In July 2017, International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announced the release of its CADfix Plant & Process Simplification (CADfix PPS) software. CADfix PPS is a new solution based on ITI’s CADfix, a software solution for CAD model transla…Continue reading →
As only China can do, a tremendous amount of engineering talent is supplied at low cost. Combined with the lower cost of materials and manufacturing, how hard can it be to see a market leading product — whether it is a 3D printer, a CNC machine, an au…Continue reading →
The TASS tool suite simulates and validates automated driving. (Image courtesy of TASS International.)
Engineering automotive products throughout the product lifecycle management (PLM) process will be easier as a result of Siemen’s announced acq…Continue reading →
Quick – what’s the area of a dodecahedron? I know, if you had a pad and pencil and a little time, you could derive it. I’ll bet the time required is a square function of the time you have been out of school though.
Don’t worry, the answer is at y…
An aluminium mold. (Image courtesy of Constellium.)
For as long as plastic injection molding has existed, the preferred material for mold cavities has been hardened steel. It is durable, strong and easier to rework if there are design changes. Due to …Continue reading →
A hundred years of hurricanes. Forecasting hurricanes still agonizingly difficult, even though simulation models are run on some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. Map by Top Tjukanov.
When you need a weather forecast the most –…Continue reading →