Boeing’s factory at Everett, <BR>near Seattle, US

Boeing’s factory at Everett,
near Seattle, US

Boeing renews Dassault contract

The two companies have been working together in partnership for a quarter of a century contributing to Boeing’s top position in the aviation field

October 2012

Dassault Systèmes, a world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, has announced that Boeing has signed a five year contract to extend the use of Dassault Systèmes’ industry-leading applications at Boeing Commercial Airplanes and at Boeing Defense, Space & Security.

Dassault Systèmes and Boeing’s partnership began over 25 years ago and has resulted in numerous breakthroughs in the development and early deployment of powerful technologies that make game-changing innovations possible.

“Boeing and Dassault Systèmes have enjoyed a long working relationship, and we are pleased to extend our contract. We look forward to continuing to collaborate with Dassault Systèmes to create and leverage new innovations that will enhance our product design and manufacturing capabilities,” said Nancy Bailey, Boeing vice president of IT Product Systems. “Dassault Systèmes continues to evolve and mature their solution portfolio to more completely address our needs across the entire product value stream. The Dassault Systèmes PLM solution suite will continue helping us create additional business value for our company.”

Dassault Systèmes is the world leader for PLM software solutions using the power of 3D representation.

As a world leader in 3D and PLM solutions, Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 100,000 customers in 80 countries. A pioneer in the 3D software market since 1981, Dassault Systèmes develops and markets PLM application software and services that support industrial processes and provide a 3D vision of the entire lifecycle of products from conception to maintenance.

Applied has been a Dassault Systemes PLM Solutions Partner for more than a decade during which time they have amassed significant expertise in deploying and supporting complex solutions across a number of key industries.

The Dassault Systèmes PLM Solutions portfolio consists of Catia for designing the virtual product, Delmia for virtual production, Simulia for virtual testing, Enovia for global collaborative lifecycle management and 3DVIA for online 3D lifelike experiences. These solutions are registered trademarks of Dassault Systèmes or its subsidiaries in the US and/or other countries.



“Boeing and Dassault Systèmes have enjoyed a unique partnership for over 25 years,” stated Bernard Charlès, president and CEO, Dassault Systèmes. “Both companies share a passion for innovation and for producing breakthrough experiences for our customers. We have also shared a common vision of how we can evolve our applications and Boeing’s processes to fuel remarkable innovation. Boeing has heavily influenced the evolution of Dassault Systèmes’ strategy, from 3D Design to DMU to PLM – and now to 3D Experience. We look forward to our continued partnership.”

Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, the company designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defence systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to Nasa, Boeing operates the Space Shuttle and International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing has customers in more than 90 countries around the world and is one of the largest US exporters in terms of sales.

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