CADENAS NEWS

Since 1970, World Standards Day is celebrated each year on October 14. Standards are indispensable for the expansion of technological innovations, such as electromobility, because they accelerate development processes, ensure a high level of quality and increase acceptance of new technologies.

35 teams from around the world submitted their clever design ideas to the 8th Engineering Newcomer challenge. The innovative projects High-Temperature 3D Printer, Automatic Pellet Smoker and Twist-In Device for Tree Protection took the first three places and were officially awarded at the German trade fair Motek on October 5, 2021.

Bal Seal Engineering has launched a 3D CAD configurator powered by CADENAS that streamlines the custom engineering process. Their Seal Starter 3D™ for spring-energized seals combines the convenience of a DIY interface with the experience and support of an engineering team.

As online meetings have become standard in engineering, VidiPlus and CADENAS have developed a joint solution to keep the respective components in view at all times during design and planning meetings. From now on, the 3D CAD & BIM models of the technical search engine 3DfindIT.com can be directly integrated into video conferences.

CADENAS & Perspectix are now offering manufacturers of technical components the possibility to use their 3D CAD & BIM catalogs within the CPQ solution P'X Industry Solution for complex configurations. Areas of application are diverse, e.g. configuration of machines, planning of production lines, construction & calculation of control cabinets, planning of office furnishings or technical equipment of buildings.

Thanks to intelligent CAD data powered by CADENAS, DOCERAM positioning pins are used in the new body plant of a premium car manufacturer. The 3D CAD portal for high-performance ceramic components thus helps DOCERAM to achieve a considerable increase in sales.

Flotronics Automation launches 3D CAD product configurator for its machine guarding solutions. The American manufacturer passes on internal savings to customers by reducing project costs by 10 percent.

Megatech Software and CADENAS are further expanding their close collaboration of more than 20 years: Millions of 3D CAD models and the associated standards from over 700 manufacturer catalogs are now directly available in the CAD software solutions MegaCAD Metal and Mechanical Engineering thanks to the new PARTS4CAD Professional integration.

The international software manufacturer CADENAS continues to expand its global sales team. Find out what challenges the two new Key Account Managers, Gabriel Laffay in France and Roman Bruckner in Austria, are most looking forward to in supporting eCATALOGsolutions customers.

Saris Infrastructure digitized its bicycle infrastructure products and now offers them as 3D BIM CAD models for free download. An interactive product configurator for bicycle racks simplifies the digital planning of bicycle-friendly building designs.