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Aras enterprise open source solutions are for performance driven companies of all sizes from Fortune 500 enterprises to midsized businesses looking to get an edge on the competition. Companies achieve better customer alignment, greater profit margins, and shorter development cycles with the Aras Innovator enterprise open source solutions.

Xerox (NYSE: XRX) is the world's leading document management technology and services provider with $17 billion in annual sales. Xerox's product portfolio ranges from industry leading color and black-and-white printing systems, laser and solid ink network printers, copiers, fax machines, and multifunction devices to "book factories" and digital publishing presses. A broad vision for end-to-end enterprise PLM across the lifecycle combined with complex process and integration requirements drives the Xerox strategy while practical realities shaped the systems evaluation approach.

Learn how Xerox used Aras's advanced SOA to create "connected" vs. "holistic" solutions that leverage the strengths of each system to provide user friendly processes that are also easy to maintain. Then learn how Xerox used Aras to develop a worldwide unified engineering change process, NPDI Environmental Compliance for RoHS and REACH, Design For Six Sigma (DFSS) critical parameter mgt, SAM early warning system and much more.

Aras is different than other PLM products. Aras gives us the flexibility to keep up with the business and put everyone on the same playing field without trying to fence them in.
Manager of Engineering Support

Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA) is a leading global supplier of automotive seating systems and electrical power management systems. In 2009, Lear ranked #195 among the Fortune 500. Lear's world-class products are designed, engineered and manufactured by a diverse team of more than 75,000 employees at 202 facilities in 35 countries.

See the Lear presentation from the Aras Community Network and learn how they are aggressively expanding their Aras deployment for preferred components and suppliers, assembly product structures, quality doc mgt, tooling docs, assembly manufacturing process doc mgt, project and deliverables mgt and cross-functional change management.

Other PLM systems never seem to reach everyone in the workflow because sooner or later the license costs become prohibitive. We knew we wouldn't have that problem with Aras.
Director of Engineering Tools and Processes
Lear Corporation

MAN Diesel & Turbo, a MAN Group company, owned by Volkswagen Group, is the world leader for large diesel engines used in ships and power stations, and is one of the three top suppliers of turbo machines. MAN Diesel & Turbo is a global company with over 100 international locations.

F.X. MEILLER is a global leader in the construction and waste disposal vehicle industry. F.X. MEILLER supplies customers worldwide with innovative vehicle systems such as tippers, dumpers, and trailers, hydraulic systems, lift doors and other vehicle equipment.

Motorola (NYSE: MOT) is a Fortune 100 company with $36.6 billion in annual revenues that is known around the world for innovation in communications. The company develops technologies, products and services that make mobile experiences possible. Motorola's portfolio includes communications infrastructure, enterprise mobility solutions, digital set-tops, cable modems, mobile devices and Bluetooth accessories. The company is committed to delivering next-generation communication solutions to people, businesses and governments.

See the Motorola presentation from the Aras Community Network event hosted at Motorola University about applying Aras Innovator for advanced program management with earn value management, resource management, and schedule & cost performance tracking (SPI/CPI) for better coordination and collaboration.

Carestream Health is an internationally successful company providing medical and dental imaging systems and information technology solutions; molecular imaging systems; and non-destructive testing products to a broad base of customers around the world.

See the Carestream Health presentation at the Aras Community Network event and learn how they defined their global PLM vision, why they needed a new PLM backbone and how they went about evaluating all the latest PLM solutions, ultimately selecting Aras.

In switching to Aras we now have a highly capable, global PLM platform that will allow us to consolidate other systems at will, increasing reuse and improving collaboration without continual capital investment in PLM licenses.
Carestream Health

Boeing's Insitu is a wholly owned subsidiary which designs, develops and manufactures unmanned aircraft systems for commercial, civil and defense applications. With a focus for both land and sea operations, the company's family of solutions and global mission support serves the needs of worldwide customers. To date, these systems have accumulated more than 550,000 combat flight hours and 61,000 sorties.

Discover how Boeing Insitu customized, implemented and rollout Aras for CMII-compliant enterprise change management in under 60 days.

Nidec Motor Corporation, a subsidiary of Japan's Nidec Group and formerly a division of Emerson, is a leading global manufacturer of high efficiency motors and controls. Nidec is serves three core markets Appliance Motors and Controls, Industrial Motors and Systems and Commercial Motors.

An operating unit of GE, GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of jet engines, components and integrated systems for commercial and military aircraft. GE Aviation has the largest and fastest-growing installed base of jet engines in commercial aviation and a global services network to support them. GE Aviation employs approximately 40,000 people and operates more than 80 facilities around the world.

HAKAMA develops, designs and manufactures a full array of custom housings, assemblies and installation-ready metal components. HAKAMA’s precision products are produced from sheet metal, stainless steel, aluminum and other non-ferrous metals in thicknesses of 0.5 to 5.0 mm, meeting the stringent, precision requirements of their customers.

Learn how HAKAMA moved from PDM to PLM with Aras, selecting Aras for its flexible architecture and ease of expansion across the enterprise and throughout the extended supply chain. HAKAMA was particularly impressed with the ease in which Aras imported all of the data from its PDM system complete with referencing geometry models and total history.

Alessi is an Italian design company that specializes in the development and production of kitchen products and other household items such as jewelry, watches and toys from metal and plastic in a post-modern style. Alessi creates designs that are marked by a high degree of innovation and experimentation for a combination of design and poetry.

Freudenberg is a leading global supplier specializing in seals and vibration control technology, nonwovens, filters, lubricants and release agents as well as mechatronic products. The $7 billion company employs 32,000 people in 55 countries. Synonymous with top quality. Freudenberg follows a zero error philosophy at all levels of the supply chain. This strategy is supported by an Advanced Product Quality Planning 2 (APQP2) program, which ensures reliable processes and error-free series production.

Learn how Freudenberg uses Aras Innovator integrated with SAP at more than 20 sites across Europe, in all stages of product development from the initial proposal phase to product recipe management and into production, in a single, standardized process.

With Aras, in addition to project milestone deadlines, we define our quality and economic goals and closely track each projects progress.
Project Manager

GETRAG FORD Transmissions, a joint venture of GETRAG and Ford of Europe, is a full service global automotive supplier specializing in the development and production of systems for motorcycles, passenger cars, SUVs and light commercial vehicles.

Learn how GETRAG FORD Transmissions is using Aras to streamline product design and development functions, increase quality and responsiveness, and gain valuable insight into processes, programs and projects.

As a world-leading producer of advanced ceramic solutions for defense, nuclear power, automotive, medical and other industries, Ceradyne needed to improve processes, integrate systems, enhance performance and optimize productivity. See how they're implementing Aras for ECR / ECO, EH&S, ERP & CAD Integration, MLM, Program Management and more.

Learn how Ceradyne is using Aras PLM Software to manage complex materials.

Breton is an innovative leader in the field of high speed numerical control machining centers with unequaled experience and technological know-how in natural and engineered stone machining and processing.

Transonic is a global manufacturer of precision biomedical measurement instrumentation. Offering unprecedented resolutions of Transonic measurements, the Transonic product line includes transit-time ultrasound flowmeters and ultrasound dilution monitors along with Laser Doppler perfusion monitors, pressure and pressure volume and telemetry systems to clinicians and researchers worldwide. Transonic hallmarks are innovative engineering, an incomparable application library and exemplary customer support.

Learn how Transonic is using Aras PLM Software to improve quality and compliance.

Find out how SAAB is approaching PLM for new products around the world with configuration management for all aspects of the vehicle system across the lifecycle. From new product vehicle system definition through manuals and methods for serviceability at the dealers, Saab has a comprehensive vision for the future of the automotive industry.

Diehl Metering GmbH provides an extensive range of pioneering meters to meet the high economic and ecological requirements of the third millennium. With the introduction of intelligent "smart meters," the company enables customers to handle natural resources and energy in a highly efficient way while contributing significantly to environmental and other conservation objectives.

Learn how Diehl Metering is using Aras for product and project management, documentation and regulatory compliance across the product lifecycle.

MiTek Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and sale of high performance audio products for mobile, residential, marine and commercial markets with 13 specialized audio companies sold in over 80 different countries worldwide.

Aras has become a workspace for R&D and a productivity enhancer for the entire company.
Database Administrator
MiTek Corporation

Ogihara America Corporation is a leading tier 1 supplier of vehicle body parts producing Class A high-quality door, fender, hood, and roof panels for Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, Lincoln, and other major brands.

Learn how Ogihara is achieving compliance to the ISO/TS16949 quality systems standard [the automotive industry's version of ISO9000:2000 with requirements similar to the aerospace industry's AS9100 and the FDA's 21 CFR Part 820 Quality System Regulation] to automate strategic corporate quality processes to streamline customer issue management, Corrective Action / Preventive Action (CAPA), Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR), nonconformance management, defect tracking, document management & control, and product realization or Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) with Aras Innovator.

We like the enterprise open source approach from Aras because our business priorities determine how we roll out the solutions since there's no cost for the software and no user, module, or server licenses to buy. With Aras we use what we need, end of story.
IT Manager
Ogihara America Corporation

CNH Industrial Reman is a joint venture between CNH (NYSE: CNH), a subsidiary of Fiat, and Springfield Remanufacturing Company (SRC) providing remanufacturing services on agricultural and construction equipment for a wide range of engines, starters, alternators and generators.

PACE Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology GmbH develops and distributes intelligent software solutions for aircraft and engine manufacturers, airlines, MRO providers and leasing companies supporting the entire life-cycle of the aircraft, from marketing and design to customization and flight operations. Major areas of application are conceptual aircraft and aircraft systems design, cabin configuration, performance analysis and the management of fuel and operational efficiency in flight operations.

Amtech Electrocircuits is a rapidly growing provider of electronic innovation support and electronics manufacturing services to leading companies in automotive, industrial, high technology, medical devices, and Aerospace and Defense.

Learn how they are using the Aras PLM Solution Suite for APQP, FMEA and other process optimization; integrated PLM, ERP and MRP; and cost and inventory control.

Aras gives us the agility to improve our processes at such a rate and at such a discrete level that it provides us a competitive advantage over anybody else or any other PLM in the world.
Amtech Electrocircuits

Nexteer Automotive, formerly part of Delphi, is a multi-billion dollar global steering and driveline business which focuses on electric and hydraulic steering systems, steering columns and driveline products for OEM vehicle manufacturers. The company has 8,300 employees at 6 engineering centers and 20 manufacturing plants around the world.

Learn how Aras allows them to continually adapt to change while providing comprehensive, functional coverage for global processes.

Advatech Pacific is a provider of advanced modeling, simulation, communications, engineering design and analysis services and solutions for the aerospace industry.

An Aras open user, Advatech takes advantage of the Aras open source business model and does it all on their own, without support from Aras.

Basic Research develops and distributes some of the best-selling, most sought-after formulations on the market for cosmetics, skin care, anti-aging, weight loss, bodybuilding and numerous other consumer concoctions. Their innovative products can be found at Bloomingdale's, Saks Fifth Avenue, Macy's, Sephora, GNC, Whole Foods, Wal-Mart and over 17,000 individual retail outlets worldwide.

See the Basic Research presentation at the Aras Community Network event and learn how they approached their deployment of Recipe Management, Product Development, Quality Control and other processes.

You can pay a lot of money for a canned, named user solution from Oracle or SAP that looks really cool in the sales presentation but doesn't really fit your business.
Director, IT Project Management Office
Basic Research

American Italian Pasta Company, owned by ConAgra Foods, is a leading producer of private label (or store brand) foods and is the largest producer of dry pasta in North America. Some of the largest food retailers in the world rely on AIPC to produce their pasta products.

Learn how Amscan has taken full advantage of the Aras open, flexible architecture. Check out these cool customizations, including the Xcelerator Excel bridge to PLM, Grid Customizations for easier dater interaction, Performance Analysis and Stress Test Tool and more.

Schrader Electronics Ltd., part of the engineering company, Tomkins PLC, is a leading manufacturer of Automotive and Industrial Electronics. Schrader Electronics is a market leader in the design and manufacture of Remote Tyre Pressure Monitoring (RTPMS) products and has leveraged their expertise in Sensing and Radio Frequency Technologies to introduce new innovative products like its new Fuel Level Sensor.

Deutsche Blisterunion is an association of blister pharmacies, regional operating blister centers and industrial companies providing blister packaging of drugs for the individual patient. Blister Packaging of medications includes the reading, packaging and distribution of pharmaceuticals which reduces dosage and medication errors and provides time savings and other conveniences for consumers, hospitals, retirement homes and other institutions.

Learn how Deutsche Blisterunion eliminates paper and automates product release process with Aras PLM and the Aras Innovator Signature Connector.

With Aras Innovator as a solution we save a lot of time. And filing paper documents manually is also a thing of the past. That's an enormous advantage, because the undersigned protocols have to be filed for ten years.
Deutsche Blisterunion

Esterline (NYSE: ESL) is a global Aerospace and Defense company with $1.2 billion in annual revenues and over 10,000 employees around the world. The company's strategy focuses on high-end industrial markets with growth driven through the acquisition of niche technology leaders. BVR Technologies Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Esterline and an emerging leader in advanced motion control and avionics products for aerospace, medical, and industrial automation applications.

See the Esterline presentation from the Aras Community Network event about business challenges and enterprise PLM implementation journey at this specialty aerospace provider, and hear how the company managed the transformation process of moving from paper to Aras Innovator and where they are headed next.

ACCO Brands (NYSE: ABD) is one of the world's largest suppliers of branded office products with close to $2 billion in annual revenues. World-class brands include Swingline, Kensington, Wilson Jones, Quartet, and Rexel with products marketed in over 100 countries worldwide. The company has achieved market leading growth by consistently beating the competition in the areas of new product innovation and time to market.

Learn about ACCO's strategic approach to new product development and introduction that incorporates processes, people, and outsourced manufacturing partners, and how the company is expanding global growth using the Aras solution for enterprise PLM.

Faster time to market, greater innovation, and superior product quality are absolutely critical to us, and Aras Innovator and Microsoft are delivering those benefits.
Global Director, Performance Excellence
ACCO Brands

Dedicated Computing manufactures and integrates embedded, single-purpose computer systems and high level assemblies for OEM's and ISV's. Dedicated Computing works with companies in the medical, industrial, security, oil & gas and military sectors to find creative solutions to complex challenges.

Structural Concepts Corporation is a US-based company with over 30 years of expertise designing and building innovative temperature controlled display cases. Structural's market is highly competitive, and its customers are large companies with stringent demands where 80% of Structural Concepts' orders require customer-specific custom engineered product requirements.

With a motto of "One Part Passion, Two Parts Science", Structural is obsessive about presenting food and products in a manner that is irresistible to its client's customers. The company is equally passionate about applying progressive business strategies combined with new technology to deliver innovation in all aspects of the customer experience.

Learn how Structural achieved enterprise PLM success with Aras Innovator by managing new product development and introduction with customer requirements.

The growth in our business is a direct result of our innovation and focus on quality. The Aras solution provides us with the ability to further accelerate the pace of our innovation and the visibility we need to target areas for continuous improvement.
President and COO
Structural Concepts Corporation

Spartan Motors is a leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of custom chassis and vehicles for the emergency-rescue, recreational vehicle and specialty vehicle markets. The company maintains a customer-centric methodology that fosters innovation, speed and agility, and a commitment to Lean continuous process improvement and Green business practices in the production of custom firefighting and military armored vehicles, Utilimaster delivery vans for UPS and FedEx, and custom chassis for class A motorhomes.

Learn how Spartan implemented Aras and standardized processes, and improved quality, productivity and response time, while managing more than 300,000 parts, 1.8 million BOM lines and 500 ECOs a month

We've already done some pretty cool things with Aras PLM that have delivered results to our bottom line, and there are a lot more opportunities to add value with Aras.
Project Manager
Enterprise Systems
Spartan Motors

Korea KOSO, an overseas location of the Japanese Nihon KOSO Company, is a manufacturer of globe valves, ball valves, butterfly valves, max-flow valves, para-seal valves and other valve technologies.

Ubidyne GmbH is the global leader in digital antenna embedded radio technology for wireless communications. Ubidyne's standards-agnostic micro-radio technology is integrated with wireless antennas and revolutionizes the economics of mobile communications.

Learn how Ubidyne is using Aras to accelerate product development, simplify product management and increase product quality.

We selected Aras because of the comprehensive PLM functionality in the solution combined with the innovative enterprise open source business model which eliminated the up-front license expenses required by the other PLM system providers.
Director of System Testing

Freudenberg-NOK is a $1 billion tier one automotive supplier and provider of industrial products that is part of the $7 billion Freudenberg group of global companies. A recognized leader for Lean approaches with an emphasis on Six Sigma quality and continuous improvement Freudenberg-NOK embraces innovative business approaches throughout all aspects of the company.

Learn how the company has used the Aras Innovator solution for Advanced Product Quality Planning [APQP] compliance and Lean product development to achieve new product launch success with flawless launch scorecard KPI metrics for customer satisfaction, quality, plant readiness, and profitability.

Aras gives our management team a solution that will be both cost-effective and able to quickly adapt to any future changes in business requirements.
Corporate Commodity Manager

The U.S. Army Watervliet Arsenal, WVA, is an integral component of the U.S. Army's Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM), a major command of the Army Materiel Command (AMC). The Arsenal is a billion-dollar manufacturing complex and has long been known as America's "Cannon Factory" and is a critical source of today's high tech, high powered weaponry.

WVA is certified to ISO9000 and CP2, the Army's Contractor Performance Certification Program, and is the U.S. Army's primary gun tube maker with products including cannons for the Army's main battlefield tank, the M1A1 Abrams, as well as precision components for artillery cannons, battleship guns, marine drives, and rocket motors.

MEGA Brands Inc. (MON TOR: MB.TO), formerly known as MEGA Bloks, is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec and is a leader in high quality, fun and educational construction toys that inspire children and parents to play together. With over $733M in annual revenues MEGA Brands is one the fastest-growing toy brands in the world and is continually extending into new lines of business with innovative new products.

MEGA Brands develops new products with superior quality within stringent cost targets, and to support continued growth the company improved global coordination and visibility throughout the New Product Development & Introduction (NPDI) process with a specific emphasis on quality using Aras Innovator.

Aras enables us to manage our product development and introduction processes for supply chain readiness.
Vice President of Product Development
MEGA Brands

GSI is the world's largest manufacturer of galvanized steel storage bins offering over 1,000 models in flat bottom and hopper bottom styles. GSI also manufactures many types of grain drying systems including portable, stacked, tower and process dryers featuring the most technologically advanced, and user-friendly, control systems in the industry. In addition, GSI offers a full line of material handling equipment including augers, bin sweeps, bucket elevators, conveyors, distributors, chain loop systems, and grain spreaders

Fox Electronics is a supplier of the industry's largest range of frequency control products, including quartz crystals, temperature controlled and voltage controlled crystal oscillators (TCXOs and VCXOs ), clock oscillators, and monolithic crystal filters, OCXOs and the new XpressO XOs.

Learn how Fox is leveraging Aras Enterprise-wide, for New Product Concept and Development through Quality Management and International Distribution.

Some of our larger customers require that we use certain suppliers. Aras Innovator enables us to specify the suppliers that are approved for use and limit purchases with certainty to only those vendors.
Fox Electronics

Kawasaki Heavy Industries is a multi-national corporation with more than fifty holdings (manufacturing plants, distributions centers, and marketing and sales headquarters) in most major cities around the world. Business interests include environmental control and energy plant engineering, machinery and robotics, ship building and marine engineering, power plant engineering and steel structures, rolling stock, aerospace, and ATVs, motorcycles, Side x Side vehicles and personal watercraft.

Dow Chemical provides specialty chemicals and delivers products and solutions to sectors such as electronics, water, energy, and coatings.

Aero Design & Manufacturing, Inc., a division of PRV Aerospace, supplies the aerospace & defense industry with precision machining, assembly, end unit testing, certified maintenance, repair & overhaul for systems and equipment. Located in the US and Mexico, Aero Design & Manufacturing uses best practice processes, resources and technology to operate as a vertically integrated supply chain for customers.

Aeronamic is a leader in high-tech innovation in the aerospace industry, supplying systems, assemblies and parts for commercial & military aircraft and spin-stabilized satellites. Centered in The Netherlands, Aeronamic is a member of the Green Systems for Aircraft Foundation (GSAF), and is working to develop the next generation electronic architecture of future green aircraft.

Aitech Defense Systems is a provider of rugged military and commercial embedded computing solutions with a reputation of taking on high-profile projects with the defense industry and space programs. Custom systems are delivered by combining specialized software and COTS components for the most demanding and extreme conditions.

ANCA Motion designs and manufactures custom control systems used in world class machines for a wide range of applications from complex 5 axes machine tools to 2 axes profile cutters and single axis stand-alone equipment. ANCA Motion has gained a distinctive advantage in the industry by not only possessing expertise in CNC technology but also leadership in machine design and construction.

ATI Stellram is a metalcutting and metal finishing technology leader whose products include indexable and solid carbide cutting tool systems, specialty abrasives, carbide burs and routers and thread cutting and thread rolling technology supporting the Defense, Aerospace, Power Generation, Oil and Gas, Medical, Transportation and Construction and Mining market segments.

Auditdata focuses on the development of software applications for the health sector - modules for programming digital hearing instruments and technical and administrative software systems covering all functions in a hearing clinic. They offer audiology solutions for audiometer, real ear measurement, speech mapping, hearing instrument testing and office management.

Australian Department of Defence, a federal agency of the Australian Government, promotes the security of Australia and to defend its people and national interests. Together with the Australian Defence Force, they form the Australian Defence Organisation, responsible for efficiently and effectively carrying out the Government's defence policy.

Aveillant offers Holographic Radar™ Solutions, which are primarily for Air Traffic Control (ATC) around wind farms. Aveillant’s Holographic Radar™ clearly distinguishes between the wind turbines and the aircraft and feeds only the aircraft positional information without the turbine clutter to the airport radar. The controllers will then have a consistent and accurate view of the aircraft the entire time it is over the wind farm.

B&B Italia is an Italian designer of modern furniture whose stylish pieces are sold globally. Spanning from luxury couches, chairs, beds, tables and office furniture, B&B Italia is available at more than 750 points of sale worldwide including 7 flagships showrooms, 20 monobrand stores and over 70 Shop-in-Shops in the world's leading cities.

Baltur is an Italian business that designs and produces high performance boilers and burners with advanced technology. Baltur takes pride in transforming the requests of the market into innovative new products and environmentally friendly systems.

CAE is a global leader in modeling, simulation and training for civil aviation and defense. The company employs approximately 8,000 people at more than 100 sites and training locations in approximately 30 countries. The company offers civil aviation, military, and helicopter training services in more than 50 locations worldwide and trains approximately 100,000 crewmembers yearly.

Cando is a global high tech electronics supplier of multi-touch panels with optical communication coater components, ITO glass and color filter technologies for mobile smartphones, tablet computing, touch notebooks and other touch-oriented products.

CarnaudMetalbox Engineering is the global leader in the design, development, and manufacture of can industrial equipment for making and seaming. Serving international customers in a variety of industries, CarnaudMetalbox Engineering is recognized for high reliability, precision machinery systems for continuously operating environments.

Cofely, part of GDF SUEZ Energy Services, the European market leader in environmental solutions and sustainable energy, provides clients with state-of-the-art, innovative energy-saving solutions for Asset Efficiency, Energy Efficiency and Human Comfort including industrial environmental control, data center cooling and other efficient energy applications.

Cofely Refrigeration GmbH, a daughter company of Cofely Deutschland and a part of GDF Suez Energy Services, is one of the leading German suppliers of reliable refrigeration products and services. Cofely Refrigeration specializes in all aspects of economical and energy-efficient industrial refrigeration installations including project planning, production, operation and support.

Compal is a global electronics leader in the manufacture and supply of notebook PCs and LCD products along with components, panels and net connectivity for communication, digital media, mobile devices and automotive electronics. Compal has constructed an efficient global operations system with sites around the world placing it on the Forbes Global 2000 List and Fortune's International 500 List.

Consilium develops high-quality products and systems for safety, navigation and automation. Their products protect people, the environment and material values. Products range from solutions for fire and gas detection and oil and gas pipeline leak detection to fire-extinguishing and emergency shut-down systems and control systems instrumentation for tank farms and terminals.

CPAC Systems develops and manufactures safety-critical electronic control systems for automobiles and marine vessels from full electronic architectures and safety-critical control systems to key differentiating features for maneuverability such as joystick docking, full steer-by-wire including throttle and shift/gear, fully integrated driver interface and digital anchoring.

CrossControl, an Actuant company, supports industrial vehicle manufacturers with solutions for human-machine interactions, vehicle control, and fleet management. CrossControl products include display computers, main controllers, I/O controllers and devices and infrastructure components for the vehicles of the future.

Curti is widely recognized for manufacturing precision components for the Aerospace and Defense industries, and for the high quality in the special welding of alloys and titanium. The company is also a leading international provider of cable processing and product packaging, as well as, services for the manufacture and assembly of industrial machinery for clients worldwide.

Denver Global Products manufactures outdoor power products designed for safety, functionality and ease-of-use. They operate as an online distributor of power equipment and industrial tools such as chainsaws and generators.

D&K Engineering is an international contract services company providing world class R&D, engineering and manufacturing as a trusted partner for companies of all sizes ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to start-ups. D&K Engineering has deep expertise in a range of fields including medical & life sciences, military & government, commercial, consumer, industrial and kiosks sectors.

Dongfeng Precision Casting Company (DFIC), a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor Company of China, is a provider of precision cast parts including hinges, pipe fittings, roulette, yokes, and brackets for the automotive, industrial and heavy duty industries.

Dongfeng-Fuji-Thomson Thermostat (DFT) is a joint venture of Dongfeng Motor Company of China, Standard-Thomson Corporation of America, and Fuji Bellows of Japan. DFT produces automotive thermostats, radiator caps, thermo-switches, and thermoelements.

EDAG Inc. the American branch of EDAG GmbH, one of the world's largest independent engineering partners, offers advanced solutions to companies across the automotive industry. EDAG delivers innovations for the development of vehicles and the factory production designs of the future.

ESPOWER Electronics is an innovative leader in the manufacture of inverter molecules for PC notebooks and mobile computing specializing in the production of DC/AC Inverters, DC/DC Converters, LIPS, power panels and LED Lighting Power Modules.

Euro-Pro is a pioneer in innovative cleaning solutions and small household appliances with the goal of giving today's busy consumer better and more efficient products that fit their lifestyle. Euro-Pro also markets products under the Shark®, Bravetti®, Ninja® and Euro-Pro® brand names.

EverFocus Electronics is a global high tech provider of CCTV cameras, integrated DVR systems, access control systems and other CCTV and access control peripherals with customers worldwide.

Image Sensing Systems develops and markets video image processing products for use in advanced traffic management systems and for traffic data collection.

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) is an aerospace, technology, and security company driven to meet the quickly evolving needs of military, government, and commercial customers around the world. Exelis is a leader in Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) products and systems and information & technical services.

Marinette Marine Corporation is part of the Fincantieri Marine Group, a subsidiary of Fincantieri, and is an internationally recognized provider of defense vessels to the US Navy and Coast Guard, as well as, commercial vessels including High Speed Catamaran Ferries, Seismographic Research Vessels and Fisheries Survey Vessels with some of the most advanced technologies in the world.

FlexLink, part of the Coesia group, specializes in conveyor belt and handling solutions for a diverse group of industries around the world. Additional FlexLink products include software controllers, laser marking equipment, and PCB handling equipment.

Forum Energy Technologies (FET) provides mission-critical products and services to the drilling, production and infrastructure segments of the global energy industry. FET's products span from drilling technologies and subsea systems to well construction and valve solutions that are designed to solve the most complex challenges from the refinery to the sea floor.

Woodward integrates leading-edge technologies into fuel, combustion, fluid, actuation, and electronic control systems for the aerospace and energy markets. Woodward Duarte offers innovative flight management systems, electrical power management, mechanical actuation systems and airborne platform computing systems.

GHENOVA Ingeniería offers consulting and multidisciplinary engineering services to the naval marine, aviation, industrial and civil and industrial engineering industries. One of the most prestigious and experienced Spanish engineering consulting firms, GHENOVA offers comprehensive consulting services for the development and management of complex projects.

Giesecke & Devrient is a worldwide leader and innovator in banknote production and processing solutions, security document and identification systems supplying commercials banks, network operators, business enterprises, and public transportation companies with integrated hardware, software and services for mobile security applications.

GIZMO International Company is a leader in the manufacture of plastic parts assemblies for the vehicle and transportation industries in Asia. GIZMO also offers material re-engineering, CAD design, computer modeling and mold engineering.

GP Industries, of Gold Peak Industries, is an integrated manufacturer of electronics, batteries, personal hygiene and health care products. The company supplies an extensive array of energy management technologies and battery products to original equipment manufacturers and consumer retail markets worldwide.

GeniuS Electronic Optical (GSEO) develops and supplies lens solutions for use in high volume mobile consumer electronics, notebook PCs and automotive applications. GSEO is a technology leader, producing lens for mobile devices and other computer systems that deliver DSC-like performance.

Hi-P International is a global contract manufacturer with 10 locations around the world supplying electro-mechanical modules to the telecommunications, consumer electronics and computing industries Turnkey contract manufacturing is complemented by industrial design and product design services.

Hitachi Chemical Group, a subsidiary of Hitachi, specializes in the manufacturing of plastic interior & exterior automotive parts, semiconductor materials, carbon & ceramic products, electrical insulating materials, display & touch enabling materials, photovoltaic materials and functional films.

Hitachi Metals, a subsidiary of Hitachi, services the automobile, electronics, and industrial infrastructure industries. Hitachi Metals specializes in the productions of high-grade metal products and materials, electronics devices and high-grade functional components and equipment.

Hitachi, Ltd. / Power Systems Company is a global provider of high-efficiency, high-reliability equipment for nuclear, solar and wind power generation, as well as for power transmission and distribution worldwide.

Honda of the UK Manufacturing Ltd. (HUM) is a fully integrated vehicle manufacturing facility where the entirety of the car is produced from casting, engine assembly and pressing through to welding, painting and final assembly creating innovative products including the Jazz, CR-V and the all new Civic specifically designed for the European market.

Humax, publicly traded on the Korean stock exchange, is a global consumer electronics leader in digital set-top box market, digital TVs and home media servers with products sold in more than 90 countries worldwide.

Hydrocontrol is an Italian manufacturer of innovative hydraulic valve components including section valves, proportional valves, flow sharing valves, monoblock valves, selector valves and hydraulic remote control systems. With subsidiaries in Europe, America, China and India, Hydrocontrol serves the global marketplace.

iJet Onboard is the developer of the aerospace sector's first open and secure Platform as a Service (PaaS) to host third-party applications that provide data and systems management capabilities which enable the industry to extract and distribute aircraft intelligence both in the air and on the ground.

Kalas Manufacturing provides a wide range of copper wire and cable solutions from raw copper wire and cable to precision engineered, high performance cables. Kalas operates across four plants and serves a global customer base.

Kamstrup, owned by the Danish oil company Olieselskabet Danmark, is a high-technology company and world leading manufacturer of system solutions for smart energy and water metering. With more than 800 employees globally, Kamstrup has a strong international presence and serves customers worldwide.

Kawasumi Laboratories is in the blood purifying sector of the medical/pharmaceutical industries with products that include artificial kidneys & lungs, diagnosis and therapy catheters, blood collection and transfusion equipment and solution administration equipment.

Kinnerton Confectionary is Britain's largest manufacturer of chocolate and novelty confectionary. Over the past 30 years, Kinnerton has produced high quality bespoke and private label confectionary for leading retailers and famous brands in Britain, and turned over 200 licensed characters into delectable treats.

KLÖCKNER DESMA Schuhmaschinen is the leading supplier of precision machinery and molds for direct soling and unit sole processes and supplies robotics and automation solutions to footwear & shoe manufacturers worldwide.

Kolcraft Enterprises is the leading crib mattress manufacturer and stroller supplier in America. Kolcraft makes a variety of children's products including playards, high chairs, walkers, bassinets, bouncers, swings and furniture.

Laird Technologies is a global market leader in the manufacture of customized, performance-critical products for wireless applications and other advanced electronics. Products include EMI shielding, thermal management products, mechanical actuation systems, signal integrity components and wireless antenna solutions, as well as, radio frequency (RF) modules and systems.

LICO Technology is a multinational company specializing in the manufacture of highly innovative lithium-ion batteries for portable devices, stationary storage systems (ESS) and electric vehicles (EV).

Malvern Technologies is a global leader in materials and biophysical characterization providing analytical instruments used for a variety of purposes ranging from particle, protein and macromolecule characterization to rheological properties measurement and process optimization.

Mayo Clinic, a nonprofit organization, is a global leader in medical care, research, and education. At Mayo Clinic, more than 55,000 doctors of every specialty, nurses, scientists, students, and allied health staff work together to care for patients.

Macroblock is a mixed-signal IC company with a special focus on power management and opto-electronic applications. Macroblock is a leading global provider of LED drivers and was ranked third in the LED driver market in 2010 by IMS Research.

Microsaic Systems is a high tech company developing next generation mass spectrometry (MS) instruments for the analysis of solid, liquid and gaseous samples. Microsaic Systems is listed on London's AIM Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MSYS.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, a core member of the Mitsubishi Group, focuses on the engineering, manufacture and marketing of ships, environmental improvement equipment, industrial machinery, space systems, aircraft, air-conditioners and nearly 700 other different kinds of products.

MPI Corporation is the world leader in both semi-conductor wafer-level probing technology and LED testing related equipment. MPI's micro-contact measurement technology is widely used across the global microelectronics industry.

Mühlenberg Interiors, a subsidiary of the Diehl Group, is a leading provider of cabin interiors for aircraft and trains. Mühlenberg produces aircraft and freighter galleys, courier modules, corporate business jet galleys and interiors, video control centers, stowage lockers and train interiors.

Newstar Rosenboom, a joint venture between the American hydraulic cylinder manufacturer Rosenboom Machine & Tool and the Chinese company Yantai Newstar Aero Hydraulics, produces hydraulic cylinder and valve components for aerospace firms.

NOK is the longest established oil seal manufacturer in Japan with advanced seal technology products for automotive, industrial equipment, electronics, nuclear power and others industries. NOK's products include oil & mechanical seals, vibration & acoustic isolation components, synthetic chemicals and electronics.

North Sea Electronics has extensive experience in the development and operation of subsea vehicles and detailed knowledge about electronics and microcontrollers for high-tech projects onshore, offshore and subsea. North Sea Electronics provide all services needed to bring an idea related to electronics design for subsea environments to reality as a product or system including circuit design, layout, assembly and prototype testing with volume production carried out at leading contract manufacturers.

NorthStar is an innovative, international leader in designing, manufacturing, and deploying a diverse range of batteries and site solutions. NorthStar's lead-acid batteries are used in telecom power systems, uninterruptible power supplies and engine start applications in more than 120 countries worldwide.

NSK Americas, a division of NSK, is a global supplier of automotive power steering systems, manual steering columns, joints & shafts, vehicle components, roller bearings, ball bearings, linear motion guides, actuators, Cartesian robots and direct-drive motors.

Nuances Technologies is a global electronics provider of communications technologies and controls. Nuances Technologies is focused on providing innovative and secure solutions for Internet environments and cellular telecommunications.

NuStar Technologies Pte Ltd designs, manufactures and services subsea and surface production and processing equipment for the oil and gas industry.

Oxford Instruments is a global high tech manufacturer producing tools and systems for Nanotechnology Tools, Industrial Products and Service including coating thickness measurement, cryogenic systems, electron spectroscopy, nanomanipulation & nanofabrication, superconducting magnets and plasma & ion beams.

PCC Structurals is a global leader in superalloy, aluminum, and titanium investment casting components to in jet aircraft engines, airframes, industrial gas turbine engines, medical prosthesis, military armaments and other industrial markets.

Performance Designed Products is a high tech electronics leader in designing and manufacturing accessories for all of the major video game platforms. PDP has been supplying video game peripherals for over a decade and distributes them under a variety of name brands.

Petroleum Geo-Services assists oil companies in finding offshore oil and gas reserves worldwide. With a presence in over 25 countries, PGS provides a wide range of products including electromagnetic and seismic services, data acquisition, processing, reservoir analysis, reservoir interpretation and multi -client library data.

Pricer is a Sweden-based company engaged in the provision of information technology (IT) solutions consisting of electronic price and information systems, known as Electronic Shelf Label (ESL) solutions. They provide solutions and tools for real time pricing and communication to the retail industry.

Sandia National Laboratories is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center operated by Sandia Corporation, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin. Sandia is a leading engineering and science laboratory for national security and technology innovation that helps resolve the most challenging security issues.

Silicom is a global electronics firm, Listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SILC, providing innovative, state-of-the-art connectivity and networking solutions including high-end multi-port networking, bypass, encryption and redirector adapters.

Abengoa (MCE: ABG) researches innovative sustainability technology solutions in the environment and energy sectors implementing them around the world to generate solar energy, produce biofuels, desalinate sea water and recycle industrial waste.

SL Power Electronics, a subsidiary of SL Industries, is a global high tech leader in mounted power conversion solutions for the medical, life sciences, healthcare and industrial sectors. SLPE has a global footprint offering in Europe, Asia, and the Americas.

Sonnax is a supplier of specialized drivetrain systems and products to the commercial and automotive vehicle industries and to industrial sectors utilizing drivetrain technology. Sonnax manufactures a wide range of components used to rebuild automatic transmissions, to remanufacture torque converters and to protect driveshafts and associated components from over-torque damage.

Spontech Spine Intelligence is a global life sciences company that provides innovative medical device implants, instruments and software. Through its research & collaborations with leading spine surgeons Spontech Spine delivers individual joint function for the human vertebral column.

Syracuse Research Corporation (SRC) is an independent, not-for-profit research and development organization. SRC plays a leadership role in providing solutions to programs of national significance through the innovative application of science, technology, and information. SRC solves next generation challenges for customers in the defense, environment, and intelligence communities.

SUB10 Systems is a British company that designs, develops, and sells Millimeter Wave (MMW) wireless Ethernet bridges to a variety of market sectors around the world.

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, of the Sumitomo Group, is a leading manufacturer of tires for passenger cars, construction vehicles, agricultural equipment, motorcycles and transportation systems along with golf and tennis sporting goods and industrial rubber products. Sumitomo Rubber Industries is formed by a group of companies which include Goodyear and Dunlop.

SVAB Hydraulik has extensive experience in hydraulics, control electronics and ergonomic design for industrial vehicles. The main focus is systems for maneuverability with next generation user-friendly, ergonomic controls for efficient operation of industrial vehicles and heavy duty equipment.

Syncmold Enterprise Group is a high tech mold manufacturing company with hinges and stylish casing systems for LCD TVs, monitors, home appliances, office machines, medical equipment and other commercial & consumer technologies.

Tecnodinamica designs and manufactures machines and plants for the production and processing of blocks of expanded polystyrene (EPS). Located in Italy the company has a long history of developing specialized industrial automation.

Tercel Oilfield manufactures drilling and well construction designed to solve real-world challenges for extreme conditions, reduce complexity and risks. Tercel's products and systems are focused on drill bit innovation, drilling enhancement and torque & drag solutions engineered to get to total depth.

Teva Pharmaceutical ranks among the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in the world producing an extensive range of specialty medicines, generic and over the counter products, active pharmaceutical ingredients and unique new therapeutic entities.

Textron Defense Systems, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, produces innovative air and ground-based smart weapons, directed energy weapons, ISR systems and protection systems which combine state-of-the-art hardware, software and systems integration for precision, power, and protection.

The Woodbridge Group provides urethane and bead foam technologies for the automotive and commercial vehicle industries worldwide. Beyond manufacturing, Woodbridge also offers services including chemical research & development, product & process engineering, tooling, technical support and accredited laboratory testing.

Tnuva is a major food conglomerate in Israel specializing in milk and dairy products and offering meats, pastries and desserts. Tnuva is a major player in the global food market, and accounts for 70% of Israel's dairy market.

Tohatsu Corporation, headquartered in Japan, is a global provider of outboard motors, pleasure boats, portable fire pumps, small fire trucks, pumps for construction, pumps for drainage and refrigerating units.

Tomexpo plans and builds large scale exhibition stands, multi-story booths, pavilions, and indoor / outdoor booths for global corporations, private companies and government organizations.

TPK Solutions Inc. designs, develops and manufactures transparent projected-capacitive touch technology solutions which include touch sensors, cover glasses, modules, displays and systems for electronics applications such as smart phones, tablet computers/e-books, notebook computers, point-of-sale systems/kiosks, gaming systems, and ATMs.

TRIA S.p.A. designs and manufactures rotary knives, granulators and grinding systems for the recovery of plastics scraps. TRIA supplies all sectors of plastics associated industries with standard and custom-made in-line and centralized systems.

TVH – Group Thermote & Vanhalst is active in the market of forklift trucks, aerial work platforms, agricultural tractors and industrial in-plant vehicles.

Univance Corporation, listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, is a global manufacturer of transportation machinery and equipment. Univance and its subsidiaries produce transmission systems for passenger and industrial vehicles, transfer units, speed reduction gears and other automotive parts.

University of Washington is a public research university with campuses in Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell. University of Washington is a top-ranking university, sometimes referred to as a “Public Ivy” with nearly 50,000 students and over 500 buildings on 20 million sq ft of space.

Wei-Chuan Food Corporation is a leading global food manufacturer of Chinese Cuisine including soy sauce, oyster sauces, canned pickles, frozen dumplings and wontons, as well as, other canned goods, condiments, drinks and frozen goods.