is a widely used term and anyone who appreciates motherhood and apple pie will surely claim to practice it in their design process.
Today's concurrent engineering
system favors the OEM.
performs some form of concurrent engineering
with about 80% of its major customers.
The Lucas Concurrent Engineering
software suite will initially include QFD (quality function deployment), Con Con (concept convergence), Lucas DFA (design for assembly with poke yoke and graphic assembly diagram), MA (manufacturing analysis), FMEA (failure mode and effects analysis -- AIAG standard) and DTC (design to target cost) modules.
2~|center dot~D) has been developed to address this problem of process and product design in a concurrent engineering
The solution was three-way concurrent engineering
of part design to be sure nearly identical covers could be made by both thermoforming and injection molding.
The most advanced plant design environment available, SmartPlant 3D offers concurrent engineering
, real-time clash detection and integration with SmartPlant as well as other software and systems.
This partnership is consistent with Siemens Nixdorf's overall concurrent engineering
strategy of cooperation with 'Best in Class' partners, which aims at bringing the industry's leading edge systems and software vendors together to solve engineering and manufacturing problems," said Herbert Koepplinger, Marketing Director of Concurrent Engineering
in Siemens Nixdorf's Engineering Software business unit.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Land Systems Division was recently named as one of four finalists in the 1993 Concurrent Engineering
Award program cosponsored by Machine Design magazine and Structural Dynamics Research Corporation (SDRC), an international supplier of mechanical design automation software.
The design of harnesses in complex electromechanical platforms such as automobiles, aircraft and trains requires tight collaboration between the mechanical and electrical CAD applications to reduce the design time, support concurrent engineering
and increase design quality.
Our near-term objective is to complete development and productization of our leading-edge CACE/DMS software for management of the entire concurrent engineering
design and development process.
Through our strong partnerships worldwide, we've developed a great deal of concurrent engineering
consulting expertise," stated Bud Suse, Mentor Graphics major accounts manager.