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DELMIA - Digital Manufacturing Capabilities

DELMIA Digital Manufacturing solutions drive manufacturing innovation and efficiency by digitally planning, simulating, and modeling global production processes.
DELMIA allows manufacturers to virtually experience their entire factory production from the impact of design to determining how to meet global demand. These simulation activities allow manufacturers to better address and shift processes so as to quickly respond to the competition, or to take advantage of new market opportunities.


Assessing the working conditions , ensuring compliance and verifying assembly across  multiple platforms

Ergonomics allows users to assess equipment design with intent to maximize productivity by reducing operator fatigue and discomfort, while helping to ensure compliance and verifying assembly across multiple platforms.  Using lifelike manikins, ergonomics specialists are empowered to evaluate ergonomics and human factors at all levels of virtual design, manufacturing, and maintainability.  Ergonomics specialists help to harness collective intelligence from product development stakeholders to verify and evaluate how a worker interacts with workplace design and products. Through the 3DEXPERIENCE® platform, ergonomics specialists are delivered a groundbreaking user experience in ergonomics.


Work Safety Engineer creates lifelike manikins and places them into 3D models.

Work Safety Engineer delivers the ability to create lifelike manikins with standard anthropometry. Manikins can be placed into a 3D model to evaluate human interaction with a product or workplace. Defi ning common tasks is simple using predefi ned actions such as picking up and placing objects, walking, operating a device or using a tool. The 3DEXPERIENCE® platform makes a wide range of manipulation and analysis tools accessible to all stakeholders.


Save costs by early integration of human factors in product or workplace design- 

Users can easily place a lifelike manikin in an immersive environment. Non-experts in ergonomics for product and workplace design can easily see how humans will perform in a manufacturing context. Product and workplace designers can perform ergonomics-related validation early in the design phase to avoid costly changes later.


Reduce risk of injury- 

Designers can avert injuries in the workplace through early identifi cation of potential ergonomics-related problems.


Capture and re-use ergonomic enterprise standards-

A customized manikin, including its attributes and skills, can be saved for use in future evaluation scenarios. This saves time and effort for downstream users while capturing company know-how.



Switch target populations without updating tasks-

A manikin from one population can be taught a series of motion postures. After the analysis for that manikin is complete, the user can easily switch to a manikin from a different population without needing to update the taught tasks.


Role Highlights-

• Groundbreaking 3DEXPERIENCE platform

• Task sequencing for multiple humans, robots and devices

• Simplifi ed teaching of common actions

• Time management from task level to motion elements

• Capture and re-use of basic skills or complex tasks

• Push, pull and carry analysis

• Lifting and lowering analysis

• Rapid upper limb assessment

• Manikin vision assessment

design, validate and document your processes 

Process Planning helps create and optimize build-to-order and lean production manufacturing systems. Manufacturing Engineers and Project Managers can accelerate new product and variant introduction planning, reduce product and resource physical prototypes with 4D simulation, and maximize space and resource utilization to increase factory performance and safety. Through the 3DEXPERIENCE® platform, a groundbreaking user experience in Process Planning is delivered. Process Planning helps users to simulate, validate and effectively plan essential manufacturing capabilities for all industries and resources.


Work Instruction Designer has powerful, easy-to-use features for faster, higher quality work instruction authoring.

Work Instruction Designer details and documents any process, from simple assembly prototyping to complex manufacturing. Textual instructions and 3D annotations can easily be created to describe a job and how to do it. Text can be complemented by other electronic documents and images. Best practices for process execution instructions can be captured and stored in a catalog for use by other authors. This allows enterprises to create and implement standards for the way their products are manufactured and assembled.

Better work instruction quality-

The collaborative environment gives access to configuration and lifecycle-managed product, process and resource data. Users work with the most up-to-date information as they create or update work instructions.


Configured work instructions that support complex product and process scenarios-

Configured work instructions provide support for product and process variants. This is essential across virtually all industries, providing users with the ability to document all product models and variants.


Reduced effort and better quality for work instruction authoring-

A single-source toolset is provided to give users access to relevant data in 3D. They can author text, copy work instructions from a catalog, capture images, attach documents and publish work instructions in an HTML format. The collaborative environment provides access to configuration and lifecyclemanaged product, process and resource data.

Collaboration in 3D- 

Authors can exchange information with product designers and manufacturing planners on a real-time basis, to ensure that work instructions are properly refl ected in the manufacturing process plan.


Creation of 3D dress-up-

Users can defi ne 3D format work instructions for operations. In captured views, they have the capability to set annotations, measurements, and cut sections on the manufactured parts and resources, in order to document the work instructions in 3D.

Role Highlights

• Groundbreaking 3DEXPERIENCE® platform

• Create detailed operations with work instructions

• Enrich instructions with documents

• Author work instructions based on a confi gured engineering and manufacturing dataset

• Manage standard work instructions in catalogs

• Author work instructions exactly how the worker needs to see it

• Create 3D dress-up on manufactured parts and resources

• Consume engineering and manufacturing requirements in the work instruction


Industrial Engineer delivers the ability to define and validate the behavior of a station, line or complete plant.

Industrial Engineer, based on the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform, allows systems to be visualized in 3D as they are being designed. The performance of production systems can be assessed and fine-tuned while feasibility and performance studies are conducted. Bottlenecks are identified early in the planning process which helps to maximize production rates by implementing alternate routing.

Material and resources flow design in a realistic 3D environment-

Engineers can design factory layouts by defining, simulating and analyzing multiple production scenarios in a realistic 3D environment. They can do this with or without the availability of planning data.


Easily generate process flow simulations with or without planning data-

When process planning data is available, engineers can import it. Industrial Engineer includes a newly developed command that can automatically create a product flow experience from process planning data. Engineers can view their data in a realistic environment and modify and refi ne product fl ows for maximum resource utilization.


Early recognition and elimination of bottlenecks-

Engineers are provided an early view of product fl ows that makes it easier to make adjustments and optimize process performance with alternate product routings. Interactive what-if scenarios help identify potential bottlenecks.

Role Highlights-

• Groundbreaking 3D EXPERIENCE platform

• Modeling and simulation at multiple levels of detail

• Speedy process evaluation

• Faster behavior definition

• Position resources and design material flows

• Natively integrate robot and NC machine programs and human tasks into the model



Robotics enables robot programmers to simulate and validate robot tasks. 
Programmers are able to perform reachability studies, interlock analysis and offline robot teaching to deliver optimized robotics programs to the shop floor. Robot programmers can also create, simulate and validate robots in the context of all manufacturing environments. Robotics will enable workcells to be planned with accuracy to design and optimize with greater efficiency. Through the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform, robot programmers are delivered a groundbreaking user experience in robotics.



Machining helps NC programmers to plan, detail, simulate and optimize their machining activities. Through tight integration of machine simulation with toolpath definition, NC programmers can identify and solve problems at earlier stages of the NC programming level.  They can save time and optimize processes by linking engineering and manufacturing knowledge in the context of the machine simulation to increase machining quality and performance, reduce scrap and rework and shorten the full manufacturing process. Through the 3D EXPERIENCE platform, NC programmers are delivered a groundbreaking user experience in machining.


Innovative construction practices reduce costs and increase on-time completion DELMIA’s Virtual Construction 4D Simulation solution for the Energy, Process & Utilities Industry allows you to introduce construction innovation at an affordable cost through a collaborative capital project environment which optimizes resource usage and scheduling.

DELMIA’s Energy, Process & Utilities Virtual Construction 4D Simulation solution allows you to plan virtual construction activities based on a 3D plant model, with construction best practices as a way of reducing costs, meeting project schedules and maximizing the effectiveness of valuable resources. Construction Project Managers can support a “fast track” project environment that leverages best practices to improve the utilization of valuable resources. This includes defining methodologies for public hearings and acceptance and concurrent development of project health, safety and environmental aspects.

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