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to our CIMS e-solution (CIMS Online). The order is
produced and the picking slip is automatically printed
in our warehouse ready to pick, pack and deliver. R FID
technology is also implemented providing even greater
efficiency and less customer responsibility.
As part of our complete provision to our customers,
complimentary racking, bins and scanning technology
is supplied as part of the CIMS offering. The modular
racking provides a clean, compact and stable solution
to keep products in place with minimal space
requirements, reducing customer inventory holdings
and storage whilst maintaining optimal stock levels
based on customer specific usage requirements.
The CIMS e-solution further provides businesses
with a solution for inventory management with full
transparency at any stage from order status, traffic
light usage trends and purchase history available 24/7.
CIMS that we offer today is a foundation built on
quality and an accumulation of all the knowledge and
processes gathered over 35 years of providing Kanban
services to the largest manufacturers in Australian
Industry. We understand the importance of consistency
of supply on time, accuracy, and getting all the little
things right that are crucial to providing great service.
Thomas Warburton's CIMS innovation is a proven
industry solution gaining Thomas Warburton many
‘Supplier of the Year’ awards from major industry
partners. CIMS relies upon the quality of the
components and products that it administers backed
up by state-of-the-art warehousing and part picking
technologies and processes. A system that provides
optimal efficiency of product supply to allow greater
customisation and increased productivity in line with
our customers’ specific requirements. CIMS allows
Thomas Warburton to remain a supplier of choice and
a provider of reliable,quality items that help industry
secure their future.
WASA is a major nickel alloy producer for
applications used in the F-35 JSF programme for
Pratt & Whitney. These alloys are used in critical
rotating applications in the jet engines.
WASA produces VIM superalloy ingots either
for use in casting applications or input stock for
powder material for aerospace and power generation
applications. The remelt ingot is produced in a variety
of diameters. The major alloys produced are alloys
IN738, IN100, RR1000, M002, GTD111, C1023,
IN713, MM247, R77, R88, IN718, PWA1455.
WASA also produces superalloy ingots and
billet for forging and ring rolling applications for a
range of aerospace, power generation and oil &
gas applications. The major alloy purchased by our
customers is alloy IN718 produced in either double
melt (VIM/VAR) or premium rotating grade triple melt
(VIM/ESR/VAR) form. Other alloys produced include
Waspaloy, IN625, X750, 13/8, U500, IN725, IN925.
WASA’s vacuum induction furnace has a melting
capacity of 5 tonnes (11,000 lbs), 10 tonnes (22,000
lbs) or 15 tonnes (33,000 lbs) and can produce
input stock for master melts or secondary and tertiary
The forge consists of a 2300mT press, a ring mill
and blanking press, Manipulators, associated heat
treatment facilities and finishing equipment.
At WASA, a highly regarded team of professionals
which includes chemists, metallurgists and technicians,
applies the highest standard of process control using
the very latest in analytical equipment and ensures that
the most exacting requirements are achieved.
History of supply
Approval from aircraft engine manufactures GE, RR
and PW, for ingot melting procedures used for forging
and casting alloys.
Approved supplier to Pratt and Whitney since 1995.
Approved supplier to Rolls Royce since 1999.
Approved supplier to GE since 2000.
Approved supplier to Turbomeca since 2005.
Approved supplier to Boeing for 13/8 since 2012.
WASA also supplies to IGT customers including
Siemens, Alstom, Mitsubishi and GE. Oil & Gas
customers include Mobil Exxon, Chevron and BP
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