Press release - June 5, 2019
CONTACT Software strengthens partner network in China
CONTACT Software and Shangdong Xuanji Industrial Automation enter into a strategic partnership. Their goal is to provide China's industry with smart solutions for digital value creation in product development, production and services.
Shangdong Xuanji Industrial Automation Co. Ltd., founded in 2016 and based in Jinan's Qilu Software Park, develops manufacturing solutions for the intelligent factory. More than 100 specialists from the fields of system design, modeling, simulation and project management work for the company.
Their know-how is a gain for the CONTACT Global Ecosystem, emphasizes Michael S. Murgai, Head of International Sales & Partner Management. China's transformation into a high-tech nation requires the manufacturing industry to set up its R&D processes more efficiently. "Together with Xuanji, we can provide powerful support in sectors such as automotive, mechanical engineering and plant construction," says the CONTACT manager (photo: right).
Xuanji mainly employs academics with several years of professional experience in research, the IT sector or state-owned corporations. They are excellently networked and collaborate in customer projects with renowned partners such as China Unicom, the Robot Research Center or the School of Control Science and Engineering at Shandong University.
"The cooperation with CONTACT complements our offering for Industry 4.0 with state-of-the-art applications that make the development of smart products easier, better and faster," says Nie Qiang, CEO of Xuanji (photo: second from right). "With the capabilities of the CONTACT Elements platform, we are excellently positioned in a dynamically growing market".