Home / Tech Trends / Siemens PLM Software Used to Launch Mars Probe; Michael Gass Comments

Siemens PLM Software Used to Launch Mars Probe; Michael Gass Comments

SiemensLogoThe United Launch Alliance rocket that carried NASA‘s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN to space Monday contained design analysis software made by a Siemens business unit.

This launch is one of several that ULA plans to use Siemens PLM Software’s Teamcenter software for, the companies said Monday.

“ULA is very proud of its 100 percent success rate with launches, and our partnership with Siemens is an important part of that success,” said Michael Gass, ULA president and CEO.

“We utilize Siemens PLM software to help deliver mission success for the Atlas V rocket more effectively and efficiently from design to manufacture,” Gass added.

Atlas V rockets have launched 41 times and ULA has carried out 76 total launches since its inception in December 2006.

Follow me on Facebook

Check Also

Serco Inc. CIO Chris Sullivan to Address Shenandoah Valley Cyber Workshop

Chris Sullivan, senior vice president and chief information officer for Serco Inc., will share his …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *