Sciemetric Instruments Inc., a provider of analytics software-driven manufacturing intelligence solutions, today announced that it has entered into an OEM agreement with Bosch Rexroth Corporation to power that company’s line of tightening and press-fit systems used in automotive assembly environments. Bosch Rexroth will be using Sciemetric’s SigPOD press test platform to incorporate advanced manufacturing intelligence capabilities with its own PE-110 DC press-fit systems. Sciemetric’s technology will bring superior quality monitoring to PE-110 DC press-fit systems by enabling them to detect root causes of defects and allowing immediate corrective action to be taken during the production process itself. “Sciemetric’s solution complements our quality systems very well,” said Thilo Vogler, Branch Manager, Tightening & Welding Systems, Bosch Rexroth Corporation. “Today we are witnessing unprecedented customer demand and competition in most of our target markets and we want to achieve the highest quality standards to give us a clear competitive edge. “We are excited that our new partnership with Sciemetric will help us to maintain our leadership position in quality.” The Bosch Rexroth PE-110 DC press-fit systems are flexible, programmable and virtual plug-and-play solutions offering software and modular construction for fast set-up, integration and reconfiguration. Their pre-engineered press-fit systems come with a one million cycles standard warranty at full load. “We are extremely proud to have such an established innovator as our partner, recognized by premier companies worldwide for introducing superior solutions to the market,” said Steve Panyko, CEO, Sciemetric. Founded in 1981, Sciemetric Instruments is Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, and European offices in Great Britain.