Ichikoh Industries is a leading maker of automobile lamps and mirrors. It has developed the first projector head lamps in Japan, the first electric storage mirrors in the world and next‑generation High Intensity Discharge (HID) head lamps.
To win in the highly competitive automotive components market, Ichikoh Industries needed to shorten its development time.
Dassault Systèmes Response
Ichikoh has implemented an IBM PLM solution based on CATIA V5 that establishes a new modelling method: ‘Design Navigation’
Through standardisation of design processes and the reuse of existing know-how, Ichikoh has simplified the design process and reduced new product development time.