Sunday, 10 March 2019

Collaborative Design Solutions for Valve Industry through SOLIDWORKS

          According to Global Industrial Valve Market analysis, there was a huge potential growth for Indian Manufacturers set to reach Three Billion Dollars by 2023.
          Indian Market is a place where investors likely hit favourite shots. Design and Manufacture play a major part of any organization to attain best in quality and first in the Market. For error free Manufacturing, Design is the most significant thing. An Organization who has an individual Department of Design, they see tremendous growth compared to others.
          In that order today we are going to have a look how SOLIDWORKS and its Multi Product helps VALVE MANUFACTURERES to reach Market earlier with best Quality.

          This presentation will address how VALVE MANUFACTURERS can bring their own ideas into live, methodology to improve product quality, effective strategies for product reliability and powerful streamline paths to become leaders in this competitive Global Market. Let’s go for it.
          Using of SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, a designer can understand project concept and perform quick variations to come up with effective design. Since it is a parametric software, designer response very fast for any design changes.
          Design variants can present within a single environment so to avoid repeat designs and reduce time delay.
          Operating condition of Valve can view in a design stage itself so that any interference, collision can easily identify and avoid prototype, production cost and manufacturing error.
          Production drawing can generate based on Draft angle, surface area, corner edges of Valves. In case of set of Valve assembly is deigned, Bill of Materials [BOM] can generate automatically within a matter of seconds.

Manage whole set of DATA at finger tip
          In valve design industry, there always be a revise documents have for a schedule basis. To maintain, order, update, organize within a single environment SOLIDWORKS PDM will be a best tool.

Evaluate Product meets different Circumstances
          Designers can evaluate Valves designs whether it meets different load conditions that act in real time. Analyse variant flow strategies and design according to customer requirement.

Generate Drawing-less Manufacturing
          Replace 2D Drawings and prepare error-free drawings. Improve production by applying identical method called Drawing-less Manufacturing method. View Product Manufacturing Information in direct 3D Model and produce largely 40% of your daily results.

Generate Ballooning & FAI Reports within a Minutes
          Improve the Product Quality and reliability 35% of your traditional quality process. Reduce Inspection time and move to best results. On the whole, get fast and accurate reports using SOLIDWORKS Inspection.

Bring your Products to Life
          Turn your 3D CAD Design into Photo Quality Images, Animations and Interactive Content. Work Parallel and manage your Market process quick and easy.

First Class Technical Documentation for Valve Industry
          Hereafter don’t wait for Product Output. Prepare Documentation for Valve Assembly, Service, Technical Illustrations, Maintenance. Work in Parallel to achieve reliable output.


Thursday, 7 March 2019

Design to Manufacture Solutions for Pump Industry

Pump Industry in India – An Overview
     The Indian Pump industry is growing at an annual Compound Annual Growth rate of approx 10%– which is higher than the international Compound Annual Growth rate average of approx 6% –due to the surge in infrastructure development, growth in agriculture and other water intensive industries.The domestic Indian pump market is growing at a healthy rate of 16-18% per year in India.


     The product we manufacture should be cost effective and reliable. To maintain good quality, reliability and reduce cost, no. of product failures must be minimized. SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD provides best solutions to deliver product on time, reduce manufacturing and operating costs and increase business opportunity in the competitive global market.


     The advantages of having the 3D CAD model as the center of your Design to Manufacturing Process include:

  • Automatically propagate design changes to downstream functional areas.
  • Changes can be incorporated late in the product development cycle without the need to push out delivery dates.
  • Concurrent design and manufacturing.
  • Products can be easily represented using 3D CAD model.

Great products begin with great design.
     SOLIDWORKS offers tools enable the user to develop from concept to parts, assemblies & detailing and helps innovate and develop thanks to industry-leading capabilities including Conceptual Design, Surfacing, Direct Editing, Production-quality 2D drawings, Large Assemblies., Reverse Engineering, Mold design, sheet metal, weldments, and pipe and electrical routing, Automated Generative Design, CAD Libraries, Import/Export, Design for Manufacturability and Bill of Materials.



SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation will assess the fluid flow for varied engineering applications and may facilitate thermal analysis for finding varied heat transfer issues. Design and analysis of various types of turbo-machinery to simulate specified air/volume flow rate, determine the power required to achieve performance and overall pump efficiency.


     SOLIDWORKS Visualize is the camera of SOLIDWORKS that enables create professional,high quality, photo-realistic images, animations, and interactive 3D content quickly and easily.
     With SOLIDWORKS Visualize you'll be able to produce sales and promoting content at design stage and be able to begin promoting before your product is launched.

Inspection Ballooning

     SOLIDWORKS Inspection package is a First Article Inspections (FAI) and in-process quality inspection software that automates and streamlines the creation of ballooned review drawings and review reports like AS9102, PPAP, etc..
     Enhanced with OCR performance and capabilities extended to part, assembly, drawing files and third-party files like PDF, TIFF, SOLIDWORKS Inspection helps you streamline your shop floor inspection and Quality Assurance processes and create inspection reports and ballooned drawings in minutes.

Secure Data with Product Data Management

     Centralizing the storage of all engineering data and all related files can be achieved using SOLIDWORKS PDM. It provides a robust environment for collaboration, design reuse, change management and design data distribution.
     SOLIDWORKS Manage is an advanced, record-based data management system for process management, item management, Engineering change management, BOM management, serial number generation etc.

Technical Communication

     Creation of assembly instructions, product manuals, manufacturing information, and other downstream deliverable quickly and easily by both engineers and non-engineers can by done using SOLIDWORKS Technical Communications applications.
     Detailed technical illustrations, animations, product communication, and interactive 3D experiences can be easily re-purposed with 2D and 3D content using SOLIDWORKS Composer.

     Model-based 3D (PMI) for integrated drawing-less manufacturing with SOLIDWORKS MBD.


Tuesday, 5 March 2019

Design to Manufacturing Solutions for Brick Making Machine Industry

Integrated SOLIDWORKS platform helps you to deliver Brick Making Machine on time by reduce manufacturing and operating costs.

Modelling Benefits

  • SOLIDWORKS is easy to use in a single platform – you can quickly go from an idea to a functioning product.
  • Transition between 2D to 3D is easy without the need to convert legacy Data
  • Rule Based Design Automation using DriveWorks Xpress
  • Creation of 2D drawings from models, so the process is efficient.
  • Visually review models in 3D and check for interference and clearance to ensure design fit, form functionality.
  • Models changes in drawings are reflected in their related documents, so making design changes is easier and drawings are more accurate.

Simulate for Success

  • Linear Static analysis for Structural can be very costly and time consuming depending on the route you’re taking, especially if tests are being carried out on physical models
  • Identify Slender structures under compressive loads
  • SOLIDWORKS Simulation reduce time to market by saving effort and time in searching for the optimum design.

Real Time Rendering for Marketing

  • Create real time renderings with the ease of use visualize tools
  • Instantly create multiple design directions, to make better business decisions and get your products to market faster while capturing maximum market share.

Product Data Management Helps to Protect Intellectual Property

  • SOLIDWORKS PDM allows to dramatically reduce the time we spend searching for parts, assemblies, and drawings. Part of the SOLIDWORKS product development solution covering design, simulation, technical communication, and data management, SOLIDWORKS PDM will help you drive design reuse and manage your overall product development process.

Solutions for Technical Communication

  • Make assembly instructions, service manuals from existing 3D models to rapidly create and update high-quality graphical assets that are fully associated with your 3D design.
  • Minimize the time required to create inspection documentation, helping to eliminate input errors, improve quality, and reduce time to market.
  • Create organize, and publish 3D annotations, including 3D model data in industry-standard file formats.


Monday, 4 March 2019

How to Collaboratively Design Electrical Overhead Traveling Crane through SOLIDWORKS

          The overhead crane, commonly called bridge crane, is a type of equipment most commonly found in all industries used for handling heavy machinery and structures. Here we designed Electrical overhead traveling crane embedded with a lot of safety features and more ergonomic to ensure the worker's safety, as well as material they handle and this model, is designed by using solid Works collaborative environment which handles both mechanical and electrical design seamlessly without any repeated chores.

          This EOT Crane is driven by 3 Electrical Synchronous Brake Motors and one specialized Electric Motor with advanced features. In addition to that, it is loaded with a lot of sensors for efficient working with real-time feedback which makes the machine more consistent & precise and capable of carrying heavy loads. For a like, limit switch used to interrupt motor power to prevent hook over travel and hazardous condition such as chain kink. This whole crane is controlled by both wireless radio remote and pendant depends on the working environment.

SOLIDWORKS Mechanical 3D Design:

          SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD allows you to create models based on parametric and features. Which reduces design cycle time and improving quality with a rich graphical representation.
  • Automate your design process makes manual works eliminated and design more precise and reliable.
  • Easily incorporate late design changes.
  • Test and evaluate  your designs to reduce costs from quality problems.
  • Automatic Bills of Materials.
  • More effective internal design reviews.
  • Create marketing content in parallel with design development using PhotoView 360.

       We designed crane control and power circuit by using SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematics. Schematic software is quite powerful while coming to electrical system design and the schematic user interface is more colourful, enables users to easily access to tools. Schematic is loaded with more than 500000 manufactured parts with an electrical content portal which makes the design process quick and detailed. We can manipulate previous design data by employing macros to save the project process time.
  • Reducing Development Costs
  • Improving Quality and Increasing Innovation
  • Automated terminal drawing creation
  • Automated contact cross-referencing
  • Avoid time-to-market delays
  • Bill of Material and report creation delivers a comprehensive detail.
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D:

          Electrical 3D software enables users to convert 2D electrical system to 3D electrical system it includes Enclosure design, general arrangement, connectors, wires, and cable routing and wire harness. It has a capability of connecting bi-directional link between Mechanical CAD & Electrical CAD which makes software more powerful and unique from other CAD software in the market. Therefore, both mechanical engineer and electrical engineer will work collaboratively without any interruption. While coming to cabinet design, it employs drag and drop manufacture 3D part to the software without downloading the part file from their website. Routing wires and cables are one of the major features in electrical 3D, So that we can visualize the whole routing system moreover this would reflect in precise wiring and workmanship on end of the product.

  • Easy and correct placement of components
  • Wire and Cable length calculation
  • Auto Route functionality
  • Create a 3D general arrangement drawings based on the electrical schematic
  • Harness development