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


The ModelCHECK Handbook by R.L. Astheimer

3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress

October 12-16, 2020  >>  Golden, Colorado  >>  REGISTER NOW

GD&T Master Class  

October 7, 2020 Golden, CO

MBD Using Modern GD&T Course Aug 12-14, 2019

We’re pleased to announce our next  MBD Using Modern GD&T course.  This class has proved highly valuable to engineering professionals interested in expanding their knowledge of Model-Based Definition (MBD) and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).  MBD Using Modern GD&T will … Continue reading

MBD Using Modern GD&T April 30-May 2 2019

Ready to get back into the classroom?  So are we!  We’re pleased to bring back this popular 3-day course – which has proved valuable to engineering professionals interested in learning more about Model-Based Definition and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).  … Continue reading

ASME Setting the Standards

In October 2018, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) announced the development of an ASME Model-Based Enterprise (MBE) Recommendation Report. That report is now publicly available. Click here to to obtain a copy of the ASME MBE Standards Committee … Continue reading

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Action Engineering CTO Ryan Gelotte attended the PTC/USER Winter Forum held in Charleston, South Carolina January 22-24, 2019. As the MBE Technical Committee chair, Ryan moderated the MBE/MBD session tracks during the conference. We chatted with Ryan following PTC/USER to … Continue reading

The Digital Metrology Standards Consortium (DMSC) is responsible for the oversight and maintenance of the Quality Information Framework (QIF) Standard. A working group within DMSC develops Rule Types and eXtensible Markup Language (XML) Schema in the QIF standard. Their objective … Continue reading

DOD Releases MIL-STD-31000B

The Department of Defense announced November 2, 2018 the release of an update to the Standard Practice Technical Data Packages.  This revision introduces the concept of the 3Di PDF viewable Technical Data Packages (TDPs) as an option in creation and … Continue reading

On the final day of the successful conclusion of the 2018 3D Collaboration and Interoperability Congress, Action Engineering CEO Jennifer Herron announced the date for next year’s event. Save the Date!  October 7-11, 2019 3D CIC will again be held … Continue reading