Well, here it is. ANSYS Discovery Live is finally … live. And that’s great, because it means we can have a first look at the software and tell you if it lives up to expectations. And I must say, I have been looking forward to trying Discov…Continue reading →
Creo 5.0 now offers the Creo Topology Optimization Extension. (Image courtesy of PTC.)
PTC has launched the latest version of its parametric CAD software, Creo 5.0. The new update comes with several new extensions that add functionality for manufactur…Continue reading →
Onshape now offers a formal release workflow process. (Image courtesy of Onshape.)
“We set out to build a new generation of modern CAD,” proclaimed Jon Hirschtick, co-founder and CEO of Onshape, the six-year-old start-up. This statement co…Continue reading →
FloMASTER, the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) platform from Siemens-owned Mentor Graphics, has announced the latest release of its fluid mechanics simulation package for piping applications.
The new release offers enhancements via increased integra…
Max Freeman, once Alibre vice president of marketing before it was acquired by 3D Systems, is now leading the 15-person company as it reestablishes its independence.
Max Freeman was vice president of marketing at Alibre, an MCAD company, in 2011. Alib…Continue reading →
It’s been a good couple of weeks for Texas-based CAE company Pointwise.
At the end of February, the Fort Worth company received the 2018 Small Business of the Year Award from the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce. And just this week, the company ann…
OK, so it might not be a huge army of killer robots, but a small army of practical manufacturing robots is still pretty cool, right? It sure is.
And with the new release of OCTOPUZ 2.0, efficient robotic simulation is within your grasp.
OCTOPUZ 2.0 h…Continue reading →
Many engineers and designers have cut their teeth building everything from buildings to vehicles to entire cities, with plastic connecting bricks. But few adults have managed to turn their childhood hobby into a full-time job.
Duncan Titmarsh, original…
Screenshot of PiXYZ Studio, now included in the Unity Industry Bundle. (Image courtesy of PiXYZ.)
Unity Technologies, developer of the real-time 3D development platform Unity, has announced a partnership with software company PiXYZ (pronounced pixies)…Continue reading →
Being an engineering student is tough. Not only do we have the stresses of exams and assignments to contend with, but many of us are broke for the most part, meaning we can’t afford to drop several thousand dollars on engineering software license…Continue reading →
Every business and employee would love to have the ability to simply innovate on demand, bring that new idea to market that will beat out competitors, and shake up the world as we know it. However, not every innovation is something that is earth-shatte…Continue reading →
For Natascha Neptune to succeed in engineering, she had to overcome her fear of failure. Throughout her career path, her ambition and hard work paid off, leading to a rewarding career that she couldn’t imagine her life without.
Natascha Neptune …Continue reading →
It can be tricky to find a technical publishing package that suits all of our requirements.
Many technical illustration/publication packages are very limited in terms of what type of 3D files they can import. From experience, my own preferred tech illu…