ABB Enriches Its Interactive Catalog with Intelligent Engineering Information from CADENAS

ABB Enriches its Interactive Catalog with Intelligent Engineering Information from CADENASJust one click will get you from the digital product brochures directly to the 3D CAD model, PDF data sheet, product video and more.


The ABB division of electrification products now offers an interactive version of a flip catalog for the SNK series terminal blocks.

Here the customers and interested parties can browse through all available terminal blocks and can also access intelligent, technical product information such as 3D CAD models, PDF data sheets, product videos or other websites with a click. Engineers can download ABB’s 3D CAD engineering data directly in more than 100 native formats such as Autodesk® Inventor™, SolidWorks®, Siemens Solid Edge®, NX, etc. and integrate into their own CAD systems.


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Best practice for maximum customer convenience

It’s easy for customers to get to the interactive catalog version directly to ABB’s 2D and 3D CAD model: After clicking on the product type indicator within the product table of the interactive catalog, ABB customers and prospects get to the suitable CAD model of the ABB product catalog quickly and directly. This is based on CADENAS eCATALOGsolutions technology and fits seamlessly into ABB’s technology used for flip catalogs. Moreover, users can click the order code with the product table to reach the respective product detail page with further component information such as data sheets or technical data.

“The interactive version of the ABB terminal blocks product catalog allows us to include CAD models, videos and links to other websites with further information. In general, this is an interesting topic for all of our customers,” says ABB.

ABB Enriches its Interactive Catalog with Intelligent Engineering Information from CADENAS


ABB flip catalog includes versatile terminal blocks

The SNK series terminal blocks from the interactive catalog version can be used worldwide in industrial and commercial applications of all types. They adapt quite well to harsh environmental conditions and, due to their electric strength, they are specially adapted for use in solar, waste and water, railway and marine applications.

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Flexible software solution meets all challenges

The software solution eCATALOGsolutions enables the technology company ABB to provide top customer service, as its engineers and purchasers always have access to all important ABB information and data. “eCATALOGsolutions offers component manufacturers a number of options for making life a lot more convenient for engineers with their product information. With its flexible and modular structure, the CADENAS software solution for Electronic Product Catalogs can also be directly integrated into the company’s website or an existing eShop. Thus, our customers stay one step ahead of their competitors on the market,” confirms Jürgen Heimbach, CEO CADENAS.

You can find ABB’s Electronic Product Catalog here.

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About ABB

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 125 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. As title and technology partner of Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 136,000 employees.

This post was originally published by CADENAS.

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Adam Beck

Director of Marketing at CADENAS PARTsolutions | A Marketing graduate from the Miami University, Farmer School of Business in Oxford Ohio, Adam has years of experience in marketing and design for a variety of industries.