The Digital Transformation of Van Design
Engineering with a Digital Thread
Virtual Prototyping and Simulation
Streamlining Documentation and Assembly
The Benefits of Digitalization
The rising trend of van life, popularly known as #vanlife on social media, has attracted both recreational enthusiasts and those embracing a mobile work lifestyle. Hymer Automotive, a renowned manufacturer of camper vans and motorhomes, has taken a digital-first approach to design and develop its flagship model, the Venture S camper van. Leveraging the comprehensive Siemens Xcelerator software portfolio, including Solid Edge and NX, Hymer has revolutionized the process of creating recreational vehicles. In this article, explore how Hymer utilized digital twin technology and advanced software solutions to bring the Venture S to life.
The Venture S camper van redefines the van segment with its innovative features. Inside the vehicle, users can enjoy a built-in workstation for remote work and virtual meetings, a spacious rain shower, and clever storage compartments for various belongings. The camper van also boasts a retractable projector and a pull-down screen for entertainment purposes. On the outside, the Venture S showcases a terrace-like back door and temperature-regulating, energy-efficient bodywork that reduces surface temperature. With sustainable materials and solar panels, the Venture S aligns with the growing demand for eco-friendly and flexible mobile homes.
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