CADENAS NEWS

The technology specialist Wilo is now going online with its new Building Information Modeling (BIM) Portal, in order to virtually design projects in building services and water management.

CADENAS is releasing a new version of its BIMcatalogs.net plugin: From now on, architects and planners can use it to access manufacturer-verified BIM and CAD models directly in Autodesk Revit 2021, GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD 23 and Nemetschek Allplan 2020 and integrate them easily into their designs.

Smalley products, such as the spiral retaining rings and space-saving wave springs are becoming increasingly popular. In order to provide its customers with the best possible customer service, Smalley has standardized its industrial springs and made them available in the new online product configurator.

Honourable distinction for the 3D CAD model of a spaceship from the popular PARTcloud.net sharing portal powered by CADENAS: The 3D model named Marsonia of a Croatian CADENAS employee has made it on the cover of a Croatian science fiction magazine of the Marsonic series.

Currently, companies are forced to push their digitization strategy much faster. We reveal the reason why innovative manufacturers with a digital eCATALOG and product data as digital twin are now clearly ahead of their competitors.

CADENAS now offers component manufacturers the possibility to add 3D BIM models to their ETIM classified products with minimal effort. The ETIM product information is used as a starting point.

For the first time, engineers, architects, planners and designers worldwide have downloaded 46,530,454 CAD engineering & BIM data. This increase also pleases the component manufacturers represented on the CADENAS portals, because every 3D CAD download of a product represents a valuable sales lead.

With IHS Markit and PARTsolutions by CADENAS 3D CAD models according to the SAE/AS Aerospace Standard of the Society of Automotive Engineers are available, for direct use in Dassault SOLIDWORKS or other common CAD systems. This accelerates the design process for aerospace and defense projects significantly.

In an exclusive interview, Business Development Manager Alexander Wagner reveals how a smart digitization strategy can help component manufacturers like KRAUS Austria to achieve a significant competitive advantage.