CATIA V5 Surfacing Training (GS1+GSD)

CATIA V5 Surfacing Training (GS1+GSD) introduces the Generative Shape Design interface and tools for creating wireframe and surfaces and the concept of hybrid design. You will learn how to create parameterized swept surfaces, perform surface analysis and gap correction and improve geometry quality and stability. Learn more about this course!

CATIA FUND. – San José

CATIA Fundamental is an introductory course for those with little or no experience on CATIA V5 and provides a practical approach with Mecanica’s best practices for design. We begin by presenting the user interface along with the concept of the sketcher. From this we build solids, manage our parts and learn to design in the […]

(English) Digital Manufacturing: What Would FC Barcelona Do?

You’re modeling a digital manufacturing strategy around a use case of new product introductions (NPI), because the corporate emphasis is organic growth through a constant stream of new offerings. You want to understand demand as early as possible in the product life cycle, to continuously adapt your manufacturing and supply chain response for timely replenishment. […]


CATIA MANUFACTURING is a comprehensive manufacturing course for those who have completed the Design Fundamentals course. We begin with a thorough overview of the manufacturing interface and approach which is common to all of the CATIA manufacturing workbenches. We cover 2 ½ axis Prismatic Machining which includes drilling, tapping, pocketing, etc. We then move onto […]

Plugging Manufacturing into the Data Pool

What do you need to know before you connect your manufacturing floor to the Industrial Internet of Things? As consumers shift their buying habits from products to experiences, should businesses change their operating models as well? Well, if your organization wants to be able to innovate in an effective way, the answer is yes. As […]

Mobility Meets Blockchain; Data Privacy, Supply Chain Loom Large

Few things get the business juices flowing like platforms and ecosystems, with the raft of opportunities that follows in their wake. Transportation and mobility companies, along with blockchain providers, have taken a step toward creating this network effect with theMobility Open Blockchain Initiative(MOBI), designed to promote standards and blockchain adoption in the mobility market. The […]

Lithium Mining and Electric Vehicles: Powering Innovation and a Greener Future

The future of transportation is increasingly greener, with jurisdictions around the world aiming to significantly grow the number of electric vehicles traversing the streets. In the state of California, an ambitious target has been set to reach 5.5 million of them by the year 2030 through rebate programs. By 2025, they plan to have 250,000 […]

The Next Aviation Disruption

Anyone who still considers the idea of point-to-point, on-demand air taxis too futuristic to merit serious thought may want to rethink such a notion. A market for urban air transportation is emerging—effectively airborne versions of Uber and Lyft—and it is probably closer than most people realize. Proof-of-concepts of air vehicle designs, batteries, autonomous systems, and […]

Advanced Robotics: Changing Industries Everywhere

When we think of robots, we often think of manufacturing. After all, machines have taken over numerous jobs that humans used to do by hand—from assembling cars to loading trucks and packing boxes. But as today’s artificial intelligence continues to expand—even, in some cases, adopting the emotional characteristics of human beings—the potential for the use […]

Data-Centric Design: The Next Step in the Evolution of the Internet of Things

Gartner says that 8.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide this year, up 31% from 2016. IDC estimates that worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) will grow 16.7% in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion. When we talk about big numbers such as these, it’s always advisable to look at the big […]