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ASCI LOUNGE: Roy Hill's Hari Lakkaraju on Cost Competitiveness and Efficiency

In this exclusive podcast with host Monique Fenech, Hari Lakkaraju, Specialist Supply Systems from Roy Hill shares the topic of his keynote address at Supply Chain & Procurement in Resources Australia Conference to be held in Perth 5-6 March.

Roy Hill is the proud Award recipient from the 2019 Award for Excellence in Supply Chain Management and Distribution for Intelligent Supply Chains and Hard is at the centre of its success. In his presentation Maximising cost competitiveness and efficiency, he will address Roy Hill's unique approach to: 

  • Goal of the MRO Supply System: Asset availability and Reliability - the VUCA world of MRO Supply Chain and opportunities of Industry 4.0

  • Supply Chain Strategy: Supply System Operating Principles, Demand driven replenishment and flow of Jobs, listening to the voice of the Asset and Responsiveness to Critical Maintenance, Disciplines of Plan, Schedule, Execute, Measure, Improve

  • Inventory Optimisation: Supply chain collaboration with integration to suppliers, the classic Hub and Spoke model and the Supply-Demand conundrum, material status reporting and identification of bottlenecks, supply demand gaps, MRP Exception monitoring 

ASCI Members receive a 20% discount to the Supply Chain & Procurement in Resources Australia Conference. Hear Hari and many other experts including ASCI Queensland Chapter President James Scotland; ASCI Western Australian Chapter President Indrasen Naidoo and ASCI Treasurer Geoff Palm at this exciting inaugural conference for WA. To register, go to the conference website and use promotional code: ASCI20