HyperSizer Used in World's Largest All-composite Aircraft HyperSizer Used in World's Largest All-composite Aircraft…

Collier Research's HyperSizer optimization software was used to optimize the Stratolaunch aircraft's composite fuselage and wing structure.…
CoreTechnologie Fully Supports STEP AP242 for MBE CoreTechnologie Fully Supports STEP AP242 for MBE…

CoreTechnologie now supports reading and writing of STEP AP242 providing 3D information downstream, while maintaining PLM process flow.…
3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS 3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership…
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printers for Aero and Auto…

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator for lightweight plastic parts and the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator were previewed at IMTS.…
 

The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value
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This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from…
 
Efficient and Accurate Management in Helicopter Design Efficient and Accurate Management in Helicopter Design…

Airbus Helicopters needed a PLM partner, and chose PTC, to ensure that its cutting-edge H160 helicopter would be on time…
 
Disable Geometry Highlighting
How do I turn off the highlights on my geometry? Source: MCADCentral…
 
Weight Error
When I calculate the weight for my drawing I receive an error. Is there a way to fix this? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
 
Display One or Two Models
Is there a way to change the display mode of one or two models so that the lines display individually?…
 
Versioning Change Management
When I look at other APIs they included iterated/version meta data. How do I add this to my own files? From…
 
 
Data Exchange & Collaboration 2015
 
3D Printing- The Possibilities are Endless
 
 
 
Material Removal Is Improved in Creo NC…
Stock simulation is available in the Creo NC graphics window. You can save an in-process stock model for future use.…
 
3 New Sketcher Enhancements in Creo 4.0…
Watch this video by Gary Louis Lamit to learn about changes to the Selection feature, New Clip model capability and…
 
Calculating the Complete Inside Volume of Enclosures…
In this video you will be able to quickly and accurately calculate the inside volume of an enclosure such as…
 
Creo 4 Material Assignment Using Creo 4…
Material assignment can be accomplished using the Model Tree. Legacy Materials are available along with a new Standard Materials list…
 
GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions…

Plans are still on for the acquisition of Arcam announced in September, but plans to acquire German 3D printer maker…
 
KRONOS 800 Series Outperforms Competition in Benchmark KRONOS 800 Series Outperforms Competition in Benchmark…

The KRONOS workstation performs at extremely accelerated speeds, meeting challenges in engineering, 2D/ 3D CAD, rendering, and simulation.…
 
EnvisionTEC Introduces SLCOM 1 Composite 3D Printer EnvisionTEC Introduces SLCOM 1 Composite 3D Printer…

The SLCOM 1 can process a wide range of custom made thermoplastic reinforced woven fibers for use in aerospace,…
 
 
United Launch Alliance Lifts Off with 3D Printed Parts United Launch Alliance Lifts Off with 3D Printed Parts…

The ULA Atlas V Rocket included parts printed from a Stratasys Fortus 900mc Production 3D Printed, giving the team flexibility…
NASA-born Collier Research Unveils HyperSize Express NASA-born Collier Research Unveils HyperSize Express…

This user-friendly package is aimed at composite engineers, making it easier for those who find the professional version of the…
Modelon Forms Partnership to Broaden Software's Reach Modelon Forms Partnership to Broaden Software's Reach…

With the agreement, intrinSIM adds Modelica and FMI toolkits to its portfolio of Embeddable Technologies for Engineering Applications.…
Aras ACE 2016 Conference Around the Corner Aras ACE 2016 Conference Around the Corner…

The kick-off event in the company's global conference series, will be held March 15-17 at the Renaissance Center in Detroit,…
Mentor Introduces Multi-Discipline Systems Engineering Tools Mentor Introduces Multi-Discipline Systems Engineering Tools…

Used by automotive and aerospace OEMs the Capital Systems tools are part of the Capital suite for the electrical systems…
Webinar: What's Really Going on with MBE Webinar: What's Really Going on with MBE…

Register now for a Jan. 13 webinar that will discuss how top-tier companies are using MBE to solve high-level challenges.…
BAE Systems Sweden Standardizes on Aras PLM Platform BAE Systems Sweden Standardizes on Aras PLM Platform…

BAE Systems Sweden, a manufacturer of weapons systems and military vehicles, has selected Aras Innovator as the new common PLM…
Lean Principles Drive Boeing's Design Strategy 3D Scanning Enables Better Picture of Entire Part…

Stevens Manufacturing praises Hexagon's 3D scanners for their point cloud inspection, reverse engineering, virtual assembly and CNC milling.…
 
Struggling with Sharing Large CAD Files? Go Lightweight! Struggling with Sharing Large CAD Files? Go Lightweight!…

See how many companies have overcome obstacles in data planning, validation and collaboration of complex parts with Lattice Technology.…
3D Printing Across Diverse Fields Now and Beyond 3D Printing Across Diverse Fields Now and Beyond…

See how companies like Airbus, Trek and Unilver are using Stratasys polyjet multi-material technology for their 3D printing needs.…
3D Printing Could Revolutionize Explosives 3D Printing Could Revolutionize Explosives…

Los Alamos National Labs is using optically cured and FDM additive manufacturing to create next-generation high explosives.…
Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016 Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016…

One of the key points mentioned at both conferences was additive processes will outweigh subtractive methods within the next decade.…
Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions…

Mcor Technologies discusses the rapid shift in 3D scan-to-print applications, examples of industry-use and how to choose 3D scanners and…
Action Engineering Takes the Ropes on 3DCIC This Week Action Engineering Takes the Ropes on 3DCIC This Week…

The 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress takes place in Colorado this week and will focus on commercial applications of model-based…
Cyon Research, JPR, and Cambashi Talk About the Future Cyon Research, JPR, and Cambashi Talk About the Future…

Beyond PLM's Oleg Shilovitsky discusses the future of the industry after sitting in on presentations at COFES 2016.…
CFD Simulates Fluid Flow for Microturbine Engines CFD Simulates Fluid Flow for Microturbine Engines…

FloEFD is used to simulate the fluid flow, heat condition and combustion of a micro-turbine on an unmanned airborne vehicle…
Webinar: What's Really Going on with MBE, Now Available Webinar: What's Really Going on with MBE, Now Available…

This webinar by Anark discussed how top-tier companies in automotive and aerospace are using MBE to solve high-level challenges.…
Efficient and Accurate Management in Helicopter Design…
Airbus Helicopters needed a PLM partner, and chose PTC, to ensure that its cutting-edge H160 helicopter would be on time and on quality.
 
Cyon Research, JPR, and Cambashi Talk About the Future…
Beyond PLM's Oleg Shilovitsky discusses the future of the industry after sitting in on presentations at COFES 2016.
 
AMST Simulates the Frontiers of Aerospace with PTC Creo…
AMST creates pilot training equipment with help from 3D models created with Creo Parametric and digital prototypes created with Creo Simulate.
 
An Interview with CIMdata's A & D Practice Lead…
Cimdata checks in with Jim Roche on the upcoming CIMdata PLM Road Map for the Aerospace & Defense Industry and why they are focusing on A & D.
 
Raytheon Takes on Complexity with Help from Windchill…
David B. Slader, Raytheon explains why Windchill is necessary to help his company confront its need for organization-wide leadership.
 
Solar Impulse Sets Record for Solar Powered Flight…
Solar Impulse's HB-SIA has become the first airplane to cross the continental United States powered exclusively by solar energy.