PSI Metals to Supply Production Management System to California Steel
Mar. 4, 2013
PSI Metals North America Inc., headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., has been selected to implement a production management system based on its comprehensive suite of PSImetals applications to California Steel Industries Inc., of Fontana, Calif. The applications being provided are Slab and coil logistics, order scheduling, line scheduling, material planning, production execution & tracking, quality, and enhancements to level 2/level 3 integration. These applications will cover all operations of California Steel starting with the slab yard and continuing through hot rolling, cold rolling, coating and finishing for both coils and ERW pipe. This will be a multi-year staged project with the first stage being completed in early 2014 which is timed to coincide with the startup of California Steel’s new ERW line.
PSI Metals is a leading IT company for production management solutions in the metals industry combining supply chain management, advanced planning & scheduling, production execution and logistics optimization. PSI Metals has its world headquarters in Germany with North American headquarters located in Pittsburgh, Pa.
California Steel Industries, Inc., located near Fontana, Calif., is the leading producer of flat rolled steel products in the western United States (the 11 states located west of the Rocky Mountains) based on tonnage billed, with a broad range of products, including hot rolled, cold rolled, and galvanized sheet and electric resistance welded pipe. CSI has nearly 1,000 employees.