Geometric Extends AMS with Volvo Cars, Includes CAD and PLM Applications
|Will manage key applications for new product development|
|MUMBAI, India, June 10, 2014: GeometricLimited, (BSE: 532312, NSE: GEOMETRIC), a leader in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Global Engineering Services, and Offshore Software Product Development (OSPD) solutions and technologies, today announced that it has signed an application maintenance contract with Volvo Cars, Sweden covering major applications from computer aided design (CAD) and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) landscape.
Geometric has been partnering with Volvo Cars for their global engineering and manufacturing needs since 2010, and today extended its application maintenance services (AMS) engagement to include additional CAD and PLM applications for new product development and manufacturing engineering. Geometric will deploy its proven application maintenance services framework, AMS4E based on well-defined 4E methodology, which is designed to enable, ensure, enhance and evolve the targeted PLM, engineering IT and manufacturing IT applications to deliver value to Volvo. Geometric will also leverage its extensive understanding of Volvo’s product development IT landscape combined with its excellent ISV relationships and experience in PLM, to support Volvo’s new product development programs.
On signing the contract, Nitin Tappe, COO, Geometric Limited said, “We have a long standing relationship with Volvo, and work with them on several strategic projects. This contract is a testament to our commitment to deliver the best, and Volvo’s trust in our ability to consistently bring innovation to their CAD and PLM applications. We look forward to continuing to contribute to Volvo Cars success in the use of PLM and CAD technologies”.
In addition to application maintenance, Geometric works with Volvo across multiple projects related to the design and development of complex and large scale CAD and PLM strategic initiatives, and provides offshore support through a dedicated delivery center in Chennai, India.
Geometric is a specialist in the domain of engineering solutions, services and technologies. Its portfolio of Global Engineering services, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, Embedded System solutions, and Digital Technology solutions enables companies to formulate, implement, and execute global engineering and manufacturing strategies aimed at achieving greater efficiencies in the product realization lifecycle.
Listed on the Bombay and National stock exchanges in India, the company recorded consolidated revenues of Rupees 10.95 billion (US Dollars 181.39 million) for the year ended March 2014. It employs about 4400 people across 12 global delivery locations in the US, France, Germany, Romania, India, and China. Geometric was assessed as CMMI 1.1 Level 5 for its software services and is ISO 9001:2008 certified for engineering operations. The company’s operations are also ISO 27001:2005 certified.
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