Origin News & Events

    Murray Desnoyer Presents at Central Indiana  SOLIDWORKS User Group

    Posted on Fri, May 05, 2017

    Dont miss this opportunity to hear Murray Desnoyer, CEO, Origin International,  speak about "CheckMate" which is now in the manufacturing arena taking the model GD&T digital data through a full CMM analysis and inspection report.

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    Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017

    Time: 4:30pm     Registration, Networking

    Place: Purdue Technology Park.

    5225 Exploration Dr.. Indianapolis, IN 26241

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

    Model Based Definition Presentation Wednesday January 25, 2017

    Posted on Thu, Jan 19, 2017

    Burton Precision in conjunction with DASI Solutions and Origin International will be hosting a informative workshop on Model Based Definition and how it can be a benefit to your organization. The presentation will showcase how to manage Workflow from Design to Part Launch. 

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    Topics: origin international, CheckMate, MBD, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS, Dasi Solutions, Burton Precision

    Common Mistakes in Implementing MBD

    Posted on Fri, Aug 19, 2016

    Oboe Wu from SOLIDWORKS takes a look at actual MBD implementations and the strategies some companies followed.

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

    Setup MBD to Get the Best Use

    Posted on Tue, Jul 12, 2016

    Oboe Wu from SOLIDWORKS discusses setting up for MBD so that you can make the best use of it. Included is installation, licensing (floating), command ribbon bar, shortcut toolbar etc. You definitely want to give this a read through as he has good visuals to explore. Read more.

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    Topics: origin international, SolidWorks, CheckMate, MBD

    Eliminate Costly Errors

    Posted on Wed, Jul 06, 2016

    The ultimate goal of the standard called Model Based Definition (MBD) and standards such as ASME Y14.41-2003 (updated in 2012) and Military-Standard-31000 (Revision A) in 2013 is to eliminate the costly and often error-prone drawing-based documentation still used to communicate design intent and manufacturing details. Find out what  on the SOLIDWORKS Blog has to say. Read more... Read More

    Topics: SolidWorks, CheckMate, Origin, MBD

    MBD Implementation 10 DOs and 10 DON’Ts – Don’t Be Confined to Design Department Alone

    Posted on Fri, Mar 18, 2016

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    Topics: SolidWorks, CheckMate, MBD

    CheckMate Fully Integrates with SOLIDWORKS MBD

    Posted on Wed, Feb 10, 2016

    You don't want to miss this short read about how Origins’ CheckMate is fully integrated with SOLIDWORKS MBD and provides a Model-Based Inspection (MBI) capability for CMM programming.

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    Topics: SolidWorks, CheckMate, SWW, MBD

    It's Official ... Origin is Now a SOLIDWORKS® Partner

    Posted on Thu, Oct 02, 2014

    Origin International is pleased to announce that it is now certified as a SOLIDWORKS® Solution Partner.  You can find us at CheckMate for SolidWorks on their web site.

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    Topics: origin international, SolidWorks, CheckMate, Origin

    Origin asks...Are you ready for QIF?

    Posted on Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    QIF is the Quality Information Framework, a suite of XML based data models that contain everything from model definitions with associated GD&T, inspection plans, inspection results, to multi-part statistics in a common QIF document format. The new QIF 2.0 standard has been approved by the Dimensional Metrology Standards Consortium (DMSC) for progression to an ANSI standard and will be out for public review this fall.

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    Topics: origin international, CheckMate, metrology, QIF, Origin

    CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®

    Posted on Thu, May 08, 2014

    CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS® is now available.  The initial release  features CheckMate CMM Programming, Soft Gauging, Reporting and SoftFit Solver ™ .  Subsequent releases over the course of 2014 will include additional modules and new product.  SOLIDWORKS® is the platform of choice for the CheckMate suite of CAD based dimensional metrology software based on the quality of the product, its level of penetration in the manufacturing sector and the level of excellence of the SOLIDWORKS® reseller channel.  CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS® will serve to enhance our customers metrology experience and increase their productivity.

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    Topics: manufacturing engineers, origin international, SolidWorks, CheckMate, measurement, metrology