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Excel based SolidWorks Configurator for Custom Door and Frame Design, Australia

Project Information
Client Profile
Door and frame manufacturer
Location
Australia
Industry
Sheet metal building products manufacturing
Inputs
Custom design needs and database
Deliverables
2D drawings PDFs, DXFs, Bill of Materials [BoMs]
Software
SolidWorks
Services
Design Automation
Client Challenges
  • 30-35 customized product designs each having numerous variants causing hassle during design customization
  • Difficulties in managing data-base of input/output design and drawings
  • Time consuming and error-prone repetitive tasks

Business Needs

Develop a tool to automate the door design customization by sales teams or by the customer when design specifications are defined.

Our Detailed Engineering Solution and Approach:

Owing to our strong pre-existing portfolio in the domain, Australia based manufacturing firm approached Hitech teams to develop an automation tool and reduce design cycle time. Automation team working on the project initially studied the SolidWorks models and drawings shared by the client to identify the scope for automation.

Excel based SolidWorks Configurator
Excel based SolidWorks Configurator

At the end of project duration a structured MS Excel spreadsheet with VBA scripts were shared with the client capable to automatically generate standard files, parts, assemblies, drawings, DXF files, BOMs, etc.

Business Impact

Design Specifications Received from the CAD Library
Design Specifications Received from the CAD Library
Automated Door Design Customization
Automated Door Design Customization
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