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Kockums Computer Systems - Company presentation

Kockums Computer Systems (KCS) is a company within Celsius, a major public Swedish company with about 11.000 employees.

KCS develops, sells and supports systems for the shipbuilding industry world-wide. The product TRIBON is today the leading product in the area. KCS is dedicated to this business segment and has 150 employees.

Since more than 30 years, KCS has been involved in development of systems for the shipbuilding industry. A major part of our income is re-invested into our TRIBON product to ensure a continuous development taking advantage of the most modern technique.

Pipework and ventilation design with TRIBON Pipe

All development is strongly influenced by close co-operation with our customers. Reference Groups meet regularly to discuss new ideas to ensure that our product continue to meet the practical needs of our customers.

In addition KCS participates in development projects with our customers and in major international research projects within the shipbuilding industry.

KCS has dedicated teams of personnel assigned to Customer Support tasks. These personnel can provide direct assistance to customers for training, implementation, maintenance and other support services. KCS also provides training in use of our products in specially training centres or at customer's site.

Design and information systems from KCS are in service at more than 270 shipbuilders and design agents offices all over the world. Today these companies carry out design and production for more than 40 % of the volume in the world shipbuilding order book.

Benefits of KCS design and information systems

The KCS business ideas is to be a long term partner for the shipbuilding industry and to supply system solutions to meet the industries specific needs. To achieve this TRIBON system is developed in close co-operation with our customers. Ideas and plans are exchanged regularly in a number of different forum such as Partner Meetings, Reference Groups, Workshops and User Meetings.

KCS places a high importance on continuing support of our customers, so to complement the services of our head office in Sweden. KCS Local offices have been established in China, Germany, Japan, Russia, South Korea, UK and USA.

Within the MAREXPO project KCS is responsible for the MAREXPO demonstrations at the ICCAS 97, Sea Japan 98, and SMM 98. Furthermore, KCS develops the physical demonstrator which introduces advanced ship design for the MAREXPO presentations at the EXPO 98.

Contact:

Mr. Kaj Johansson
Kockums Computer Systems AB
Stora Varvsgatan 1
S-20215 Malmö
Tel: +46 40 348 030
Fax: +46 40 971 449
E-Mail: kjn@kcs.se
Internet: www.kcs.se