SOLIZE Group Completes Acquisition of CSM Group in India and USA

SOLIZE Corporation
May 9, 2016

SOLIZE Group (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President & CEO: Tatsunori Furukawa) acquired, on 6th May, the full ownership of CSM Software India Private Limited (Headquarters: Bangalore, India) and CSM Software USA LLC (Headquarters: Livonia, MI, USA), hereafter collectively referred as CSM Group.

CSM Group, established in 1992, is a leading Engineering Service Outsourcing (ESO) group and provides high technology engineering services globally in USA and Europe with a major engineering stronghold in Bangalore, India. Serving Automobile OEMs and Tier 1 Suppliers as well as Aerospace industries, CSM Group has specialty in product engineering such as Body-In-White, Passenger Cabin, Aircraft Structures, Fixture, etc and in analysis technology such as NVH, Durability, Crash, CFD, etc. CSM Group provides software distribution and maintenance services in India related to CAE and PLM to major companies in wide-ranged industries and public sectors.

SOLIZE Group is a leading engineering and consultancy group in the field of product development for various industries covering product design, analysis, prototyping and tooling. Having approximately 1,000 product design engineers for its major clients in Automobile industry, SOLIZE Group has been expanding its business in the area of 3D-CAD based product design and, recently with increasing development demand, of MBD (Model Based Development). SOLIZE Group is strongly leading Global Engineering Company strategy and now has its operations in Japan, China, India, UK and US. SOLIZE Group also emphasizes its mission of “Engineering Wisdom and Technology” and has inaugurated Global Engineering Centre - Yamato in Yamato-city, Kanagawa pref., Japan as the global stronghold of development of Technology and Engineer.

SOLIZE Group enters a new stage of growth through the acquisition and even more contributes to the client industries in the further buildup of global product development by wider coverage of global regions, through broad spectrum of technology and with highly professional engineers. The addition of CSM Group will provide SOLIZE Group with greater scale and more opportunities in the acceleration of multi-polarity of development support framework and of multi-nationality of engineers by integrating both groups’ technological competence and highly professional engineers, and will strengthen the company’s considerable technological capabilities and high-quality services.

About CSM Group
Name : CSM Software India Private Limited
Headquarters : Gayathri Lake Front, Survey No.118, Ring Road, Hebbal, Bangalore - 560024, Karnataka, India
Major offices : India (Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi and Pune), Germany, UK, Netherland, Sweden
Employees : Approximately 230
Business : Onsite ES, Offshore contracted engineering, Software distribution

Name : CSM Software USA LLC
Headquarters : 17177 N Laurel Park Dr, #434 Livonia, MI - 48152, USA
Employees : Approximately 50
Business : Onsite ES, Offshore ES

SOLIZE Group will continue the growth of the global business towards the global clients’ expectations and satisfactions for the enhancement of product development and development framework.

About CSM Software

CSM is a global organization providing outsourced engineering services with a strong pedigree of working with Automotive OEMs, Tier 1 Suppliers, Aerospace, and other Mechanical Engineering industries.

In India CSM is recognized as a leading engineering software solution provider to the domestic engineering industries.

Founded in 1992, CSM has developed proven methodologies based on experience gained from delivering high quality engineering services for global organizations, using offshore, hybrid and onsite delivery models.

Our singular focus on engineering services coupled with our strong industry connect through our Engineering Software Solutions, delivers an outstanding value proposition to our customers, by virtually integrating our skill sets, experience and practices.

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Engineering Services

We deliver engineering services to our global “Fortune 500″ clientele.  Engineering services encompass Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Engineering (CAE), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), and Tool Design, for clients in the Automotive, Aerospace, Off Road Vehicles, and Heavy Machinery industries

Engineering Software Solutions

We sell engineering software solutions using software products from MSC Software, Dassault Systèmes, and Phoenix, for the Indian market only, and help implement and customize it on clients’ servers.  We train clients’ staff so that they may be quickly productive, taking advantage of the latest advancements in engineering software.  Our trainers also serve as experts, consulting our large number of engineers serving global clients

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Aerospace Tier I Supplier Vice President, Business Development

Thank you and your team for an on-time project report!  I was very happy to see the hardcopy report on my desk before 9 AM this morning. CSM met the target in addition to the commitment for project timing. Please extend my appreciation to your team for working through Gandhi Jayanthi and Vijayadasami.

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Recently, we requested urgent program FEA support (total 10 systems within very short time).   Your team provided very good support and delivered all meshed models on time.  I would like to take this opportunity to appreciate you and your team for the strong support for this urgent activity.

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