Company: Ingersoll Rand plc
Headquarters: Piscataway, NJ
Size of Company: 1,000 or more employees; more than $1B in revenue
Industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing
Primary Product Line: Club Car golf cars, Hussmann stationary refrigeration equipment, Ingersoll Rand industrial equipment, Schlage locks, Thermo King transport temperature-control equipment, Trane air-conditioning systems
Name of Project: Manufacturing IT After the Great Recession – "The New Normal" – an initiative based on business model transformation
Project Objective: To build a business transformation platform using flexible IT architectures; deliver less than two years’ payback
Technologies Employed: Oracle Master Data Management, E-Business Suite, Demantra (S&OP), Oracle Transportation Management, PeopleSoft Financials, Siebel CRM
Accomplishments/ROI: Saved over $700,000 in projected transportation costs in first year; optimized customer service/support; extended visibility into data quality; reduced applications cost