ECA

In business for more than 70 years, ECA is a family-run firm specialized in aftermarket vehicle upholstery and car mat manufacturing. The company forms part of the ECA Group of automotive suppliers.

Lectra helped ECA make the leap from labor-intensive manual processes to automation, resulting in optimized material usage and reduced manpower requirements.

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Market

Automotive leather

Location

Assenede, Belgium

Seeking to increase their yield of leather cut parts while also reducing labor, the Belgian automotive supplier achieved material savings of 10% following investment in Lectra’s Versalis® cutting solution.

Lectra customer story ECA

“Once we switched from die cutters to the first Lectra solution, we saw an improvement of 10%.”

Lode Garmyn
Business Manager, ECA

SOLUTIONS USED

  • Leather cutting room

    Designed to address the challenges of the automotive industry.

    Key element in optimizing production and achieving material savings without compromising cut quality and time-to-market.

Download the ECA Customer Story below