Origin News & Events

    Tolerancing Conical Feature using MBD in SOLIDWORKS®

    Posted on Tue, Feb 19, 2019

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    Topics: origin international, SolidWorks, Origin, MBD, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    New Update of Origin Apps is now Available for Download

    Posted on Tue, Dec 18, 2018

    Benefits Companies that Use Their PC DMIS or Calypso CMM Systems to Program Their Renishaw Equator™ Comparators 

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    Topics: origin international, Origin, Renishaw Equator®, PC DMIS

    See what you missed at SWW2018

    Posted on Wed, Oct 31, 2018

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    Topics: origin international, Origin, SWW, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Huge Venue, huge crowds at IMTS

    Posted on Fri, Sep 14, 2018

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    Topics: origin international, CheckMate, IMTS, Origin, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    5 Days to IMTS-Plan to See Origin's Demonstrations

    Posted on Wed, Sep 05, 2018

    Come to booth #121627 and meet some of the team members. 

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    Topics: DMSC, IMTS, Origin

    Visit Origin at IMTS to see its contribution to the Grand Challenge

    Posted on Wed, Aug 29, 2018

    Visit Origin at booth #121627 - IMTS to see its contribution to the Grand Challenge. This is a joint effort by tooling and inspection vendors to demonstrate art to inspected part workflow -- in real time with actual production machines and parts.

    Origin to demonstrate the following:

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    Topics: origin international, DMSC, QIF, IMTS

    Visit Origin at IMTS 2018, Sept 10-15

    Posted on Tue, Jul 24, 2018

    Visit Origin at the show and meet some of the team members.





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    Topics: origin international, IMTS

    Origin/DASI Event : Sept 25-26-27, Tips for Faster Inspection Planning, Better Results

    Posted on Tue, Jul 10, 2018

    Don't miss this opportunity to see demos of how your company can speed up inspection planning from days to minutes and eliminate arguments due to correlation errors. Dates and times are listed below:Credit: Mihajlo Maricic

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    Topics: Origin, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS, Dasi Solutions, Inspection Planning

    NIST Summit Takeaway 3 of 3 -- The Elephant in the MBE/MBD Room: Training

    Posted on Tue, May 29, 2018

    Our final takeaway is a theme that emerged early in the event: the training gap.

    In the Q&A after one of the Day One presentations, an attendee asked “how are we going to be able to implement model-based enterprise when our people need to be re-skilled, new hires are lacking key skills and there aren’t nearly enough qualified people to do the teaching?

    In the drawing-based workflows that have predominated for years, designers were not expected to devote much attention to inspection. That ch

     anges in the model-based enterprise. Designers are involved with marking up GD&T on CAD.

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    Topics: origin international, SolidWorks, MBD, MBE, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS, NIST

    NIST Summit Takeaway #2 -- Model Based Enterprise Payback Is Tricky, Systemic Approach Required

    Posted on Fri, May 18, 2018

    Hadi Jafari of GE Baker Hughes shared his experiences implementing model-based enterprise and the surprises he encountered along the way.

    In Jafari’s experience, model-based design (MBD) is a tool that can be confused 


    with the goal. The goal is to reduce lead time and costs in the design-manufacturing cycle. MBD is simply tools and processes to achieve this goal.

    Working out the ROI is tricky when costs and benefits cut across organizational lines. That is, between the OEM and its supply chain partners. When costs and benefits are shared unequally, this adds to the challenge of introducing model-based enterprise.

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    Topics: origin international, Origin, MBD, MBE, NIST