Origin News & Events

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 

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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

Three Takeaways From NIST Model-Based Enterprise Summit 2018 - Part 1

Posted on Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Here’s an unscientific summary of the most important themes from NIST’s 2018 Model-Based Enterprise Summit in Gaithersburg MD, April 2-5.

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Topics: Model Based Enterprise, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS, NIST

Hello World: Guide to QIF by Bob Stone

Posted on Tue, Mar 06, 2018

Hello World: The Complete Beginner’s Guide to QIF

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Topics: origin international, QIF, 3D CIC

Origin International Inc SWW2018-Booth 512

Posted on Tue, Jan 30, 2018

Origin is pleased to be participating at SOLIDWORKS World 2018, Feb 4-7 in Los Angeles, CA.  Drop by our booth (#512) to discuss your metrology requirements and to learn how you could benefit by integrating our products in to your process.

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Topics: origin international, SWW, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS World 2018-Manufacturing Showcase

Posted on Tue, Jan 30, 2018

Origin is pleased to announce our participation in the Manufacturing Showcase (booth #133)at SOLIDWORKS World 2018, Feb 4-7 in Los Angeles, CA.  The showcase will emulate a typical manufacturing workflow driven by SOLIDWORKS.  Gear shift components will be manufactured and the gear shift arm will be inspected illustrating the power a Model Based Enterprise implemented with SOLIDWORKS. For more details, click here

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Topics: origin international, SWW, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

New Origin CMM Translators eliminate the programming bottleneck

Posted on Tue, Nov 21, 2017

New Origin CMM Translators eliminate the programming bottleneck which can make the cost to move legacy parts to facilities with excess capacity prohibitive

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Topics: origin international, CheckMate, DMSC, Origin, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS, Origin APPS

3D CIC+QIF Conference Recap

Posted on Mon, Nov 13, 2017

The 2017 3D CIC + QIF Summit took place in Golden, Colorado on October 2-6, 2017. It was well attended and a big thank you to presenters who shared their time, experiences, and expertise.

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Don't Miss Bob Stone of Origin Int'l Oct. 5th @ 3D CIC/QIF Summit Speak About QIF

Posted on Tue, Sep 26, 2017

cic-about.pngDon't Miss ... Thursday Oct 5th-11am : Bob Stone, Origin International (DMSC Member) will speak about The Complete Beginner’s Guide to QIF Implementation at the 3D CIC/QIF Summit, Golden, Colorado. OCTOBER 2-6, 2017.

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