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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This workshop will be a face-to-face, interactive education in re-using 3D CAD models from design to manufacture. The workshop will be hosted by CADENAS PARTsolutions in the great Los Angeles metro area.

MBE / MBD Workshop: Enabling Your Digital Enterprise with Strategic Parts Management

Jennifer Herron, principal of Action Engineering, will lead a two-day immersive technical training course April 26-27, 2016 pertinent to the digital enterprises of mechanical and systems engineers in the Aerospace, Defense, Automotive, Medical, and other Product Development industries. Workshop: Enabling Your Digital Enterprise Online Registration: Here This workshop will be a face-to-face, interactive education in re-using 3D CAD models from design …

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Supplier standards: Finding the correct part doesn't need to be a "Choose your own Adventure" story

Engineering Treasure Hunt for Supplier Standards

By: Jennifer Herron, CEO Action Engineering MSCE & BSME, Author and CAD MBD / MBE / TDP / PMI Model-Based Consulting and Training Common parts, standard parts, supplier parts, vendor assemblies, stuff you buy from McMaster Carr — Whatever you call your parts that are purchased or regularly used in your assemblies, these are catalog parts, and they are separated into …

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Parts Management 201 eBook: Modern Standard Parts Management vs. Traditional Classification

Parts Management 201 eBook: Modern Standard Parts Management vs. Traditional Classification

CADENAS PARTsolutions CEO and industry expert, Tim Thomas, builds upon the concepts covered in Parts Management 101 with an all new eBook: Parts Management 201. The goal is to help manufacturers and engineers re-use digital parts and streamline their design process, by taking a look at a modern standard parts management strategy versus a traditional classification initiative. In the following excerpt, Tim …

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Approach Classification and Reuse the Way Gmail Did

Approach Parts Classification and Reuse the Way Google Did: Let the Machines do the Work

As business, engineering and manufacturing has moved deeper into the digital age they have found a myriad of new consequences and side effects stemming from the very tools they use to simplify their lives. Twenty years ago my email inbox was a clean slate. This was 9 years before Gmail had launched, I had an email address which I could …

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