Consider the curves, edges and unique shapes of your favorite car model. That sleek, smooth design isn’t created in MS Paint or Google Sketchup. It takes much more powerful tools and much more complicated processes to create the perfect design.
One tool that is making the design process come to life is NX CAD. “By using NX, the duration of our designing process has decreased to roughly half the time it used to take us,” says one Tools Plant Manager. “Today, we can design a tool—descending on its complexity—in about two to three days, so we can serve many more customers than in the past. We have also increased our market share by 11 percent.”
Let’s take a look at 5 design and collaboration tools in NX that are must-haves in the automotive industry: