DIS-TRAN Steel LLC Case Study



dis tran logoDIS-TRAN Steel, LLC has been providing the utility industry transmission and substation steel structures for over 45 years. These structures include tapered tubular poles, wide flange, square tube, and lattice structures. DIS-TRAN's specialty is providing outstanding customer service, flexible scheduling for quick turn projects, and the highest quality product for their customers.

Initiatives

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  • Expand PTC Mathcad use and benefits beyond engineering team
  • Streamline metric conversion work
  • Ensure accuracy and confidence in company proposals and quotes
  • Speed Request For Quote and Request For Proposal work

Solution

Results

  • Analysis that required 15 hours now takes 20 minutes
  • Metric conversion work on complex projects cut by 80%, creating a dramatic savings in time to generate proposals
  • Confidence in accuracy of proposals increased
  • Reduce time to create bids by 93%
  • Multiple departments across company adopting PTC Mathcad