CONCORD, MA – August 10, 2016 – QuEST Global, a leading pure-play global engineering services provider, and aPriori, the leading provider of PCM software solutions, announced today the formation of a global strategic services partnership. The partnership will enable QuEST to provide premium cost management consulting and solutions to its fast growing customer base.
As an aPriori Authorized Global Services Partner, QuEST Global will deploy aPriori‘s PCM Solution to leverage 3D CAD geometry to drive a real-time cost simulation engine. This will empower QuEST to quickly simulate regional manufacturing options and offer cost management solutions to customers. With organizations looking beyond offshore manufacturing and focusing on supply chain and other factors contributing to cost of manufacturing, this partnership will help QuEST transform the products and business of its customers. The partnership will also cover configuration services and trainings, cost modelling and costing and process consulting.
Robert Harvey, President – Global Sales, QuEST Global said, “To be competitive in today’s market, our customers’ are demanding fast and accurate cost consulting and services. Many of our customers have already standardized around aPriori. We are pleased that we can now expand our role to new accounts as well as to our mutual customers by leveraging aPriori’s leading PCM solution.”
“With deep experience in key manufacturing industries such as aerospace, automotive, power and gas, and a long history of globally delivering cost management consulting and services, QuEST Global is a welcome addition to the growing aPriori ecosystem of partners.” said Stephanie Feraday, President and CEO of aPriori.
About QuEST Global
QuEST Global is a focused global engineering solutions provider with a proven track record of 19 years serving the product development & production engineering needs of high technology companies in the Aero Engines, Aerospace & Defence, Hi-Tech & Industrial, Medical Devices, Oil & Gas, Power, and Transportation industries. The company offers mechanical, electrical, electronics, embedded, engineering software, engineering analytics, manufacturing engineering and supply chain transformative solutions across the complete engineering lifecycle.
aPriori software and services generate hard-dollar product cost savings for discrete manufacturing and product innovation companies. Using aPriori’s real-time product cost assessments, employees in engineering, sourcing and manufacturing make more-informed decisions that drive costs out of products pre- and post-production. With aPriori, manufacturers launch products at cost targets, maximize savings in re-work projects and avoid overpaying for sourced parts.