On September 8, 2022, the BIM Building Automation and Electrical Engineering Working Group was founded within the VDMA. The aim is to create increased awareness for the entire technical building equipment in the BIM planning process. CADENAS is a founding member alongside many companies, universities and institutes.

Metaphase Technologies' new online catalog impresses with its wide range of configuration options and now enables engineers to find the most suitable LED lighting product for their application.

CADENAS updated the Universal Plugin for Allplan 2022, Archicad® 25, AutoCAD® 2023, BricsCAD® V22, Tekla 2021, Revit® 2023, Vectorworks® 2022 as well as as well as the separate Plugin for AVEVA E3D Design (Version 2.1 or higher).

Optics company Theia Technologies has launched a 3D CAD product catalog and on-demand configurator for industrial lenses, offering interactive 3D previews and CAD models for free download for six product families.

A new 3D CAD product configurator from a visionary in emergency lighting is online: INOTEC Sicherheitstechnik now offers configurable, multi CAD and BIM capable 3D CAD models of its escape sign and emergency luminaires. The high-information product models make lighting design more efficient & precise.

CADENAS is part of the KOGNIA research project with the goal of developing a "Machine Learning-based Recommender System for Mechanical Design". The project was showcased in the famous Golden Room of Augsburg's City Hall to visitors of the Long Night of Science.

netwykZOLL is a cloud-based SaaS solution for individual and mass determination of customs tariff numbers according to current specifications. This time- and nerve-saving tool is now integrated into the Strategic Parts Management PARTsolutions by CADENAS via an interface.

ETA is an established manufacturer of enclosures and cabinets for automation applications. Always focused on innovation, ETA has just implemented a new 3D CAD product catalog based on eCATALOGsolutions.

The new 3D CAD product configurator from exaKT Hydraulik GmbH is one of the first fully comprehensive configurators for hydraulic power units with multi CAD output.