Based in Alesund, Norway, Steel-X is a small engineering company formed by four brothers in 2009. Originally operating out of a rented workshop facility, they specialized in manufacturing stainless-steel factory process equipment for the fishing industry. Steel-X delivers complete fish processing plants which are used in large offshore fishing vessels and, in many cases, they… Read more

IronCAD’s New Bulk Drawing Creation Expedites 2D Detailing The CAD platform’s 2018 release promises to drastically reduce the number of hours spent on transforming 3D views into 2D drawings   (ATLANTA, Ga.) December 20, 2017 — The 3D CAD platform of choice among metal fabricators and custom machinery manufacturers, IronCAD has added a game-changing bulk… Read more

IronCAD 2018 Release We’re excited to announce that IRONCAD 2018 is here. This next generation of design-productivity software improves performance with large data sets 10x, includes a multi-platform viewer that enables sharing to any device, and can generate drawings for detailing from any object in a 3D scene with the click of a button. Below… Read more

Husqvarna Production Line

The Husqvarna Group, top producers of professional chainsaws, minesweeper saws, and trimmers, started using IRONCAD in 2004 for product development. Over the years, many other departments at Husqvarna have adopted IRONCAD as a tool for improving productivity and fostering collaboration throughout their organization. Just recently, Husqvarna decided to use IRONCAD to design its latest $1… Read more

FIRST Robotics

Operated by high-school students and accompanied by a cheering crowd and loud music, six robots dart around a field the size of a tennis court. The robots spend a tense few minutes avoiding obstacles (and each other) whilst shooting balls at high targets and precisely delivering objects to delivery areas. When the warning buzzer sounds,… Read more

bespoke machinery design

Swedish Lerocon AB’s welding machines perform resistance welding with a focus on fastener welding. Customer needs in this field are diverse, with each manufacturer possessing different requirements. To meet this demand, Lerocon engages in bespoke machinery design supported by a modular product range that facilitates unique customer solutions. These solutions address customer needs by bringing… Read more

CAD system precision parts

The challenges facing small precision parts manufacturers in today’s competitive environment are extreme. Customers are demanding ever-shorter lead times while expecting very high-quality precision parts at an aggressive price point — but they all use a different CAD system. For a small company to be able to accommodate each of its customers, maintaining licenses with… Read more

Stainless Steel Exhaust Systems

Ferrita is the Scandinavian market leader for designing and manufacturing stainless steel exhaust systems for cars, heavy vehicles, and construction machinery. They are on the leading edge of the automotive aftermarket industry with sound, powerful, and environmentally friendly alternatives. Ferrita’s business focuses on long-term improvement through conscious effort to streamline processes and staff skills. Their… Read more

Configuration-Based Design

Configuration-based design is a design approach that benefits companies confronting consumer-oriented market where customers demand more personalized products that are delivered in reducing time windows. Whether you are designing new products from scratch or making modifications to existing designs, you will often find the need to reuse existing components to speed up your design process…. Read more

3D CAD system robots rendering

Forsell Teknik AB is an engineering company based in Skelleftea, north of Sweden, that designs and manufactures machinery equipment for customers worldwide. The designs are customer specific and their customers come from a variety of different fields within manufacturing, meaning that Forsell Teknik needs a flexible 3D CAD system that allows them to tailor machines… Read more