60 Years of CAD Infographic: The History of CAD since 1957

60 Years of CAD Infographic: The History of CAD since 1957

Infographic : Alexis Barnhorn / Content Research: Laura Caudill 60 Years ago the “Father of CAD,” Dr. Patrick Hanratty created the first numerical control system, which would later become Computer Aided Design or CAD. The precision, versatility and edit-ability of CAD designs revolutionized the engineering, architecture and manufacturing landscape. The importance of CAD cannot be understated. Download the Full-Size PDF While …

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WARR Hyperloop Team Speeding into Phase II Competition Powered by PARTsolutions

WARR Hyperloop Team Speeding into Phase II Competition Powered by PARTsolutions

UPDATE: The WARR Hyperloop team achieve new heights! The student team from TU Munich shot to first place through the 1.25 km long test tube at speeds of 324 km/h at the SpaceX Hyperloop challenge competition II in Los Angeles. The team beat their previous success from competition I. Elon Musk, as initiator of the Hyperloop challenge, even took to Twitter himself …

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Hyperloop Design: How Ryerson's Hyperloop Team Streamlined their Design Process

Hyperloop Design: How Ryerson’s Hyperloop Team Streamlined their Design Process

In 2013, Elon Musk announced the concept of a “5th mode of transportation,” the hyperloop. In 2015, Musk decided that the best way reach some of the sharpest young minds in the world, would be to host an international competition with SpaceX, where students could submit prototypes for subsystems or the Hyperloop pod itself. What is a Hyperloop? A Hyperloop …

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Eaton Hydraulic Launch 3D CAD Configurator for Mill Duty Series Cylinders

Eaton Hydraulic Launch 3D CAD Configurator for Mill Duty Series Cylinders

Metric IM Mill Duty Series Cylinders manufactured at Eaton’s Pune, India plant are now available within Eaton’s 3D CAD configurator. Whether on the go or sitting in your office, this user-friendly tool delivers immediate access to 2D & 3D CAD drawings, list pricing, pdf datasheets, application guides & tools, and lead-times for mill duty, threaded and NFPA tie rod cylinders. …

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Ryerson Hyperloop Team Present Design Strategy and Process at 2017 CADENAS iForum

Ryerson Hyperloop Team Present Design Strategy and Process at 2017 CADENAS iForum

Ryerson International Hyperloop Team members Graeme Klim and Tayo Shonibare give an inspiring presentation which sparks interest and discussion from a room of seasoned engineers and executives! These young engineers are using cutting-edge tools to eliminate time wasted in the engineering process, using smaller and more agile teams to accelerate design cycles and create innovative new products. In 2016, we …

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CeaseFire Launch Online Catalog with Interactive 3D Visualization by CADENAS PARTsolutions

CeaseFire Launch Online Catalog with Interactive 3D Visualization by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Cincinnati, OH & Vancouver, WA– March 1, 2017 – CeaseFire, a Vancouver, Washington based manufacturer of fire-suppression systems, recently launched an all-new online product catalog, built by CADENAS PARTsolutions. The new catalog simplifies the search and selection of CeaseFire products by delivering interactive 3D visualization directly within the product pages. These new digital tools enable designers and engineers to more …

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Toshiba International Corporation Expands 3D Digital Parts Catalog with Medium Voltage Drives and Motors

Toshiba International Corporation Expands 3D Digital Parts Catalog with Medium Voltage Drives and Motors  

Cincinnati, OH – February 21, 2017 – Toshiba International Corporation’s Motors & Drives Division has recently expanded its online digital parts catalog to include medium-voltage motors for Open Enclosures (WPII) and Totally Enclosed (Dura-Bull). Built by CADENAS PARTsolutions, these digital product models were frequently requested by design engineers seeking accurate 3D CAD representations of Toshiba products for large scale projects. …

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