Any equipment. Any fleet. Any user. Any tempo.
Entrusted to decide ‘What to buy, When to buy and How to buy’
TVS is a strategic partner to the UK Ministry of Defence and a number of Defence Prime Contractors. We manage in excess of 180,000 Nato Stock Numbers across a wide range of equipment including armoured fighting vehicles, construction vehicles, workshop spares, clothing, food, fuel, medical equipment, field catering, pharmaceuticals and general engineering hardware.
- Increased supply chain visibility
- Increased availability from reduced levels of stock
- Simplified flow systems and reduction in costs
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Master Data Management
We have created our own data analysis tools under the Msys Brand which can provide our defence custumers with key master data created for the planning, sourcing, manufacturing, storing and delivering of your products and services. These services are all aimed at increasing availability and visibility whilst reducing cost.
The Msys suite of applications have been developed In House, by our UK Programmers and continues to be developed to meet our clients’ demanding environments. Many of our applications have been born from our own initial requirements and are used In House by the TVS SCS Group today. They are constantly tested with live feedback being provided by our users.
Msys. PDM is an extensive Product Data Management Solution, providing customers with ultimate control over parts data and replacement part release sequence. Msys. PDM manages Manufacturing Bill of Material and conversion to Aftermarket Catalogue, whether Electronic or Hard Copy.
Msys. MRM (Mobile Resource Management) is a real-time resource planning, job scheduling solution that incorporates sophisticated planning systems and job deployment through mobile device technology. Deployed to any field based Engineer workforce, the system provides optimised work routing and data capture of all work undertaken.
Msys. SIP (Supply Information Portal) is designed with your suppliers in mind. The portal providers your suppliers with purchase information, allowing them to manage the level of stock they deliver and schedule amendments as may be required to keep product supply levels constant.
Msys. DFP (Demand Forecast & Planning) solution has been developed by our in-house IT experts to reduce client inventory and deliver substantial improvements in product availability. Msys. DFP is used in house by our Parent Company Multipart and by many of the customers which we service.
Msys. WMS (Warehouse Management System) utilises real-time information to optimise the throughput, performance and accuracy of any Warehouse and Distribution Centre’s processes and controls.
Msys. BIR (Business Intelligence Reporting) is a web enabled reporting tool that integrates with all of the Msys. solutions to provide high impact reports, presented in a Dashboard format. Msys. BIR can provide reports on one or all of the Msys. family, depending on our customer requirements.
We optimise your stock levels ensuring we achieve high levels of product availability from low levels of inventory. This means only holding the right amount of stock to meet your customer demands based on analysing trends and patterns in your order history. We use demand forecasting and inventory planning software to accurately predict your future order quantities to reduce risk and ensure that your cash is not tied up in safety stock which may become obsolete or superseded.
Global Strategic Purchasing
We offer a full procurement solution for you and your customers which involves quality checking and selecting the best and most cost effective suppliers in the market place. We have access to over 3,000 global suppliers who work to TVS compliancy levels as specified by existing clients. We obtain the best possible prices and create opportunities for gain share which is passed back to our client.
We keep your production line moving and eliminate the risk of line stoppages through a range of manual and automated services which enable you to increase your manufacturing output. Our customised services include sequencing the order of product on arrival at your manufacturing plant, organising product components into kits of similar or homogenous groups which feed into the line at exactly the right time in the production schedule and we have even invested over £6m in robotic technology to sub assemble your products before they reach the final production line. We can also carry out quality inspection and compliance services on your behalf, checking each product against your OE manual and carry out any remedial work or liaise with the supplier on your behalf to repair or replace your product, giving you added peace of mind from zero line stoppages or equipment downtime.
We have multiple distribution centres and forward stock locations located at strategic locations around the globe, with over 4 million sq. ft of warehouse space. In addition to our own facilities we manage facilities owned by our clients, driving more efficient ways of working, operating both behind and outside the wire.
We store a vast array of different types of items and have developed our own advanced Warehouse Management system which we use in our facilities. This system utilises real-time information to optimise the throughput, performance and accuracy of any Warehouse and Distribution Centre’s processes and controls.
We have access to a global distribution fleet, working with some of the best and most proficient carriers in the marketplace. This means we can ship your product however and whenever you or your customer needs it.
We manage returns, repairs and replacements or your spares so your cash flow is not tied up in secret safety stock for those just in case situations. We also provide efficient reverse supply chain services including recovery, storage and refurbishment of parts from users. Our end to end after sales service extends to offering round the clock support for your customers and engineers. Our comprehensive aftermarket services help to extend the lifespan of your equipment or infrastructure for longer by providing the best quality spares for your engineers to fit which eradicates downtime so your profits are not adversely affected. Rest assured there is always someone on the end of the telephone to handle your query and meet your client deadline.