IHS Intermat Description Standardization Services
IHS Intermat provides services and software to standardise, enrich and maintain MRO item descriptions.
IHS Intermat is the most comprehensive solution for MRO catalog management, refined through decades of experience cleansing and standardizing MRO item descriptions for thousands of plants worldwide.
IHS Intermat offers a broad range of services and software to cleanse, standardize, enrich and maintain item descriptions and material master data for maintenance, repair and operations (MRO). These services range from identifying potentially duplicate inventory to verifying and enriching data on an item-by-item basis.
Each project implementation and scope of work is based upon the state of your current MRO catalog, future business needs and enterprise resource planning (ERP) and enterprise asset management (EAM) requirements.
Since 1978, IHS Intermat has continually refined a process to cleanse, standardize and enrich MRO item and material descriptions. This service-based approach, supported by industry proven templates and tools, has been used to process over 50 million SKUs for thousands of industrial and process plants worldwide, far more than any other service or software provider.
Tangible & Sustainable Benefits
Many industrial and process organizations have multiple plants and tens of thousands of MRO items/SKUs. IHS Intermat Description Standardization Services has enabled our customers to realize significant savings by:
- eliminating excess inventory
- lowering procurement costs
- improving plant and equipment throughput
- increasing employee productivity
- achieving maximum benefits from ERP/EAM systems
The average return on investment (ROI) on cataloging projects for our customers occurs as follows:
- Payback period
3-6 months from project completion
- First year return
150-350% depending upon the customer/industry