPI (Transformational Productivity Initiative)

COMPANY PROFILE: Fiberglass Solutions is a small, private manufacturer located in Green Bay. Established in 1974, Fiberglass Solutions produces and services custom fiberglass reinforced plastic products used in two major market segments. Throughout its history, the company has focused on developing…

Heiden Inc. uses a Profit Risk Assessment (PRA™) to find an array of solutions.

Automation & Technology, Exportech™, Growth & Strategy, Operational Excellence, Recent Programs, TPI (Transformational Productivity Initiative)

COMPANY PROFILE: Heiden Inc. is a privately held custom manufacturer founded by F. “Chet” Heiden in 1958. The company is currently owned by Matt Jacobson, who joined Heiden in 1998 and bought the business from his father in 2007. Heiden has…

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