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SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual Announced

SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual Announced
January 27, 2014 3 Comments »

Looks like SolidWorks World 2014 started off with a bang today with the release announcement of SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual.  With an NDA that still appears to be in place, I can’t comment much on the specifics of it, but it ... Read More »

And so, I took a year off

And so, I took a year off
January 25, 2014 2 Comments »

Its January which means….its time for SolidWorks World again.  This time though….I won’t be providing live updates from San Diego because I won’t be there.  After a seven year streak starting with SolidWorks World 2007 in New Orleans, I will ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2014 Sneak Peek

SolidWorks 2014 Sneak Peek
January 26, 2013 8 Comments »

Every year at SolidWorks World during the Wednesday General Session, users get a preview of what is coming in the next version of SolidWorks.  Its an event that many look forward to and is a great way to cap off ... Read More »

New Product: SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual

New Product:  SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual
January 22, 2013 5 Comments »

The BIG news of the day on Monday at SolidWorks World 2013 was the announcement of SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual.  Over the last three years speculation has run rampant since the now infamous “Cloud” announcement was made at SolidWorks World 2010. ... Read More »

SolidWorks World 2013 – Monday

SolidWorks World 2013 – Monday
January 21, 2013 1 Comment »

SolidWorks World 2013 officially kicked off this morning with the Monday General Session. SolidWorks CEO Bertrand Sicot greeted over 4,500 attendees to the conference. There are 280 Technical Sessions here and over 100 solution partners in the Partner Pavilion. SolidWorks ... Read More »

SolidWorks World 2013 – Sunday

SolidWorks World 2013 – Sunday
January 20, 2013 No Comments »

  And so it begins.  Sunday at SolidWorks World is always a busy day.  The highlights of the day included the CAD Managers Boot Camp, Certification Testing, and numerous Roundtable Sessions.  (To name all the sessions would take quite a ... Read More »

Coming Up: SolidWorks World 2013

Coming Up:  SolidWorks World 2013
January 17, 2013 5 Comments »

It’s hard to believe that that time is upon us again, but SolidWorks World 2013 is set to begin in just two days!  SolidWorks users from across the world will gather in Orlando, Florida at the Swan and Dolphin Hotel ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013: Measure Tool

SolidWorks 2013:  Measure Tool
October 1, 2012 1 Comment »

If you look at the every day use of SolidWorks, I would think that the Measure Tool would rank among the most used features inside the software.  SolidWorks 2013 brings some very nice enhancements to the Measure Tool. The image ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013 on a Tablet?

SolidWorks 2013 on a Tablet?
September 13, 2012 8 Comments »

During the SolidWorks 2013 deep dive demo last week at the Dassault Systemes North American headquarters, the SolidWorks staff sprung a little surprise on us.  When we came back from one of our breaks, there was a Samsung 700T Tablet ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013: Mass Properties

SolidWorks 2013:  Mass Properties
September 13, 2012 3 Comments »

I’ve found that through the years of using SolidWorks across various industries, different toolsets are sometime utilized more with one type of product vs. another.  In recent years as I have moved into working with Aerospace & Space products, Center ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013: Multiple Exploded Views

SolidWorks 2013:  Multiple Exploded Views
September 10, 2012 2 Comments »

In looking at all the enhancements included in SolidWorks 2013, there was one addition that I HAD to talk about first.  That is because this is an enhancement that I have wanted in SolidWorks since the day I began using ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013 Announced

SolidWorks 2013 Announced
September 10, 2012 7 Comments »

It is Monday September 10, 2012 and the NDA is now officially lifted for SolidWorks 2013!  The launch site is now LIVE so make sure you check it out. In this post, I’m just going to hit the high points ... Read More »

SolidWorks 2013 Press Event

SolidWorks 2013 Press Event
September 8, 2012 1 Comment »

I just spent all day Thursday at the SolidWorks 2013 Press Event in Waltham, MA. The event was held at the newly opened Dassault Systemes North American headquarters. It was an action packed day and there are many things to ... Read More »

eDrawings Pro for iPad Released

eDrawings Pro for iPad Released
August 31, 2012 No Comments »

SolidWorks released eDrawings Pro for iPad today.  This comes not long after the initial eDrawings for iPad release a few months back. eDrawings Pro for iPad features capabilities for Sectioning, Markup, and Measurement.  The App is available from the Apple ... Read More »