ABB Turbo Systems is a global leader in the manufacturing of turbochargers for large machines, including container ships, power stations, diesel locomotives and large mining vehicles.
TRENDONE was commissioned by ABB Turbo Systems to take a look into the future of the industry and identify upcoming opportunities and risks. The company’s employees also had to be sensitized to this topic. In addition, we were asked to help set up and implement four initiatives within the operation and value chain process.
TRENDONE presented trend topics relevant to the company during a two-day workshop. Using methodically structured discussions, complex content ranging from blockchain to artificial intelligence was explained and made easy to understand.
Small groups rated the relevance of the presented trends. Based on this, they then developed and clustered concrete future scenarios for ABB Turbo Systems.
Subsequently, they used various methods for generating ideas to develop four firm, action-based initiatives that are now being implemented. These are automated procurement for purchased parts, visual inspection, predictive value chain system and digital twin track & trace. It was a total success – this kind of workshop can have the same effect as a turbocharger itself …