DEP was one of the three finalists in the “Supplier of the Year: Services Quality” category at the Qualitas Awards, held by FCA (FIAT Chrysler Automobiles). Now in its fifth year, the global awards event recognizes suppliers that have shown extraordinary commitment in key areas such as quality, innovation, and continuous improvement.
This is a recognition of the high quality CAE and Product Development services DEP has been providingconsistently
Purchasing leader Tom Finelli, Head of North America Group Purchasing, FCA US shared, "It is extremely important to us to celebrate the achievements of our suppliers. Their success is our success. Our goal is to cultivate a thriving, innovative supply base that shares our values and can grow alongside us" (PR Newswire 2015). DEP accomplished not only improvements in quality, but also leadership and diversity because of its CAE services.
DEP MeshWorks Multi-Disciplinary Optimization process meets design targets, lessens the weight of products, and lessens the cost to manufacture. Meshworks parametric models are able to generate multiple runnable analysis data sets – given a Design of Experiments (DOE) matrix. These models can be executed in a batch mode and can be integrated within automated work flows as well. MeshWorks Optimization also includes non parametric models, single disciplinary models, single and multi objective models, and a minimalist design approach. This approach of DEPs has provided significant value to several customers globally.