Presentation 3D Data Exchange by Dick Tiano, ATI 3D model to 3D PDF conversion capability provides production-quality model-based documents and Technical Data Packages (TDP) for downstream users. As we move from 2D drawings to 3D models created in many different formats it is important to understand the downstream use of the technical data. We often […]
Capturing Product Behavioral and Contextual Characteristics through MFIN
Presentation Capturing Product Behavioral and Contextual Characteristics through MFIN by Keith Coughlin, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Model-Based Feature Information Network enables automation of manufacturing processes in the domains of Design, Analysis, Process Planning, Quality Inspection, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul. Computer Aided Design (CAD) software that is used to design mechanical components continues to evolve as well […]
3D CIC 2019 Dates Announced!
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 at the popular American Mountaineering Center located in downtown Golden, Colorado – convenient to lodging, […]
Technical Enterprise Content Management & The Connected, Collaborative, Information-Rich Digital Enterprise
Presentation Technical Enterprise Content Management & The Connected, Collaborative, Information-Rich Digital Enterprise Manufacturers across all industries are embracing Digital Transformation strategies to remain viable and competitive in the 21st century. This discussion will cover trends such as Industry 4.0, Digital Thread, and 3D MBE, and how they empower OEMs and suppliers to create a connected, […]
Can You Trust Your Models?
Jennifer Herron, CEO of Action Engineering, interviewed Raphael Nascimento, CADIQ Product Manager at International TechneGroup Inc. (ITI), for this featured blog about 3D enterprise accountability. Action Engineering appreciates ITI’s generous support as a Signature Sponsor of the 2018 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress in Golden, Colorado on October 15-18, 2018. Can You Trust Your Models? […]
Organizational Challenges During the Air Force PLM Journey
Presentation Organizational Challenges During the Air Force PLM Journey The Air Force PLM journey spans years and has struggled to get traction. The amount of technical data the Air Force receives is incredible, so the need to manage that data differently today is not surprising and long overdue. In pockets, the Air Force has adopted […]
Navigating Organizational Buy-in
Presentation Navigating Organizational Buy-in Recognizing micro cultures in an organization. Finding a way to build buy-in across all levels. MIT Lincoln Laboratory has been undergoing a digital transformation including CAD, MBD, MBE, PLM, and ERP. We have found that buy-in is critical at all levels of our organization, but each level is a micro culture […]
Capturing Product Behavioral and Contextual Characteristics through a Model-Based Feature Information Network (MFIN)
Presentation Capturing Product Behavioral and Contextual Characteristics through a Model-Based Feature Information Network (MFIN) (DMDII 15-11-08) DMDII project update on MFIN: moving MBD beyond geometry and 3D annotations to address the larger product lifecycle. Computer Aided Design (CAD) software used to design mechanical parts continues to evolve, and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) processes continue to […]