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Tecnodinamica of Italy Implements Aras Enterprise PLM Backbone

Aras Advanced Enterprise Change Management and Integrated SolidWorks CAD File Management Provide Strategic Advantage for Leading Plant and Machinery Manufacturer

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – October 23, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that Tecnodinamica S.r.l., a leading manufacturer of machines and plants for expanded polystyrene (EPS) processing, headquartered in Farra di Soligo, Italy, has implemented Aras as its corporate PLM backbone. The Tecnodinamica implementation includes enterprise change management and ECAD / MCAD file management integrated with SolidWorks and IGE-XAO. Integrations and implementation were managed by Aras Certified Gold Partner, Focus PLM.

Tecnodinamica designs and manufactures complete plants and machinery for EPS processing. The company has a deep and rich history of achievement in industrial automation, materials research and continuous technological innovation. Tecnodinamica applies this expertise to provide its customers with manufacturing solutions and personalized service that meets their needs in an appropriate and timely manner. For more information, please visit

Aras enterprise change management automates the change notification process and enables sharing of engineering drawings and documents throughout the organization in easy to view, standard formats such as PDF and 3DXML. With Aras, users in manufacturing, purchasing, customer support and other departments can easily view and share engineering designs, schematics and more.

“As a creator and producer of entire manufacturing facilities as well as machines, Tecnodinamica manages a massive amount of design, industrial, quality and compliance requirements, as well as a highly complex extended supply chain. Aras ensures that everyone has access to the information they need, when they need it, and that changes are documented and communicated quickly and efficiently, reducing scrap and rework, and improving quality and profitability,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras.

About Aras
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Freudenberg, GE, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Textron and TEVA Pharmaceuticals. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass For additional information visit or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm