Lead project to implement a comprehensive engineering parts database consisting of all manufactured and procured parts used in the manufacture of Whirlpool's home appliances. Database provided method for engineers to identify available parts based on multi-attribute search. The project lead to increased reuse and reduced engineering and design costs across multiple parts categories.
Lead integration of Parts Database with procurement data to identify potential savings in purchase of procured parts. Identified $150M in first year savings across single parts category.
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