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The Model-Based CAD Handbook by J.B. Herron


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October 3 & 4, 2017  ::  Golden, Colorado

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Action Engineering News

  • Duane Hess Joins Action Engineering as Application Engineer Action Engineering continues to grow with the addition of Duane… READ MORE >

  • Inspection Automation with QIF 2.1 If your organization is taking the next step and investigating… READ MORE >

  • Quality Information Framework Demos at IMTS 2016 The Dimensional Metrology Standards Consortium (DMSC) is geared up and… READ MORE >

  • MBD & Design Documentation Survey – Share Your Pain and Triumphs Are you and your organization going through the pain of… READ MORE >

  • Jennifer Herron Recognized in SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Series Our very own Jennifer Herron garners the much-deserved spotlight in… READ MORE >

  • Blogs

  • SOLIDWORKS World 2017 #SWW17 SOLIDWORKS MBD: Maturing Capabilities Benefit the Manufacturing Workflow Technology is ready for MBD, and so is SOLIDWORKS. Model-Based… READ MORE >

  • Finding Your CAD Groove In Spring 2016, I wrote how you should take The… READ MORE >

  • 3D CIC – Reflecting on 2016 & Looking Ahead to 2017 With the new year upon us, and the 2016 3D… READ MORE >

  • Tech Soft 3D: At the Heart of CAD Interoperability Jennifer Herron, CEO of Action Engineering, recently interviewed Dave Opsahl,… READ MORE >

  • Model-Based Enterprise Execution in the Fashion Industry by Erik Olson Crocs, Inc. is a world leader in innovative casual footwear… READ MORE >

  • Industry Events

  • SolidWorks User Group Logo Colorado SolidWorks User Group Quarterly meeting of COSUG, a non-profit organization dedicated to the… READ MORE >

  • ACE 2017 ACE 2017 ACE 2017 is not just a PLM Conference – it's… READ MORE >

  • Model-Based Enterprise Summit The National Institute of Standards and Technology will again host… READ MORE >

  • Congress On the Future of Engineering Software (COFES) COFES is the engineering software industry's only annual think tank… READ MORE >

  • ASME Y14 Standards Committee Meetings Jennifer Herron of Action Engineering will be participating in the ASME Y14… READ MORE >