Andover, Mass.—June 26, 2012—Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider Aras announced that San Diego-based D&K Engineering, a global outsourced R&D, engineering and contract manufacturing services company, selected the Aras PLM solution suite to streamline, manage and enhance complex, multi-vendor electromechanical product development processes. As a global services provider, D&K Engineering will leverage Aras to ensure project quality for premier customers in medical and life sciences, kiosks, industrial and commercial printing, and military markets worldwide.
“With Aras, we can integrate and manage information from a wide range of MCAD and ECAD applications in a single system while simplifying our environment by eliminating one-off redundant systems,” said Brad Cooley, Chief Technology Officer, D&K Engineering. “Combined with project management, workflow and other automation capabilities, Aras will enable us to improve customer service as well as profitability through greater efficiency and resource management.”
Providing full turnkey product development and manufacturing services that address the entire product life cycle and extended supply chain, D&K Engineering’s team provides its clients a one-stop shop for the development and manufacture of innovative electromechanical products and equipment.
“As mechanical, electrical and software product development are increasingly intertwined, the ability for PLM to import, export, track and share information from numerous applications becomes more and more critical,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras. “As the only neutral enterprise PLM provider, Aras provides an open development platform with a transparent data model ideal for creating the packaged and custom integrations that modern, agile companies like D&K Engineering need.”