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Work From Home Capability to Bring Stakeholders Together Virtually Using 3D CAD Model

Posted by Chris Hughes on Fri, 17 Apr, 2020 @ 04:16 PM

Lattice Technology Offers 3D Product Design Review Capabilities for Work at Home

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Tags: Design Review, Digital Manufacturing, Concurrent Engineering

Lattice Technology Announces XVL Web3D Manager, Enabling Unprecedented Access to Gigabyte-Size 3D Models for Stakeholders Using Only a Web Browser

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 @ 02:47 PM

— New technology gives fast access to complete product data regardless of their size or originating CAD system —

XVL Web3D Manager provides controlled sharing to any stakeholder using a modern web browser without add-ons. Even gigabyte-size CAD model files can be viewed with a web browser, including those with thousands of parts.

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Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Interactive Assembly Instructions, Lattice News

Announcing Release of XVL Content Manager

Posted by Chris Hughes on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Augments PDM/PLM systems delivering fast performance to stakeholders downstream from product development for even the largest 3D product models 

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Tags: Lightweight & Accurate 3D Format, Lattice News

Mitsubishi: Improving assembly processes using XVL

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 @ 12:07 PM

Planning and Validating the Assembly Processes Using XVL

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Tier-One Auto Supplier to Toyota Motor Corp. Streamlines Processes Using XVL

Posted by Chris Hughes on Tue, 20 Aug, 2019 @ 12:43 PM

XVL Customer Story: Toyoda Iron Works

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World’s Second Largest Ship Builder Uses XVL in their Digital Manufacturing Initiative to Improve Manufacturing Processes

Posted by Chris Hughes on Thu, 07 Mar, 2019 @ 10:47 AM

Japan Marine United needed a more intuitive way, that was cost-effective, for their workers to understand their complex assembly processes that could also accommodate their extremely large models

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Tags: engineering processes, Lightweight & Accurate 3D Format, Interactive Assembly Instructions, Work Instructions, Assembly Process Planning, Concurrent Engineering, Lattice News

Use Case: EIZO Corporation Global Manufacturer uses XVL to Improve Quality, Reduce Errors and Shorten Development Time

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 19 Nov, 2018 @ 04:42 PM

Use Case: EIZO Corporation using XVL

Global Manufacturer of High-End Display Systems uses XVL to Improve Quality, Reduce Errors and Shorten Development Time

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Tags: 3D Visualization & Sharing, Manufacturing Processes, Lightweight & Accurate 3D Format, Assembly Process Planning, Quality, Concurrent Engineering

Deloitte Report - US Manufacturing Competitiveness Predicted to Overtake China: Workforce Productivity a Key

Posted by Chris Hughes on Fri, 26 Oct, 2018 @ 01:56 PM

Lattice3D helps companies achieve increased productivity from assembly workers which leads to increased cost competitiveness

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Embed Interactive 3D Models in Microsoft Excel for Improved Communications

Posted by Chris Hughes on Wed, 01 Nov, 2017 @ 06:55 PM

Simplify product communications by using Microsoft® Excel®. Using XVL, interactive models and associated data (including assembly work instructions) can easily be embedded into Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and distributed for FREE to any stakeholder or even customers.

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Tags: 3D Visualization & Sharing, Work Instructions, 3D PDF, microsoft excel, Service Instructions

Case Study: Alpine Precision, a Mold Maker -- Going paperless in manufacturing by relying on 3D models instead of 2D drawings reduces lead time for the this mold manufacturer in the auto industry.

Posted by Chris Hughes on Wed, 18 Oct, 2017 @ 04:55 PM

Why Aim for a Paperless Workflow?

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Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Manufacturing Processes, Assembly Process Planning