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High-calibre resources executive Caoilin Chestnutt joins Siecap

Brisbane-based specialist project management consulting and advisory firm Siecap has appointed leading mining executive Caoilin Chestnutt as an Advisory Board Member. Chestnutt’s 20-year career as a key executive in the resources and energy industry has spanned multiple commodities across the […]

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Tips and insights: Customer segmentation and needs analysis

The basis of an effective supply chain (SC) is knowing exactly which service criteria are important to customers. It is critically important, therefore, to determine customer segments and the basic needs of each segment. 5 tips for customer segmentation and […]

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Tips and insights: Supply chain strategy and network design

Based on our in-depth experience in the transformation and optimisation of supply chains, at Siecap we believe the following insights are key to the success of any initiative. 5 supply chain strategy and network design tips Integrated approach An integrated […]

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Tips and insights: Sales and operations planning (S&OP)

Sales and operations planning (S&OP) is the key to balancing supply and demand. It is important to consider the following insights. 5 tips for sales and operations planning (S&OP) Establish S&OP governance and management This is the first essential step […]

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Tips and insights: inventory management

Effective inventory management is about managing each stock keeping unit (SKU) in each stocking location (SKUL). Management of individual “A”-item SKUs (the 10 percent of SKUs making up 90 percent of revenue, volume, profit, etc.) is necessary, but other less […]

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Tips and insights: Demand forecasting

Tips and insights: Demand forecasting

Accurate demand forecasting is the first step in an effective sales and operations planning (S&OP) process. Over-forecasting or under-forecasting are equally problematic, and result in slow-moving or out-of-stock situations. All demand forecasts are in stock keeping units (SKU) and by […]

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Our expert tips: a series

Our expert tips: a series

Our expert tips: a series At Siecap, we believe that even seasoned businesses can benefit from reassessing their approaches and finding ways to improve. With this in mind, we’ve put together a set of articles with tips for improving specific […]

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Supply Chain Automation and Robotics: “What has Changed and Why”

Join Siecap Project Management and Advisory for complimentary breakfast hosted with guest speaker Graham Bingham, one of Australia’s leading automation experts to discuss innovation in supply chain automation and robotics. Event Outline: Session 1, Siecap: Emerging trends in supply chain automation and […]

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Siecap Mineral and Energy Outlook – July 2019

Siecap Mineral and Energy Outlook – July 2019

What’s ahead for Australia’s minerals and energy markets? July 2019 sees Australia’s major commodity prices at seven-year highs. Meanwhile, trade tensions between the US and China, along with supply changes, are placing downward pressure on commodity markets in the near […]

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Working towards our minerals and energy future: Siecap joins Queensland Resources Council (QRC)

Working towards our minerals and energy future: Siecap joins Queensland Resources Council (QRC)

The Siecap team is excited to announce that we have joined independent industry body the Queensland Resources Council (QRC). The QRC is a not-for-profit peak industry association representing the commercial developers of Queensland’s minerals and energy resources. QRC works to […]

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