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Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down
Press Release Issued by Autodesk
After 14 years with Autodesk Bass announced his resignation as president and CEO, effective February 8. Bass to remain on BOD and new CEO is TBD.
Project Calrissian for CFD Extended to March Project Calrissian for CFD Extended to March
Announcement by Autodesk
This free technology preview features functionality from Autodesk Flow Design including solver optimizations, lift and drag charts, and more.
What's New for Inventor 2017.3 (Customers with Subscription) What's New for Inventor 2017.3 (Customers with Subscription)
Announcement by Autodesk
Inventor 2017.3 delivers fixes and over 20 product enhancements in projected sketch references, intelligent interference filtering, 3D PDF publishing.
Autodesk Opens BUILD Workshop for Construction Industry Autodesk Opens BUILD Workshop for Construction Industry
Announcement by Autodesk
The Boston-based Autodesk Building, Innovation, Learning and Design (BUILD) Space, is a free space for digital fabrication, robotics and construction.
Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017 Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017
Press Release Issued by Autodesk
Autodesk Netfabb 2017 for additive manufacturing integrates design enhancement, manufacturing preparation and build simulation tools.
Industry News
Survey to Measure How Organizations are Moving to DfX Survey to Measure How Organizations are Moving to DfX
Announcement by ConnectPress
This survey will measure how organizations are moving towards DfX. Learn more about Design-for-manufacturing and design-for-assembly.
Kenesto Delivers Kenesto Drive 2 Cloud-based PDM Kenesto Delivers Kenesto Drive 2 Cloud-based PDM
Press Release Issued by Kenesto
With the PDM cloud solution users can now manually define document dependencies for any type of document within SOLIDWORKS and Solid Edge.
Lenovo Introduces VR Ready Laptop and Updates ThinkPads Lenovo Introduces VR Ready Laptop and Updates ThinkPads
Press Release Issued by Lenovo
The Lenovo VR Ready ThinkPad P71 mobile workstation will be available in April starting at $1,849. Two other new models were also announced.
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing F123 Series Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing F123 Series
Press Release Issued by Stratasys
Stratasys is now taking orders for the FDM-based F123 Series, which replaces the Dimension line and will be available in March.
Hexagon to Acquire CAE Provider MSC Software Hexagon to Acquire CAE Provider MSC Software
Press Release Issued by Hexagon
Hexagon will purchase MSC for $834 million in an effort to strengthen its ability to connect traditionally separate stages of design and production.
Inventor Partners
Brush Up Your Skills with Pluralsight's Learning Paths Brush Up Your Skills with Pluralsight's Learning Paths
Press Release Issued by Pluralsight,
Pluralsight is now offering five new Autodesk learning paths: Autodesk Fusion 360, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Maya, & Autodesk 3ds Max.
Capture the World Around You with Leica's Mini BLK360 Capture the World Around You with Leica's Mini BLK360
Press Release Issued by Leica Geosytems
The BLK360 mini 3D imaging laser scanner will be bundled with Autodesk's ReCap 360 Pro and the new ReCap 360 Pro app for iPad.
We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation
Press Release by HP
Available this month, the workstation is 90% smaller than a traditional tower, measuring 2.3 by 8.5 inches. Starting price is $699.
Siemens Has Announced Plans to Acquire Mentor Graphics Siemens Has Announced Plans to Acquire Mentor Graphics
Press Release Issued by Mentor Graphics
Siemens to expand its digital industrial leadership with acquisition of Mentor Graphics. Learn more in the recorded conference call.
IMAGINiT Acquires Autodesk Business from Eagle Point IMAGINiT Acquires Autodesk Business from Eagle Point
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
IMAGINiT Technologies has acquired the Autodesk subscription customer base from Eagle Point Software so they can focus on their Pinnacle Series line.
User News
STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time
Press Release Issued by STAMOD Engineering
The engineering consultancy firm specializes in rapid tooling, simulation, legacy data, and new product design (NPD), using a variety of CAD tools.
Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration
Press Release by Aras
Aras will be used to strengthen the PLM capabilities of the Gripen aircraft, a smart fighter system.
Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power
By Autodesk
The Inventor of the Year for 2015 designs and manufactures retrofit hybrid powertrains for buses, reducing fuel consumption and emissions.
January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha
Announcement by Autodesk
The Brazil-based company uses Autodesk Fusion 360 to integrate physical and digital elements into their creative marketing campaigns.
Bright Agrotech is Inventing the Future of Agriculture
By Autodesk
ZipFarm, a vertical farming system, was designed with a variety of Autodesk tools, making them Autodes's December Inventing the Future candidate.
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Print BOM from Sheet Metal Part
How do I print the BOM from the flat panel dimensions of a sheet metal part? Source: 3DCADForums…
Add a Round Rubber Seal to a Groove
How do I set the mates for a round rubber seal I wish to add to a groove? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
Sharing ILogic Files
What is the best practice for sharing ILOGIC files? Source: Autodesk Forums…
Inventor 2016 mould modeling
I'm trying to do some modeling which involves a set angle on vertical faces. This is because I am trying to model a part which…
iParts
I am trying to learn how to produce an iPart,however on completion of the part and its variations when I try to save I get…
Parameter dialog box not showing up
My paramater dialog box is not showing up all of a sudden in Inventor.- From Joseph.Thodiyil…
Downloading a 3D CAD model
Can you please describe the procedure that I need to do to download a 3D CAD model?…
Rotate Geometry in Sketch Mode
Is there a way to rotate geometry in sketch mode? Source: ENG-Tips.com…