Design Reviews – Solutions (Part II)

In a previous post (here ) Matt Sheridan discussed five common challenges customers face when performing design reviews. In this post he discusses how PTC helps companies overcome these common challenges

The five common design-review challenges:–

  1. Reviewing multi-CAD designs
  2. Working with 2D Drawings
  3. Comparing dataset
  4. Organizing and viewing  data types (Word, Excel, PDF)
  5. Integrating MCAD-ECAD information

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Design Reviews – Challenges and Solutions (Part I)

Did you just get out of a Design Review meeting? If not, when’s your next Design Review meeting? Almost each one of us have been involved in a Design Review meeting on a regular basis. OK, Design Reviews may go by different by names such as technical reviews, milestone reviews, value engineering reviews, code reviews, etc.  Whatever, you call it… Continue reading


Model Based Enterprise – Challenges and Considerations (Part II)

In my previous post “Model Based Enterprise – Challenges and Considerations (Part I)” I talked about the cultural changes needed to realize a Model Based Enterprise (MBE). But culture isn’t the only thing that changes; processes and tools can look dramatically different by the time you transition your organization away from 2D drawings. Continue reading on the PTC Creo blog here. Continue reading


Model Based Enterprise – Challenges and Considerations (Part I)

In my previous post “Why bother replacing 2D Drawings with 3D Models?” I outlined the need to replace 2D Drawings. In this post, I’d like to discuss the challenges and considerations for adopting a Model Based Enterprise approach. Continue reading on creo.ptc.com Continue reading

2D Drawings

Why bother Replacing 2D Drawings with 3D Models?

Yes, why would you want to replace 2D drawings? Clearly, 2D Drawings have their own advantages. But there are disadvantages to 2D Drawings. Let’s consider a couple of scenarios. Continue reading on the PTC Creo blog. Note, this link takes you to the PTC Creo blog at creo,ptc.com Continue reading