Welcome to Cadtek
Cadtek has been established for over 28 years and has unrivalled experience in providing design solutions for designers and engineers across all disciplines and multiple industries. We provide all of the solutions available in the SolidWorks portfolio. Whether your interest is in 3D design tools, simulation, testing and virtual prototyping of your designs or management of the associated files and documents, Cadtek can meet your requirements. Call 0800 804 7766
Valued sales, support and training
We use Feefo to independently survey our customers to ensure we are able to maintain the highest standards of support and training. Since we started delivering engineering design solutions back in 1988 we have built our reputation on the quality of the service we provide. To see what this service means to our customers and how our engineering team support them you can watch our customer videos here.
SolidWorks Quote Request
To get SolidWorks pricing simply provide a few details below an account manager will provide you with product pricing information.
Years in Business
What is SolidWorks?
SolidWorks is a solid modelling computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE) computer program that runs on Microsoft Windows. We believe it to be the best-in-class solution for design engineers, product designers and manufacturing engineers. First introduced in 1997 SolidWorks now has millions of licences in use across the world. It is the design software of choice in most educational institutions. SolidWorks 3D CAD is the core product of a suite of tools that provide solutions for all aspects of the design and manfacturing process including, but not limited to, Product Data Management, Simulation and Virtual Testing, Photo-realistic Rendering, Technical Publications and Productivity Tools.
Is there a student version of SolidWorks?
Yes. Although Cadtek only supplies Commercial licences and Educational and Research licences to institutions, Universities etc. Buy the Student Version here
How much does SolidWorks cost?
The suite of products that comprise the full toolset are designed to meet specific requirements based on our customers’ exact needs. The approriate functionality can depend on the type of industry you are in, the nature of the work you do and your future growth plans. Our account managers are able to quickly customise a quotation to give you accurate figures to your meet your needs and that specify exactly which version of SolidWorks you should consider. It is quick and easy to call us on 0800 804 7766 or complete the form further up the page. View the product matrix to learn more
Can you provide training?
Yes. Cadtek is able to offer a comprehensive schedule of training in all of the SolidWorks products (including some partner products such as SolidCAM) from numerous venues across the UK. As part of our partnership with Solid Solutions Management we are able to offer shared training centre resources to increase the scope and scale of each of our training services. Our training schedule is one of the most extensive in Europe. Learn more…
Serving our customers
Cadtek has a proven track record of delivering outstanding service and after-sales support to our customers. Investing in SolidWorks solutions is more than a simple software purchase, it is a partnership with your reseller that delivers training, support and development to your business to ensure you maximise your investment.
Latest Blog Posts
Tips and Tricks - Dirty Decals Decals in SolidWorks Visualize are often used for applying logos, labels and signage onto products. This blog explores how decals can be used to give realistic defects, dirt and damage onto appearances that would otherwise...
This year, DEVELOP3D Live is being held on 20th March at the Warwick Arts Centre, Warwick University, Coventry, CV4 7AL. With over 30 exciting speakers, the event is a great way to get hands-on with the latest technology, advance your workflow and network...
Watch our “Introduction to 3D CAD” Webinar where we will be demonstrating SolidWorks 2018. This short demonstration will showcase how the latest designs and innovations are created. No previous CAD experience needed; we start from the basics, creating simple 3D...
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The LINK Business Centre, G1 Calmount Park, Ballymount, Dublin 12, Ireland.
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Abbey House, Farnborough Rd, Farnborough , Hampshire, GU14 7NA
Galway Technology Centre, Mervue Business Park, Galway, Ireland
Red Tree Business Suites, Dalmarnock Road, Bridgeton, Glasgow, G40 4LA
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Hethel Engineering Centre, Chapman Way, Hethel, Norfolk, NR14 8FB
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