NobleTek Joins the Aras Partner Program

PLM services provider brings business processing improvement strategies to Aras

Andover, Mass.—March 14, 2012Aras, an enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider welcomed its newest addition NobleTek, Wooster, Ohio, a global PLM and engineering services provider to its Aras Partner Program.

Formerly the Engineering Services Division of TechniGraphics Inc., NobleTek provides PLM implementation services as well as 3D design, drafting, CAD automation and documentation. The company’s technology centers support customers throughout Europe, India and the U.S. across such industries as shipbuilding, automotive, industrial equipment, energy and consumer products.

“We are pleased to partner with Aras,” said Uday Vaidya, Global Chief Executive Officer of NobleTek. “Aras’s innovative PLM business model provides much-needed flexibility to businesses, especially in the current macro-economic environment and the Aras platform is ideal for global customers who wish to bring PDM/PLM to their extended enterprise user base.”

NobleTek specializes in the development of engineering, enterprise collaboration and data management solutions that enable customers to experience the PLM benefits of quality improvement, cycle time reduction and improved time to market.

“With a thorough understanding of business process improvement and core PLM functionality such as change and configuration management, program and project management, and manufacturing process planning, NobleTek can handle the technology implementation and deliver enterprise-level business benefits,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras. “We welcome the NobleTek team to the Aras community and the Aras Partner Program.”