-New Release Delivers Powerful, Affordable CAD Design Tools
-Expanded Packages Combine Freeform Modeling and Design Capabilities
ROCK HILL, S.C., April 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) today announced the immediate availability of Geomagic ®Design, a new suite of affordable CAD design solutions. Geomagic Design delivers comprehensive and robust mechanical CAD design tools, allowing ideas to go from concept to manufacturing and production for professional engineers, makers, students, consumers and hobbyists.Leveraging 3D Systems' combined Alibre ® and Geomagic platform, Geomagic Design is now also available as part of a series of software packages that include Geomagic Freeform ® products. These powerful packages combine organic, touch-based 3D sculpting with robust B-Rep CAD and detail design tools from Geomagic Design. Geomagic Design is available in three versions: Personal, Professional and Expert, each tailored to the needs and budgets of our growing user base. Geomagic Design comes with over 35 new tools and more than 100 enhancements, built on a robust platform that is sure to deliver a rock-solid design-to-manufacture experience. Top features of Geomagic Design include:
- 2D Documentation module – New tools and workflow enhancements allow engineers to immediately and accurately create 2D detail drawings from the 3D data for use in manufacturing and production planning.
- Sheet metal design module – Integrated sheet metal design capabilities plus new sketch bend commands tackle complex design tasks.
- New platform – featuring a highly productive engineering design environment for an exceptional user experience.