Mould, Tool & Die
A demanding economy is forcing mould makers to be even more creative while facing stiff global competition. Today’s customers insist on precision and durability, while also demanding shorter lead times and lower prices.
SOLIDWORKS product development solutions provide a full range of integrated modelling, simulation, and communication tools that mould, tool, and die manufacturers need to design better products faster and at lower cost.
Cool Pak Case Study
Cool Pak LLC
As a key supplier of packaging to growers, shippers, repackers, and other food suppliers, Cool Pak LLC designs and manufactures a variety of trays, tills, tubs, clamshells, and domed containers that are used to package, transport, and sell fresh produce. Recently, company growth and increasing customer demand for innovative and environmentally friendly packaging solutions prompted management to transition its design function in-house.
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Macro Plastics Inc.
Macro Plastics, Inc., is the leading manufacturer of large agricultural bins in North America. As the cost of plastic resins continues to rise, optimizing designs for material usage while maintaining performance has become an important goal. The company needed finite element analysis (FEA) capabilities to achieve that objective.
Bloxwich Truck and Container
Bloxwich Truck and Container is a world leader in container and trailer locking hardware supplying much of the worlds market and exporting to more than 30 countries. It’s a proud record from a division that has a worldwide reputation for quality, supplying transportation markets since the 1950s.
Bloxwich have gone from 2D design to using SolidWorks 3D CAD, Simulation and other tools like SolidWorks Composer. At over 100 years old, they are a brand that continually evolve and improve their processes.