The Trafag Success Story with Meisterplan and Smartsheet

Published by Karoline Holicky

August 15th, 2016

in Resource Management

The Challenge

As a leading supplier of high quality sensors and controls with a broad network of subsidiaries and representatives in over 40 countries worldwide, it is very important to Trafag that they provide high quality, high precision products with the best customer service possible. The high performance of their production and development departments allows them to not only reliably deliver those precision products, but also to develop and implement tailor-made customizations to meet the specifi c needs of their OEM clients, and to do so quickly.

Trafag Case Study

To maintain those high standards – across 6 different product lines and 25+ development projects per year – requires a clever project portfolio consisting of the right balance of platform development, product development and production engineering projects. On top of that the portfolio must be aligned with the company’s signifi cant Meisterplan & Smartsheet – the Perfect Combination growth and technology strategy so that they can make sure that their R&D department can deliver on its promises. Trafag’s previous planning process was very tedious and lacked the transparency and flexible resource management that was needed to gain quick answers to their “what-if” questions. Trafag decided that they needed to find a lean, cloud solution that was fast and easy to implement…

Want to find out how Trafag solved their portfolio planning challenge? Visit our download center and read the case studies to learn how Trafag found the perfect combination of project management and strategic PPM with Meisterplan and Smartsheet.

Meisterplan customer Felix Willing

Meisterplan opened our eyes to resource bottlenecks and new portfolio solutions.

Felix Willing

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