Alpesh Patel

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DFM for Welding

Welding is one of the least expensive and most reliable ways to join metal to metal. But engineers must design drawings for welding with rules in …


BIM: Building Information Modelling - e-architect

<i>4D BIM, Construction Technology, Structures Design, Architecture CAD, Library</i><p>Building Information Modelling – Construction Computer Design Information<p>…

Leading with Empathy - A BIM approach to Construction Site Safety Planning | Hi-Tech iSolutions LLP

The skyline of our cities is defined by several iconic buildings, high rises and skyscrapers. As our buildings sprawl vertical lengths, each building …


Autodesk BIM 360 Doc – Ushering the New Era of Construction Document Management

Autodesk, Inc announced BIM 360 docs, at its flagship annual event. BIM 360 Docs is a comprehensive, cloud based service that allows construction …

Project Management

Key Drivers to a BIM IPD Approach

<b>Jan 11, 2016 --</b> In a survey conducted across 70 organizations in UK, 94% respondents said that collaboration is the key to make BIM a success. 66% …


Address Construction Project Challenges To Drive Desirable Outcomes

The construction industry is experiencing a rapid growth. Construction projects are getting bigger and more complex and the need for higher …

Project Management

How Engineers Use BIM To Overcome MEP Design Challenges?

The transition from CAD to BIM has empowered MEP engineers and transformed the design practices in AEC industry. MEP design and engineering team face …


Overcoming Roadblocks to BIM Adoption - MEP Consultant’s Guide to Progress

<b>I see a lot of MEP engineers and consultants face a common predicament – whether to BIM or not to BIM. But do they really have an option?</b><p><b>Nov 19, 2015</b> …


5 Ways BIM Helps Construction Project Managers in Project Execution and Planning

<b>Nov 6, 2015 --</b> Keeping a tab on rising costs of construction, ensuring timely delivery of project while maintaining the quality as promised, and …


Transcending Into Smarter Cities with BIM

<b>Cities need to be smarter and hence more sustainable. Is it possible to build, plan and manage the cities of tomorrow?</b><p>Yes, we are already …


MEP BIM for Preconstruction Planning and Design Optimization

Wide spread use of BIM for MEP design and contracting, has forever changed the workflows in construction projects. While earlier the design and …


3 Important CAD Services for HVAC Sheet Metal Duct Fabricators

Posted by Usha B. Trivedi on<p>HVAC industry has embraced rectangular sheet metal ducts because of the good height clearance it offers and the …

Product Design

CAD Collaboration Tools: Why You Need Them and What Benefits Can You Expect?


Enhancing Your Product’s Technical Communication with SolidWorks Composer

<b>Mar 22, 2016 --</b> As an engineer, designer or manufacturer, you put huge efforts in terms of time and money to develop products for your end customers. …

Customer Service

Pressure vessel design by analysis versus design by rule

Pressure vessels are an integral part of many manufacturing facilities and processing plants, enabling the safe storage of pressurized liquids and …


The Anatomy of Connected Devices and How You Can Build One Using SolidWorks

The Argument Against Model-Based Definition

Right from the time of the ancient pyramids and the classical Parthenon to the geodesic domes and space stations of today, technical drawings have …


Standardizing Your CAD System in an Era of Multi-CAD Product Design Environment

<b>Jan 20, 2016 --</b> Manufacturers of all scales, small to medium, are facing a rapidly growing challenge of handling product design process that is often …

Product Design

How MBD Can Solve the Shortcomings of 2D Drawings

<b>Nov 30, 2015 --</b> With the recent launch of SolidWorks Model Based Definition (MBD), there’s a big relief for manufacturing companies to better define, …


How to Effectively Deal with Late Stage Design Changes

For others, PTC conducted a survey recently in the month of September with 182 respondents from manufacturing organizations located in 17 countries. …

Product Design

3 Key Growth Strategies for SMEs to Survive in a Competitive Manufacturing Market

As he rightly says that the global auto industry is a business where scale is critical, this innovative approach has helped his company to gain …


Preparing Your CAD Model for Rapid Prototyping


Convert Your Design Information to CAD Drawings before it gets Too Late

<b>Jul 21, 2015 --</b> There’s an entire segment of manufacturers that still rely on conventional design approaches that have no digital information at all. …

Product Design

How 3D Rendering Can Help in Improving Product Development

3D Modeling

How Outsourcing Rapid Prototyping Projects Can Still Be Beneficial


Deciding on Whether to Stick to the Existing CAD Technology or Not

<b>Jun 26, 2015 --</b> With all new futuristic CAD tools bombarded by software vendors to manufacturing units worldwide, the question of whether the new …


Think Before Choosing New CAD Tools

The adoption of CAD technology for product design is widespread across the globe. There are number of CAD tools available today that offer …

UX Design

3D Floor Plan Designs - Create Engaging Retail Space for Buyers

A detailed 3D floor plan design plays a pivotal role in helping retail designers arrange a retail store in the most engaging and persuading …


3 Reasons You Need 3D Modeling for Interior Design

Posted by Nikunj Patel on<p>Whether one owns a huge bungalow or a small apartment, the owner always desires to have the interiors designed just as they …

Interior Design