Customer Stories

Gates Underwater Products Uses OpenBOM To Connects Design Engineers, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Teams Together

Gates Underwater Products Uses OpenBOM To Connects Design Engineers, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Teams Together San Diego California-based Gates Underwater Products has been a pioneer in underwater cinematography for over 50 years! They continue that tradition today delivering reliability and innovation their customers have come to expect. President John Ellerbrock attributes that success to their…

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Currence Robotics Is Using OpenBOM SaaS PLM To Meet The Company Demand For All Cloud Philosophy

Currence Robotics Is Using OpenBOM SaaS PLM To Meet The Company Demand For All Cloud Philosophy. Norweigian robotics firm Currence Robotics has a strategic reliance on cloud technologies and that demand-led them straight to OpenBOM for cloud-based Saas PLM.  “We love how OpenBOM fits into our Engineering SaaS stack at Currence Robotics” says Currence Robotics…

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Consumer Electronic (Fortune 500) Company Turns To OpenBOM to Support Agile New Product Development, Improve Collaboration and Purchasing Process

Consumer Electronic (Fortune 500) Company Turns To OpenBOM to Support Agile New Product Development, Improve Collaboration and Purchasing Process There are many reasons why product development companies would create new products. One of the most critical elements of modern competitive situations is related to the need to have a stronghold in your niche market. This…

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FF Robotics Saves Times And Money by Standardizing 16K Individual Components and Optimizing BOMs

FF Robotics Saves Times And Money by Standardizing 16K Individual Components and Optimizing BOMs Israel based FF Robotics is solving an age-old problem using some very high-tech solutions – How to pick a better apple (actually, any fruit) fresh off the tree! Using a proprietary gripper, their twelve-arm multi-axis robot gently picks a harvest-ready fruit…

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FlyPyka is Replacing Google Spreadsheets with OpenBOM Managing One Source of Truth For Autonomous Electric Airplane Development 

FlyPyka is Replacing Google Spreadsheets with OpenBOM Managing One Source of Truth For Autonomous Electric Airplane Development  Pyka is a leader in autonomous electric airplanes.  Their autonomous crop duster is a thing of beauty on the outside and a sophisticated engineering accomplishment on the inside and all of us at OpenBOM are proud to be…

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OpenBOM customers enjoy the benefits of tailor-made onboarding (Examples from ABB and FullCircleWater)

OpenBOM customers enjoy the benefits of tailor-made onboarding (Examples from ABB and FullCircleWater) OpenBOM’s unique approach to tailor-made custom-specific onboarding is yielding huge dividends for OpenBOM and its customers. OpenBOM annual subscribers are expressing great satisfaction with the individualized onboarding experience they receive with Team subscriptions and above.  OpenBOM’s exclusive, concierge onboarding sessions bring the…

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Gaius Automotive Achieved Single Source of Truth using OpenBOM View Control

Gaius Automotive Achieved Single Source of Truth using OpenBOM View Control Gaius Automotive is on track to solve that most difficult problem of all in package delivery… the last mile.  Their patented tilting three wheeled electric vehicle will hit the market in 4Q 2021 with a blend of maneuverability, capacity and efficiency. The company’s CTO,…

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How Activate Games Bridges Autodesk Design Tools, Multi-Disciplinary BOM, And Purchase Orders Into A Seamless Information Flow

How Activate Games Bridges Autodesk Design Tools, Multi-Disciplinary BOM, And Purchase Orders Into A Seamless Information Flow Activate Games designs and delivers an extremely unique set of physically interactive game rooms with over 30 different immersive games that provide hundreds of difficulty levels. They rely on OpenBOM for more than just BOMs. Activate’s games are…

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Grand-Craft Shares Their OpenBOM Premium Onboarding Experience

Grand-Craft Shares Their OpenBOM Premium Onboarding Experience Legendary mahogany boat manufacturer, Grand-Craft, leverages the OpenBOM Onboarding Experience to quickly modernize their BOM and manufacturing process. “We just moved into an expanded facility and needed to quickly update and revise our Bill of Materials process and methods”, says Jeff Podhajsky, Vice President of Operations at Grand…

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OpenBOM to drive product configurations and real time BOM cost estimations for successful eCommerce business

OpenBOM to drive product configurations and real time BOM cost estimations for successful eCommerce business When a leading eCommerce company wanted to put their products into their customers’ hands faster they turned to OpenBOM! The competition is hot and the customer doesn’t want to disclose the name. We’re publishing the story without mentioning customer’s name,…

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Building36 Simplifies Smart Home Products Design Using OpenBOM

Building36 Simplifies Smart Home Products Design Using OpenBOM Building36 enables leading HVAC, plumbing, and electrical trade companies to deliver cutting-edge smart home solutions. The Massachusetts-based company moves quickly and delivers new products often, when their previous methods no longer supported their velocity of change, they turned to OpenBOM. The Building36 team is focused on design.…

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Iowa, USA based Anyglide Improves Engineering, RFQ, and Purchasing Processes Using OpenBOM

Iowa, USA based Anyglide Improves Engineering, RFQ, and Purchasing Processes Using OpenBOM Iowa, USA, based Anyglide is a manufacturer of very high-quality, versatile, cargo storage systems for ATV, UTV, Trucks, and other rugged applications. Founded in 2019 by a team of experienced engineers and innovative business folks, the company’s products quickly gained adoption in industrial,…

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Northumbria University Newcastle – OpenBOM for Smart Home Assets Management During Ph.D. Study

Northumbria University Newcastle – OpenBOM for Smart Home Assets Management During Ph.D. Study Graham Coulby is a Computer Scientist and Ph.D. student from Northumbria University, sponsored by Ryder Architecture to research personalized approaches for measuring indoor environmental quality, health, and wellbeing.  With a strong focus on Building Information Management (BIM) and digital architecture, he uses…

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Dongguan Based Contract Manufacturer EPower Corp. Uses OpenBOM to Manage Multiple Project BOMs and Change Orders

Dongguan Based Contract Manufacturer EPower Corp. Uses OpenBOM to Manage Multiple Project BOMs and Change Orders EPower Corp is an American and Hong Kong owned contract manufacturer with a 150,000 square foot facility in Dongguan, China. They specialize in manufacturing consumer electronics and consumer good products for startups and SME’s. These products usually consist of…

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Thunder Basin Engineering Uses OpenBOM To Manage A Complete Project Delivery To Customers

Thunder Basin Engineering Uses OpenBOM To Manage A Complete Project Delivery To Customers Founded in 2020 by Karl Neu, Thunder Basin Engineering offers its clients a wide range of engineering and design services, from prototype one-off performance items to highly configured, high-volume manufacturing equipment. As Thunder Basin’s client list grew, Karl had to grow his…

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Radica Software Integrates Electrical CAD Software with OpenBOM

Radica Software Integrates Electrical CAD Software with OpenBOM Perak, Malaysia and Boston, Mass. – June 3, 2021 — Radica Software, the developer of Electra Cloud electrical CAD software, has partnered with OpenBOM to integrate their online collaboration solutions. The integration creates a new feature that allows users of Electra Cloud to export and convert bills…

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RD Tucker Design Uses OpenBOM To Deliver Full Custom Equipment Spec To Customers

RD Tucker Design Uses OpenBOM To Deliver Full Custom Equipment Spec To Customers Rob Tucker is the owner and lead engineer at RD Tucker Design, a boutique engineering firm specializing in automated equipment design. You would know his work, from heavy-duty industrial equipment to elegant, high-speed coffee lid dispensers, and everything in between. Rob’s work…

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OpenBOM Helps Woodworkers using Autodesk Fusion360 To Manage Complex Multi-Level Component Models

OpenBOM Helps Woodworkers using Autodesk Fusion360 To Manage Complex Multi-Level Component Models Gerry Gehrmann is a craftsman who describes himself as “a 35-year-old software developer who loves woodworking.” In 2020 he turned to woodworking and embarked on a few projects that would become a beautiful piece of furniture, and he did it with Autodesk Fusion…

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Colorado-based Durango Driveshaft and Machine Uses OpenBOM To Organize Part Numbers and Manage Cut Lists For Custom Products

Colorado-based Durango Driveshaft and Machine Uses OpenBOM To Organize Part Numbers and Manage Cut Lists For Custom Products Colorado-based Durango Driveshaft and Machine is a bespoke manufacturer of highly custom, high-performance, automotive and marine driveline components, primarily for racing applications.  While their products are, for the most part, one of a kind, Durango Driveshaft and…

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SMARTEC Leads OpenBOM Implementation For Nandan GSE To Manage A Single Multi-Discipline BOM With Autodesk And Solidworks CAD Systems

SMARTEC Leads OpenBOM Implementation For Nandan GSE To Manage A Single Multi-Discipline BOM With Autodesk And Solidworks CAD Systems Nandan GSE delivers bespoke made-to-order innovative Aviation GSE manufacturing & Hydraulic Lifting System products on time and on budget using a variety of design tools relying on OpenBOM to bring them all together for the customer.…

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Intelon Optics Makes Product Data Easy Available Across the Organization Using OpenBOM

Intelon Optics Makes Product Data Easy Available Across the Organization Using OpenBOM There is much more to high-tech bioengineering company Intelon than meets the eye…. Literally!  Intelon Optics engineers and manufactures a device for measuring ocular (eye) tissue properties, and OpenBOM is helping them do it! I sat down with Lexington, Massachusetts-based Senior Director of…

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Fize Medical – OpenBOM Out of the Box SaaS PLM Experience For Onshape

Fize Medical – OpenBOM Out of the Box SaaS PLM Experience For Onshape The team at Israel-based Fize Medical needed PLM to take their innovative medical device to market quickly so they embarked on a thoughtful journey to assess the options. Not because they needed sophisticated PLM features or had complex PLM lifecycle requirements. In…

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Team Waterloop Using OpenBOM To Organize and Socialize Design Data and BOMs

Team Waterloop Using OpenBOM To Organize and Socialize Design Data and BOMs. Team Waterloop is a student team based out of the University of Waterloo’s Sedra Student Design Centre in Waterloo, Ontario. Together, this multidisciplinary group of students is designing and building some of the most advanced Hyperloop transportation technology of the future. For the…

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Shredlights uses OpenBOM to developed a set of master BOMs to define and manage combo kit configurations

Shredlights uses OpenBOM to developed a set of master BOMs to define and manage combo kit configurations San Diego California based Shredlights designs and sells innovative lighting systems to meet the needs of today’s action sports enthusiasts.  Their products offer a unique product and user experience required by today’s 24/7 outdoor enthusiasts.  OpenBOM is happy…

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The University of Wisconsin-Stout is using OpenBOM for Industrial Design Class

The University of Wisconsin-Stout is using OpenBOM for Industrial Design Class When the University of Wisconsin-Stout Industrial Design (ID4) class of 2020 needed to “think” about how their capstone project would be manufactured, class lecturer and professor Kerstin Nye went looking for some way to introduce her students to “real” manufacturing & planning…. She chose…

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Culligan Rochester Eliminates BOM Mistakes and Enable Real-Time Team Collaboration with OpenBOM

Culligan Rochester Eliminates BOM Mistakes and Enable Real-Time Team Collaboration with OpenBOM Culligan Rochester is a 3rd generation business reinventing itself as a leader in the Culligan franchise industry. CEO Andrew Holden has a thirst for product innovation which radiates through his organization and is evident in their industry-leading water purification and softener systems they…

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EA Manufacturing relies on OpenBOM and Autodesk Fusion 360 to solve a major manufacturing issue for a leading provider of massive outdoor structures

EA Manufacturing relies on OpenBOM and Autodesk Fusion 360 to solve a major manufacturing issue for a leading provider of massive outdoor structures Brian Kraut and EA Manufacturing of Florida, USA, rely on OpenBOM and Autodesk Fusion 360 to solve a major manufacturing issue for a leading provider of massive outdoor structures. OpenBOM and Autodesk…

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OpenBOM Helps Auto Modality To Track Product Configurations Based On Serial Numbers

OpenBOM Helps Auto Modality To Track Product Configurations Based On Serial Numbers In a private airport hangar in San Rafael, California, Auto Modality builds a “drone with a mission!” What does that mean? It means their unique inspection drone literally flies a mission using its own intelligence and problem solving rather than being guided by…

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E::SPACE: OpenBOM gives us a structure and discipline to keep track of our important designs

E::SPACE: OpenBOM gives us a structure and discipline to keep track of our important designs David Robson and Rick Silver founded E::SPACE Labs as a technology incubator with the goal of providing folks in the Bend Oregon area access to engineering and design tools and services and to foster and promote high-tech innovation in the…

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Pierson Workholding Is Using OpenBOM For A Complete Design To Manufacture In-house Process 

Pierson Workholding Is Using OpenBOM For A Complete Design To Manufacture In-house Process If you need to hold a piece of material for any type of CNC/Manufacturing operation then you need to contact Pierson Workholding in Simi Valley, California! At this one facility, Pierson designs and manufactures a wide variety of innovative work-holding solutions for…

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Stone Aerospace is tracking BOMs, RFQs and Purchase Orders using OpenBOM

Stone Aerospace is tracking BOMs, RFQs and Purchase Orders using OpenBOM The folks at Texas-based Stone Aerospace are modern age explorers! Their team of seasoned expeditionary scientists and explorers develop the tools needed to explore, survive and work in the most extreme environments imaginable. The SUNFISH® vehicle was developed in collaboration with NASA for a…

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IMBU B.V. – We Like The Simplicity And Portability of OpenBOM. It Just Works!

IMBU B.V. – We Like The Simplicity And Portability of OpenBOM. It Just Works! IMBU has been monitoring and analyzing compression equipment in the most remote places on the planet for years and provides a proven solution which works under the toughest conditions. As such, IMBU is all about reliability and operation under tough conditions.  …

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Nyriad Super Charging the Internet – OpenBOM Customer Story

Nyriad Super Charging the Internet – OpenBOM Customer Story New Zealand’s Nyriad LTD is a software company at the nexus of computational storage infrastructure. Together with OpenBOM and their partners, Nyriad develops technology that will enable a more robust, energy-efficient and secure Internet.  They have spent the last 5 years carefully connecting the underlying threads…

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How CATIM is using Autodesk Fusion 360 and OpenBOM to achieve outstanding quality

How CATIM is using Autodesk Fusion 360 and OpenBOM to achieve outstanding quality CATIM Bill of Materials requirements is as diverse as their products!  According to CATIM Solution Architect, “Combining BOMs from disparate design systems was next to impossible using Excel”. Creating Automation and Technology In Motion – that’s what  www.catim.co is all about. CATIM…

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