Epiroc Drilling Solutions, LLC 
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Innovative lean and management systems supporting growth

Lean manufacturing, supply chain optimization and integrated management systems

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Highlights

See how Epiroc has implemented a lean manufacturing journey that includes the entire business flow from R&D, marketing, product management, operations and supply chain, IT, human resources and finance.

Description

Tour Epiroc's 260,000 square-foot office and manufacturing facility in Garland, Texas. The tour will highlight recent investments in its building and production area and new machinery and equipment supporting the manufacture of its rock drilling equipment. Learn about Epiroc’s lean manufacturing journey and ask questions of the Epiroc team. Epiroc maintains an integrated management system incorporating ISO 9000 (quality), ISO 14000 (environmental) and ISO 45000 (safety), all to design, build and ship machinery to over 30 countries around the world.

Company

Epiroc Drilling Solutions, LLC has a well-established history in Garland, Texas. Ingersoll-Rand Drilling Solutions started manufacturing and distributing drilling equipment in Garland in 1981; the operation was purchased in 2004 by Atlas Copco Drilling Solutions. In June 2018, Epiroc became a publicly-traded company on the Stockholm Nasdaq exchange.

Epiroc develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of rock drilling equipment for use in surface mining, exploration, construction, quarries, as well as water well and oil and gas applications worldwide. Garland is now the global headquarters for Epiroc Drilling Solutions. From this location, all aspects of manufacturing, R&D, finance, sales and marketing, customer support, personnel and executive management originate for the newly created company. epiroc.com