Seaspan Vancouver Shipyards’ Aras Journey – From Document Management System to Integrated Shipbuilding PLM Tool
Date & Time
Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Name
Salon G&F

This presentation will discuss the evolution of Seaspan’s Aras tool from a document management system to the central component of a fully integrated Product Lifecycle Management ecosystem. Chris Phillips, Manager, Engineering and Planning Business Technology Systems will discuss the methodology behind developing an organization-wide PLM roadmap, and the people, processes, and technology implemented (and planned) to achieve Seaspan’s roadmap. Topics to be covered during the presentation include:

  • Seaspan Vancouver Shipyards current state and vision for PLM
  • Processes implemented to maximize the effectiveness of PLM
  • Training – how to get users and administrators to leverage PLM in the most effective way possible
  • Governance – the importance of strong executive leadership
  • Lessons Learned – what organizations can learn from Vancouver Shipyards’ PLM journey