SOLIDWORKS: Electrical – Organizing Your Parts with Locations

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Organizing Your Parts with Locations   Locations – Why do we use them?   In SOLIDWORKS Electrical, there’s an organization tool called locations. What are locations used for? Well, its primary function is to help you shuffle components in your project into manageable areas. When you have a project that being collaborated with a mechanical team, there are a few best practices that you can use to make sure that your organization is optimized.   Locations can first be developed […]

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical: Process and Instrumentation Diagrams, P&IDs

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Process and Instrumentation Diagrams, P&IDs   One of the most unknown features in SOLIDWORKS Electrical is the ability to create P&ID schematic diagrams. Process and instrumentation diagrams consist of many different mechanical elements for process flow. A complete P&ID schematic will show the connection of the process equipment and all of the instrumentation used to control it. The data within these designs can vary from simple to complex but can contain elements such as names of the equipment, control inputs […]

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Upcoming CATI Training Classes for July 2016

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Did you know that CATI has more than 50 training classes to help you with SOLIDWORKS, Simulation, Data Management and 3D Printing? We have worked with you and your companies to provide you the best tools to get your job done. These tools are very complex and can be difficult to understand without the proper training. Let our techs help you learn the software as it applies to you and your job. We offer our classes in 2 formats; classroom […]

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First peek at EPDM Web 2

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At our “What’s New in EPDM 2014” presentations I hinted there would be a new Web version of EPDM coming out soon. It is getting so close I can almost taste it! I’ve been told not to ask how, but my boys at Javelin have a preview video, check it out! http://www.javelin-tech.com/blog/2013/11/enterprise-pdm-2014-web-portal/ I think we can all agree this is pretty groovy! Like how they sneak in a little demo of SOLIDWORKS Electrical in there? Clever eh? [Little Canadian humor.]  

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Webinar: Introducing SOLIDWORKS Electrical

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Learn how the new SOLIDWORKS Electrical packages enable true collaboration among electrical and mechanical design teams. Event Dates and Times October 15 : 9am CDT REGISTER October 26 : 9am CDT REGISTER When registering, be sure to list Computer Aided Technology, Inc(CATI) as your SOLIDWORKS Reseller. We will demonstrate how easily electrical systems can be integrated into your SOLIDWORKS models, resulting in shorter design cycles, fewer errors and efficient collaboration among your electrical and mechanical design teams. With SOLIDWORKS Electrical, […]

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical

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A couple of weeks ago, myself and a couple other members of our tech team made a visit to Waltham, Massachusetts and attended a special invite only training course on SolidWorks’ newest product offering, SOLIDWORKS Electrical.  SOLIDWORKS Electrical is a 2D dynamic electrical schematic creation software that can be sold as just that or bundled with SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D to allow for parametric updates between the schematic and the 3D model routes.  These two products together are sold as SOLIDWORKS […]

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