Doosan Infracore

South Korea Brand: CATIA, ENOVIA
Industry: Industrial Equipment
Website:http://www.doosaninfracore.co.kr

Founded in 1937 as Chosun Machine Works, Doosan Infracore has become a leader in Korea's machinery industry developing new technologies and improving product quality. Its products include construction equipment, industrial vehicles, diesel engines, power supply equipment, machine tools, factory automation equipment, and defense products.

The Challenge

With a focus on innovation and product quality, Doosan Infracore strives to meet the growing global demand for high performance machinery. In addition, the company aims to improve its fifthplace ranking in global Infrastructure Support Business (ISB). Doosan Infracore has translated this objective into the slogan 'Vision 10-10' referring to its goal to achieve KRW ten trillion Won (US$10.7 billion) in annual revenue and an operating profit margin of ten % by 2010.

Dassault Systèmes Response

Doosan Infracore selected IBM and Dassault Systèmes (DS) Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions including CATIA and ENOVIA VPLM to enable it to collaborate globally, streamline internal processes, and expand its value chain with Real-Time Enterprise (RTE) applications.

Benefits

  • 30% cut in new product development time Design reuse means optimized new product development
  • US$2.4 million in annual savings Substantial cost savings thanks to fewer engineering changes
  • 50% increase in design quality CATIA Multi-Body Design Methodology doubles design quality