Get to Know Your CADENAS PARTsolutions Team: Allison Williams

Allison Williams

Meet Allison Williams, Your Business Development Representative! Allison is a Business Development Representative at CADENAS PARTsolutions. She has experience in accounts receivable, marketing, and sales. She’s also worked at Walt Disney World as a College Program cast member. As a…

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How Will Virtual and Augmented Reality Change Manufacturing?

Factory: Female Industrial Engineer Wearing Virtual Reality Head

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently announced a new app that he hopes will change the workplace and the internet. Horizon Workrooms, Facebook’s new virtual meeting app, allows colleagues to meet remotely with virtual reality (VR) headsets and avatars. Unlike traditional…

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Which Iron Man Suit Is the Best?

Iron Man suit on computer screen

“Honestly, it’s impossible.” “Tony Stark was able to build this in a cave with a box of scraps!” “Well, I’m sorry. I’m not Tony Stark.” — “Iron Man” (2008) What seems impossible is never impossible for Tony Stark. He went…

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Engineering Captain America’s Shield

Captain America's Shield

“That thing does not obey the laws of physics at all!” Maybe to you, Spider-Man, but who says we can’t follow the laws of physics and still become superheroes? YouTuber Jake Laser turned himself into a real Avenger without gamma…

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What Is BIM

what is bim computer model

What Is BIM, and How Can It Help Architects? In April 2019, Holy Week had just begun when a fire broke out at Notre Dame Cathedral. Pedestrians watched as flames quickly tore through the structure and ripped down its iconic…

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NBA Teams Use Data Science to Engineer the Perfect Team

NBA data visualized

When a nerd gets pushed into their locker by the captain of the high school basketball team, neither one is probably thinking that they’ll be coworkers one day. But nerds have been key behind-the-scenes players in helping those jocks win…

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The Four Levels of CAD Model Quality

Levels of CAD data

Selling parts to engineers can be tricky when you’re not an engineer yourself. It’s a complicated field with a lot of specific terminology, and you’ll want your parts to satisfy your engineering customers’ needs. This starts with understanding the different…

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BIM and Architecture Terminology

BIM and Architecture Terminology

BIM and Architecture Terminology Marketing to architects is difficult if you don’t understand their language. You may not even know what BIM is. We’re here to help. Here are some architecture and BIM terms essential to learning the craft:  AEC:…

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Engineering Six Decades of Disney Robotics

Disney Robotics

Disney is creating autonomous robots for its parks with the help of a former Boston Dynamics engineer. When you think of robotics, Mickey Mouse probably doesn’t come to mind, but he should. For the past six+ decades, Disney has made…

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