Company Insight

Supply Chain Efficiency for Customer Gains

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Supply chain efficiency requires efficient manufacturing, procurement, and transportation while maintaining high-quality standards of components delivered. The significant impact of supply chain disruptions, such as shortages of critical spare parts or difficulties in sourcing essential materials for mining operations, translates directly into productivity losses, underscoring the criticality of a robust and agile supply chain.

Geographe, a leading Australian manufacturer of heavy mining equipment parts, place a significant emphasis on enhancing their own supply chain management to meet these dynamic demands. By regularly evaluating processes, soliciting feedback from customers and stakeholders, and implementing targeted improvements to increase efficiency, reliability, and customer satisfaction, Geographe has been able to lower lead times, service customer’s planned and unplanned maintenance events, and remain agile and responsive in addressing parts shortages.


One of Geographe's key strengths lies in its proactive approach to strengthening the supply chain. Geographe continually evaluates market trends, technological advancements, and customer requirements to adapt and innovate accordingly. Moreover, Geographe's local manufacturing capabilities serve as a strategic advantage, insulating Geographe from global supply chain disruptions and ensuring uninterrupted support for mining operations.

Geographe is helping supply chain efficiency by being present with local manufacturing, providing swift delivery of high-quality Australian-designed solutions, addressing customer needs effectively.

Stuart Pernich, Project Manager – International and Business Development

Technology also plays a pivotal role in Geographe's supply chain optimisation strategy. Leveraging advanced Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software integrated with proprietary software and in-house automation solutions, Geographe has streamlined its operations for enhanced efficiency and reliability, creating a seamless digital infrastructure capable of rapid adaptation to evolving market dynamics.

Implementing software such as SAP S/4HANA® has significantly enhanced efficiency across inventory management, sales operations, supply chain, and dispatch. Having real-time data access transformed our responsiveness, enabling predictive customer demand insights and optimisation of production, inventory, and the entire supply chain.

Sam Hyder, CEO

Geographe's investment in robotics underscores its commitment to operational continuity. With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities operating round the clock, Geographe ensures the timely delivery of high-quality products to its mining customers. Each product undergoes rigorous quality control measures, guaranteeing reliability and performance in demanding mining environments.

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We understand that a reliable supply of parts ensures our mining customers can maintain their operations without prolonged disruptions, fostering trust and strengthening relationships with our customers.

Alex Poezyn, Logistics & Supply Chain Manager

By continuing to prioritise efficiency, reliability, and customer-centricity, Geographe continues to drive innovation and transformation in the mining industry.

Geographe’s enhanced manufacturing and efficient supply chain can supply you with high-quality parts.  today and learn more about how they can support your mine site operations. 

Contact information

480 Abernethy Road,
Kewdale WA 6105

Tel.: +61 8 9449 1111