In times of digitization, companies are faced with countless challenges. Walter Leder, authorized officer at CADENAS, takes you through the exciting journey of the industrial revolution in his commentary and explains how companies can benefit from the latest developments in digital twins, IIoT and Industry 4.0.
Tata Steel launched their pioneering BIM Tool the "DNA Profiler" and product catalog, granting engineers and architects easy access to configurable products and instant BIM CAD downloads, right from Tata Steel’s website.
eCl@ss meets the needs of the growing importance of BIM and provides the AEC area the subject area 22, entitled construction technology. CADENAS is also very active as a proper eCl@ss member in BIM and improves with the download platform BIMcatalogs.net the communication between the manufacturer of construction components and architects, planners and civil engineers.
CADENAS has published the latest version of the well-known 3D CAD download portal PARTcommunity. Besides millions of intelligent engineering models of renowned component manufacturers, PARTcommunity Version 8 offers engineers and purchasers many innovations and features, thus making use even easier and more intuitive.
TENADO und CADENAS are now working hand in hand: Under the name TENADO PARTS, an ADD-ON software will be available starting in June 2018, which will supplement the TENADO programs for the intelligent engineering CAD data of components.
PUTZIN Maschinenbau GmbH provides intelligent 3D CAD models of its gear pumps, simplifying the design of complex lubricating systems. The Electronic Product Catalog is based on eCATALOGsolutions technology by CADENAS and has now been enhanced with important metadata such as weights and tariff numbers:
Environmental protection is also an issue in the development of new technical products in engineering. Since 2017, the so-called RoHS Directive also pertains to mechanical engineering and construction. We give tips on how component manufacturers can use environmental standards as a competitive advantage.
With the first rays of sunshine in spring, plants begin to sprout everywhere. Very similar to the CADENAS 3D CAD models download portal PARTcommunity: In March 2018 for the first time within a month, over 25.9 million 3D CAD models were downloaded by engineers and purchasers.
In order to make the finding of existing components in the company not a stroke of luck, PARTsolutions by CADENAS provides engineers extensive search methods. Therefore, they have more time for creative design.