Industry Forum 2014: Review

On February 11th and 12th, 2014 more than 200 international visitors from the mechanical, plant, and electrical engineering industries informed themselves about trends and developments of sustainable cost reduction with Strategic Parts Management and about sales opportunities with Electronic CAD Product Catalogs.

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Keynote for the 14th Industry-Forum


Volker Göbel



The AMF Media Center as sales tool

  • CAD data and sales
  • Working methods of the future?
  • Opportunities and threats of the new media

Hans Karl

SGF Süddeutsche Gelenk­scheiben­fabrik GmbH & Co KG


Arist von Perbandt

CONTACT Software GmbH


Introduction, use & added value of PARTsolutions at the “Süddeutschen Gelenkscheiben Fabrik“ (SGF) in cooperation with CIM DATABASE

  • Basis for decision-making for using PARTsolutions
  • Interface between PARTsolutions and CIM DATABASE
  • Conclusion

Unfortunately the script for this presentation is not available

Martin Anderer

Osram GmbH


CADENAS PARTsolutions as perfect complement to the SAP PLM system

  • What brought about the decision for PARTsolutions?
  • Which goals should be achieved this way?
  • Using Geometric Search and check for duplicate copies to reduce and consolidate parts

Unfortunately the script for this presentation is not available

Josef Schmelter



Supporting industry customers with CADENAS eCATALOGsolutions including eCl@ss 8 information

  • Get an Electronic Product Catalog within a few hours
  • Automated PIM data diversion as basis for eCATALOGsolutions
  • eCl@ss 8 Advanced as integrated data element

Frank Bröker

Krehl & Partner GmbH



  • Increase profits
  • Reduce conflicts of interests
  • Create standards

Calculation assistants and specialized apps

  • Calculation assistants in manufacturer catalogs
  • Apps for calculations
  • Specialized apps for in-house process improvement

Dr. Arne Gaiser

DSC Software AG


Use standard- and supplier parts effectively in SAP – added value through seamless integration

  • Efficient parts management in SAP
  • Interaction of PARTsolutions, NX and SAP
  • Added value through process integration

Anatol Kligermann

Balluff GmbH


Balluff catalog on PARTcommunity with product selectors

  • Review
  • Structure and functionality of product selectors
  • Advantages and prospects

Stefan Waldner



PARTcommunity 3.0 – Innovations for manufacturer portals

  • Create a calculation assistant yourself without programming effort
  • Simplified search functions (auto fill, highlighting search results, drag and drop, etc.)
  • Individual design adaptions (transparencies, color gradient, etc.) and revised statistic queries

Unfortunately the script for this presentation is not available

Reiner Heimsoth

keytech Software GmbH


Proactive reuse in the engineering process

  • Active cost saving due to reduction of duplicate copies
  • PLM supported suggestion system for similar parts
  • Transparent view of identical parts in the release workflow

Dr. Seena Rejal

3D Industries Ltd.


The 3D Part Sourcing Revolution for Manufacturer Parts in the UK

  • Relationship between and CADENAS
  • How it works
  • Using eCatalog data to generate global sales leads
  • The powerful benefits of 3D part sourcing

Jens Bertram



Intelligent Finding made easy

  • 3D GEOsearch, Full-text Search, Assistent Search & Requirement Search
  • Improved search results through combination of search methods
  • Search via appserver - high performant and across different sites

Unfortunately the script for this presentation is not available

Christian Leichnitz

NORO Gesellschaft für Rohrsysteme mbH


NOROs successes through the use of CADENAS eCATALOGsolutions

  • Why eCATALOGsolutions?
  • Benefits of the solution today
  • Future expansions and upgrades

Bernardo Gaudio

GDM S.p.A.


PARTsolutions as Technical Search Engine

  • Use of PARTsolutions Intelligent Finding tools
  • Compare all GDM part numbers (approx. 500.000 items and 160.000 3D models)

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Felix Finster

CIDEON Software GmbH


Connecting CADENAS GEOsearch to SAP with CIDEON

  • Geometric Similarity Search in SAP documents
  • Simple research und direct subsequent reuse
  • Automated fill-in of GEOsearch contents

Andreas Höfig



Thomas Lang



Kill two birds with one stone: Create print & web from one data source

  • News and possibilities in the field of print catalogs
  • Using media data for the web as well
  • Embedded technology for Content Management Systeme (CMS) for instance Contao

Sergio Renda

Lista Office AG


More efficiency with online portal for spare parts

  • Using master data and CAD design data to create a spare part catalog

Klaus Pesendorfer

Technisches Büro Klaus Pesendorfer -


Design guidelines – Reduce working effort and create ressources for advancement

  • Reasons for design guidelines
  • Optimizing processes
  • Basis for the implementation of new requirements (software implementation)

Matthias Grywatsch

Fachschule für Technik Mühlhausen


Promoting know-how in the field of software applications and component selection in the technical training by means of CADENAS software solutions

  • Insight into the technical training on the example of the Technical College in Mühlhausen
  • Promotion of young talents with eCHALLENGES for educational projects
  • Raising awareness for standard- and supplier catalogs

Joachim Frank

Zuken E3 GmbH


Mechatronic component search for electrical design

  • How do CADENAS' Electronic Product Catalogs help to search and create component files for the ECAD system E3
  • Supporting data transfer with ECLASS 8 Advanced
  • Using data for circuit, cable and fluid diagrams and control cabinet layouts
  • How does the ECAD user profit

Frank Epple



Jürgen Heimbach



Innovations in PARTsolutions version 9.8 and outlook to future versions

Unfortunately the script for this presentation is not available