CADENAS NEWS

For the 9th time, the international Engineering Newcomer competition offers budding engineers a stage for their creative project designs. Cash prizes worth a total of €7,500 await the winning teams and their educational institutions in addition to the title.

Standardization is a necessary but time-consuming topic in which information has to be digitized manually on a large scale. In a free webcast on 17 February 2022 at 3 p.m. CET, IHS Markit and CADENAS show strategies on how to bring standardization into the digital age by effectively linking information.

The coalition agreement of the new German traffic light government announces a digitalization offensive in the construction industry. Standardized BIM procedures with Open-BIM are to reduce bureaucracy and thus enable construction projects to be implemented faster, more efficiently and more sustainably in the future.

Pressure sensor manufacturer Superior Sensor Technology has released a 3D CAD configurator to enhance the digital customer experience for design engineers. The new service expands the company's online presence and helps generate more qualified leads.

The current SparePartAssist research project aims to simplify the recording and procurement of spare parts: With the help of an app, already installed components can be scanned by an AR assistance system. Suitable spare parts can then be displayed using the geometric similarity search powered by CADENAS.

With more than 5.5 million free CAD models for engineers & planners, the visual search engine 3DfindIT.com powered by CADENAS takes first place in the ranking of Aniwaa, the comparison platform for additive manufacturing and 3D scanning. Listed are numerous download portals for 3D printable files and CAD models.