LKSoft is an internationally operating company with two major branches: the headquarters LKSoftWare GmbH in Germany and the software development center UAB LKSoft Baltic in Lithuania.
The GmbH (a kind of a limited company) was founded in 1994 by Lothar Klein. The Ing. Büro Lothar Klein founded in 1983, was merged into the GmbH in 2009.
Software development started in Lithuania back in 1996 in cooperation with the Kaunas University of Technology. Out of this the UAB LKSoft Baltic (also a kind of a limited company) was founded in 1999.
Since 1996 LKSoft is focusing on STEP (the STandard for the Exchange of Product model data, ISO 10303) and its implementation for the Java platform. We provide a complete suite of tools using their synergy effects.
"In the automobile-, airplane-, ship industry and many other areas
there is a move away from proprietary CAD/CAM/PDM formats towards the
STEP standard (ISO 10303).
LKSoft contributes to the general endeavor towards interoperability, collaboration and integration by: