Reduce Engineering Waste: How One Engineer Doubled His Design Time by Working Smarter, not Harder.

Reduce Engineering Waste: How One Engineer Doubled His Design Time by Working Smarter, not Harder.

“This year we’re going to maximize profitability by being leaner and more agile!”   “By working together, we’ll reduce cost and increase productivity, to achieve undisputed industry leadership!”   Sounds good, but what does that even mean? These well-intentioned phrases, like many others, are designed to rally the troops at businesses around the world. Whether you come from the Fortune …

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Toyo Seikan Reduce Parts Search and Creation by 80% with PARTsolutions SPM

Toyo Seikan Reduce Parts Search and Creation by 80% with PARTsolutions Strategic Parts Management

Toyo Seikan has been producing PET bottles, cans, plastic and metal packaging containers since 1917. Since 2008, they have been using PARTsolutions Strategic Parts Management software to support their engineering efforts.  The Japanese manufacturer employs the software as a part search tool and supplier parts library. Due to the use of numerous supplier parts in Toyo Seikan products, the ability …

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Ryerson Hyperloop Team Accelerate Design Using AIA NAS 3D Digital Standards built by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Ryerson Hyperloop Team Accelerate Design Using AIA NAS 3D Digital Standards built by CADENAS PARTsolutions

The Ryerson University International Hyperloop Team announces a digital engineering solution sponsorship with the Aerospace Industries Association and CADENAS PARTsolutions. The Ryerson Team is utilizing native CATIA 3D CAD models of the AIA National Aerospace Standards (NAS), built by digital parts management firm CADENAS PARTsolutions. Using these certified components in the design process, the team was able to successfully reduce …

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Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Launch Authorized 3D CAD Models of Aerospace Standards built by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Launch Authorized 3D CAD Models of Aerospace Standards built by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Cincinnati, OH – June 13, 2016 – CADENAS PARTsolutions, a leading provider 3D product catalogs and digital parts management solutions for manufacturers, announces a new partnership with the Society of Automotive engineers (SAE) to offer authorized 3D CAD models of SAE Aerospace Standards (AS) components, providing a valuable new tool for engineers across the aerospace and defense industry to accelerate …

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Parker-Hannifin Receives 2016 Manufacturing Leadership Award for Innovative Use of CADENAS PARTsolutions Strategic Parts Management Software

Parker-Hannifin Receives 2016 Manufacturing Leadership Award for Innovative Use of CADENAS PARTsolutions Strategic Part Management Software

June 7, 2016 – Cincinnati OH and Cleveland OH – Parker-Hannifin, a global industrial manufacturing leader based in Cleveland Ohio, has been honored by Frost Publishing, receiving a 2016 Manufacturing Leadership Award for their forward-thinking implementation of CADENAS PARTsolutions Strategic Part Management (SPM) software. CADENAS PARTsolutions, a Cincinnati, Ohio based software firm, are the architects of the platform and key …

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Without Strategic Parts Management your team is dumpster diving for parts.

A Case for Strategic Parts Management: Your Engineering Team is Dumpster Diving for Parts

It’ true. Your Engineering team is currently swimming head-first in the digital garbage bin. They’re hunting for parts outside of every PLM and ERP rule set you have painstakingly set-up. It’s not the quality or accuracy of the CAD models which makes them a problem for a PLM administrator. The problem is HOW these parts are acquired and stored internally. Usually unauthorized downloads …

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Parts Reuse Strategy and Digital Marketing Tactics at the 2016 Annual Industry Forum

On 8th and 9th March, more than 200 visitors from all over the world convened in Augsburg Germany for the 17th annual Industry Forum.  Attendees from the mechanical, plant and electrical engineering fields learned from their peers about innovations and trends including sustainable cost reduction with a parts reuse strategy and digital marketing tactics with digital CAD and BIM catalogs. Listening is …

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