Machine tool makers

Digital manufacturing solutions

Whether you work in metal cutting, welding, additive manufacturing or other tool technologies, the machine tool industry faces a host of complex challenges. Between strict regulations, fierce competition, changing customer requirements and a need for versatile tools, our machine tool industry solutions can help unlock success through the advent of digitalized, cloud-based solutions.

Machine tool makers

Digital manufacturing solutions

Whether you work in metal cutting, welding, additive manufacturing or other tool technologies, the machine tool industry faces a host of complex challenges. Between strict regulations, fierce competition, changing customer requirements and a need for versatile tools, our machine tool industry solutions can help unlock success through the advent of digitalized, cloud-based solutions.

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Lifecycle Management

A lifecycle approach to process and data management is critical to meet these challenges regardless of how your business contributes value to the industry.  Our solution improves how manufacturers manage change, execute work processes, drive quality, and connect to external suppliers and customers. Our lifecycle management approach to centralizing technical information, keeping it up to date, and accessible means knowledge workers can be more efficient and achieve higher levels of performance.

IoT et analyse du cycle de vie (atelier)

Notre solution d'IoT et d'analyse du cycle de vie pour le secteur des machines industrielles peut combiner diverses sources de données et fragmenter les informations afin que votre client ait une visibilité sur la conception, les produits et leurs performances. Il est primordial d'effectuer des analyses avancées à chaque étape du processus : de la conception, au développement des machines, en passant par la fabrication, la livraison et même l'utilisation par le client final.

Project Management

Project Lifecycle Management for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment industries provides a platform for Program Management, Project Management, and Product Lifecycle Management to be combined with features for managing the Project and Product Portfolio in an integrated manner.

Gestion du coût des outils

Product Cost Management, notre solution de gestion du coût des produits pour l’industrie des moules, des outils et des matrices, permet aux fabricants d’outillage d’accéder à une vaste collection de données maîtres. La sélection de profils et d’emplacements à partir de cette base de données maître vous permet de tirer parti d’informations préconfigurées telles que les spécifications, les techniques de fabrication et les taux horaires. Il en résulte un calcul très détaillé du prix de revient des outils, qui vous permet d’être flexible dans la création de répartitions des coûts.

Modular Machine Engineering Process Management

Modular Machine Engineering Process Management solution for the Industrial Machinery industry supports Engineer to Order, Configure to Order, and Assembly to Order processes to help establishes common processes configuring and managing a family of products while defining functional modules (subsystems) that can be easily modified to meet a customer’s specific requirements and related changes.

Engineer To Order Process Automation

Engineer to Order Process Automation solution for the Industrial Machinery industry provides a powerful rule authoring environment and repository that allows domain experts to capture the rules and best practices used to engineer and bid engineer to order (ETO) products which helps reduce the manufacturing cost of configured products.

Engineer To Order Process Automation

Our ETO process automation solution provides a powerful rule authoring environment and repository that allows domain experts to capture rules and best practices used to engineer and bid ETO products, reducing the manufacturing cost of configured products.

Reliability, Functional & Systems Safety

Reliability and System Safety for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment Industry leverages an integrated “Design for Support” approach which increases the machinery system reliability while decreasing the maintenance and logistics footprint, reducing the total cost of ownership.

Verification Management

Our Verification Management Solution for the Heavy Equipment Industry combines unique capabilities for integrated simulation and test management with plant simulation for manufacturing and manufacturing planning and execution, all while insuring complete closed loop requirements traceability.

Powertrain Mechanical Design

Powertrain Mechanical Design for the Heavy Equipment Industry combines advanced simulation capabilities and best-in-class generative design software to create a state-of-the-art modeling environment to quickly assess the efficiency of powertrain designs.

Robotics Design & Commissioning

Robotic Design and Commissioning for the Industrial Machinery Industry helps you develop complete robot programs that contain robot specific logic to help you perform “What-if” scenarios to check system behavior and provide complete validation of cell behavior virtually.

Software Engineering

Software Engineering for the Heavy Equipment Industry leverages an Integrated product development strategy, where software (both embedded and non-embedded) development is part of a multi-discipline approach, enabling closed-loop performance assessment. Providing bi-directional integration between ALM and PLM which helps to build the complete digital twin.

Software Engineering

Software Engineering solution for the Industrial Machinery Industry allows you to transform otherwise disconnected tools and processes into an integrated design solution that enables you to builds the complete digital twin by combining software functionality with mechanical and electrical capabilities and builds the complete digital twin and align the product through development and change impact analysis.

Manufacturing & Production Machine Performance Engineering

Engineering tomorrow’s advanced production machines requires a new engineering approach. Mechanical, electrical, electronics, and software system performance all must come together and exceed your customers’ expectations. Simcenter can help you engineer, simulate and virtually commission advanced machines from concept to validation to in-service deployment.

HVAC Performance Engineering

Gain better insight into HVAC systems for performance and efficiency, noise and vibration, and cooling than you can achieve with physical testing alone.

Rotating Machinery Performance Engineering

Gain better insight into rotating equipment like pumps, compressors, motors and more for performance and efficiency, noise and vibration, and cooling than you can achieve with physical testing alone.

Additive Design & Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing and Design for the Heavy Equipment industry delivers integrated software applications for additive manufacturing that allow you to reimagine products, retool manufacturing and rethink business models.

Supply Chain Collaboration

Our solution offers an easy-to-use, secure platform for interacting with suppliers, even those outside of your PLM environment. A holistic view of product structure, including supplier data, is available by storing and providing product data in a centralized database.

Supply Chain Collaboration

Supply Chain Collaboration est une plate-forme sécurisée et facile à utiliser qui vous permet d’interagir avec vos fournisseurs, même ceux qui ne font pas partie de votre environnement PLM, afin de partager les données et de coordonner les processus.

Manufacturing Process Planning & Simulation

Manufacturing Process Planning and Simulation for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment industry is designed to enable manufacturing enterprises to manage their highly complex, configured-to-order product variations and produce them as required to meet regional and local regulations, as well as specific customer requirements.

Gestion des Données de Fabrication

Notre solution de gestion des données de fabrication pour le secteur des machines industrielles vous permet de gérer toutes les informations qui définissent vos produits, processus, ressources de production et installations, avec une source unique d'informations de fabrication.

Manufacturing Process & Data Management

The Manufacturing Lifecycle Management Solution for the Heavy Equipment Industry allows you to Manage all of the information defining your products, processes, production resources and plant facilities in a single source of manufacturing knowledge.

Tooling & Fixtures

Tooling and Fixtures Part Manufacturing solution for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment Industries offer a comprehensive set of fully integrated tools for part manufacturing from CAD/CAM, robotics, CNC machining, and CMM inspection through 3D printing.

Factory Layout, Line Design & Optimization

Our Factory Layout, Line Design and Optimization solution for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment Industries allows you to design, layout, and configure your factory environment, as well as optimize factory operations using digital 3D factory models and advanced software tools.

Automation Engineering & Commissioning

Machine manufacturers are looking for increased speed to market to help gain a competitive advantage in today’s highly competitive global manufacturing environment. Our Automation Engineering and Commissioning solution allows manufacturers to significantly shorten the commissioning time of machine tools and identify faults at the earliest possible time by connecting the digital twin or the virtual machine model with the real control system to enable validation of the overall system by testing machine designs under real-world conditions.

Production Planning & Scheduling

Production Planning and Scheduling Solution for the Industrial Machinery and Heavy Equipment Industry provides a suite of tools that helps planners, from owner-operators to equipment OEM’s to work together to optimize production processes within the digital enterprise to increase efficiency, flexibility and time-to market.

Integrated Quality Management

Our Quality Management solution provides manufacturers with the ability to improve quality and reduce costs along the entire product lifecycle by providing a closed-loop quality environment that will optimize operational efficiency and help to drive out waste and scrap, allowing you to build a best-in-class manufacturing operation.

Manufacturing Execution Management

Manufacturing Execution Management is a sophisticated, highly scalable Manufacturing Execution System (MES) that delivers the ability to combine global production efficiency with quality and visibility, as well as production optimization, ultimately resulting in higher manufacturing responsiveness.

MES for Job Shops

Our MES for Job Shop solution for the Mold, Tool and Die industry provides the ability to collect, aggregate, analyze, and display raw data to generate timely, actionable, in-context information by Integrating, contextualizing, and checking the accuracy of the data from the shop floor.

In-service Data Management

In-service Data Management solution for the Industrial machinery Industry addresses the need for providing capabilities to manage physical product and related information and processes, specifically, test data management, as-built, and as-maintained (serviced) and perform functions related to servicing those physical products.

In-service Data Management

In-service Data Management solution for the heavy equipment industry allows customers to manage the entire lifecycle of product configuration from concept to variants, from designed to manufacture and service.

Service Engineering & Support for Industrial Machinery

Service Engineering and Support for the Industrial Machinery Industry lets you utilize existing product knowledge from design and simulation to determine service requirements, service plans, and service instructions, that need to be developed, validated and documented prior to the delivery of your product.

Service Engineering & Support

Service Engineering and Support solution for the Heavy Equipment Industry lets you utilize existing product knowledge from design and simulation, while incorporating the experiences and requirements from the field to determine service requirements, service plans and service instructions, that need to be developed, validated, and documented prior to the delivery of your product.

Service Operations for Industrial Machinery

Service Operations for the Industrial Machinery Industry lets you coordinate maintenance activities from previously defined service plans and asset status or from service demands which enable service organizations to generate service work orders, schedule service events, assign service tasks, support service technicians with information and task orders, and track to closure all service work required and performed.

Service Operations for Heavy Equipment

Service Operations for the Heavy Equipment Industry lets you work from previously defined service plans and asset status or from service demands which enable service organizations to generate service work orders, schedule service events, assign service tasks, support service technicians with information and task orders, and track to closure all service work required and performed.

Publication technique

La mondialisation, la demande de personnalisation et l'avènement de l'Industrie 4.0 ont grandement influé sur la complexité des machines industrielles ainsi que des équipements lourds. L'intégration des processus de développement et de gestion de documents dans un environnement de PLM vous permet d'aborder cette complexité avec plus d'efficacité. De cette manière, vous évitez les erreurs de doublons et la réutilisation d'informations obsolètes inhérentes au travail sur papier. Cette solution vous permet également de générer des contenus 2D et 3D plus riches, pour faciliter le partage des données aux utilisateurs finaux sur le support de leur choix.

Part Manufacturing & Quality

Our Part Manufacturing and Quality solution offers a comprehensive set of fully integrated tools for part manufacturing, including CAD/CAM, robotics, CNC machining, CMM inspection and 3D printing.

Gestion du coût des produits

Les entreprises de machines industrielles et d'équipements sont soumises à une pression constante qui les pousse à baisser leurs coûts et se conformer à des réglementations gouvernementales de plus en plus strictes. Dans le monde entier, les spécifications personnalisées des utilisateurs influent sur les processus de livraison, de calcul des coûts et de contrôle de la qualité dans le secteur des machines industrielles et des équipements lourds. Nos solutions permettent de gagner en compétitivité grâce à un outil de calcul du coût des produits efficace, qui intègre un logiciel PLM performant à des outils de gestion des coûts précis.

Heavy Equipment Performance Engineering

The new norm for heavy equipment manufacturers is how to address massive, ever-increasing levels of complexity in machine design while improving the engineering process. Siemens simulation, and testing solutions can improve engineering accuracy and development productivity to help create the most comprehensive digital twin and meet the quality standards of the most complex heavy equipment products being produced today.

Advanced Machine Engineering

Enabling the plan-to-production innovation process can be difficult. With Siemens Digital Industries Software’s machine design solution, Advanced Machine Engineering, your company can immediately begin the digital innovation journey and improve productivity. Our Advanced Machine Engineering solution ensures greater certainty in the development of mature machines, reducing ramp-up time in production through virtual design and commissioning, resulting in better upfront validation, shorter commissioning times, and more immediate productivity.

Structural Integrity and Durability

Your customers need machines that will last and minimize downtown.  That means you need to engineer your machines to withstand multiple types of loads over millions of cycles to deliver the longevity your customers expect. Our simulation and testing solutions provide a complete and effective durability engineering process, from high-quality, automated load data acquisition and target setting, to load prediction on full product level, to stress and lifetime behavior assessment of components!

Noise & Vibration

Siemens Digital Industries Software offers a comprehensive set of advanced vibration and acoustic simulation and testing solutions that can help you earlier predict the dynamic and acoustic performance of your machine, as well as determine the source and transfer path of noise in machines that are already in the field.

Thermal & Energy Management

Engineer the thermal performance of your machines from the earliest stages of development. Siemens Digital Industries Software has thermal and energy solutions that can help you at every step of the development process, from 1D systems modeling to 3D coupled thermal-fluid simulation of cooling systems to simulation of how temperature will affect machine components.

Performance & Efficiency

Efficiency, flow rate, heat exchange, and controls are all critical performance criteria of HVAC systems like heat pumps, air conditioners and furnaces.  Siemens Digital Industries Software simulation and testing solutions give you the tools you need to determine if your HVAC system meets requirements for these criteria and more before you ever need to build a prototype.

Noise, Vibration & Dynamics

Customers want HVAC systems to be as quiet as possible.  Reduce noise and vibration with a comprehensive set of advanced vibration and acoustic simulation and testing solutions that can help you earlier predict the dynamic and acoustic performance of your furnace, air conditioner or heat pump, as well as determine the source and transfer path of noise in systems that are already installed in buildings.

Noise, Vibrations & Dynamics

Rattle, whine, torsional vibration, rotor dynamics, and other noise and vibration issues are common in rotating machinery. Reduce noise and vibration with a comprehensive set of advanced vibration and acoustic simulation and testing solutions that can help you earlier predict the dynamic and acoustic performance of your machine, as well as determine the source and transfer path of noise in machines that are already in the field.

Flow & Thermal Design

Engineer the thermal performance of rotating machines from the earliest stages of development. Siemens Digital Industries Software has thermal and energy solutions that can help you at every step of the development process, from 1D systems modeling to 3D coupled thermal-fluid simulation of cooling systems to simulation of how temperature will affect machine components.

Digital Mockup, Virtual & Augmented Reality

Digital Markup, Augmented and Virtual Reality for the Industrial Machinery Industry is a lifecycle visualization and mockup technology allows design teams to immersing themselves in the virtual world of the product’s digital twin to create high-level digital prototypes comprised of thousands of parts and components.

Fleet Maintenance & Analytics

Fleet Maintenance and Analytics Solution for Heavy Equipment builds on our remote diagnostic foundation to provide integrated analytics and fully integrated data management capabilities to predict fleet maintenance needs and provide field service teams with complete asset-specific information to minimize unplanned downtime.

Digital Powertrain

Our Digital Powertrain solution for the Heavy Equipment Industry, provides manufacturers the tools to deliver the next generation of high-performance drivetrains.  By combining advanced simulation capabilities with best-in-class generative design software and electrification, we provide advanced capabilities that allow for increased efficiencies when managing multi-domain solutions.

Service Lifecycle & Analytics

Service Lifecycle and Analytics solution allows Industrial Machinery manufactures to utilize a modular machine design approach resulting in a product development process which produces decentralized and autonomous machines that are able to communicate with one another.  Service Engineers can then leverage IoT to collect information from the machinery in the field, the physical twin and combine this with engineering insight contained in the PLM system, the digital twin, to provide Machine manufacturers a competitive advantage.

Closed-Loop Quality

Closed-Loop Quality merges a collaborative PLM platform with Siemens Quality Management system, where quality documentation, data, analytics, and process can participate in the digital thread along with the product definition, manufacturing process information and other digital elements that make up the digital thread to support quality management throughout the manufacturing process.

Product and Portfolio Management

Product and Portfolio Management for the Heavy Equipment industry delivers a comprehensive portfolio management solution that provides a single source of strategic direction, project information and assessment tools that you can leverage to better plan your product portfolio and drive project execution more effectively.

Production & Plant Optimization

Production & Plant Optimization solution helps you unify global manufacturing teams, to work on the same machine requirements, models and manufacturing process plans while having the flexibility to meet local specs. In this collaborative environment, manufacturers who are either working to support an OEM or to deliver and install machines to end customers, benefit from better simulation and optimization of manufacturing planning, optimized design, and manufacturing processes, and manufacturing intelligence connected with product development.

Service Lifecycle and Analytics

Service Lifecycle and Analytics permet aux fabricants de machines industrielles d'utiliser une approche de conception modulaire, avec un processus de développement de produits qui génère des machines décentralisées et autonomes capables de communiquer les unes avec les autres.

Next Generation Design for Mold, Tool, & Die

Our Next Generation Mold, Tool & Die Design solution leverages synchronous technology to efficiently work and modify Multi-CAD data and early validation of mold designs to create a competitive advantage by reducing part turnaround time and increasing quality in the final design.

Tool Cost Management

Notre solution de gestion des coûts de l'outillage pour les spécialistes des moules, des outils et des matrices permet à ces fabricants de créer des devis très précis et de réduire considérablement les délais de préparation des propositions commerciales. Cette solution permet un calcul paramétrique des différentes technologies d'outillage. Avec cette solution, vous disposez d'une base de connaissances intégrée qui contient des données de référence et d'un calculateur intégré pour mesurer le temps nécessaire à chaque opération. Ces fonctionnalités facilitent le déploiement d'un standard de calcul cohérent à l'échelle de l'entreprise.

Smarter Machines

Develop smarter machines that understand requirements and deliver intelligent solutions while radically reducing manufacturing waste and energy consumption.

Reliability

Develop reliable smart HVAC systems and components in a shorter time and with minimum prototype testing.

Smart Building

Implement a customized smart home automation system taking into consideration the performance and source of the energy.

Modular Design HVAC

Balance space, efficiency, performance, and durability of HVAC systems through intelligent design.

Intelligent Performance Engineering

La fabrication de machines devient beaucoup plus complexe en raison de l'intégration croissante des logiciels et des systèmes électriques des machines dans leur environnement de fabrication. Notre solution Intelligent Performance Engineering permet d'automatiser les processus de partage d'informations entre les équipes de conception, les analystes, les équipes chargées des tests de production et les ingénieurs chargés de la maintenance. Ils peuvent donc évaluer les possibilités et les limites des variations de produits plus efficacement.

Digital part production

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), as well as their supply chain partners, are tasked with manufacturing parts and components for industrial machines. For both organizations, functionality on the shop floor is critical. Our Digital Part Production solution ensures new parts are integrated into the larger machine while meeting high tolerances and precision needs. This provides parts that are built quickly and ensure reliability and the highest quality while maximizing production capacity.

Smart manufacturing

Increasingly, component makers require agile manufacturing processes to outpace competition and deliver specialized products sooner. With our smart manufacturing solutions, organizations can digitally transform their enterprise and maximize operational efficiency. This all begins with using the digital twin to plan products and assemblies; implementing a flexible manufacturing system to execute production; and finally, leveraging the industrial internet of things to optimize quality. 

Accelerated product introduction

Component manufacturers are often challenged to supply machine builders with the latest and greatest assets. Assets can range from small, simple, single-piece items, to complex hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical units engineered in large quantities. By tapping into virtual machining solutions, these two segments can deliver products at volume while tracking changes throughout the development process, helping drive down costs and optimize output.

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As our world grows increasingly connected and digitalized, machine builders grow increasingly challenged to deliver flexible, agile machines to market that can manufacture numerous products and variations. In turn, machine tool makers are increasingly pressured to deliver complex metal cutting, welding, additive manufacturing and other tools that can meet machine builders’ needs in their bid to create high-quality assemblies.

To create complex, highly versatile tools, machine tool makers need a smart, advanced machine engineering solution. Through advanced machine engineering, tool makers can bring multi-disciplinary machine tool development processes into a single environment, helping accelerate and validate automation code development so that tools are produced swiftly and efficiently.

By digitally transforming business procedures and processes, machine tool makers can more effectively manage their engineering and configuration lifecycle, mechanical and electrical wire harnessing design and industrial electrical design.

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