The Silicon Review
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a small step.
DesignTech Systems, India, commenced a humble beginning in the year 1998. Guided by the focused vision of the Managing Director, Vikas Khanvelkar and with the encouraging support of the partner and Director, Sachin Chougule, DesignTech Systems started spreading its wings. They began providing technological excellence in the domain of CAD / CAM / CAE & PLM, thereby bringing 2200+ customers under its ecosystem. Determination, dedication and discipline powered by innovation have helped DesignTech achieve success.
The two founders commenced their operations by becoming the Value Added Distributor for Ideas Artisan Software, then owned by SDRC. Initially, the firm was given the distributor rights only for the Western region. After a certain time frame, the rights for North and South regions came as well. They later signed up Strategic Business Alliances with MNCs like Altair Engineering, MathWorks, and Stratasys. Their track record of success was not only maintained but exceeded the expectations of all these companies.
Further, they won many recognitions like top reseller awards, platinum and gold partnerships etc. from all of their partnered MNC companies. DesignTech became one of the most revered Industrial bodies NASSCOM has adjudged DesignTech amongst the top 50 Emerging Companies of 2010. The company was a recipient of the prestigious Maharashtra Government IT award in 2010 for Engineering Services. The firm is known for its commitment to quality. It is because it works to exceed the commitments through continual improvement of the quality system to enable customers to derive returns on their investments. Eventually, this makes every dealing with the customer a delightful experience.
The Company’s Solutions
Today DesignTech Systems has risen to become a leading CAD / CAM / CAE, PLM solutions and Additive Manufacturing technologies provider in India employing a staff of more than 750 dedicated team members serving a wide variety of industry segments by providing them CAD/CAM/CAE and PLM software and/or services. Its strengths allow it to help industries optimize their mechanical product design/engineering processes thereby making them more innovative, efficient, cost-effective and time-saving.
The Global Brand Alliance
DesignTech Systems is a major player in India that offers cutting-edge 3D printers and additive manufacturing technologies. With more than 20 years of experience, it has been working with companies from cross-vertical domains from India and overseas to support them in their most complex and challenging engineering initiatives while helping them derive best returns on their investments.
The company’s alliance with world reputed advanced technology developers like Siemens Industry Software, Altair, Stratasys, MathWorks, ESI, SLM and SolidScape makes it a right choice as a technological partner. DesignTech is a principled company that strictly adheres to its mission and philosophy which dictates the way it operates and conducts business. Commitment to “Delivering Excellence”, backed by unwavering motivated employee force and guided by top management vision, DesignTech is surging ahead to achieve greater heights of success in the domain of CAD / CAM / CAE and PLM.
Siemens Industry Software (Siemens PLM Software), a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services. Siemens PLM works with the clients to transform their process and innovation to maximize value throughout all the phases of Product Life Cycle.
Siemens PLM Software is widely recognized as a visionary leader in providing an open PLM platform and superior software solutions in all industrial segments like Automotive, Industrial Machinery, Power and Energy, Consumer Goods Etc. Siemens PLM software manages or creates more than 40 % of the world’s 3D data.
DesignTech System's training wing, DesignTech CAD Academy is an authorized training partner of Altair for their CAE and Siemens for their CAD and PLM suite of solutions.
With one of the largest customer satisfaction ratios, it is a company that believes in forging partnerships with its clients thus making them its partners in success and strive to make every dealing with them a delightful experience. It has a presence in India, U.S.A., Hong Kong, Singapore and Germany. Certainly, this means the company will grow and will surely see itself among the giants who are already present in the market.
The Duo behind the Success of the Company
Mr Vikas Khanvelkar, Managing Director
A BE (Electronics & Telecom) graduate, and an MBA, Mr Khanvelkar worked for Advani Oerlikon and HCL Infosystems Ltd. as a head of their CAD /CAM division. He has been honoured with various awards for contributing immensely in the field of CAD / CAM / CAE with his innovative ideas and efforts. He has achieved the phenomenal entrepreneurial success of DesignTech in Product Life Cycle Management product sales and services field in India and abroad.
Mr Sachin Chougule, Founding Director
He is a Diploma holder in Computer Management with an experience of 10 years before promoting DesignTech. He has experience in Integral Information Systems (USA), India Operations as a Systems Programmer. He was also a valued added Consultant with HCL HP for HP-UX Troubleshooting and Performance Tuning. He also led the SEER development Add-on Module of Solid Edge.
“DesignTech’s Mission is to respect every individual and make customers, employees and suppliers partners in progress through application of latest technologies for designing the future.”