What do Montgomery Ward, The Swiss Colony, Seventh Avenue, and Homevisions.com all have in common? They are just a few of the subsidiaries of Colony Brands, Inc., headquartered in Monroe, Wisconsin. Founded in 1926 as The Swiss Colony, the iconic holiday cheese and foods company, Colony Brands has grown into one of the largest direct […]
Meet four very different organizations, in four different parts of the world, working in four very different industries. Each has enlisted PTC Creo Simulate to perform analyses as they design. Here’s what they told us.
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Within PTC Creo Parametric, many capabilities for simulation are already at your fingertips. That’s right. With mechanism design tools, found within PTC’s flagship design software, you can create mechanical connections and simulate motion on kinetic assemblies.
In a world where appliances last ten years or so and we replace our phones every two, it’s unusual to run into a company that produces components to last more than a quarter century. And with no maintenance required! Meet RAB Lighting.
About 120 miles east of Moscow, lies one of Russia’s more popular tourist destinations, Vladimir. With buildings that date back to the 1200s, the city is part of the Golden Ring—ancient cities that preserve the most important events in Russian history. But look closer, and you’ll find among Vladimir’s medieval cathedrals and arches some thriving […]
In some industries, you engineer products to be sturdy so that they’ll survive an accidental drop from the kitchen counter. In other industries, you’re up against far more hostile elements. In fact, you may be engineering for users who intentionally beat up your things—over and over. Rába Axle, whose tag line is “We Engineer, You Drive” produces […]
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More than 20 years ago, Nico Marini, a newly graduated engineer in Hasselt, found himself working for a company that manufactured buses—luxury touring coaches, public transit vehicles, and such. He loved all things automotive, and within a few years the company named him head of engineering. But despite his passion, he didn’t aspire to climb […]
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If you’ve ever driven the interstate or pulled into a rest stop in the United States, you’ve seen PACCAR brands—Peterbilt and Kenworth. The company’s big rigs dominate American roadways, hauling product on 18 wheels from city to city. In Europe, PACCAR owns the DAF brand. And in the UK, the Fortune 500 firm puts Leyland […]
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Amid the cotton fields and forested mountains of southern India, you’ll find Coimbatore, a metropolis that grew up around textile mills in the 1920s and 1930s. To support those mills over the years—a precision manufacturing industry emerged. And, you might expect, with manufacturing came a healthy engineering sector. That leads us to Jandia Engineering, a […]
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