Design anywhere, build anywhere is nothing new for companies - our economies and markets have been working on this model for quite a number of years no matter what business or industry you are in. However, the down side of design anywhere, build anywhere are the issues that go with broad globalisation.
This is not new to anyone living and breathing globalisation and global product development but what is key is knowing how to deal with and approach the challenges. One such company is Weatherford International, a UK based oil field equipment and service provider. “Design anywhere, build anywhere” is more than just a slogan at Weatherford, product data management, global collaboration and PLM help to make it such. Weatherford recognise that they need to manage data that will live forever. Take a look at this 2 minute video and you will hear about how Weatherford deal with
- Global Collaboration
Watch the video: http://bit.ly/whDd6A
Read the full story: http://bit.ly/w2mraF
I am interested in your perspective - how is your company dealing with the challenges their are facing while they are designing and building globally?
Stay curious, only then can you achieve success