BARCELONA, Spain, June 3, 2010 – 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 Industria de Turbo Propulsores (ITP), a global aeronautical company and maintenance service provider for most engine manufacturers in the world today, selected Teamcenter® software as its global PLM solution to help enhance productivity through improved efficiency and cost reductions.
ITP will use Teamcenter, the world’s most widely used PLM system, in the processes of designing and manufacturing engines and gas turbines. ITP selected Teamcenter to achieve its goals for cost containment and improvement of on-time delivery.
ITP has been using NX™ software, Siemens PLM Software’s integrated computer-aided design, manufacturing and engineering analysis (CAD/CAM/CAE) solution, since 1996 to increase its product design profitability and improve its manufacturing. ITP conducted a thorough and detailed analysis of the PLM market to assess which company could meet the needs of combining all business units’ processes.
“Our relationship with ITP started years ago and has always been based on close collaboration and trust,” said Joan Francas, Country Manager Spain & Portugal, Siemens PLM Software. “ITP's Teamcenter selection demonstrates, once again, the power of our PLM technology in the industrial environment.”
Siemens PLM Software is committed to continually support ITP's goals of enhancing efficiency to help reduce cost and speed time-to-market.
The ITP Group, participated by Sener Aeronáutica (53,125%) and Rolls-Royce (46.875%), includes among its activities the Design, Research and Development, Manufacturing and Casting, Assembly and Testing of aeronautical engines and gas turbines. It is also the official maintenance service for most engine manufacturers in the world today. The ITP Group has 17 production centers in Spain, England, Malta, Mexico and the United States and a staff of 2,750 workers.
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 6.7 million licensed seats and 63,000 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, industrial controls 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 39,000 employees worldwide (September 30), Siemens Industry Automation achieved sales of €7.0 billion in fiscal year 2009. www.siemens.com/industryautomation
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