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German company is looking for services agreements in the field of design, construction, simulation and project management in the automotive and mobility industry

Country of origin:
Country: 
GERMANY
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BODE20171101001
Published
02/11/2017
Last update
16/11/2017
Expiration date
16/11/2018

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Simulation
Design of Vehicles
Lightweight construction
Automotive engineering
Body and main parts
CAD/CAM, CAE systems
Motor vehicles, transportation equipment and parts
Engineering services
Consulting services
Other professional, scientific and technical activities n.e.c.
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Summary

Summary: 
A German engineering service provider in the automotive industry is specialised in the areas of exterior and interior design, body in white design, class A surfacing, computer aided engineering simulations and project management. Moreover they offer consulting services for innovations, innovative technologies, methods,etc. Located near large German OEMs the company has 20 years of development experience in the automotive industry and looks for a service agreement with companies from this sector.

Description

Description: 

The German company is an engineering service provider for the automotive industry in the field of part design and development, project management and innovation technologies. The offered services affect the part design and development in the field of exterior, interior, body in white and CAE (computer-aided engineering) simulation as well. In addition, the company is active in the field of technology consulting for innovations.
The company is located near to the German OEMs in Germany e.g. in Munich, Ingolstadt and Stuttgart and there are more locations over Germany as well. The company were founded in 1995. This means that more than 20 years of development experience in the automotive industry is available.

Core competencies of the company:
Exterior & Interior:
Includes the plastic-compatible part design, lightweight design, development regarding vehicle safety requirements and kinematics development and optimization.

Body in white:
Body in white contains the development of body structure or architecture regarding lightweight design, new materials, joining technology and simulation.

CAE simulations:
In the area of CAE simulation the competences for vehicle safety, stiffness calculation, pedestrian protection, CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) calculation and topology optimization are included.

The company wants to offer their service competences as described above in form of a service agreement
to automotive companies within Europe who are interested in project management or part development of parts that have special requirements and features. The service agreements can also include technological consulting services for innovations.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
The company profits of its history in automotive development. There is a lot of know-how in the area of plastic parts and body development. These are developed in conjunction with modern development tools. In addition the company has a lot of know-how in the field of innovation technologies and innovative methods like design thinking, storytelling or virtual reality application. Further competitive advantages of the company are: - Working with state of the art tools in CAD and CAE (Catia, Ansa, Pam-Crash, Icem-Surf…). - Methodical approaches to innovative product development. - Network to innovative start-ups and OEMs

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The German company is looking for partners from the automotive and non-automotive industry interested in a co-operation under a services agreement. The partner should clearly define the requirements of the requested parts or should be interested in technology consulting services for innovations.