Automotive Consulting/Training Services (126)
Suppliers providing automotive turnaround, business practice, manufacturing/production process improvement, market development and other consulting and/or training services.
2AM Group, LLC in Duncan, South Carolina.
Provides manufacturing and quality support to the automotive and other industries. Areas of expertise include strategic planning (advanced quality planning & project management, technical representation, supplier development & assessment), detailed planning (capacity analysis, coordinate parts measurement & gauging, program project launch), implementation (pre-production trial administration & process release, sub-component assembly, logistic part sequencing, production part inspection approval) and reactive services (rework & metal finishing, containment & validation), etc. Also provides technical logistical services, NAFTA/AALA compliance consulting, duty drawback, and foreign trade zone services.
A2Mac1 LLC in Belleville, Michigan.
A provider of benchmarking services to the automotive industry. Capabilities include auto show photos and videos, vehicle teardowns and advanced studies.
Active Safety Engineering, LLC in Ashburn, Virginia.
A provider of automotive safety consulting services.
Acutech Industries, Inc. in Macomb, Michigan.
A mechanical design and engineering consulting corporation. Areas of expertise include fixture & gage design, product design, special machine design, assembly & automation, end of arm tooling, material handling, metal removal machines, hot forging & cold heading, part process sheets, etc.
Advanced Automotive Batteries in Oregon House, California.
A battery industry consulting firm.
Advanced Design Consulting USA, Inc. in Lansing, New York.
An engineering and scientific consulting firm providing services such as engineering design, research and development, testing and custom fabrication.
Advanced Manufacturing Group in Royal Oak, Michigan.
Provides operational, logistics and manufacturing engineering advisory services.
Altair Engineering, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
Product design consulting services, including design development, engineering, test validation and information management. Develops high-performance engineering software technology for visualization, simulation, and process automation including Altair® Hyperworks® suite of CAE software.
ARC Advisory Group in Dedham, Massachusetts.
Provides strategic planning and technology assessment services to manufacturing enterprises in the automotive and other industries. Areas of expertise include Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Product Design & Engineering, Product Data Management (PDM), Supply Chain & Logistics, Manufacturing Process Design & Engineering, Virtual Commissioning, Virtual Simulation & Validation, General Motion Control (GMC), Computer Numerical Control (CNCs), Robotics, Machine Vision Systems, Sensors, Device Networks, and Machine Safety.
ASI Consulting Group, LLC in Bingham Farms, Michigan.
Services include training and consulting for Six Sigma, Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), Robust Engineering, Robust Design, Taguchi Methods, L.E.O., QFD, TRIZ and all of the technologies required by QS-9000 and ISO 9000 as well as on-site training, publications and software products.
Association for Manufacturing Excellence in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.
A non-profit organization dedicated to helping companies with continuous improvement in the areas of Lean Manufacturing including Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Lean Supply Chain, Lean New Product Development, Lean Accounting and Leadership of Lean transformation.
August Mack Environmental, Inc. in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Specializes in environmental consulting, process engineering, construction management, and health & safety services.
Auto/Con Services, LLC in Fraser, Michigan.
Provides support services to automotive clients such as turnkey solutions focusing on system engineering & design, field installation & start-up, training and support. Staff includes engineers, programmers, technicians and specialists experienced in automation, assembly and machining. Capabilities include scheduling, project management, inventory management, total quality control, and maintenance support.
AutoPacific, Inc. in Tustin, California.
An automotive industry research, marketing and product consulting firm.
Berylls Strategy Advisors in Royal Oak, Michigan.
A provider of automotive industry strategic consulting services.
Blue Star Plastics, Inc. in Lexington, Kentucky.
Provides custom injection molded thermplastic components and plastic assemblies. Automotive capabilities include mirror housings, wheel covers, lug nut covers, trim clips and trim rings.
Bonal Technologies, Inc. in Royal Oak, Michigan.
A supplier of sub-harmonic vibration stress relief and weld conditioning equipment for metal applications. Products include Meta-Lax stress relief and weld conditioning systems. Services include complete consulting, program design and metal stress relief services to vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers for molds, tools, jigs and fixtures."
Brüel & Kjær North America Inc. in Norcross, Georgia.
A provider of noise and vibration harshness (NVH) test equipment to the automotive industry. Products include microphones, accelerometers, laser vibrometers, force transducers, signal conditioning, sound level meters, shakers & controllers, NVH analyzers, and post processing software. Engineering support services include NVH consulting, continuing education classes, and production test services. Application areas of expertise include sound intensity, acoustic holography, modal analysis, order tracking, in vehicle data recording, human vibration, and passby noise systems. Capabilities include calibration of NVH test equipment at an A2LA and ISO 9000 certified calibration facility as well as onsite calibration.
CIMdata, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Provides strategic product lifecycle management (PLM) consulting and program support services, in-depth research, and education.
Clean Air Engineering, Inc. in Palatine, Illinois.
An engineering service and equipment provider focusing on air emission compliance for manufacturers with air emissions testing, flue gas cleaning, engineering, regulatory, and analytical experience in the area of environmental clean air engineering. Environmental products and services include process optimization and consulting, CEM equipment and services, measurement and analytical services, instrumentation rental, regulatory consulting and measurement equipment sales.
Computer Sciences Corporation in Falls Church, Virginia.
Provides information technology (IT) services. Automotive industry expertise includes supply chain optimization, integration of vehicle and consumer electronics, product development as well as manufacturing throughput.
CSM USA, LLC in Westlake Village, California.
A provider of management consulting and technical staffing services.
DBM Systems, Inc. in Guelph, Ontario.
Provides consulting, education, and technical services to industry in the areas of manufacturing, supply chain management and product development.
DEKRA Certification, Inc. in North Wales, Pennsylvania.
A provider of management standards auditing services. Application areas include ISO 9001, TS 16949, ISO 14001, etc.
Deloitte Consulting, LLP in Detroit, Michigan.
A consulting firm. Services include global tax strategies, IT infrastructure, total ERP solutions, risk management services, assurance, lean manufacturing, enterprise value optimization and quality and environmental management system registration, training services, and business assessments. Certifications include ISO 9000, ISO 9001, QS-9000/TE, TL 9000, and ISO 14001.
Design Systems, Inc. in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
An engineering firm specializing in manufacturing process design and integration. Services include plant layout, Lean manufacturing principles, conveyor layout, selection and routing, electrical (power distribution, controls design, systems integration), facilities (ventilation, compressed air, weld water), plant and operation simulation (AutoMod simulation software), overall plant and property aerial photograph and ACAD file development, auto CAD detailing and drafting services, site installation and system start up assistance, project planning and scheduling, industrial engineering services, ergonomics development and implementation group, and operations visual aids, etc.
DesRosiers Automotive Consultants, Inc. in Richmond Hill, Ontario.
A consulting and consumer market research firm specializing in the Canadian automotive sector.
DG Technologies in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
Specializes in the design and development of intelligent software and hardware protocol interface devices for the in-vehicle and controller area network markets.
Ducker Worldwide in Troy, Michigan.
A market research firm serving the automotive and other industries.
Dynamic Corporation in Holland, Michigan.
Manufacturing services include dimensional inspection and verification, prototyping, project management and staffing.
Eagle Group USA, Inc. in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
A training and consulting firm specialized in designing and providing solutions for the implementation of quality, environmental and occupational health and safety management systems, Six Sigma and lean manufacturing.
EHD Technologies, LLC in Brentwood, Tennessee.
A engineering solutions provider specializing in lean manufacturing implementation, quality engineering services, QMS services, technical training, customer/supplier liaison support, and technical recruiting and placement.
EKK, Inc. in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
A provider of metal casting process simulation software as well as consulting services.
Element Materials Technology in Wixom, Michigan.
Provides chemical analysis, metallurgical testing, fatigue testing, failure analysis, H13 qualification, wear testing, corrosion testing and other engineering and consulting services.
Engineered Work Systems in Rochester, Michigan.
Provides quality and engineering training & consulting in the areas of core tool training and facilitation (MSA, SPC, PPAP, APQP and FMEA) and ISO & ISO/TS training. Specializes in internal auditor training. Also provides consulting services supporting the implementation of ISO and ISO/TS quality systems as well as training in OHSAS, CMMS/MP2 and ISO 14001.
Ernst & Young Global Automotive Center in Detroit, Michigan.
A global professional services firm providing automotive solutions and services relating to assurance, tax compliance and minimization, transaction, human capital, real estate, litigation, and security and risk management.
ESG Automotive, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
A provider of automotive engineering services and a process and technology consultant. Expertise includes development of control units and functions as well as integration. Provides process consultation for requirements management, configuration management and project management in accordance with CMMI and SPICE methods.
Experience Dynamics, Inc. in Portland, Oregon.
A vehicle telematics usability and user interface design consultancy firm. Services include human machine interface design, usability research, driver distraction, hardware and software design, ergonomics, human factors engineering consultancy and telematics.
Exponent Failure Analysis Associates in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
An engineering and consulting firm providing design analysis, vehicle crash and component testing, accident reconstruction, biomechanics, data analysis, and litigation support services for clients developing automotive products.
Factory Physics, Inc. in Bryan, Texas.
A consulting company that provides a scientific framework, tools and training to optimize performance of manufacturing supply chains. Also provides software support tools.
Falex Corporation in Sugar Grove, Illinois.
A manufacturer of tribology test equipment specializing in the measurement of friction, wear and abrasion. Services include contract testing, specialty consumable test pieces, custom design and build of test equipment and consulting services.
Freese Enterprises Inc. in Plymouth, Michigan.
An engineering consulting firm. Designs and builds custom test and measurement systems and instruments for evaluating electronic, electrical and electro-mechanical devices and products.
Gartner, Inc. in Boston, Massachusetts.
A research firm that advises clients on supply chain best practices and the use of technology to support manufacturing activities. .Areas of expertise include the selection of manufacturing software applications (ERP, MES, Supply Chain, Logistics, Controls).
Geometric Technologies, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
A global engineering and technical staffing company specializing in complex manufacturing, assembly and distribution processes. Engineering services include product development, analysis, industrial engineering, packaging, logistics, material flow, ergonomics, facilities and equipment, process development, special machine design, weld systems design, surfacing and more. Also specializes in virtual simulation studies through a Digital Manufacturing Center of Excellence.
Global Embedded Technologies, Inc. in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
A provider of software and hardware solutions for power management systems (vehicle power systems). Consulting services include data acquisition and test system development, data management and analysis and electronic module development.
GP Strategies Corporation in Troy, Michigan.
A provider of new product/plant launch support, technical training and documentation services, training program management, compliance training, customized training design and development, lean training and consulting, supplier development and management, and training outsourcing services.
HCI Group Ltd. in Troy, Michigan.
A supplier of globalization products, services and programs to the worldwide automotive supplier industry. Publications include the EUROtalk, AMERItalk, LATINtalk and ASIAtalk journals. These publications are available in both hardcopy and email versions and assist automotive suppliers in doing business in foreign markets. Issues covered include tax, legal, logistics, banking, site selection, recruitment, mergers & acquisitions, and joint-ventures, etc. Programs include GlobalAutoRecruitment.com, GlobalAutoUniversity.com, GlobalAutoTools.com, GlobalAutoExperts.com, GlobalAutoConnections.com and GlobalAutoCommunications.com.
Hobbs Engineering Corporation in Thornton, Colorado.
Services include seminars and consulting on accelerated reliability techniques, including HALT & HASS.
Huntington Quality Associates in Huntington, Indiana.
Services include training, auditing and consulting services. Products include books, manuals and software. Areas of expertise include continuous process improvement, FMEA, mistake proofing, problem solving, ISO 9001:2000, ISO/TS 16949:2002, lead auditor, internal auditor, documentation, implementation, APQP, control plan, PPAP, SPC, GD&T, MSA, effective facilitation, TE Supplement, ISO 14001, and ISO 13485:2003.
Hybrid Design Services, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
Services include specification development, engineering, design, supplier selection, prototype builds, testing, and validation. Experience includes developing, designing, and simulating NiMH & Lithium packs.
IAV Automotive Engineering Inc. in Northville, Michigan.
A powertrain engineering service provider in the fields of powertrain calibration, algorithm and software development, and system design for gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions (automatic, manual, AMT and DCT) and hybrid systems.
IBIS Associates, Inc. in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Provides technology strategy and business development consulting services.
ICAM Technologies Corporation in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec.
Develops, sells and supports a technology that interfaces computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software to computer controlled machine tools. Products include CAM-Post (NC Post-Processor Development Tool), ICAM Custom NC Post-Processors, ICAM training services, and ICAM consultation services.
IDC Manufacturing Insights in Framingham, Massachusetts.
Services include research, advisory and consulting.
Ingenics Corporation in Greenville, South Carolina.
A provider of lean manufacturing consulting for the automotive and other industries.
Innovative Testing Solutions, Inc. in Madison Heights, Michigan.
An automotive test consulting company. Testing services include temperature, humidity, thermal shock, dielectric, hypot, fluid compatibility, water spray, gravelometer, steam spray, sine vibration, random vibration, mechanical shock, and tensile/compression. Offers SAE, JIS, ASTM, DIN, BSI, USCAR or other electrically-based automotive manufacturer test specification. Products include new and used environmental testing equipment.
Intertek in Kentwood, Michigan.
Provides testing for a range of automotive interior systems, including seating, cockpits, instrument panels and consoles, door panels, lighting, steering systems, audio and more. Specific testing services include performance, accelerated stress testing, materials, failure analysis, environmental, durability, vibration, VOC, EMC, BSR, airbags, audio, photometrics and electrical.
IQC, LLC in Dayton, Ohio.
Services involve training, coaching and outsourced management of quality, ISO-based standards, environmental and laboratory systems as well as organizational development consulting, lean and six sigma expertise for shop floor applications.
IQS, Inc. in North Olmsted, Ohio.
A provider of enterprise quality management and compliance solutions.
IRN, Inc. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
An automotive consulting firm. Provides marketing and strategic planning assistance.
ITI TranscenData Americas in Milford, Ohio.
A provider of consulting, software products and related integration services.
James D. Meadows & Associates, Inc. in Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Provides dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) training and consulting services.
J.D. Power & Associates in Troy, Michigan.
A provider of automotive industry market intelligence services.
Kaizen Assembly, Inc. in Bellingham, Washington.
Provides lean training and implementation assistance. Areas of expertise include lean training (manufacturing, office, warehousing, auto body, etc.); Kaizen event facilitation; new plant start up and re-location; lean maintenance (total productive maintenance, shop 5s, Kanban); work cell and lean assembly; value stream mapping and data collection; setup reduction, quick changeover, and mistake proofing; manufacturing engineering (CAD layout, fixturing, tooling, workstation design); 5S and the visual controls; material replenishment; Kanban and plant wide pull systems; and strategic planning and overall lean transformation.
Knovalent, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Provides business consulting, solutions, and support. Manufacturing systems services include support for cellular manufacturing, flow manufacturing, supply chain management, release management, EDI, net-based supply chain management, Kaizen, inventory flow, push/pull systems, real-time systems, supervisory control, monitoring, data collection, etc.
Lakeside Solutions, Inc. in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
A provider of marketing and technical consulting services to machinery and component manufacturers as well as materials providers. Capabilities include market analysis, technology evaluation, competitive technology research, platform optimization and market acceptence studies.
Lean Design Canada, Inc. in Toronto, Ontario.
A provider of lean design consulting services and tools.
LMC Automotive U.S., Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
Provides automotive sales forecasts, production forecasts, powertrain forecasts, hevy vehicle forecasts, emerging market reports, etc.
Management Solutions Group, Inc. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Offers training, consulting, internal auditing for ISO / TS 16949, ISO 14001, ISO 9001, QS-9000, ISO 17025 laboratory requirements, APQP, FMEA, PPAP and related topics.
MB Dynamics, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio.
Manufactures equipment and systems for inducing, measuring and controlling vibration and shock. Products include transducers: accelerometers, pressure; data acquisition systems/equipment, amplifiers, digital/analog computer control systems, hydraulic control systems, vibration monitors, recorders: shock, transient & waveform, x-y; shock indicators, spectrum analyzers, electrodynamic vibration test systems, and slip tables.
McKinsey & Company in Detroit, Michigan.
A management consulting firm providing strategy, marketing, operations, and organization, etc. consulting services.
Mechanical Solutions, Inc. in Whippany, New Jersey.
Testing services include finite element analysis, rotordynamic analysis, computational fluid dynamics, tribological component analysis, modal testing, vibration testing, and extreme environment testing, etc. Other engineering services include 3-d solids, cad & meshing, test loops & rigs, lubrication engineering, predictive maintenance, condition monitoring, etc.
Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center in Plymouth, Michigan.
A not-for-profit for training and consulting firm. Part of the U.S Department of Commerce's Manufacturing Extension Partnership. Offers training and consulting services designed specifically for small to midsize manufacturers in LEAN, Six Sigma, ISO/TS 16949:2002, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, performance benchmarking and other areas.
MK & Associates in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Provides software solutions and consulting and implementation services for automotive suppliers in the areas of EDI, release accounting, web-based supply chain management, ERP, program launch, product life-cycle management, quality management, engineering change, workflow, and quotations, etc.
Modine Manufacturing Company in Racine, Wisconsin.
A supplier of automotive, heavy duty, truck, off-highway, and industrial heat exchangers for all vehicular and engine/powertrain heat transfer needs in the areas of charge-air-coolers, engine oil cooling, transmission oil cooling, fuel cooling, fuel cells, electronics cooling, as well as engine cooling modules and systems. Also supplies heavy duty aluminum radiators.
Morgan & Company, Inc. in West Olive, Michigan.
A provider of production forecasts, analysis, sales statistics, vehicle marketing information, as well as research to address the requirements of automotive manufacturers, automotive suppliers, analysts and journalists.
Morse Measurements LLC in Salisbury, North Carolina.
A provider of suspension kinematics and compliance (K&C) testing and engineering consulting services.
MSX International, Inc. in Detroit, Michigan.
A provider of warranty management solutions, dealer process improvement solutions, staff training and information-based services to automotive/truck OEMs, dealers, suppliers, and aftermarket service providers.
Munro & Associates, Inc. in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
A consulting firm offering assistance in implementing and sustaining concurrent engineering best practices to maximize product value, quality and profit. Special expertise in design for assembly, design for manufacturability, assembly ergonomics, technology transfer, VA/VE analysis, strategic planning and predicting/enhancing quality through a proprietary quality report card. Services also include a complete product teardown facility where products are analyzed for total accounted cost reduction and quality improvements.
NTS Chicago in Palatine, Illinois.
An independent testing facility providing environmental simulation, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), electrical, mechanical, materials, chemical, failure analysis, consulting, and training services.
Omnex, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
An international consulting, training and software organization that specializes in creating management systems to improve the performance of quality systems. Services include training and consulting in quality standards and methods, and software solutions. Major methodology products include ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14000, ISO/TS 16949:2002, QOS and Lean/Six Sigma.
OMTEC Inc. in Ridgetown, Ontario.
Provides consulting and engineering services in the areas of handling oils and plastics in an environmentally responsible mannger. Application areas include oily water separation, lube oil filter and membrane oil filtration. Project areas include wheat straw biofiller for plastics.
Oriel STAT A MATRIX in Edison, New Jersey.
A provider of quality management system training and consulting services to the automotive industry. Specialty areas include Six Sigma, Lean Enterprise, Lean Six Sigma, Process Management, ISO 9000, ISO/TS 16949, QS-9000, TE Supplement, VDA 6.1, ISO 14001, ISO/IEC 17025, auditor training, statistical process control, advanced product quality planning, and other related areas.
Orr & Boss, Inc. in Clinton Township, Michigan.
A consulting firm. Service areas include corporate and marketing strategy services and operational improvement services.
P3 North America, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
An engineering management consulting firm. Provides alternative powertrain development, e-mobility, connected car, vehicle-to-vehicle communications, infotainment & telematics system development as well as validation & commercial vehicle powertrain development consulting services.
Performance Innovation, LLC in Novi, Michigan.
Provides technical and professional training and consulting services in Six Sigma, Lean Leadership, metrics development and deployment, product launch training and assistance for manufacturing and non-manufacturing organizations.
Perry Johnson, Inc. in Troy, Michigan.
A provider of consulting and training services for ISO/TS-16949, TE Supplement, and VDA 6.1 consulting and training services to the automotive industry.
Planning Perspectives, Inc. in Birmingham, Michigan.
A consulting firm specializing in manufacturer-supplier interactions.
PlanTech, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Services include auditing (internal & VDA 6.3 phase); global sourcing (PPAP/FAI support, APQP support, resident engineers, electrical engineers, FQE, SQE, FMEA support, program managers); supplier development; and supplier assessments.
Plexus Corporation in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Designs, develops and delivers online, classroom and customized learning programs. Automotive training services include the design and deployment of training on a global basis through international partners and most training materials are written in numerous languages. Training and certification of all ISO/TS 16949 Registrar Auditors in partnership with the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG). Complete training systems for ISO 9001:2000, ISO/TS 16949:2002, QS-9000, ISO 14000, AS9100 and the QS-9000 TE supplement. Full customization and on-site delivery available. Other training services include APQP, FMEA, MSA, and SPC training. Products include Terrapene Process Management Suite software to help automate tasks associated with achieving compliance to customer quality requirements.
PRA Global in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
A provider of international business development services. Areas of expertise include market analysis, sales & distribution, manufacturing, acquisitions & joint ventures, due diligence, and supply chain management.
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Detroit, Michigan.
A provider of automotive information and planning products. Global tracking, forecast and competitive assessment database. Services include information sourcing, market and competitive analysis, planning and forecasting, and strategic analysis.
Productivity Improvement Center, Inc. in Oshawa, Ontario.
A trainer in quality system standards and quality assurance topics for ISO: 9000, QS-9000, ISO/TS 16949, and ISO 14000 as well as a provider of 3rd party inspection, sorting and rework, containment management and supplier development services.
Productivity, Inc. in Shelton, Connecticut.
A consulting and training company for lean manufacturing, lean administration, equipment management (TPM), and supply chain management.
Quality & Manufacturing Consulting, SC in Aguascalientes, Ags..
Provides management, quality & manufacturing assessment, consulting & training services. Areas of expertise include sorting, inspection, handling and material re-work, manufacturing services and customer representation as well as assembly and sub-assembly.
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants LLC in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
International management consultants for the automotive industry. Offices in Barcelona, Beijing, Berlin, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Buenos Aires, Delhi, Detroit, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Kieve, Kuala Lumpur, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Munich, New York, Paris, Prague, Riga, Rome, Sao Paulo, Shanghai, Stuttgart, Tokyo, Vienna, and Zurich.
SAI Global Limited in Plainsboro, New Jersey.
Provides independent assessment, certification and registration services such as training, consulting, etc. Specializes in process mapping, project management, Six Sigma, ISO 9001, ISO 14000 /OHSAS 18001, TS 16949, ISO/IEC 17025, TL 9000, AS9100, ISO 13485, auditing skills, quality tools, etc. Expertise includes standards, technical & legislative requirements.
SGS Automotive Services Inc. in Rutherford, New Jersey.
A provider of testing, verification and inspection services for ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001, QS-9000, ISO/TS 16949, AS9000 and AS9100, TL 9000, SA 8000, and OHSAS 18001. Other capabilities include second party supplier audits, second party service audits and training.
Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas.
An independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization. Capabilities include design, engineering, and evaluation services for automotive components, systems, and assemblies, such as general parts & commodities; body, trim & glass; brake, systems & components; climate control system & components; computing technologies, products & services; drivetrain/transmission & components; electrical & electronic components; engine & components; equipment & tools; exhaust system & components; fuel system & components; interior systems & components; materials; seats & components; steering systems & components; and suspension systems & components, etc.
SQA Services, Inc. in Rolling Hills, California.
Services include support of automotive supplier networks through a variety of supplier quality initiatives, from senior-level consulting, to immediate-need local inspection services, to fully outsourced programs.
Stanford University Center for Automotive Research in Stanford, California.
Center activities include autonomous vehicle research in the areas of driver assistance systems for collision avoidance.
Stat-Ease, Inc. in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Provides statistical software, training and consulting services for design of experiments (DOE).
Strategic Manufacturing Solutions, LLC in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
A manufacturing and engineering consulting firm. Areas of expertise include 3-dimensional plant and facility virtual design and modeling.
Synchro Consulting, LLC in Lansing, Michigan.
Offers training, consulting and representation for automotive suppliers.
Synesis International, Inc. in Greenville, South Carolina.
Services include lean manufacturing consulting in the areas of planning and design-to-implementation for new facilities, product lines, manufacturing processes, material handling/distribution systems, and enterprise-wide information/control systems and software. Industrial engineering services include facility layout, lean consulting, value stream mapping, process mapping and streamlining, and material handling. Systems solutions provided include ERP, CRM, EDI, MES, Corrective Action/CAR, APS/Planning/Scheduling, Sequence/Sequencing Systems, Release Accounting EDI, APQP, PPAP, Quality, Supply Chain/CRM, Logistics/Vendor Management, Activplant Performance Management and custom solutions for automotive suppliers.
Team Quality Services, Inc. in Auburn, Indiana.
A provider of service programs in the areas of manufacturers representation, quality containment, sorting and rework, expedited freight, machine calibration, computerized dimensional inspection, and quality systems training.
Tec-Ease, Inc. in Fredonia, New York.
Provides products and training for the manufacturing environment in the fields of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), blueprint reading, coordinate measuring machines, mathematics (including statistics, design of experiment and six sigma) and ISO.
Technalysis, Inc. in Indianapolis, Indiana.
An engineering, consulting, and software development company specializing in solving complex flow and heat transfer problems in product design and manufacturing. Specialties include computer-aided engineering and software development. Products include engineering design software.
Transportation Research Center, Inc. in East Liberty, Ohio.
An independent proving ground providing support for durability, dynamics, handling, NVH, test driver training, fuel economy, emissions, crash, impact simulation, and human factors testing. Testing encompasses vehicles, brakes, fuels, suspension systems, tires, glazing, highway appurtenances, and safety systems for research and compliance for all types of land transportation vehicles.
TSSC, Inc. in Erlanger, Kentucky.
A not-for-profit organization that shares Toyota Production System (TPS) know-how with North American companies through consulting and training services. Services include kaizen leader training, top management training, plant tours, TPS know-how and shop floor support, etc.
TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc. in Newtown, Connecticut.
Offers quality and environmental management system registration services such as QS-9000 and accredited by the RAB, RVA and DAR/TGA. Authorized to test to over 100 EC Council directives for selling automotive products in Europe. Service include certification of both vehicles (automobiles, motorcycles, RVs, trailers, etc.) and components (lighting, seat belts, mirrors, engines, etc.) to European Union standards. Services include design reviews/gap analysis, prototype reviews, assistance with formalities and documentation, creation of test plans and selection of test facilities.
Vehicle Certification Agency North America in Livonia, Michigan.
An automotive specialist registrar and European vehicle type approval authority (vehicle homologation) and an office of the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA), the United Kingdom Vehicle Approval Authority, an executive agency of the Department for Transport.
VIA Information Tools, Inc. in Naples, Florida.
Software developer of the MAN-IT manufacturing execution system. Also offers installation support of shop-floor execution systems and IT services for automotive parts tracking and sequencing applications. Capabilities include production validation, production sequencing, raw material validation, process variable collection, OEE Dashboard, PLC interaction, standard ERP interfaces, downtime tracking, non-conformance tracking, labeling, and operator certification.
Voith Industrial Services, Inc. in Cincinnati, Ohio.
A provider of customized and integrated programs of management, labor services technology and materials technical support.
Volvo Monitoring and Concept Center in Camarillo, California.
Activities include design of new models, future business strategies, and developing sustainable transportation solutions.
Whitehall Group, LLC in Troy, Michigan.
Provides restructuring, operational improvement and supplier development services.
Yet2.Com in Needham, Massachusetts.
Provides provides intellectual property consulting and licensing services. Publishes a searchable database of licensable technologies for the automotive and other industries.