As demand increases, established and startup automotive manufacturers need to quickly ramp-up EV production and reduce manufacturing costs to take advantage. EV manufacturing, however, presents unique challenges to automotive companies. By leveraging comprehensive digital twins of the product and production lines, manufacturers can design and validate assembly processes and entire facilities virtually, improving quality and accelerating production ramp.
Creating a digital twin of the product and the production can solve the challenges of EV manufacturing by blurring the boundaries between design and manufacturing, merging the physical and digital worlds.
Digitalization has become a necessity in order to support the rapid pace of innovation and the complexity in today’s automotive market, including electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing.
A comprehensive digital twin enables you to plan and implement manufacturing processes for new lightweight designs and modular vehicle platforms while reducing the costs of battery production and coordinating across your deep supplier ecosystems.
Automobile development is facing multiple challenges arising out of electrification, regulation and evolving customer preferences. OEMs and suppliers have to develop new products in lesser time and at lesser cost. Siemens and DDS enable innovation processes to support rapid development of new products.
With proven solutions for advanced composite part development, we help you gain a better understanding of the impact of design choices on cost and schedule. Using a highly concurrent engineering process, you can perform design, simulation, test and verification of composite products embedded within your CAD and PLM applications.
Wire harness manufacturers are heavily impacted by new automotive technology trends. The increase in E/E features places more emphasis on the wire harness that powers and interconnects the various systems in today's vehicles. Increasing demand for more electrical content in vehicles is translating to a growing wire harness manufacturing industry. Siemens' solutions can enable them to become true digital enterprises.
SISW offers an integrated, multi-scale, and multi-physics electric motor modeling and testing platform together with engineering and consulting services to support the development of reliable and energy-efficient electric machines. Our solutions also enable the designer to consider the effects of power electronic component losses, control strategy, coupled EMAG-CFD based thermal management, and the noise, vibration, and harshness analysis of e-motors.
SISW offers battery modeling and simulation solutions together with engineering and consulting services to accelerate the design and engineering of batteries by virtually exploring design variants and assessing multi-level performance. Our solutions range from system simulation to 3D and CFD simulation, covering the wide scope of engineering domains required for battery systems design. Engineers can easily model various cell chemistry and battery pack designs and evaluate the overall performance in a vehicle context. Our battery modeling and simulation solutions also enable us to consider battery charging and thermal management aspects and investigate the best possible control strategies for optimal performance.
Siemens Digital Industries Software simulation and testing solutions enable engineers to address power electronics design, system integration, and reliability challenges with accurate electro-thermal simulations, failure diagnostics, and lifetime testing. Our unique integrated simulation and testing workflow, together with engineering, delivers more robust designs, with consideration for new topologies, cost, size, weight, the efficiency of power modules.