Tag: CATIA

Russian nuclear plant builder uses Dassault technology for construction processes

Russian nuclear plant builder uses Dassault technology for construction processes

Multi-D combines Catia, Enovia, and Delmia for detailed modeling and simulation. The partnership is an example of Dassault’s expansion to new industries. Russian nuclear plant engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company NIAEP recently completed the first phase of its strategic partnership with Dassault Systèmes to develop a 3D technology that combines business processes with construction [...]

By December 21, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Dassault Systèmes woos designers to the 3DExperience vision

Dassault Systèmes woos designers to the 3DExperience vision

Catia division CEO Philippe Laufer went to Stuttgart to convince designers his company knows the way forward. By Tom Lansford When you look at the Internet today, you will find tools to share and exchange photos, videos, and everyday life experiences. Dassault Systèmes has seen itself as a 3D company for a very long time [...]

By December 7, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Plastics contractor Lakowa builds business around ZW3D

Plastics contractor Lakowa builds business around ZW3D

Custom automotive interiors for business and medicine are among the many products Lakowa designs or modifies in ZW3D. Lakowa is a development partner, systems supplier, and manufacturer specializing in custom plastic parts and assemblies for a variety of international industry partners. They have gained a reputation for their work on custom automotive interiors for such [...]

By November 21, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Siemens acquisition forges new links between digital and physical worlds

Siemens acquisition forges new links between digital and physical worlds

Siemens’s acquisition of LMS International demonstrates the commitment of the PLM group two integrating tools for design through production. With its own manufacturing as well as design, simulation, and data management Siemens AG has more puzzle pieces than the PLM competitors.

Dassault Systèmes unveils a grand strategy for the next 10 years

Dassault Systèmes unveils a grand strategy for the next 10 years

PLM becomes one element in a larger plan to help enterprises compete in an experience economy. New Industry Solutions meld several Dassault products to create targeted applications. When a software company invites an outside keynote speaker to the opening day of a customer conference, the goal is usually inspiration and entertainment before the serious stuff [...]

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 15% in third quarter

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 15% in third quarter

Europe was slower, SolidWorks was flat, and French taxes went up. Headcount tops 10,000 for the first time. Despite market slowdowns also noticed by competitors, Dassault Systèmes (EPA: DSY) today reported third quarter revenue up 15% compared with results from a year earlier. The maker of Catia and SolidWorks said sales in Asia/Pacific and the [...]

CCE app saves Catia user Metalsa 30 hours per month

CCE app saves Catia user Metalsa 30 hours per month

Metalsa used skilled engineers to extract information from Catia V5 files to generate new quotes. The app now allows an estimator to extract the data without knowledge of how to use Catia. Automotive structural component manufacturer Metalsa is a global tier one supplier to a variety of auto manufacturers. An important part of its work [...]

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 10% in second quarter

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 10% in second quarter

The publisher of Catia and SolidWorks now expects to hit €2 billion in revenue this year. PLM vendor Dassault Systèmes (DSY: Euronext Paris) today reported it achieved double-digit revenue growth for the second quarter of 2012, ending June 30, 2012. Total revenue in the quarter was €502.9 million, ($608.9 million) up 17% (10% in constant [...]

Engineers create iPhone 4 armor with Catia

Engineers create iPhone 4 armor with Catia

GID Development usually consults on projects for other companies, but decided it was time to create their own product. BodyDock Cellphone Armor was designed using Catia and related Dassault Systèmes products from start to finish. GID Development has for years been an engineering consulting company, with a twin emphasis on product design and factory management. When [...]

Is Catia V6 over the hump?

Is Catia V6 over the hump?

Everybody wanted to talk about Catia V6 at this year’s Catia Operator’s Exchange (COE) Conference. Some manufacturers are creating new products in V6, others remain cautious.  By L. Stephen Wolfe, P.E. The annual spring conference of the Catia Operator’s Exchange (COE) provides an affordable opportunity for customers of Dassault Systèmes’ flagship Catia CAD software in [...]