Solutions and Capabilities

Manufacturing Technology

Optimize your people, process, or technology challenges with root cause problem-solving methodologies. Our manufacturing engineers and consultants partner with you to solve the talent and technology gaps that may be holding you back from higher performance.

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Manufacturing Technology Solutions

Our solutions are not one-size-fits-all. Together, we will nurture a continuous improvement culture and build systems that reduce waste, increase output, and boost your profitability.

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Manufacturing Engineering

Our seasoned manufacturing engineers have walked in your shoes. We partner with you in each step of your manufacturing process to build a strategy tailor made for your team.

We can help optimize your operation with the following:

  • Product Design & Development – Design for Manufacturability
  • Machine Design & Development
  • Engineering Processes & Productivity Assessments
  • Measurement Tool Design & Development
  • Value Engineering & Value Analysis (VA/VE)

Manufacturing Technologies

Bring your manufacturing processes up to speed. DISHER will consult and strategize with your team to find the best methods of production.

We can help with the following solutions:

  • Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – Connected Technologies
  • Machine & Electronics Design, Development, & Integration
  • Automation System Design, Development, & Integration
  • Projects around Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, Culture, & Environment
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Automated robots in a manufacturing plant

Automation Design & Development

DISHER can assess your current productivity output and make tailored recommendations to keep your plant moving forward in a sustainable way.

  • Productivity Assessments
  • Automation Systems Development – Scope, Project Management, Hardware Design, Machine Design, Integration, & Optimization
  • Control Panel Designs & Systems
  • PLC/HMI Programming & Troubleshooting
  • Self-Contained Machine Design
  • Entire Work Cell Designs
  • Robots, Cobots, & Custom Integrated Technologies

Capital Project Management

DISHER can serve as a trusted extension of your staff through the life of a capital project. Our engineers and technical project managers become the owner’s representative on everything from initial quoting to final implementation.

Typical projects include facilities management, process management, packaging systems management, shutdown management, manufacturing plant and line setup, and more. Our capital project management team frees up owners so they can focus on other aspects of their operation.

Our capital project management capabilities include:

  • Project Initiation
  • Scheduling & Reporting
  • Procurement
  • Capital Design
  • Project Development
  • Project Implementation
  • Project Closeout
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Product Launch

Do you need help with any aspect of product launch? Our Manufacturing Tech team can work with your team to ensure success in manufacturing process installation, testing, training, and/or final approvals. In addition, our experts can perform value analysis to further optimize your product or process. DISHER engineers, project managers, and industrial advisors can:

  • Design Equipment
  • Develop Process Flow
  • Manage Installation
  • Perform Equipment & Process Qualification
  • Conduct Operator Training
  • Prepare PPAP
  • Implement Continuous Improvement

Get a Free Productivity Assessment

Our complimentary 5-step process delivers productivity recommendations that can be implemented in a week or less!

Training & Coaching

LEAN Tools & Training
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Lean Tools, Training, & Implementation

Are you interested in removing non-value-add steps from your processes? DISHER can train and engage your team members in their Lean journey to higher performance.

With Lean, you can expect to reduce lead times, decrease operating costs, improve efficiency, increase productivity, improve quality, improve customer service, gain greater flexibility, increase safety, improve competitive advantage, and more.

In addition to training, DISHER engineers can come to your site and implement Lean (continuous improvement) tools and methodologies to transform your team for higher performance.

TWI & KATA Coaching
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TWI & Kata Coaching

Manufacturers today are finding it difficult to attract, retain, and train skilled employees and get them up to speed quickly. Training within industry (TWI) & Kata Coaching is all about developing people while achieving your manufacturing goals.

If you need help coaching supervisors, creating standard processes and work methods, or engaging team members in continuous improvement initiatives, DISHER would love to partner with you.

Plant Operations Training & Coaching
Manufacturing LAND Learning Model

Plant Operations Training & Coaching

  • Interim Plant Management
  • Supervisor Leadership Training
  • Operations Assessment
  • LEAD24/7 Focus Leadership Training

Quality Expertise, Training, & Implementation

We would love to help you take your quality program to the next level in five areas.

Skill Sets & Capabilities

Manufacturing Project Managers
Mechanical Engineers
Electrical Engineers
Industrial Engineers
Manufacturing Engineers
Machine Designers
Software & Hardware Designers
Capital Project Managers
Supervisor Leadership Trainers

PLC Programmers
HMI Programmers
Robotics Integrators
SCADA Experts
Panel Designers/Developers
AutoCAD Electrical

Process Work
Quality Coaching
Six Sigma
Continuous Improvement

Build Your Manufacturing Tech Dream Team

With DISHER, you receive quality, timely expertise, and solutions that fit your specific needs. We can help optimize your manufacturing workforce, processes, and technologies in three specific ways.

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Role-Specific Manufacturing Engineers & Experts

Outsource the specific skill sets you need for as long as you need them. DISHER can augment your team with a flexible pool of manufacturing engineers.

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Manufacturing Project Teams

Contract a cross-functional team to work under your leaders or hire DISHER to manage an entire manufacturing project.

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Direct Manufacturing Hires

The DISHER Talent Solutions team specializes in technical recruiting. We can help your HR team attract, vet, and hire the right expertise you need.

Need a Custom Solution? Talk with us about your specific needs and we’ll find an answer!


“We are quite pleased with the resulting list of potential cost- saving ideas in terms of variety and feasibility.”

― Project Intermediate Manager, Defense Manufacturing Assistance Program (DMAP)

Achieve Higher Manufacturing Output with DISHER.

Experiencing manufacturing bottlenecks? Need highly skilled, flexible support right now? Contact us today to get your project started.