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SOLIDWORKS has a solution for every stage of your design process, allowing you to be more productive and efficient. This special offer makes purchasing a SOLIDWORKS Professional or Premium license an even smarter buying decision. From now through May 31,... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
At some point while researching a product of interest, a consumer will go to their search engine of choice and type "How much does (Product Name) cost" or "What is the price of (Product Name)". Our industry is no different.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
Orbus Displays Innovation by Investing in Employee Training Orbus Exhibit & Display Group™ uses ongoing skills development to maximize their SOLIDWORKS investment. Brands within the group include Orbus365™, SignPro Systems™, Origin™, and Nimlok®, each uniquely positioned to target a specific... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
That's right. There is still plenty of time to take advantage of our SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys Promos. However, all offers expire March 31, 2015. CATI Exclusive SOLIDWORKS Promos: Get a FREE Mobile Workstation with your purchase of either SOLIDWORKS Professional... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
This May CATI will host our 5th Annual Product Development Forum. This unique event will show you how to take your product from concept to reality and improve your product development process with the help of solutions from CATI. The... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
Attention Stratasys users, did you know that you can now recycle your used FDM canisters AND PolyJet cartridges for FREE in North America? Stratasys recently unveiled their new Recycling Program! It easier than ever to recycle your Stratasys material canisters... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
For the first time ever, SOLIDWORKS is offering an official prep course to pass the CSWA exam. The prep course is only available at The 45 module prep course is meant to prepare you to take and successfully pass... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
CATI and Stratasys are co-hosting a 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing road-show event in St. Louis, MO on March 10th from 9am-12pm. There is no cost to attend this event and lunch is included. >>Registration Link Event Highlights Include: A... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
SOLIDWORKS World 2015 is just a few days away. The CATI and InFlow teams are gearing up to head out to Phoenix this weekend. The CATI and InFlow teams will be delivering an unprecedented 14 technical presentations. If you are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2015 at CATI Tech Notes
Big Ideas no longer require a big budget. The Objet24 Desktop 3D Printer Package is now more affordable than ever. The complete 3D Printer Package is now just $21,140. Whether you're testing, revising or perfecting a new idea, Stratasys Polyjet... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
The first leg or our trip consisted of a 10+ hour flight to Germany. Luckily, my colleague (Mark Abshire, CATI's new application engineer in our St. Louis office) and I had a chance to sit next to each other on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Join us for this live event to see the latest enhancements available in SOLIDWORKS 2015. Event Details: November 20,2014 9am - 12pm EigerLab 605 Fulton Ave Rockford, IL Registration Link SOLIDWORKS 2015 is the 23rd release of the industry leading... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
The next meeting of the Chicago West SOLIDWORKS User Group will take place Tuesday, November 18th at Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Campus in APC-160. Directions Link AGENDA: 6:00-6:30PM Sign-in and networking. Food served. Pizza & soft drinks. 6:30-8:00PM Presentation... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Join Stratasys For The 3D Printing Roadshow:MAKE IT IN THE NEW ECONOMY Higher Profits. Higher Quality. Faster to Market. More Agile Than Ever. The challenges facing manufacturers today are daunting. As competition grows and customers demand more, how can you... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Earlier this week, SOLIDWORKS announced the launch of several new online services and new packaging of MySolidWorks. New online services MySolidWorks Training – NEW 120 online training modules added tailored to meet SOLIDWORKS users' needs including SOLIDWORKS Certification prep courses.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Next week, Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI) will be at IMTS in Chicago, IL. Stop by booth E-3320 located in the Controls & CAD-CAM Pavilion. We will be in the Geometrics/CAMWorks booth. Look for the CATI and SOLIDWORKS signage at... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Black & Decker is a world leading name in DIY products used in and around the home. The company’s Global Design Center is using the Dimension 3D Printer from Stratasys to dramatically speed up product development time. The company has... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Join CATI at our 4th annual Design Innovation Summit and be the first to see SOLIDWORKS 2015. The CATI Design Innovation Summit is an interactive learning experience focused on helping you design and make better products. In addition to covering... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Rapid prototyping has become a standard practice in product development. At the BMW AG plant in Regensburg, Germany,FDM (fused deposition modeling) continues to be an important component in vehicle design prototyping. But moving beyond prototyping, BMW is extending the application... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Take the complexity out of getting your injection molds right the VERY first time with SOLIDWORKS Plastics. In a matter of minutes you can test your designs for possible flaws and defects, eliminating rework of expensive molds and reducing costs.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
SolidWorks® Plastics makes it easy for companies that design plastic parts or injection molds to predict and avoid manufacturing defects during the earliest stages of design, eliminating costly rework, improving quality, and accelerating time-to-market. Fully integrated with SolidWorks CAD, this... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
There is still time to save on SolidWorks Software. All Q2 SolidWorks Promotions and CATI Exclusive Deals are extended through Monday June 30, 2014. Call us today at 888-308-2284 or visit the CATI Website ofr more information. Current SolidWorks Offers... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
Earlier this year, Stratasys introduced the world to the first and only full color multi-material 3D printer - the Objet500 Connex3. The Objet500 Connex3 builds on the Connex technology introduced in 2007. With Connex technology, a single part, or any... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
On June 18th, we are hosting a webcast that will show you the cost savings and benefits of in-house 3D printing. To designers, engineers and product managers, the value of 3d printers for rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing is unquestionable.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes
That's right. Whether you are looking to bring SOLIDWORKS in-house for the first time or are a current customer looking to add additional licenses and/or capabilities to your existing environment, there are great incentives in place for June. Here's the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2014 at CATI Tech Notes