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ERP software for mechanical engineering based on Microsoft Dynamics NAV

It belongs to the basics in mechanical engineering, equipment and apparatus construction: The production of unique individual pieces or small series based on modular systems (standard assemblies). It is particularly important to be able to react very flexibly to customer requests. KUMAVISION creates the right conditions for this: The integrated ERP solution for mechanical engineering enables the smooth interaction of all departments: from design and development through purchasing, warehousing and logistics to production planning and production control. Also connected: After-Sales Service and powerful financial accounting that also supports foreign currencies.

All views of manufacturing in an ERP software

KUMAVISION creates transparency in the manufacturing process through dynamic structure views. Each order can be presented from different perspectives:

  • From the perspective of Construction: Which drawing booth is in the structure where positioned?
  • From the perspective of Disposal: Which articles have to be procured by when?
  • From the perspective of Process engineering: In which function module are which materials planned? Which parts belong together across modules?
  • From the perspective of Logistics: Which parts and assemblies have to be provided in shipping?

Advantages for mechanical engineering, equipment and apparatus construction

  • Version control for assemblies and components
  • Efficient change management
  • Convenient material procurement from manufacturer catalogs thanks to feature structure according to DIN 4000 or eCl@ss
  • Flexible production planning and production control, regardless of whether own, order, third-party or warehouse production
  • Dispatch control of assemblies and individual components

Learn more about the benefits of KUMAVISION ERP for all mixed media manufacturers. We are happy to send you further information material and references to our industry software.

ERP industry functions and business processes for mechanical engineering and plant engineering

KUMAVISION ERP is the perfectly coordinated ERP software for mechanical engineering and plant engineering based on Microsoft Dynamics NAV (Navision). Numerous tried-and-tested sector-specific functions ensure well-thought-out business processes and thus greater competitiveness - both nationally and internationally.

Manufacturing cockpit

All information at a glance thanks to clear structure representation with folding technology. Traffic light systems for deadlines, quantities and changes simplify the procurement situation. Changes in scheduling can thus be made easily.

Product version

Map the complete product lifecycle in KUMAVISION from drawing through prototype and 0 series to series production. Revisions control BOMs and routing usage in the scheduling and procurement process.

Change Management

Changed BOMs and routings are automatically transferred to the current scheduling and production processes. The target-actual comparison shows at a glance which production levels can be changed.

Warehousing and Logistics

The ERP solution enables machine building efficient warehouse management. It includes different storage types such as rack, hand, container, lock or return warehouses and supports both fixed-storage and chaotic storage bins.

Production Planning and Control (PPS)

The ERP software in the area of ​​production planning and control (PPS) ensures that material, personnel and equipment are always in the right quantity and at the right place at the right time. Optionally, solutions such as Orderbase can be seamlessly integrated.

CAD, CAE, PDM integration

The integration of design and process engineering systems in the ERP software for mechanical engineering is carried out via a bidirectional, parameterizable interface. Articles, variants, and parts lists are derived automatically.

Characteristic classification according to eCl@ss

Articles, variants and versions can be described according to DIN 4000 or eCl@ss classification with features. Even extensive article catalogs can be used efficiently in the ERP software for creating bills of material.


The ERP solution for mechanical engineering is optimally prepared for recording operating data, machine times and working hours. In addition to barcode-based solutions, electronic connections are possible.

Quality Management

QA-relevant material stocks or production steps can be easily stored in the ERP system. Test orders are automatically generated from these - as required, as input, intermediate or final inspection.


Everything you want to know. Everything you need.

The ERP solutions from KUMAVISION are perfectly tailored to your role in the company: Whether management, project management, purchasing, financial management and controlling, marketing and sales or customer service: Find out in our information brochure what advantages KUMAVISION offers you.


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