Designing packaging machinery in SOLIDWORKS
As packaging machines become increasingly complex, designers and engineers face unique mechatronic engineering challenges. Design teams must streamline communication between mechanical systems and electrical engineering controls like never before.
SOLIDWORKS integrated product development solutions provide a full range of modeling, simulation, and communication tools that help you optimize motor and actuator selection for price and energy consumption, while improving reliability so your machines require less maintenance.
Intertape Case Study
Intertape Polymer Group
Intertape Polymer Group (IPG) is a recognized leader in the development and manufacture of specialized polyolefin plastic and paper packaging products and complementary packaging systems. Headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, the company has strategically grown to support operations in 26 locations including 15 manufacturing facilities, with over 2,700 employees. Recently, the carton sealer machinery division needed to upgrade the way it created parametric standard module equipment and custom machinery…
Video Case Study:
Since introducing the world’s first packaging robots in 1984, Gerhard Schubert GmbH has become the recognized market leader in the development of packaging machines. Each Schubert machine is custom-designed to meet the individual customer’s unique packaging needs, and Schubert needed to utilize advanced 3D design automation technologies to consistently deliver top-performing machines more quickly than its competitors.