ArcelorMittal Dofasco Selects Quintiq's Workforce Planner

May 30, 2012 | Radnor, United States
Quintiq solution chosen for maintenance workforce optimization

Quintiq announced today that ArcelorMittal Dofasco, a subsidiary of ArcelorMittal (NYSE: MT), has selected Quintiq to provide a maintenance planning and scheduling solution for its Hamilton, Ontario steelmaking operations.

Quintiq, a provider of advanced planning and scheduling software, will be supplying ArcelorMittal Dofasco with a Quintiq Workforce Planner solution, which will be used to maximize on-time maintenance performance, reduce maintenance staff overtime, and to lower the overall costs of its maintenance organization.

The Quintiq Workforce Planner software interfaces with any maintenance work order system and is able to optimize maintenance workforce and operations. The software captures, processes and visualizes data in a way that will allow planners to reduce planning times and improve scheduling effectiveness across multiple systems.

"We're pleased to further our partnership with ArcelorMittal and expand our footprint in the metals industry with maintenance planning and scheduling." said Victor Allis, CEO of Quintiq. "We are confident that our software will help ArcelorMittal Dofasco achieve more with their maintenance workforce."

About ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal is the world's leading steel company with more than 260,000 employees and operations in more than 60 countries. ArcelorMittal Dofasco is a leading North American steel producer and supplier of high quality flat rolled steels. To learn more, visit www.arcelormittal.com/hamilton/dofasco or www.communitystrength.ca.

About Quintiq

Every business has its supply chain planning challenges. Some of those challenges are large. Some are complex. Some seem impossible to solve. Since 1997, Quintiq has been solving each of those challenges with a supply chain planning & optimization software system. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 countries rely on Quintiq software to plan and optimize workforces, logistics and production. Part of Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), Quintiq has offices in the Netherlands, the USA and around the world.

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