SPARKS, Nev., (Mynews4.com & KRNV) -- Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems announces that Siemens' PLM Software is expanding its current relationship with SNC by officially joining the Dream Chaser 'Dream Team.' The software company is headquartered in Plano, Texas, and has been supporting SNC’s Space Systems’ product lines for over a decade with their engineering software tools.
“With the continual expansion of our Dream Team it is critical to maintain efficient collaboration between our various partners,” said Mark N. Sirangelo, corporate Vice President of SNC’s Space Systems. “As a global leader in software technology, Siemens is joining our Dream Chaser team of world-class partners and organizations to support spacecraft development between the various members both in the U.S. and internationally, further improving quality, efficiency, and affordability.”
Siemens’ role with the Dream Chaser program has evolved from its years of work with SNC’s Spacecraft product line. The expanded use of advanced engineering software tools has only strengthened the SNC and Siemens alliance. The use of Siemens’ software technology will facilitate global vehicle development and the servicing of additional customer markets for the Dream Chaser spacecraft.
“We are extremely proud to have earned the confidence of SNC for such an important global initiative,” said Doug Fish, Vice President, U.S. sales, Siemens PLM Software. “As the leading supplier of PLM software to the space industry, Siemens takes its commitment to customer success very seriously. We are confident it will continue to provide the right information, in the right place, and at the right time, to help the SNC Dream Chaser Dream Team continue to make smart decisions throughout spacecraft development.”
Work on this strategic alliance will be supported through SNC’s Space Systems’ Louisville facility.