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Fully Certified Software translates and validates JT models.

August 25, 2016

Packaged as desktop or server solution that supports integration into PLM or workflow automation tools, multi-CAD CADfix translation software provides validation of JT geometry and PMI to help streamline JT collaboration processes to ensure maximum productivity, reduce downstream rework and lead times, and guarantee product quality. Geometry diagnostics, repair, and translation tools, combined with wizard interface, ensure industry requirements for JT-based interoperability are met. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Analyzer verifies logical USB Type-C port operation.

August 18, 2016

Integrated in Voyager M310C SuperSpeed USB 3.1 protocol verification platform, USB Type-C™ Compliance Suite allows developers to verify logical USB Type-C port operation as well as compliance to USB-IF's USB Type-C Functional Verification Specification for devices utilizing USB Type-C interface. Software utilizes emulation scripts to mimic USB Type-C port behaviors and includes full source code for all test cases. Single click initiates suite and generates pass/fail reports. Read More

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Tilted Height Lines by ACSYS - Realistic 3D Effect without Depth engraving!

August 17, 2016

CSYS Lasertechnik presents a new technology available in the laser processing: Tilted Height Lines by ACSYS This designation stands for an intelligent technology to reproduce three-dimensional CAD reliefs with simple lines on most different materials. The lines are generated in the software (AC-LASER) by ACSYS. In the Software the lines cover the CAD Relief and follow the height profile... Read More

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PCB CAD Software addresses rigid-flex, high-speed design.

August 16, 2016

To efficiently manage density and performance requirements for PCB systems, Xpedition® flow provides technologies to enable design and verification of 3D rigid-flex structures as well as those to automate layout of high-speed topologies with advanced constraints. Engineers can design and verify complex rigid and flex PCBs in fully supported 3D environment and then export 3D solid model to MCAD. Along with intuitive UI, features include DFM validation and NPI tools as well as layout automation. Read More

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Storage Tank Design Software enables analysis to API standards.

August 11, 2016

Used for storage tank design, analysis, and evaluation, TANK™ 2016 performs calculations in accordance with American Petroleum Institute (API) Standards 620, 650, and 653. Analysis can also take into account wind, seismic, and settlement conditions as well as calculate air venting requirements to API 2000 Section 4.3. Along with output to .VUE files, features include facilitated navigation, streamlined News Feed Page, and menu-driven UI that allows accelerated definition of input and functions. Read More

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GRABBER Construction Products Chooses DocOrigin

August 4, 2016

Replaces aging JetForm Central document generation system CAPE CORAL, Fla., Aug. 2, 2016 - Eclipse Corporation is pleased to announce the successful installation and implementation of DocOrigin at GRABBER Construction Products, a leading distributor of quality construction products, based in Utah. GRABBER came to Eclipse Corporation seeking a replacement for JetForm, which is nearing its... Read More

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Viega Solutions Included in RevitR and AutoCADR MEP Service Software

July 27, 2016

AutoDesk building system design programs are the latest to include Viega. WICHITA, Kan. - Viega solutions are now included in Revit, a design software which provides building information modeling tools for architects, MEP engineers, structural engineers and designers within the construction industry. Viega solutions are also included on AutoCADR MEP software for drafting, designing and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Middle East Technical University Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Composite Wind Turbine Blades

July 14, 2016

North Logan, Utah (USA) - AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, announced today Middle East Technical University (METU) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite wind turbine and helicopter rotor blades. METU has used VABS for a variety of projects in its Department of Aerospace... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Lantek Software Will Power Promotech Pipe Cutting Machines

July 14, 2016

Lantek has reached an agreement with Polish company Promotech to supply its world leading sheet metal software with Promotech’s pipe profile cutting machines which can cut pipes up to diameter of 1500 mm and length of 12 metres with oxy-fuel or plasma. Promotech has been manufacturing and supplying welding and cutting machinery since 1987 and has over 300 products including: portable... Read More

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CAD/CAM for Tooling Software increases capabilities via functions.

July 8, 2016

Cimatron™ v13 optimizes processes and increases factory floor productivity regarding design and manufacturing of molds, dies, and discrete parts. Along with diverse CAD for tooling functionalities and drafting capabilities, features include conformal cooling design capability, mold-design applicative tools, separate environments for progressive- and transfer-dies, smart electrode mirroring tools, and complete plate machining solution. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

GF Machining Solutions Leads Customers to Tomorrow's Smart Factories

July 5, 2016

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – At IMTS 2016, GF Machining Solutions will showcase new strategies implemented to advance the development of Industry 4.0 – a growing, worldwide movement to create smart factories that incorporate machine intelligence, modern automation, data exchange and the latest manufacturing technologies. One such technological advancement and an important step toward the... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

NVMe Protocol Analyzer/Exerciser test and monitor SSD devices.

June 30, 2016

SMBus protocol-enabled Summit™ T34 Protocol Analyzer and Summit Z3-16 Exerciser/Test Platform are used to test and monitor SSD devices and systems using NVM Express® (NVMe) protocol. Summit T34 protocol analyzer supports SMBus protocol decoding integrated into NVMe and PCIe protocol traffic trace display. Also, protocol exerciser/test platform generates SMBus protocol traffic to aid testing of NVMe-MI protocol in addition to standard PCIe, NVMe, and SATA Express traffic generation. Read More

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Probing Software optimizes on-machine probing cycles.

June 17, 2016

Inspection Plus with SupaTouch™ optimizes on-machine measurement cycles to reduce cycle time by up to 60%. Optimization process automatically determines and selects highest feedrates machine tool can achieve while maintaining measurement accuracy. Intelligent in-cycle decision making is used to implement 1- or 2-touch probing strategy for each measurement routine and eliminates need for manual optimization of on-machine positioning feedrates, measurement feedrates, and strategies. Read More

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Tyco to Preview the Next Generation of Sprinkcad

June 16, 2016

Demonstration to be at NFPA Conference Expo LANSDALE, Pa., USA – Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, will introduce and demonstrate its new SprinkCAD 3D and SprinkCODE Connect software in addition to its full-line of sprinklers and industry-leading fire valves, during the NFPA Conference & Expo June 13-16, 2016... Read More

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Plug-In Software for SOLIDWORKS enables direct scan data input.

June 14, 2016

By enabling 3D scan data processing directly within SOLIDWORKS environment, Geomagic® for SOLIDWORKS® streamlines creation of feature-based solid and surface data for industrial designers and engineers. Users can scan physical objects into SOLIDWORKS and model resulting data into solid object within minutes. Other features include scan registration, automated smoothing, instant wrapping to polygons, mesh editing, surfacing, and automated Smart Selection tools for extracting solid features. Read More

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Vectorworks Architect 2016 Receives Architosh's "BEST of SHOW" Award

June 13, 2016

Design and BIM software recognized in Desktop category at AIA Convention 2016 Columbia, MD (June 9, 2016) - Global design and BIM software developer Vectorworks, Inc. received Architosh’s “BEST of SHOW” award in the Desktop category for its Vectorworks® Architect 2016 solution at last month’s American Institute of Architecture (AIA) Convention 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Services, Software

Contech Engineered Solutions Releases a New Stormwater Design Tool

June 10, 2016

WEST CHESTER, Ohio - Contech Engineered Solutions launched a new on-line program for designing stormwater detention and infiltration systems constructed from Contech corrugated metal pipe (CMP).  The new tool will allow engineers to quickly prepare designs for estimates and project meetings, and be more efficient with their time. The free tool is available at Read More

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Tebis to Feature its Version 4.0 at IMTS '16

June 8, 2016

IMTS '16 Exhibitor Preview — With Version 4.0 and its latest release, Tebis America has redesigned the user interface for optimal production processes in model, mold and die manufacturing, Tebis America, a leading software company specializing in CAD/CAM systems for design and manufacturing—servicing the tool, die, mold, aerospace and automotive manufacturing industries, will... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Looking for Automation in Your CAM and Inspection Software? Visit IMTS Booth E-3222

June 6, 2016

Visit IMTS Booth E-3222 Delcam, an Autodesk company since 2014 continues to improve the software to help companies that need to increase productivity and reduce lead times. This often involves the notion of a re-imagined approach towards innovation and the adoption of the Internet of Things with connected systems. Visitors to IMTS, held in Chicago, IL from September 12th to the 17th at... Read More

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CAM Software fosters CNC technology learning and utilization.

June 6, 2016

Available for VisualCAD/CAM, RhinoCAM, and VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS, CAMXpress provides makers, tinkerers, and DIYers with such 2 ½-axis methods as facing, pocketing, profiling, and drilling as well as such 3-axis methods as Z-level roughing and parallel finishing. Ball, flat, corner radius, V, and drill tools are standard, and post processors are also included. Read More