Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) software business unit and CADENAS have extended their partnership to provide students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) related fields, with free access to a popular product design productivity tool used by the global manufacturing industry.

GETOtec, the established solution provider for linear technology and mechanical engineering from Munich is one of the first customers to enjoy the pleasure of CADENAS’ PARTcommunity embedded technology.

CADENAS presents its global innovation: The 3D CAD download portal technology PARTcommunity has been now seamlessly integrated – without programming effort, but with a customer specific design and layout – in the website of a component manufacturer.

The American provider of the website www.sunglass.io partners exclusively CADENAS to offer component manufacturers and their industrial customers a comprehensive, high-level service for 3D CAD models.

AUGSBURG, GERMANY June 12, 2013 - CADENAS GmbH today announced the launch of the new PARTcommunity for PTC®, offering one of the world’s largest online catalog of CAD models in native formats of PTC Creo® design software. The community portal gives mechanical design engineers instant access to configure and download millions of certified native 3D CAD models from over 400 industrial supplier catalogs, at no cost to the engineer.

Today Sunglass, the easiest way to collaborate, manage and showcase 3D designs in the cloud, is launching the Sunglass Parts Library, an application on its Web-based platform which will give engineers access to over one million 3D manufacturing parts that can be dragged and dropped directly into web projects.