Plano, Texas—Oct. 1, 2014—Dongbu Daewoo Electronics, a consumer electronics manufacturer in Korea, selected Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) business to deploy a new PLM system based on its Teamcenter software. Siemens was selected for its understanding of Dongbu Daewoo Electronics’ PLM objectives and business vision. The new system is expected to improve the manufacturer’s research and development (R&D) process, increase product quality, reduce costs and enhance overall productivity throughout product development.
“We selected Siemens PLM software following a thorough review and evaluation,” said Jang-hee Lee, executive vice president of the R&D Center, Dongbu Daewoo Electronics. “With this implementation, we are expecting to see an improvement in employees’ productivity and design quality. The deployment of the structured and logical R&D system will give Dongbu Daewoo Electronics new opportunities to enhance our competitiveness in the industry.”
Dongbu Daewoo Electronics will use Teamcenter as the foundation of its new PLM platform. The company expects to improve its project-based R&D process management and design quality with a more structured system that makes it easy to access information instantly for informed decision-making. Teamcenter will also help the company increase productivity and reduce product development costs by managing all active files, such as 3D and 2D product data and other general documents, more effectively.
Teamcenter received high scores in the evaluation conducted by Dongbu Daewoo Electronics for its rapid deployment and performance. It was also evaluated on its capabilities for project management, product information integration and technological document management.