Every Industry faces a unique set of challenges in today’s increasingly competitive marketplace. SOLIDWORKS 3D design solutions helps designers and engineers in every industry to solve their toughest design challenges. Any industry big or small SOLIDWORKS has the tool set to take your business to next level. Explore your industry and read about how SOLIDWORKS is helping our customers in designing better products.

Aerospace & Defense

Designers and engineers for next generation aerospace products and systems must constantly innovate to create extremely complex parts and large assemblies that satisfy customer requirements, maximize performance, and meet strict safety standards.

SOLIDWORKS product development solutions simplify your design process, accurately evaluate product performance and safety, and help you achieve efficient and cost-effective development from design to manufacturing.

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Automotive & Transportation

The automotive market rewards design innovation that combines efficiency, reliability, and style. The race is on to be first with breakthrough technology and design to win prestige and increase sales.

SOLIDWORKS®product development solutions integrate efficient 3D design with Simulation to help you optimize size, weight, and performance. With Enterprise PDM you can easily collaborate across your development team and with manufacturing to make better parts, vehicles, and transportation systems faster – and at lower cost.

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Consumer Products

Artitalia Group, Inc., is a leading designer and manufacturer of custom-built display fixtures for top retailers ranging from Target and JCPenney to Microsoft and Loto-Québec. The company’s management recently determined that they needed to update Artitalia’s development platform and design methods to improve design performance and reduce product time-to-market.

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Energy – Alternative Energy

Today’s Alternative energy providers faces special challenges. As regulations continue to evolve, the need to reduce manufacturing costs and speed-up design cycle time increases. SOLIDWORKS product development solutions enables designers in the emerging energy fields to quickly develop new ideas, speed up prototyping and simulate environmental conditions to vverify new approaches.

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Energy – Oil and Gas

SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD solutions provide complete design solutions needed for designers and engineers in the oil and gas industry. With piping, tubing, and weldment design tools, SOLIDWORKS CAD software provides a complete design development solution that meet the demand of today’s rapidly growing oil and gas industry

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Engineering Services

With manufacturers turning to engineering services companies to get high quality results in design, verification, and manufacturability, SOLIDWORKS®product development solutions help you speed up development and lower costs with a full range of capabilities in a single, intuitive user environment for both mechanical and industrial design.Powerful 3D modeling enables you to quickly create innovative approaches for even the most customized requirements, and simulation technology fully integrated with design lets you test and evaluate materials, designs, and manufacturing. You achieve better results and add to your expertise.

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High Tech – Electronics

The increasingly rapid pace of technology development—with an abundance of electronic products and new technologies hitting the global market at an unprecedented rate—creates many challenges for manufacturers. To succeed in this competitive environment, developing innovative products more quickly, more cost-effectively, and at higher levels of quality has become more important than ever. With integrated SOLIDWORKS® software solutions, you can refine, consolidate, and improve your development processes—and deliver new technology applications and innovative electronic products faster than the competition.

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Industial Machinery & Heavy Equipment

In today’s increasingly competitive global market, manufacturers of industrial machinery or heavy equipment face daunting development challenges. The need to accelerate product time-to-market, control costs, and improve product complexity requires that you modernize your product development systems and implement 3D-based design technologies. Taking advantage of a 3D CAD environment enables you to outpace competitors by developing and producing better machines in a shorter time—and at a lower cost.

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Packaging Machinery

Today, the packaging machinery industry faces a unique set of challenges that stretches its engineering capabilities to the limits. Consumer goods producers are striving to evolve containers into new shapes to appeal to continually changing customer needs and tastes. Nearly every machine produced by a packaging machinery company is a one-of-a-kind creation designed to bring a package designer’s creation to life, to increase production rates, or to lower costs.

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Mold, Tool & Die

SOLIDWORKS software helps designers develop molds that are more accurate, save time, and improve profitability. With SOLIDWORKS software, not only do you have the ability to define mold geometry, but you also have access to a wide range of automated mold design tools. As a result, you can validate critical aspects of your mold designs before releasing them for production. Plus, you can automatically identify undercuts, complete side cores, verify draft angles, define parting lines, create parting surfaces, and ensure mold durability. Using SOLIDWORKS software, you can perform all these functions within the same familiar modeling and surfacing environment. What’s more, you have access to mold bases and other standard components, as well as integration with computerized numerical control (CNC) machining applications.

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Medical Industry

To succeed in today’s medical device manufacturing industry, product designers must not only create innovative medical products but also navigate an increasingly challenging regulatory environment. SOLIDWORKS® Premium software can help you meet this challenge. Powerful part definition and industrial design tools foster product innovation while integrated software prototyping and comprehensive design management capabilities support regulatory compliance. With SOLIDWORKS software, you can quickly develop and analyze medical devices and components—and bring them to market faster.

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The days when mechanical systems and products were strictly mechanical are rapidly coming to a close as products continue to become more capable and more complex. To some degree, these increasingly sophisticated products are virtually guaranteed to employ “mechatronics.” Depending on the product industry, mechatronics can be defined in several different ways. Generally, mechatronics is the integration of electrical and electronic components into mechanical enclosures and/or mechanical subassemblies.

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Process and Plant

Building a processing system—even an entire plant or factory—in industries as diverse as oil and gas production, alternate fuel development, power generation, and manufacturing is more challenging than ever. Competition is stiff and capital is tight. So the need to control costs, ensure quality, and speed up delivery is critical to your success.

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