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  • (EN) Steampunk/industrial custom table

    Posted May 13, 2020 by Dalibor Pejicic

    All of us always wanted to make something special; a unique hand-made thing we can use on daily basis, but also something what will have our own artistic “touch” and value. In this case, our project was a steampunk/industrial table. You know what they say: measure twice – cut once. After several measuring, the right height, width and length was defined. Several different wood planks were glued together. It was important to find...

  • (EN) 46mn CAD downloads (= sales leads) in April send a clear signal of the great importance of digitalization

    Posted May 12, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    With intelligent engineering data & digital twins, component manufacturers further expand their competitiveness Digitalization has been in full swing for several years now and is being accelerated even further by the current exceptional global situation. More than ever before, companies must invest in digital change and thus in digital product transformation in order to generate sales leads and thus secure their competitiveness in the future. ...

  • (EN) Certified SAE/AS native CAD standards: 3D parts models for Dassault SOLIDWORKS

    Posted April 29, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    3D CAD models according to the SAE/AS Aerospace Standard of the Society of Automotive Engineers available through IHS Markit and PARTsolutions Engineers working in specialized, regulated industries are often required to specify the components within their projects are up to government standards. These unique components or "standards" are mandated for safety purposes on aerospace and defense projects, to ensure they have the strength and ...

  • (EN) Digitalization as competitive advantage: KRAUS Austria launches product configurator for conveyor rollers powered by CADENAS

    Posted April 22, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    "At the pulse of time" - Interview about successful digitization and sales strategies for component manufacturers It is more important than ever for component manufacturers to be well positioned in terms of digitalization. The current situation in particular shows that companies that rely on digital sales strategies are already better positioned and will find it even easier to secure their competitiveness in the future. KRAUS Austria, wh...

  • (EN) Install the free plugin for BricsCAD now!

    Posted April 21, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Install the free plugin for #bricscad now! Over 800 digital manufacturer catalogs with millions of 3D CAD models for BIM, mechanics and electrics are available directly in your CAD system. https://bit.ly/2VKcu1I _______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Jetzt das kostenlose Plugin für #Bricscad installieren! Über 800 digitale Herstellerkataloge mit Millionen 3D CAD Modelle ...

  • (EN) Isinnova’s emergency oxygen therapy mask adapter for a snorkeling mask now available for 3D printing on PARTcommunity

    Posted April 15, 2020 by St Be

    Isinnova presents innovative valve that helps to adapt a snorkeling mask into an emergency device for oxygen therapy One of the problems related to current pandemic is the shortage of medical C-PAP oxygen therapy masks for sub-intensive therapy, especially in Italy. To deal with this problem, the Italian start-up Isinnova created a mask by readapting the Easybreath snorkel mask of Decathlon. The project is based on an idea of the former head p...

  • (EN) Direct Conveyors launches new 3D CAD catalog for their flat belt conveyors powered by CADENAS

    Posted April 14, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Conveyor manufacturer improves customer experience giving them new, useful tools Direct Conveyors, a conveyor manufacturer based in Indiana (USA), doubled-down on customer support by launching its all-new 3D CAD product catalog of configurable conveyor models, based on the eCATALOGsolutions technology by CADENAS The new online catalog features their 48 series flat belt conveyors. It generates part numbers, interactive 3D visualization, ...

  • (EN) CADENAS and the whole team wishes you and your relatives happy Easter and stay healthy!

    Posted April 9, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    CADENAS and the whole team wishes you and your relatives happy Easter and stay healthy!

  • (EN) 19 % increase despite global exceptional situation: CADENAS records 45 million CAD models Downloads in March

    Posted April 8, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Numerous component manufacturers rely on digital product catalog solutions from CADENAS for their digitization strategy In the actual special situation, 3D CAD & BIM models of components are in greater demand than ever before, as the newly established download record shows: In March 2020, 45,706,094 CAD model downloads (=sales contacts) from the 3D CAD & BIM product catalogs of well-known manufacturers were achieved for the first time ...

  • (EN) PARTcloud.net Marsonia 3D model on cover page of Sci-Fi novel

    Posted April 7, 2020 by Dalibor Pejicic

      For years, our PARTcloud.net portal has been a „hub“ for 3D modeling enthusiasts from all over the world. Furthermore, it became a valuable source of various 3D models used by professionals and hobbyists. One of those amazing 3D models named Marsonia has found its place as a cover page of recent Sci-Fi book Marsonic.   The ancient name Marsonia dates from the Roman Empire period when it was given to city which is known ...

  • (EN) Why companies must be flexible, and prepared to rethink, or abandon tried and tested marketing strategies

    Posted April 2, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Product marketing needs a change in order to ensure competitiveness into the future It all began with the cancellation of trade shows and events. Since then, it has also become difficult for salespeople to make in-person appointments with customers. Since then, not only about 1868 trade shows (www.expodatabase.de/en, as of 02 April 2020) have been affected worldwide, but it has also become impossible for a sales representative to make a person...

  • (EN) Together we are strong: CADENAS supports local gastronomy in difficult times

    Posted April 1, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    New CADENAS campaign for more solidarity: CEO sponsors lunch for employees & helps local restaurants to get more delivery orders Special times require special ideas: Therefore CADENAS as "The Innovation Company" starts a campaign to support the local economy and especially the gastronomy in a special way in the current difficult times. Since the end of March, CADENAS has been offering a delicious lunch to all employees who are holding down t...

  • (EN) https://www.mencom.com/news/case-study-el-pomar

    Posted March 31, 2020 by Eddie Choi

    About El Pomar El Pomar is a Colombian dairy company founded in 1953. They wanted to improve electrical safety at the factory. The Goal In order to achieve electrical safety, they were looking for solutions that could provide employees with a safer working environment and better protect electrical equipment at the production site while reducing the risk of downtime. The Challenges The most critical components in their equipment are th...

  • (EN) Eaton Emergency Lighting launches BIM product data for Revit, ARCHICAD, Allplan, SketchUp and Tekla

    Posted March 25, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Eaton extends existing CAD product catalog with BIM data in cooperation with CADENAS For many years, Eaton Corporation and CADENAS have worked closely together in providing intelligent and native mechanical CAD data. Now Eaton is expanding its proven 3D CAD model service with 3D BIM data for Emergency Lighting Luminaires, thereby significantly simplifying their use in construction projects and planning. Eaton is now providing its custom...

  • (EN) Do you know the real reason for squirreling away toilet paper?

    Posted March 24, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    What component manufacturers should learn for their company from the current hype Not only in Germany people squirrel away large quantities of toilet paper. Many retailers cannot understand the behaviour and so the rush for toilet paper came as a complete surprise to them too. In general, many psychologists explain this irrational behaviour as a social phenomenon: Humans are simply herd animals. If others buy it, then I need it myself. T...

  • (EN) Faster designs in mechanical engineering thanks to new uversa CAD product catalog powered by CADENAS

    Posted March 18, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    uversa basic modules for efficient column systems as 3D CAD models in over 150 CAD formats available free of charge KonTec Maschinenbau GmbH has created a new 3D CAD product catalog for its brand uversa in cooperation with CADENAS. The catalog is based on the proven eCATALOGsolutions technology. The German company manufactures components which act as a link between automation technology (guidance and gripper systems, cylinders, sensors, et...

  • (EN) Monkeytoe sets stage for international and multi-industry BIM & CAD solution

    Posted March 11, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    New Zealand based manufacturer employs manufacturing and architectural solution to streamline customers online experience for an international audience How do you create waves as a smaller competitor in the industrial market? You do something bold and different. That’s what Monkeytoe, a manufacturer of roof access and HVAC plant mounting systems, did when they launched an online product catalog of 3D BIM and CAD models. Built by CADE...

  • (EN) No wrong matches due to the clever combination of the intelligent search methods of CADENAS

    Posted March 3, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    With PARTsolutions you can obtain suitable search results for components even without the correct name “We all make mistakes,” said the hedgehog as he climbed down off the brush – as a saying goes. Misunderstandings are a part of life, but for engineers and purchaisers they are time-consuming and often cost nerves. With the intelligent finding methods of the Strategic Parts Management PARTsolutions, misunderstandings in t...


    Posted March 1, 2020 by SelfCAD .

    SelfCAD is starting this year with a kick! This patch adds completely new features and deals with some nasty bugs. We are getting closer to 3.0 Patch which will transform SelfCAD into a solution for quick 3D modeling AND rendering. I hope you are as excited as we are! Here's a list of what we've added in patch 2.9.1:  1. Multiple viewports Great news! You can now see your model from as many angles as you want at the same time. Just go t...

  • (EN) Gas spring systems by Alfamak are now available as 3D CAD product data for free download

    Posted February 26, 2020 by Presseservice CANVAS

    Alfamak offers extensive customer service with eCATALOGsolutions technology powered by CADENAS In recent years Alfamak has experienced a steadyily growing demand for engineering-relevant CAD data. As a leading Turkish manufacturer in the field of gas spring systems, Alfamak pays special attention not only to the performance and functionality of its products, but also to outstanding customer service. In order to meet the requirements of its...