fidelis_SVcapabilities  Steel Viking offers the full range of ERP capabilities to small and mid-sized manufacturers.  SV automates the entire manufacturing process, from quoting through to invoicing — including full plant floor automation, inventory control — with workflow processing and supporting functions.

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“Steel Viking delivered information by which we were able to better manage our costs, lower inventory levels, and make confident decisions regarding our prices & margins. The software was a major factor that contributed to our road back to profitability.”
Jerry Zeitler, President Die-Matic Corporation, Cleveland, OH


Quoting Uses company’s preferred Excel-based quoting and integrates within the workflow, sharing data bi-directionally.
  • Quote approvals with “Inbox” processing
  • Configurable pricing formulas
  • Electronic customer touch points, including formal quote and no quote
  • Carry forward to item setup for awarded quotes
  • Quote vs. actual cost comparisons

Sample quote with workflow and document linkages


Engineer to Order

Supports many variations of item and tool set up
  • Flexible, multi-tiered pricing structures
  • Standard and alternate part routings
  • Bills of Materials
  • Kitting

Multi-Level Bill of Materials Maintenance

Sales Orders Emphasizes efficient order entry, with data controls to ensure accuracy
  • Quote to order and order to order copy
  • EDI and web portal integration
  • Make to stock or order
  • Electronic order confirmations

Open Sales Order with WIP/FG Inventory and MRP Glimpse

Scheduling Various scheduling tools to fit an organization
  • Excel extract and import
  • Capacity planning
  • Workcenter-job “drag and drop”, replacing plant floor whiteboards
  • Dashboards with display of “next” scheduled shop order for clock in

SV Plant Floor Commander

Purchasing and

Supports all types of raw material, outside process, and miscellaneous purchases
  • Bar coded material receipts
  • RFQ and final PO electronic processing
  • PO approvals based on type, value, department
  • Lot level material traceability and labeling
  • Receipt notification
  • Material certification linkages
  • Payables link to POs and receipts

Open Purchase Order Approval Queue

Production Comprehensive production planning and execution
  • Secured plant floor capture with bar coding for job clocking and material issuance
  • Outside process shippers and receivers with lot control
  • Numerous edits and controls for data quality
  • Custom floor paperwork:Work orders, routers, material labels, inspection documents
  • Performance reports for productivity, scrap, yield and schedule tracking

Administrative Production and Time Clock Maintenance Window

Shipping and Invoicing Many standard and distinctive shipping and invoicing functions
  • Pending shippers for advanced paperwork prep
  • Multiple document types: Bill of landing, packing list, material cert, customs invoice, SED, skid tag
  • Warehouse consignment pull downloads
  • Electronic invoicing option
  • Location level tracking
  • Logistics planning

Highly Flexible Container Assignment and Labeling Module

Support Functions Strong manufacturing support modules
  • Quality: Steel Viking “Quality Item” manages quality issues or suspect material through either simple tracking or a more formal NCMR process
  • Maintenance: Emergency maintenance, preventive maintenance scheduling, and maintenance tracking
  • Tool Room: Tool maintenance reporting and tool crib inventory

Open Die Maintenance Items for Clock In

Time and Attendance Simple yet powerful time and attendance
  • Shift clock in and out capability with biometric (fingerprint) interface
  • Central administrative maintenance of shifts and time and attendance records
  • Add vacation/holiday
  • Payroll/overtime reporting and incident/discipline reporting

Single Plant Floor Window for Shift Clocking, Job Clocking, and Maintenance Notification

GL Integration Two-way interfaces to GL of choice
  • Quickbooks, Peachtree, other Sage products
  • Inventory A/R, A/P

SV Navigator AR and AP Exports to any GL of Choice