Marburg, July 1st, 2009 – VI-grade GmbH, the leading provider of best-in-class products and services to bridge the gap between real world testing and technical simulation, today announced that a new business partnership has been signed with Multicorpos in São Carlos, Brasil. According to this partnership, Multicorpos will act as reseller for localized distribution and technical support of the solutions developed by VI-grade.
Multicorpos is a young and dynamic company that serves the market through the use of advanced technologies of engineering, aiming at the reduction of costs and time in the development of new products. The company’s expertise ranges from multibody dynamics to finite elements and fluid-dynamics technologies. Multicorpos aims to be recognized for the customer as one of the main companies in the sector, being distinguished for the quality of its services and the excellence in its behavior. Multicorpos is located in São Carlos, 250 km from São Paulo. The city comprises two important universities, is responsible for the professional formation of a great number of Masters and Doctorates in exact sciences and accounts for many high technology companies.
“VI-grade is proud to partner with Multicorpos, efficient and respected provider of system-level engineering solutions, to bring our state-of-the-art simulation technology to their local market,” said Guido Bairati, Sales Director, VI-grade. “Through Multicorpos, our customers will take advantage of direct sales and first-class technical support provided through a team of highly specialized employees in their own language, which will further expand and consolidate the VI-grade solutions in the Brasilian market.”
“We are excited by the collaboration with VI-grade, leading provider of solutions used to bridge the gap between real-world testing and technical simulation in complex engineering applications,” said Daniel Pisano, Sales Director at Multicorpos Inc. “Besides to distributing the VI-grade solutions, we are looking forward to a fruitful technical collaboration, that will bring mutual benefits to our customers thanks to our established knowledge in real-time technology and our expertise in virtual product development solutions acquired through a long-lasting relationship with MSC.Software.”
Multicorpos was initially established in the Parque de Alta Tecnologia of Sao Carlos (ParqTec), with infra-structure and counseling support in the business area. Since then it has moved to 2 new premises, one in Sao Carlos and another in Sao Paulo city, with larger areas to attend the growing demand of the engineering market. It relies on remarkably qualified human resources since it is near two important university centers (UFSCar and USP). Multicorpos enlarged its operation areas in 2005 for manufacturing, logistics and suppliers, counting on the skilled know-how of individuals from the automobile industry with extensive professional background, as for example the Manufacturing Directory and Management of Ford South America, and Purchasing Management of the Amazon program from Ford, also. In 2007 Multicorpos entered the software representation business, adding to its portfolio MSC Software, CD Adapco, Dassault, Intercim and now VI Grade. For additional information, please visit: http://www.multicorpos.com.br.
VI-grade GmbH is the leading provider of best-in-class software products and services for advanced applications in the field of system level simulation. VI-grade, established in 2005, delivers innovative solutions to streamline the development process from concept to sign-off in the transportation industry,mainly automotive, aerospace, motorcycle, motorsports and railways. With office locations in Germany, Italy, Japan, and the USA, VI-grade is a young and growing company with a highly skilled technical team.
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