What's New in PLM 360?

PLM
December 22, 2015

Autodesk recently released an update to PLM 360 adding in more features and functionalities. With an update to the Classification feature, Admin users now have the ability to modify and re-order the pick list values to better fit their business needs, as well as provide more information and clarity to others by having descriptions displayed. […]

Kwik Goal Looks to Synergis to Keep Them Up and Running with Autodesk Solutions

Manufacturing
December 21, 2015

Company Background Founded over 30 years ago, Kwik Goal, Ltd. manufactures soccer goals, field and training equipment, team seating, as well as accessories for coaches, referees and players at all levels. Headquartered in Quakertown, Kwik Goal occupies a three-building campus consisting of back office, production, shipping, warehousing, and receiving. Kwik Goal, highly regarded for its sporting goods, is a […]

My ReCap from Autodesk University 2015

Factory
December 18, 2015

Posted on December 18, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Todd Schmoock Autodesk University was another exciting event this year filled with classes to near new software, and evening activities to network with colleagues. There were enough classes in the manufacturing area to pick software you wanted to learn from scratch, and classes you wanted to attend for […]

ebook: 3D Laser Scanning for Manufacturing Facilities Developing the Business Case

Factory
December 17, 2015

Reduce Rework: Using 3D laser scanning to capture existing conditions in the plant makes it possible to automatically create accurate sections and elevations. Cut Costs: While conventional methods require 10 engineers with overlapping responsibilities, laser scanning can be completed with just 4 people. Retool With Confidence: Supplying service providers with accurate 3D as-builts yields more accurate cost estimates […]

Manufacturing and the IoT

Manufacturing
December 16, 2015

There has been a lot of talk about the Internet of Things (IoT) and the impact it will have on the manufacturing industry moving forward, but what exactly is the is the IoT? The IoT is describing devices (machines, buildings, laptops, etc.) that can all be connected. Connected how? Sensors allows for “things” to take […]

Autodesk Inventor 2016 R3 Now Available

Manufacturing
December 16, 2015

Inventor 2016 made its debut in April 2016, Inventor 2016 R2 was announced in early November, and on December 2nd Autodesk introduced Inventor 2016 R3. In this latest update Autodesk has introduced Inventor Connected Design on A360 and the ability for Inventor users to export data in the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) file format for the […]

The Software Administrator’s Guide to Desktop Subscription for Autodesk Solutions

Building
December 15, 2015

Check out the eBook from Autodesk to get you up and running with Desktop Subscription. This quick start guide includes an overview of the setup process, helpful tips and detailed step-by-step instructions when and where you may need them. Get the eBook.

Revit Project Corruption

Building
December 15, 2015

Posted on December 15, 2015 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green Recently, we had a support case where there user could not open his Revit model. When trying to open the model he received a “Unable to open because of unresolved point references. Please contact Autodesk Support” error message. Solution: From the OPEN dialog, check the […]

Inventor 2016 AnyCAD Workflow

Manufacturing
December 15, 2015

Posted on December 15, 2015 by Synergis Product Specialist Mark Lancaster How to: Import an assembly as a single part file A few months ago I wrote an article about the AnyCAD technology introduced in Inventor 2016. Today I want to discuss a specific AnyCAD workflow in the hopes of clearing up some questions I’ve […]

[Webcast] What's New in Inventor?

Manufacturing
December 14, 2015

Join Autodesk Technical Specialist, Jamie Scherer and Synergis Manufacturing Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster for a look at the recent updates to Inventor 2016. During this webcast they’ll cover the new features introduced in R2 including: Shape Generator ForceEffect Design Electromechanical Design As well as the new features in R3: Inventor Connected Design Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) […]