INTEGRAL POWERTRAIN

United Kingdom Brand: CATIA, ENOVIA
Industry: Transportation and Mobility
Website:www.integralp.com

Integral Powertrain Ltd. is an automotive powertrain engineering consultancy based in Milton Keynes, UK. Founded in 1998, Integral Powertrain’s core business units include Powertrain Engineering, Tooling Design, Motorsport, and a specialist PLM division named Intrinsys. Today, Integral Powertrain has prestigious customers among OEMs, engine manufactures, and Tier 1 suppliers including Aston Martin, Bentley Motors Ltd., DaimlerChrysler AG, General Motors, Jaguar Cars, MG Rover Group, Nissan Motor Co., JCB, Harley Davidson, Ford and Cummins Engines.

The Challenge

Increasing globalization and aggressive OEM purchasing strategies are driving intense competition in the automotive powertrain market. Therefore, in order to secure its business, Integral Powertrain must offer advantages to OEMs while maintaining product quality levels now required across the industry.

Dassault Systèmes Response

As part of its goal to reduce program time and costs and improve supplier-client collaboration, Integral Powertrain deployed CATIA V5, ENOVIA SmarTeam and ENOVIA VPLM, Version 5 Product Lifecycle Managemement (V5 PLM) solutions from Dassault Systèmes. Integral Powertrain identified many advantages for using the V5 PLM solutions in powertrain engineering.

Benefits

  • - 90% Data accessibility time
  • - 20% Cost for designing new parts
  • - 75% Engineering changes (EC) costs
  • - 10% Overall concept design time