LW Automation Consulting, LLC


"Start with the end in mind"




Automated Material Handling Consulting


Who does it…

The principal, Len DeWeerdt, has over 25 years experience in assessing client warehousing and distribution business requirements and subsequently developing automation solutions that are financially viable. 

When needed, LW Consulting specialist partners assist in developing large or complex projects.  IT, Facility Design, Project Management, Logistics, and other specialists can be networked to clients to help them in stages beyond selection and into implementation.


  • Distribution Concept Designs – New ASRS Feasibility Evaluations
  • Material Handling Consultants USA – St. Onge & Company, SORA, Gross & Associates, Sedlak, Keogh, The Facility Group, Precision Distribution Consulting, OPS, (partial list);  estimated 300+ projects
  • Clients – Ross-Abbott Labs, Schering-Plough, Frito-Lay, Cargill, ConAgra, Kraft, Wegmans Markets, Norske, Domtar, Kroger, HEB Grocery, USN, Mastellone Hermanos SA - Argentina, Brahma Beer – Brasil,  (partial list); estimated 100 projects

Professional Affiliations...

  • Council of Supply Chain Management - 15 years (CSCMP – formerly CLM)
  • Warehouse Education & Research Council – 20 years (WERC)
  • Material Handling Industry - 22 years (MHIA)
  • Material Handling Management Society – 4 years (MHMS)
  • International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses – 2 years (IARW)

Click here to view our experience profile

Click here to view our projects profile



Copyright 2009 LW Consulting, LLC. All Rights Reserved