The Center for Product Customization is a leading platform and architecture competence group. It is founded by Ulf Harlou in 2007 as a spin-off from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in Copenhagen.

CPC has operational experience from a vast range of consultancy projects carried out within European industrial companies. Combined with close international collaboration with universities, CPC develops and provides cutting-edge methodology to meet the requirements of companies in the most competitive situations.

The CPC approach

  • Provides a key to profitable design of platforms and architectures
  • Is based on an operational understanding of how to identify and reduce the costs of complexity
  • Provides benefits from day one in platform and architecture projects
  • Proves to reduce time-to-market while improving R&D efficiency to allow a focus on true innovation

The CPC methodology

  • Is proven and operational for modeling complex platforms and architectures
  • Is closely linked to operational implementation in PDM systems (e.g. PTC Windchill PDMLink® and Siemens Teamcenter®)

CPC - Center for Product Customization

  • Has carried out more than 200 projects during the last 8 years
  • Has served 34 different clients in international projects across Europe, United States, Latin America, India and East Asia
  • Is a spin-off from DTU, based on more than 15 years of DTU experience
  • Is a leading competence group within platforms, architectures and complexity reduction
  • Employs consultants holding at least a Master’s degree in Engineering with platform, architecture and complexity reduction focus
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CPC is located on the campus of DTU
CPC is based just north of Copenhagen at Scion DTU Science and Technology Park, located on the campus of the Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Scion DTU Science and Technology Park