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


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Action Engineering News

  • Jennifer Herron to Present at NIST’s MBE Summit 2017 Action Engineering is pleased to announce that Jennifer Herron, CEO,… READ MORE >

  • 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 >

  • Blogs

  • 3D CIC Expands to 3 Days with Addition of QIF Symposium Action Engineering and the Dimensional Metrology Standards Consortium (DMSC) are… READ MORE >

  • 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 >

  • Industry Events

  • Model-Based Enterprise Summit 2017 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 >

  • COE 2017 Annual Experience and TechniFair The COE 2017 Annual Experience and TechniFair brings together expert users… READ MORE >

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

  • PLM World 2017 PLM Connection 2017 Siemens PLM Connections brings together PLM World members, partners, and… READ MORE >