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XVL Enables Concurrent Processes Across Development & Manufacturing

Posted by Chris Hughes on Thu, 10 Sep, 2020 @ 04:56 PM

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KCM Corporation is a manufacturer of construction machinery. 

Due to market pressures, KCM was forced to shorten time-to-market, reduce costs and focus on improving customer satisfaction. 

KCM realized that such challenges could not be addressed using traditional development methods. It decided to focus on implementing concurrent work processes across development and manufacturing with the goal of shortening time-to-market by about 30-50%. 

KCM had a hard time extending the use of 3D data downstream from design, so they turned to XVL.

Click here to read the full story which covers: 

  • Design: Collaboration 
  • Production: Planning, validation and digital work instructions 
  • Tech Pubs: Manuals 
  • Sales: Collateral including brochures and videos 
  • Global Collaboration: Production planning 

Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Manufacturing Processes