In 1999 the Maschio Group, an Italian agricultural equipment manufacturer, initiated a PLM project and integrated 3D product development capabilities with data and lifecycle management features. 25,000 were entered into the database and the design office personnel were trained in new 3D CAD software. The use of PLM allowed designers to explore 50% more design options for every project and: 1) Reduced time spent by design engineers on design changes; 2) Reduced development cycle times by 55% - ...
BPIR Categories3.2.2 Develop product lifecycle &development timing target
3.6.1 Manage product/process/service development
15.6.3 Design of products, services or processes