Dedicated Geometric Design Software Makes Engineering Design Workflows More Efficient

| April 26, 2019

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This paper explores the question of how to most efficiently streamline engineering-CAD workflows within firms by assigning dedicated geometric design software to those doing engineering & to leave CAD exclusively to those doing drafting. This paper evaluates different industry standard software tools, associated software workflows, and the associated cost/benefit relationships.

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