CAD Design in Teams (survey invite)

What do leading companies do to support engineering teams while they design in CAD? What challenges do companies need to overcome to improve collaboration? What’s the impact of poor collaboration on you? Please share your thoughts and perspective. We are conducting new research on the challenges of engineers face when they design in teams and

Engineer Better Products (survey invite)

How do leading companies engineer better products? How are they dealing with today’s complex design problems? What potential problems should design engineers consider for to improve product quality? Please share your thoughts and perspective. We are conducting new research on how to engineer better products, examining the impact of increased complexity, more materials, and more

Plastic Part and Mold Design (survey invitation)

How do leading companies improve the quality of their plastic parts? What steps do moldmakers take to reduce the length of mold trials? If your company designs or produces plastic parts or molds, please share your experience. We are conducting new research on the design of plastic parts and molds and common challenges manufacturers face. We are

Empowering Engineers with Better Design Decisions (Survey Invite)

How do leading companies empower their engineers to become even better design engineers? Please share your experience. We are conducting new research on engineering and design, examining the impact of late changes vs. early changes. What do engineers do when they are not 100% confident in a design decision? Can simulation help?   If you already

PLM411 SāmPāg Collaboration Software Parody / ECO and PLM Interview

Tech-Clarity takes a jab at collaboration software with this funny infomercial on the fictitious SāmPāg solution. It highlights a real issue about how poorly companies collaborate about their products and product information. The ad is followed by a great discussion with Chad Jackson of Lifecycle Insights on Engineering Change Management and how PLM software can help.

Tech-Clarity Change Survey Covered in Machine Design

Elisabeth Eitel of Machine Design covered Tech-Clarity’s Best Practices for Factory Adaptability report.              Hear her views on the results in Machine Design article Survey results: Manufacturers tell how they implement change.