UGS is sponsoring a series of "Battling Complexity" seminars in response to a PLM white paper indicating design process complexity as the most important issue for engineers. The seminars, offered by both UGS and Solid Edge value-added resellers, address design complexity. For more information on the seminars, go to http://rbi.ims.ca/3855-523.
Most machine design engineers will survey existing component manufacturers for standard linear guide products, limiting what they can do with their designs. Using extruded aluminum profile guides can customize machine designs while shrinking the bill of materials.
Practically all electronic devices today contain metals that may
be coming from conflict-ravaged African countries. And political pressures will increasingly influence how these minerals are sourced and used in products.
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