SOLIDWORKS Technology Day for the Canadian Government

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On Wednesday June 7th , Javelin is joining forces with the SOLIDWORKS Technical Management team to host a special event that is reserved for the Canadian Government sector. Solve tough design validation challenges using digital simulation.

Goals in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

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One of the key technologies in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation is a concept in the software called Goals. The Goals in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation serve 3 purposes: Defines Design Goals and/or other important criteria. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Goal Types.

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The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

3D Perspectives

Role of Simulation in #AEC. Click to Tweet: Simulation helps us consider nature. & It can be helpful for investigating the implications of certain decisions made by city government agencies, and to plan and channel urban growth. SIMULIA for realistic simulation.

Pitt Engineers Receive $500,000 Award From NASA to Develop Materials Model for Simulating Microstructure Evolution During Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

PITTSBURGH (December 12, 2016) … Additive manufacturing (AM) researchers at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and simulation software company ANSYS, Inc. Paul Kovach | Director of Marketing and Communications | Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering-Research Aimed at Enhanced AM Modeling/Simulation Technology and New AM Qualification Standards

Additive Manufacturing

One grant will be used to develop enhanced modeling and simulation technology and the other, development of new qualification standards. With regard to computer modeling and qualification methods for AM, what needs do these grants address? .

Additive manufacturing stakeholders unite under GKN Aersopace £32M technology center

3D Printing Industry

Based in Bristol, the center has been funded using £15 million from the UK Government’s Aerospace Technology Institute, and £17 million […]. A new GKN Aerospace Global Technology Center (GTC), with additive manufacturing front and center of its strategy, is to be launched in 2020 with the collaboration of 15 household names from across the industry.

America Makes Announces Complete, Qualified Database of Material Properties for Fused Deposition Modeling® (FDM®) Additive Manufacturing of ULTEM™ 9085 Resin

Additive Manufacturing

As ULTEM 9085 resin is one of the only high-performance thermoplastic materials available for FDM, it was important to establish a complete database of material properties to further enable use in various commercial and government applications.

HI-AM Network – At the Forefront of Tangible Breakthroughs in AM Capabilities and Processes

Additive Manufacturing

The HI-AM Network is supported by the Government of Canada. These will facilitate the AM community and standards organizations (such as ASTM) to effectively use HI-AM generated materials as well as simulation, optimization, and real-time control tools.

Just Press Play: Our Favorite Videos from 2016

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SOLIDWORKS user Kirby Downey creates some phenomenal designs in SOLIDWORKS, but his 3D-printed versions are out of this world – especially this model, which hails from a galaxy far, far away. Here Kirby shows the process of designing an X-wing in SOLIDWORKS then printing the model at home.

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V4I Provides Advanced Assurance in Product Design and Manufacturing through Virtual Verification, Validation, and Visualization

Additive Manufacturing

Specifically, V4I delivers value-driven computation modeling and simulation solutions for research and development (R&D) of product and processes to advance cross-industry innovation and support the digital thread. “We Blairsville, Pa. October 3, 2018.

Virtual Singapore: A Platform to Solve Emerging and Complex Challenges

3D Perspectives

The National Research Foundation (NRF), Prime Minister’s Office, Singapore, and Dassault Systèmes have announced a cooperation to develop Virtual Singapore, a realistic and integrated 3D model with semantics and attributes in the virtual space.

Why Better Oversight of Oil and Gas Projects is Needed

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More effective governance over project portfolios is also needed to ensure the most optimum projects are invested in. EY proposes that companies improve oversight by employing better Governance and Assurance.

Achieving Small-scale Mining Efficiency

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Dassault Systèmes’ 3D EXPERIENCE platform can addresses all of these challenges and the recommendations McKinsey makes Its collaborative backbone, integrates modeling, engineering, simulation, and information intelligence applications and the data they produce.

Virtual Singapore and the Economy of the Digital Twin

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Click to Tweet: “#IoT = new level of interconnectivity; digital twin city helps @govSingapore plan for #sustainability” 3D computer models of buildings and cities are familiar to many, but Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCity takes the concept further. Author: Ingeborg Rocker.

We’re the world’s most sustainable corporation

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Calling us “ a major force in sustainable innovation ” the report cited the impact that our digital technologies have had in helping companies and governments adopt renewables, experiment with various forms of sustainable mobility and create smarter cities.

Investing a Desirable Future for Cities

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In big cities, everything – buildings, lifestyles, the environment, government, transportation networks, and its inhabitants – is structured into an ecosystem where resiliency and adaptability are essential to ensure sustainability. The flock-of-birds model.

AEC Industry Trends: Driving Toward Connection, Digitization, Transformation

3D Perspectives

The 3DEXPERIENCity “Experience Room” is one example of how AR/VR tools work for AEC: stakeholders are projected into a collaborative workspace through which experts from government, business, urban planning, infrastructure design, and so on, can work together in harmony to define a city’s future.

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CATI Tech Notes: Create the Best Design Through Optimization

CATI Tech Notes

Modeling. Simulation.   While possible to create multiple simulation studies with minor differences to find the best design, separate studies take extra time, even when run at the same time.    This will be a sensor to govern the study. 

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Virtual Cities: Let’s Rethink the Way We Live

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Singapore is a pioneer in creating a comprehensive virtual model of itself: a virtual city. Before being elected as Mayor, she served as government employee in Surabaya City Government for more than 20 years.

How Digital Twin Tech Is Helping Drive Industry

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Digital twin technology centers on highly detailed models of complex real-world objects recreated in virtual 3D environments. Digital twins provide highly accurate simulations that can be studied, adjusted and reconfigured with ease. By Cameron Wilson and Jason Compton.

Reimagining Urban Planning with 3DEXPERIENCity: New urban morphologies for connected work- and lifestyles

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Rocker is responsible for developing a vision and strategy for modeling and simulating our planet with a particular focus on urban settlements. 3DEXPERIENCity, Wind Simulation for Singapore City, Singapore. Traditional models of urbanism are challenged today by the growing and increasingly diversified population in cities. Urban planners will find they need a new planning model that takes into consideration the needs of hyper-dense cities.

Making Cities Bigger and Better

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Without any formal government, mechanisms to maintain access emerge all over the world.”. The informal areas are simply “built outside formal planning and building regulations of the government,” he says. “In Modeling technology can simulate “what if” scenarios.

Atlas 3D’s Sunata™ Software Turns Designs Into Successful Builds…Every Time!

Additive Manufacturing

The TCN applies its thermal modeling algorithm to arrive at the optimal orientation and support structure for that design after running it through 100 different orientations.

ADAPT and Colorado School of Mines Host Distinguished Speaker in Additive Manufacturing November 8

Additive Manufacturing

Wayne King of Lawrence Livermore National Labs to discuss simulation and modeling of metal powder bed fusion additive manufacturing process. This goal is the same vision for the data-informatics-based modeling that is at the heart of our work at ADAPT.”.

Spotlight on MEMKO: Pushing Collaboration Across the Project Life Cycle to Revolutionize Design and Construction

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With the 777, Miletic was part of the team to design and build an aircraft using 3D CAD as the master model. The next step was the 787: the first aircraft designed without paper using Model Based Definition (MBD). Everyone, from supply to production, worked from digital models.

Find Out Why You Should Attend a SWUGN Technical Summit

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Over the course of the day’s training sessions, I took 17 pages of notes on part modeling, simulation, large assembly management, PDM and surfacing. I take notes and make myself reminders. It’s what I do.

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Reaping the Full Rewards of Digital Transformation in Mining Industry

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It also offers the applications required for modeling, planning, and execution across the mining value chain, allowing for a holistic understanding of how well everything is performing.

Lithium Mining and Electric Vehicles: Powering Innovation and a Greener Future

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In India, plans are even more ambitious, with the government aiming to become 100% electric vehicle by 2030. With this capability, new kinds of “what if” questions can be asked and then simulated to see what the outcome will be.

Manufacturing in the Age of Experience Spotlights Sustainable Manufacturing

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Orchestrating the value network —modelling collaboration, transparency and efficiency to serve a fast changing, ever more complex market. Sustainable manufacturing can create and support new business models,” says Ke Wang.

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Wohlers Associates and America Makes Offer Course on Design for Additive Manufacturing for Managers and Executives

Additive Manufacturing

The course also covers lattice/mesh structures, the important of DfAM rules and guidelines, and distortion modeling and simulation.

Thoughts on Making Mining Lean

3D Perspectives

Business Agility is the ability to identify, simulate, validate, and adapt business processes more robustly to changing conditions. Establish excellence in business governance to gain visibility and control over planning and production.

Adapting Manufacturing Industry Best Practices to Improve AEC Outcomes

3D Perspectives

An Extended Collaboration model synchronizes productive interactions between designers, suppliers, and builders. ” Extended Collaboration Model for Design, Construction, and Operations. More than: 3D Models, BIM Models. Process Simulation.

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High Demand for New Solutions at BIM World 2015 in Paris

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The sold-out event attracted broad attendance from architects, designers and contractors, to those from government, other industries, and the general public.

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Civil Design Case Study: Yanggao South Road Tunnel

3D Perspectives

The platform adopts the Cloud platform and the structure model of the central server to unify the database of the project. Ease of Simulation. This gave great convenience to the latter-stage quantitative surveying and simulated implementation. Cross-Model Clash Detection.

With Renewables, It’s Location, Location, Location

3D Perspectives

As renewable energy projects multiply , and with momentum expected to accelerate thanks to the Paris Agreement on climate change, advances in modeling and simulation are improving site selection in order to maximize the return on investment. It’s creating a boom in detailed modeling.”.

Electric, Connected & Autonomous Vehicles: Podcast Part II

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So there are more and more regulations put in place by governments cities, to restrict the usage of gasoline engines. So adding hundreds of cells together makes for very big models. So we are looking at methods to simplify those models while retaining the critical information.

Find Out Why You Should Attend a SWUGN Technical Summit

The Solidworks Blog

Over the course of the day’s training sessions, I took 17 pages of notes on part modeling, simulation, large assembly management, PDM and surfacing. I take notes and make myself reminders. It’s what I do.