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    Hiring & Recruitment Tips, Staffing Services

    5 Reasons Why Companies Should Use Hiring Services

    August 11, 2021

    Finding top-tier candidates for an open position can be difficult, especially if it is a specialist position. From the time it takes to monitor and qualify submissions, to the expense that can be incurred from a bad hire, there are quite a few great reasons for employers to use a recruiting firm to streamline their hiring process. We will help you understand what a specialist agency can do for you with 5 reasons why it is important to use a service dedicated to finding quality candidates.

    Simulation, Engineering Services

    It's Too Hot! How to Manage the Heat in Your Designs

    August 10, 2021

    Designing your product to operate at the right temperature can be crucial to its success. Whether you’re creating goods for the consumer market, military applications, industrial machinery, transportation, medical – you name it – the ability of your product to maintain desired temperatures can make or break a product…and your reputation.

    How do you make sure your product can meet its temperature expectations? How do you manage excessive heat in lighting and electronics? How do you design vehicle HVAC systems to keep their occupants comfortable? How do you make sure that your equipment won’t overheat and fail on the plant floor or in the field?

    SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD

    Hidden Gems in SOLIDWORKS 2021 and Later

    August 9, 2021

    Each year at TriMech, we painstakingly review each of the new SOLIDWORKS features and enhancements that are delivered with the latest release. We read through the documentation and pick out the best content so you don’t have to! Earlier this year, TriMech released the ‘Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2021’ to share a portion of these improvements, but there are a few more hidden gems in 2021 that you should know about! This blog will review some of the lesser-known enhancements released with SOLIDWORKS 2021.

    PolyJet Technology, 3D Printing Materials, Video Tech Tips for 3D Printing

    Three Reasons for Using SLDPRT Files Instead of STL for 3D Printing

    August 6, 2021

    When you first put an STL file next to an SLDPRT file in GrabCAD Print, you might have noticed it can be difficult to tell them apart. However, looks can be deceiving, and the native SOLIDWORKS SLDPRT file format packs a surprising amount of functionality into a 3D model. In this blog post, we are going to dive into the three primary reasons you should be using SLDPRT files instead of STL for 3D printing.

    SOLIDWORKS, Electrical Design

    Time Saving Feature: Electrical Application Settings for Remote Work

    August 4, 2021

    Like many of us, a lot of SOLIDWORKS Electrical users recently experienced the need for working remotely. Working remotely presents its challenges and we want to make sure you have the information you need so that you can transition comfortably into your remote workspace so you can successfully complete your tasks.

    SOLIDWORKS, PDM

    Top 5 Favorite Tools in SOLIDWORKS PDM

    August 3, 2021

    SOLIDWORKS PDM is a phenomenal tool that can help you stay on top of your data. While using SOLIDWORKS PDM for storage of my files, or to show someone how to use PDM, I find myself using a few tools over and over. It is surprising to me how often our clients do not use these options, so I thought I’d share five of my favorites, and hopefully make your work a little easier.

    3D CAD, 3D Printing, Tech Tips

    Understanding Your 3D File Formats

    August 2, 2021

    Have you ever wondered why there are different types of 3D printer file formats? Well, these various formats carry the encoded information that includes geometry, texture, color, transparency and more. The format dictates the variety of the information available and makes it possible for 3D printers to read. However, there are quite a few to choose from. Today I am going to share with you which ones are the most common and what information they carry to help you determine what will be the best fit for your 3D printing project. 

    Hiring & Recruitment Tips, Staffing Services

    The Most Overlooked Aspect in Employer Branding

    July 28, 2021

    Building an attractive brand is a huge focus for companies. Brand building not only increases consumer awareness, it can also be used to share core values, giving the company an identity that can be connected with on a personal level. 

    But what if you are trying to attract quality employees? How does brand strategy fit in with recruiting? The rise of interactive social platforms has opened up opportunities for companies to enhance brand awareness. One of the easiest ways to appeal to candidates is by using these platforms. 

    SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD

    Topology Optimization: Modeling

    July 27, 2021

    Topology Optimization is key if you are looking for a better way to design a model that meets all goals efficiently, looks aesthetically pleasing and comes in under budget. This blog article covers modeling tools and is the third and final entry in a series of blog articles covering a practical workflow and best practices for using the Topology Optimization module within SOLIDWORKS Simulation.

    In case you missed the first two:
    >> Part 1: Topology Optimization: Introduction to Part Creation
    >> Part 2: Topology Optimization: Simulation