Jens Christian Göbel

PLM made possible through the networking of products

Last year, Professor Dr. Jens C. Göbel took over as successor to Professor Martin Eigner as the head of the Institute for Virtual Product Engineering at the University of Kaiserslautern. He has already been concerned with PLM-related topics for many years, both at research level and with regard to industrial applications. In an interview for the PROSTEP Newsletter, he explained what the future of PLM will look like.
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PROSTEP Presents the OpenPDM Ship Platform at ICCAS 2019

Darmstadt, August 2019 - PROSTEP AG will be presenting its new OpenPDM Ship integration platform to a wider audience for the first time at the 19th International Conference on Computer Applications in Shipbuilding (ICCAS) in Rotterdam. OpenPDM Ship uses standardized connectors to connect shipbuilding-specific development platforms with all the leading PDM/PLM and ERP systems as well as mechanical CAD systems, thus creating the prerequisites for end-to-end digital processes in the shipbuilding and shipping industries.
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PROSTEP and NAPA Successfully Complete Joint Project for MEYER TURKU

PROSTEP and NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, have successfully completed a joint ship design solution development project for shipbuilder MEYER TURKU. Building on this success, the two companies have signed a formal cooperation agreement to work more closely together in the development of PLM software and CAE interfaces, as well as in the field of PLM consulting.
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PROSTEP Leads Global Aerospace Company through Teamcenter Migration and Sharepoint Document Management with Plans...

Numerous questions and challenges arise when a PLM migration becomes a company’s strategy to improve their systems. Additionally, increased risks and inexperienced specialists may contribute to longer than expected project times. This is primarily true within the aerospace industry where long product lifecycles and strict traceability requirements are common.
Sample BOM in 3D PDF

​Bill of Materials ​(BOM) ​Example in 3D PDF ​​and Use Case

What is a bill of materials (BOM) in engineering? How can you view a BOM in 3D PDF? What advantages does a BOM 3D PDF have? Download a BOM Example and Template.
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CADMATIC and PROSTEP Agree on Development Cooperation for CADMATIC Connectivity

Darmstadt/Turku, September 2019 – CADMATIC Ltd, a leading developer of 3D-based design, engineering and information management software for the marine, process and energy, and construction industries, and vendor-independent PLM consulting and software company PROSTEP AG are intensifying their cooperation delivering end-to-end digital shipbuilding and shipping solutions.

Ship classification using 3D PDF technology from PROSTEP

Ship classification (class approval) normally involves the exchange of numerous large-format drawings between a shipyard and a classification society. In addition to this, Meyer Werft in Papenburg will for the first time also be providing the classification company DNV GL with 3D models of a cruise ship. The digital class approval process is based on PROSTEP's 3D PDF technology.
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PROSTEP Helps Meyer Group to Build Cruise Ships on a Common Platform

​Cruise ships are typically not designed from scratch, but so far there is no systematic reuse of existing design. Now Finish shipyard Meyer Turku starts to create the first of two ships using a common platform developed together with German counterpart Meyer Werft. German PLM specialist PROSTEP helps Meyer Turku to overcome the challenge of working with different CAD tools in hull design and outfitting.
Integrated Change Management ARAS Innovator PLM and SIEMENS Teamcenter PLM

Engineering Change Management with ARAS Innovator PLM and Integration with SIEMENS PLM Teamcenter

View how PROSTEP's OpenPDM provides PLM Integration with ARAS Innovator PLM and SIEMENS Teamcenter PLM for engineering change management.
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PROSTEP makes the OpenPDM architecture cloud-ready

Many companies are considering moving their PLM and ERP systems or parts of them to the cloud. To pave the way for them into the clouds, PROSTEP is enabling the use of its world's leading integration platform OpenPDM in hybrid cloud scenarios through a modular architecture and the use of microservices.