Achieve faster and more efficient consumer durables design with Solid Edge
We understand that you need to quickly bring to market the latest in attractive, easy-to-use and reliable products for your customers.
The Solid Edge Advantage
Solid Edge can speed consumer durables design and domestic appliance design and help your company flourish in the fast moving consumer durables business environment with:
Rapid concept design by incorporating sketches into the 3D CAD design process and easy physical prototype creation for focus group evaluation by outputting models to 3D printers
Fast modeling of complex, curved shapes using advanced surface design capabilities resulting in attractively designed products with excellent ergonomics
Integration of electrical and electronic components into consumer durables design and modeling housings around these components
Easy creation of photorealistic images and animations of the final product to support sales and marketing
Accurate and timely supply of information to manufacturing including 2D drawings, 3D models and bills of materials resulting in less errors and rework
Use of 3D assembly models to easily create accurate and easy-to-follow installation, maintenance and user manuals
Solid Edge data management offers scalable solutions for management of CAD files and related technical data that meet the needs of consumer durables manufacturers, from startups and very small firms to larger manufacturers with distributed operations.
With 3D CAD, simulation, manufacturing and design management capabilities, Solid Edge provides an integrated portfolio of affordable and easy-to-use solutions that help consumer durables manufacturing companies design better.
Faster Development of
Contemporary Faucet Designs
Solid Edge accelerates design of Pietro Signorini’s stylish faucets, achieving a 50 percent reduction in time for new product development.
- Continuously improve product excellence and quality
- Minimize design errors
- Reduce design time
- Simplify learning process for using the new 3D tool
Keys to Success
- Leverage advanced 3D software (the best in the medium-to-high range market)
- Facilitate realistic visualization through the use of an advanced rendering module that facilitates collaboration with marketing and sales
- Eliminated expensive and inaccurate prototypes
- Reduced development time by 50 percent
- Enables continuous innovation
- Serves as a valuable marketing tool in presenting both a compelling technological and design impression of products
Solid Edge and consumer durables design
Siemens PLM Software technology drives Groupe SEB’s enterprise-wide knowledge-sharing strategy; enables 43% increase in new product introductions annually
Using Solid Edge delivers big time cost and quality benefits, including cutting drafting time from two weeks to one day
In addition to creating assembly models for engineering purposes, Wood Stone uses Solid Edge designs for marketing and after sales support of its stone-hearth ovens
Designing creative consumer goods demands high-end functionality such as on-screen interference checking and realistic rendering