Overcoming Aerospace Supply Chain Product Development Challenges

On-Demand Webinar

Overcoming Aerospace Supply Chain Product Development Challenges

Aerospace suppliers globally are dealing with product development challenges unlike anything they have seen before, including increasing cost pressures from OEMs, decreasing project timelines, and demanding industry regulations.

In this webinar you will learn how you can be better equipped to:

  • create and reference a digital twin of your product
  • optimize your design to meet customer requirements
  • validate designs using virtual prototypes

A variety of pressures are driving change in aerospace and defense supply chains, including:

  • Less Funding, More Competition: Funding for programs has continued to decline, resulting in fewer and smaller programs being awarded for development. To win business, contractors must bid more aggressively and commit to overly aggressive schedules or uncertain program requirements. This rolls down into the supply chain of Tier 2 and Tier 3 suppliers. Profitability is easily undercut by overspending, late delivery charges, or regulatory compliance penalties.
  • Increasing Complexity: More than a decade ago, Tier 2 and 3 suppliers almost exclusively got contracts for parts. But today, OEMs are outsourcing big critical systems to prime and Tier 1 contractors. A good chunk of that complexity is making its way down to Tier 2 and 3 suppliers. These contracts demand a broader range of engineering skills sets (mechanical, electrical, electronic, systems) and more process complexity.
  • More Regulatory Compliance: There is an increasing amount of regulations to which suppliers must comply. Not only do they have to design and make parts, assemblies, and systems that comply, but they have to prove they comply with documentation. This responsibility has teeth. Fail and the company is hit with costly penalties. Smaller companies often do not have a range of specialists that know such regulations, so they are at more risk than larger companies.

How would you rate this content?

Complete the form below to download.

Full Form (With Industry)

Gates eBooks from being downloaded until it is filled out.
  • 初めての登録ですか? 情報提供に関するメールをお送りいたします。メールの内容にご同意いただくことで。シーメンスからの追加情報を入手できるようになります。 注記:私の連絡先情報を提供することによって、 私はSiemens Digital Industries Softwareとその関連会社が、その製品とサービスについてEメール、電話、および郵便で連絡することを許可します。 当社のプライバシーポリシーをご覧になり、プリファレンスをご登録ください。
  • このフィールドは入力チェック用です。変更しないでください。

Free 3D Design Software

Solid Edgeの無償評価

Solid Edge無償評価版にすぐにアクセスして、ご自分でお試しください。

スタートアップ企業を支援する無償のソフトウェア

事業の立ち上げから3年以内のスタートアップ企業であれば、Solid Edgeを無償でご利用いただけます。 申込金は不要です。