Granta Design Announced Version 3.1 of MI:Material Granta Design Announced Version 3.1 of MI:Material…

New features ensure that material choices from CAD models can be accessed in the CAE environment, so users can identify…
3D Printer Maker Mcor Technologies Opens New Headquarters 3D Printer Maker Mcor Technologies Opens New Headquarters…

Mcor Technologies, manufacturer of world's only paper-based 3D printers, expanded its global presence last week by opening a U.S.…
CIMdata Offers New Workshop in October CIMdata Offers New Workshop in October…

The workshop will focus on Product Lifecycle Management collaboration, integration, and sustainability and will take place in Plymouth, Mich.…
Electric Vehicle Baterries Simulated in ANSYS Electric Vehicle Baterries Simulated in ANSYS…

ANSYS, General Motors LLC, the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and ESim team up on lithium-ion EV…
 

Are You Using DfX Practices?
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This spring ConnectPress and Geometric (now part of HCL Technologies) surveyed readers to see how they were deploying Design for…
 
C-Tech Helps Companies Go Green with SOLIDWORKS C-Tech Helps Companies Go Green with SOLIDWORKS…

C-Tech Innovation helps manufacturers create environmentally sustainable products with SOLIDWORKS Sustainability, SOLIDWORKS & SOLIDWORKS Simulation.…
 
5 Things to Check When Your Simulation Results are Wrong in SOLIDWORKS Simulation
This article by CAPINC points out five things to check when your simulation results are wrong. Check it out here:…
 
Installation Manager Cannot Find Required Source Files
A common hurdle to a pair or update of the SOLIDWORKS application is a failure of the Installation manager to…
 
Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?
Crashes may happen for a multitude of reasons. The main reasons we find are due to unsupported hardware or drivers.…
 
Difficult to select/delete dimensions in SWKS16
It is difficult to just select by clicking it - especially angular dimensions. When I select a dimension it opens…
 
 
Data Exchange & Collaboration 2015
 
3D Printing- The Possibilities are Endless
 
 
 
The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes to pipe threads, dowel holes…
 
4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool…
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated 2016 WPDM Admin Tool whether it's a client SOLIDWORKS…
 
How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD…
SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS highlights his favorites here.…
 
Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts…
The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a variety of native non-SOLIDWORKS files.…
 
EOS and Airbus Team on Aerospace Sustainability EOS and Airbus Team on Aerospace Sustainability…

The companies conducted an environmental lifecycle comparison of rapid investment casting and Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS).…
 
Nest's Smart Household Devices Attract Google's Interest Nest's Smart Household Devices Attract Google's Interest…

With Google's support, Nest will be even better placed to build simple, thoughtful devices such as the popular Nest Learning…
 
New Tool Evaluates Financial Impacts of Material Changes New Tool Evaluates Financial Impacts of Material Changes…

SolidWorks 2013 features a new tool to help users understand the financial and environmental impact of the changes they make…
 
 
Green Guides Announced at AAMA Conference Green Guides Announced at AAMA Conference…

The Green Guides are FTC's Guides for the use of environmental marketing claims.…
NREL Celebrates 25th Industry Growth Forum NREL Celebrates 25th Industry Growth Forum…

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has announced that its 25th Industry Growth Forum is scheduled for Denver Oct. 23…
Solar Racers Continue Winning Streak with SolidWorks Solar Racers Continue Winning Streak with SolidWorks…

The University of Michigan's solar racing team has won four consecutive races using a car designed in Solidworks 3D CAD…
NREL Engineer Honored for Geothermal Research NREL Engineer Honored for Geothermal Research…

A principal engineer from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has been honored for his work on condenser technology.…
Mississippi State Wins Year One EcoCAR Competition Mississippi State Wins Year One EcoCAR Competition…

EcoCAR 2 is a three-year competition that gives students the opportunity to gain real-world, eco-friendly automotive engineering experience.…
Intel Sets 2020 Environmental Goals Intel Sets 2020 Environmental Goals…

Intel Corporation has released its 2011 Corporate Responsibility Report, which includes new 2020 environmental goals.…
Laird Plastics Supports SGP Laird Plastics Supports SGP…

By supporting SGP, Laird is aligning with an organization that is devoted to reducing the environmental impact of printed materials.…
SOLIDWORKS Helps Create Stunning, Sustainable Products Intelligent Energy Fuels Green Taxis with SOLIDWORKS…

As part of the EU's Hytec program, Intelligent Energy was commissioned to introduce hydrogen fuel cell electric taxis in the…
 
A Pragmatic Approach to IoT A Pragmatic Approach to IoT…

Listen to this on-demand webinar as Dell highlights case studies, an architecture framework for IoT technology, and specific solution blueprints.…
Multidisciplinary Collaboration Made Easy with ESTECO Multidisciplinary Collaboration Made Easy with ESTECO…

With the ESTECO Enterprise Suite Airworks was able to share and manage simulation data and engineering knowledge effectively allowing for…
CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts…

Direct metal printing with 3D Systems' Quickparts service brings heat exchanger manufacturing down from months to weeks.…
ELM Energy Innovates with Dell IoT Solutions ELM Energy Innovates with Dell IoT Solutions…

ELM Energy adopted Dell Edge Gateway to create an Internet of Things (IoT) microgrid that lets it track and control…
Going Beyond the IoT to Create New Experiences Going Beyond the IoT to Create New Experiences…

This article provides examples of IoT, from improving air and water quality to automating cars like Tesla's Autosteer and Autopark…
U.K. Power Company Relies on SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D U.K. Power Company Relies on SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D…

Intelligent Energy Limited uses SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D to integrate electrical and mechanical designs for their fuel-cell applications.…
Whirl Energy Chooses SOLIDWORKS Over Inventor Whirl Energy Chooses SOLIDWORKS Over Inventor…

Whirl Energy uses SOLIDWORKS tools for design, analysis and PDM of their patent-pending submerged buoy power storage systems.…
Track Your Environmental Impact with Trayak Track Your Environmental Impact with Trayak…

Trayak offers designers tools such as EcoDesigner, EcoLabel, and EcoImpact for sustainable design and lifecycle analysis.…
Improving Wind Turbine Reliability Improving Wind Turbine Reliability…

Morgan Advanced Materials discusses the design and implementation of a more reliable wind turbine, including installing a reliable gearbox.…
C-Tech Helps Companies Go Green with SOLIDWORKS…
C-Tech Innovation helps manufacturers create environmentally sustainable products with SOLIDWORKS Sustainability, SOLIDWORKS & SOLIDWORKS Simulation.
 
Intelligent Energy Fuels Green Taxis with SOLIDWORKS…
As part of the EU's Hytec program, Intelligent Energy was commissioned to introduce hydrogen fuel cell electric taxis in the UK.
 
ELM Energy Innovates with Dell IoT Solutions…
ELM Energy adopted Dell Edge Gateway to create an Internet of Things (IoT) microgrid that lets it track and control their renewable energy solutions.
 
Whirl Energy Chooses SOLIDWORKS Over Inventor…
Whirl Energy uses SOLIDWORKS tools for design, analysis and PDM of their patent-pending submerged buoy power storage systems.
 
Thoughts on Complexity of Product Lifecycle in Supply Chain…
At the COFES 2015 Design and Sustainability Symposium Oleg discussed how the manufacturing environment requires new product lifecycle architectures.
 
Five Cool Gadgets from CES 2015…
Exhibitors showed off over 3,000 consumer products at Consumer Electronics Show (CES) last month and here are a few that caught our attention.