Ceer and Siemens announce collaboration to digitally transform the electric vehicle development process
- The collaboration is focused on accelerating Ceer’s digital transformation, vehicle development, and manufacturing.
- Ceer will use the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of industry software for vehicle design, development, validation, and manufacture.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, August 15, 2023 – Ceer, Saudi Arabia’s first electric vehicle brand, announced that it is collaborating with Siemens Digital Industries Software to accelerate Ceer’s digital transformation and empower Ceer’s engineers to design and build truly next-generation vehicles using the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of industry software for the design, development, validation, and manufacturing of Ceer’s electric vehicles
James DeLuca, Ceer’s CEO, said, “We are happy to collaborate with Siemens Digital Industries Software and deploy its portfolio of solutions at Ceer. Given the transformational changes in the automotive industry, having the right partner and the right software solution are fundamental to our mission to design, build, and sell aspirational vehicles for our customers. ”
“We are delighted that Ceer has chosen the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of industry software to help build the first electric vehicle brand in the Kingdom and to kick start the automotive manufacturing industry in the region,” said Edwin Severijn, Senior Vice President and General Manager EMEA, Siemens Digital Industries Software.
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