Category Archives: SolidWorks

Dassault Systèmes financial results show double digit software revenue growth in Q1 2019

Dassault Systèmes, the developer of 3D design software SOLIDWORKS and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, has reported its financial results for the first quarter of financial year 2019. Total revenue for the quarter is up 17% on the comparative period, from €818.7 million to €958.9 million. Of this revenue, Software constitutes €855.3 million for Q1 2019, a €120 million and 16.35% […]

Hawk Ridge Systems acquires Parsons Technology to provide 3D printing solutions in the Midwest

Hawk Ridge Systems, a Silicon Valley-based reseller of 3D design and manufacturing solutions, has announced a merger with Parsons Technology, Inc, a manufacturing and shop floor software solutions provider based in Nebraska. With the acquisition of Parsons Technology, the combined company is able to provide Hawk Ridge Systems’ portfolio of 3D printing technologies to a […]

University of Minnesota develops transparent skull for mice using 3D printing

Scientists at the University of Minnesota have produced a 3D printed transparent skull implant them to observe the inner workings of mouse-brains in real time. Named the See-Shell it could provide new insights for human brain conditions such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.  The study published in the journal Nature Communications states that non-human primates, in this case mice, […]

3D Printing Jobs Update: Roboze, Link3D, Carbon, BASF, BEEVERYCREATIVE

The 3D printing industry has seen several career shifts and new job opportunities over the past few months. Carbon, Link3D, Roboze, and BASF 3D Printing Solutions have all hired personnel recently, and there are a number of new opportunities cropping up from companies including BEEVERYCREATIVE, Assembrix, 3Dexter and Simplify3D If you’re searching for your next move […]

Pixologic releases ZBrush 2019 for 3D sculpting

Pixologic, Inc., an LA-based maker of graphics software for film and game industry, has released ZBrush 2019. The new version of the digital sculpting tool comes with a bag of new features for artists, graphic designers, and illustrators. Founded by Ofer Alon and Jack Rimokh, Pixologic introduced the first ZBrush version in 1999 at the […]

INTERVIEWS: SOLIDWORKS users at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

SOLIDWORKS World continues to demonstrate the capabilities of CAD. With the broad range of software­­ tools enabling industrial additive manufacturing, I interviewed a range of SOLIDWORKS users at the event in Texas this week. “Unifying the design world” As one of the keynote speaker of SOLIDWORKS World 2019, Jim Mckelvey, Glassblower and co-founder of Square, […]

3D Printing at SOLIDWORKS World 2019, where possibility takes form

3D Printing Industry is in Dallas, Texas this week for Dassault Systèmes’ SOLIDWORKS World 2019. Surpassing last year’s crowd, over 6000 attendees and 100 partners have gathered in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center for the grand opening of the event which celebrates innovations in CAD software.  Following the purchase of SOLIDWORKS over 20 years […]

3D Printing at SOLIDWORKS World 2019, where possibility takes form

3D Printing Industry is in Dallas, Texas this week for Dassault Systèmes’ SOLIDWORKS World 2019. Surpassing last year’s crowd, over 6000 attendees and 100 partners have gathered in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center for the grand opening of the event which celebrates innovations in CAD software.  Following the purchase of SOLIDWORKS over 20 years […]

SOLIDWORKS 2019 workshop by Solid Solutions, a three hour introduction

SOLIDWORKS is among the most popular and widely used professional CAD/CAE software, primarily for product designing and engineering applications. Next week 3D Printing Industry will be reporting from the annual SOLIDWORKS World conference, ahead of this we take a look at some of features found in the software and a little of the history behind […]

RIZE partners with SOLIDWORKS reseller Instadesign Group

RIZE, the Boston-based provider and proprietary holder of Augmented Polymer Deposition (APD) technology, has announced a partnership with Instadesign Group, a SOLIDWORKS Certified Solution Reseller based in Québec. As an authorized reseller, Instadesign will accelerate RIZE’s APD’s technology in the Canadian market. Stéphane Dufour, President of Instadesign said, “RIZE has done something completely unique in […]