From Make in India to Start-up India

Make in India is a program initiated by India’s dynamic new Prime Minister Narendra Modi that aims to increase the level of investment and innovation in the manufacturing sector and to enhance skills……

PaxOcean uses Femap to enhance product safety and reliability

PaxOcean Engineering Zhoushan Co., Ltd. (PaxOcean), was established in 2006, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kuok (Singapore) Limited. It provides repair, conversion and new building services to ……

Solid Edge University UK on track at Silverstone

Our annual event for Solid Edge users in the UK returned to Silverstone this year. Around 250 Solid Edge users came together to network, find out about Solid Edge ST8, and participate in hands-on tra……

Solar Impulse: aircraft design optimization using Femap with NX Nastran

The goal of Solar Impulse is to circumnavigate the world in a fixed wing aircraft that only uses solar power. The aircraft recently landed in Hawaii, the first port of call in the United States, afte……

First in Flight: from Daedalus to the Wright Brothers

I was fortunate to attend an event with the famous American author David McCullough last month where he was talking about his new book “The Wright Brothers” at the Henry Ford Museum in Detroit. If yo……

Can my robot do more with robotics simulation software?

 

By Shay Shomroni and Alex Greenberg, from Siemens PLM Software More manufacturers are acquiring robots to improve production and to modernize methods. It’s not uncommon to enco……

Catchbook: Sketch with a Purpose

What if you could harness the power of our Siemens PLM Software technology to do everyday things? Say, remodel your basement; teach your kids geometry; design a new backyard landscape—all without kno……

Makers: Big Bang meets Mad Max

What are you working on? That is a question you might ask a few times a week when talking with colleagues who work in different departments, or after meeting someone casually and finding out where th……

Daimler Largest CAD Migration Complete

Daimler is now using NX CAD in all business units after successfully completing the largest CAD software migration ever. Today we look at the factors behind their success. The transition started……