Gardner Denver is a global manufacturer of industrial compressors, blowers, pumps, loading arms and fuel systems. The company has 40 manufacturing facilities located across the Americas, EMEA, Asia Pacific including China – each one leveraging the output and insights of R&D to ensure product quality and consistency. Gardner Denver believes in maintaining product quality and geographic diversity to help sustain profitability during heavy market fluctuations in specific regions. To achieve this goal, they wanted to leverage modern collaboration tools in their digital workplace transformation.
“Avanade is our trust-worthy partner as we move along our way to digital transformation.”
Avanade’s rich experience and powerful proprietary tool, as well as its global presence was the match for Gardner Denver’s need. Avanade began by surveying Gardner Denver’s business challenges and defining its future digital workplace strategy, ultimately helping the company migrate their legacy system and core business data to SharePoint, redesign and construct several workflows, and created workgroup and simplified user identity management.
Gardner Denver has delivered an improved work experience for its employees, who now have a user-friendly portal and are able to pull reports as needed. This investment in employee experience has led to improved workforce productivity, offering a new way to communicate, collaborate and innovate.