Hong Kong, Dec. 11, 2006
3DQuickTools Ltd. today announced the decision of Siemens Turkey to
implement 3DQuickStrip software in their die manufacturing operation
in headquarters located at Kartal, Istanbul. Turkey’s economy grows
at an average of 7 percent a year, making Turkey one of the most
dynamic economies in the world. This growth is supported by a high
level of efficiency. Siemens Turkey is keen to apply the latest
advanced technology like 3DQuickStrip to lead this economic growth.
Siemens Turkey is manufacturing different kinds of electric
components like automatic fuses, thermal relays, contactors,
transformers, and circuit breakers. Their full functional workshop
is equipped with all kinds of CNC metal cutting and processing
machines under a professional team of 45 members. 40% of their
capacity is to develop new tooling projects with the remaining
capacity for the maintenance of existing tooling. In order to cope
with the rapid business growth, the efficiency in the tooling is a
key success factor to the corporation. Mr. Ali DAG, Product
Development & Mould Department Manager, decided to deploy a more
efficient design technology like SolidWorks to his operation two
years ago. Tool designers found the system intuitive to use and
they spent time to achieve better design than carrying out labor
work in conventional CAD drafting. By mid-2006, Mr. Ali started to
evaluate specialized solutions for SolidWorks in metal stamping to
increase their tool design efficiency with a significant amount.
Apart from doing technical evaluation internally, Mr. Ali’s team
cross-checked with the existing Turkish 3DQuickStrip, and
3DQuickPress customers. He got positive feedback from the
users. Siemens’ purchase decision was made after they visited the
largest metal manufacturing exhibition, TATEF, in September, 2006.
With almost all parts in different Siemens’ product lines designed
in 3D, 2D is no longer enough to increase die design speed, nor to
minimize the revision time and design errors. Mr. Ali and his
production specialist, Mr. Ersin Sarica, developed a new work flow
based on the 3DQuickStrip environment. This eliminates the design
fault right at the early stage of the manufacturing design cycle.
A significant cost reduction is achieved. The 3D output of the
strip design can now be accurately communicated with their vendors which
in turn helps Siemens Turkey to improve the overall supply chain
The deployment of 3DQuickStrip in Siemens Turkey is supported by
Umtas A.S. The CAD/CAM/CAE Division of Umtas is a the leading
professional team composed of competent manufacturing consultants in
About Umtas A.S.
Umtas A.S. is an importer and reseller of some leading European and
U.S. companies in the CAD/CAM/CAE software and technical equipment
field. Umtas A.S. is the only Value-Added Reseller of SolidWorks
products in Turkey . Umtas A.S. is also providing training and full
technical support to Turkish customers in addition to license sales.
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About 3D QuickTools Limited
QuickTools Limited is the developer of 3DQuickPress, 3DQuickStrip,
3DQuickForm, 3DQuickForm Professional, 3DQuickQuote, 3DQuickMold,
and provides the most advanced and comprehensive 3D die design
systems in the SolidWorks® Gold Partner environment. The company
has been providing high quality die design solutions since 1994.
All products are supported by leading industrial support partners in
all major countries. For further information, visit
www.3dquicktools.com or send email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call at +852 2788 2832.
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SolidWorks is a registered trademark of SolidWorks Corporation.
Copyright (c) 2006 3DQuickTools Limited.