Success Story

Casale is a world-leading Swiss company in the production of chemicals and in the development of plants for the chemical industry. It was founded in Lugano in 1921 by Luigi Casale, an Italian chemist who owes his international fame to the creation of a process of synthesis of ammonia. Casale is today a leader in the chemical sector for the supply of industrial services related to ammonia, nitrate and phosphate, urea, melamine, methanol, syngas and other derived products.
The company has a division for each production sector and operates internationally with over 10 locations.

Casale accelerates business innovation with SAP S/4HANA

ERP conversion from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA

Casale has chosen to continue on the path of technological innovation, activating an important process of updating the entire ERP platform, migrating the current systems to SAP S/4HANA technology.

At the basis of this important project there is the need, by Casale, to innovate technologically and functionally the operating infrastructure, consolidate on the new platform of SAP core business processes, to have a system that quickly adapts to the new organizational structure and the challenges that the market requires.

The project, carried out by Interlem, was to convert an SAP ECC 6.0 EHP5 installation into an SAP S/4HANA Rel. 1709 installation.

The project steps

  • Initial assessment to determine the impacts of the conversion
  • Design of the mixed target architecture On Premise/Cloud
  • Database Migration from Oracle to SAP HANA
  • ERP conversion from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA
  • Functional support on new processes


  • Adaptation to the technological platform "state of the art"
  • Activation/optimisation of new core business processes more in line with business needs
  • Manage transactional and analytical data in a simpler, faster, broader and more complete way
  • Enable a modern and simplified User-Experience
  • Governing the business with accounting and management data of synthesis available in real time

Technologies: SAP HANA, SAP S/4HANA

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