SEOUL, Korea, July 21, 2009 - Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that KC Samyang Water Systems selected Solid Edge® software with synchronous technology and Teamcenter® Express software to accelerate its process of innovation and improve its product development quality, while reducing time-to-market.
KC Samyang is the fifth largest water intake equipment provider in the world. The company has developed water technology for the past 40 years, from industrial water processing systems to wastewater processing systems.
KC Samyang Water Systems will use Teamcenter Express to streamline its processes throughout the plant. The company has conducted a series of customized Solid Edge training sessions for its designers and will use the software for all current and future design processes.
“The key requirement for selecting a PLM solution was to improve our product development capability while enhancing innovation as we continue to integrate with our ERP systems,” said Kuk Hyun Kim, project manager, KC Samyang Water Systems. “In our evaluation process Siemens PLM Software’s technology helped us achieve our goals better than any other solution on the market.”
Teamcenter Express is the collaborative product data management (cPDM) component of the Velocity Series™ portfolio. Solid Edge is a core component of the Velocity Series portfolio and combines the speed and flexibility of direct modeling with the precise control of dimension-driven design, providing a fast, flexible design experience that allows customers to accelerate their design process by up to one hundred times.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly six million licensed seats and 56,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with companies to deliver open solutions that help them turn more ideas into successful products. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) is a worldwide leader in the fields of automation systems, low-voltage switchgear and industrial software. Its portfolio ranges from standard products for the manufacturing and process industries to solutions for whole industrial sectors that encompass the automation of entire automobile production facilities and chemical plants. As a leading software supplier, Industry Automation optimizes the entire value added chain of manufacturers – from product design and development to production, sales and a wide range of maintenance services. With around 42,900 employees worldwide Siemens Industry Automation achieved in fiscal year 2008 total sales of EUR8.7 billion.
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