In 2010, IAC received an order to design and manufacture around 100 components for a new model, including the dashboard, center console and door paneling. The designs originated from the proven IAC site in Basildon, UK. IAC planned production in Romania beginning in 2012.
One aspect seemed particularly important: how could the documentation of the measurements be generated in the format requested by the customer? Standard measuring software was not the solution.
ZEISS met the demands of the automotive supplier regarding measuring machine, fixture equipment, software and service, thus laying the foundation for a pilot project.