PETALING JAYA: Strand Aerospace Malaysia (SAM) has sealed a partnership with French 3D and Product Lifecycle Management Solutions company Dassault Systemes and its Malaysian distributor, Feiran Technology, to train local aerospace engineers in Composite Design and Analysis technology.
The training programme aims to create opportunities for the more than 100 design and analysis engineers by 2013.
SAM and Dassault will put their expertise in aircraft design and product lifecycle management, to jointly develop technology-based competencies that will give Malaysia’s composite design and manufacturing for aerospace industry an edge over its international rivals.
“We are spending about RM3mil on hardware and software to support the training and development programme for aerospace engineers,” said Naguib Mohd Nor, SAM’s chief operating officer.
SAM is an aerospace engineering company and is part of the Strand Group that specialises in aircraft primary structures analysis and design.