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ASCON Pre-announces KOMPAS-3D V13. Customers purchasing V12 now get 25% off and the upgrade free

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ASCON Group, developer and integrator of award-winning CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, is pleased to pre-announce the next major release of its mechanical CAD design system, KOMPAS-3D V13. This considerably improved and extended version of the software is scheduled to be launched in autumn, 2011.

KOMPAS-3D V13 creates professional, powerful, and cost-effective parametric 3D models and 2D designs. In addition to creating precise 3D models, it establishes a complete digital description of the product's information model. Furthermore, it analyzes models, and prepares them for production, where the data can be passed on to manufacturing design systems and CAM programs.

New in KOMPAS-3D V13

KOMPAS-3D V13 includes many updates and new features that are intended to increase the efficiency, quality, and speed of the design process. Among the improvements are the following:

  • Extensively improved user interface
  • New features for surface modeling
  • Extended capabilities for sheet-metal design
  • Automatic ballooning for BOMs
  • “Pack and Go” tool for easier and faster collaboration
  • Welding symbols for 2D drawings
  • Undo and redo for actions in 3D
  • Properties reports on the graphical content of documents
  • Built-in applications for FEM analysis and mold design, as an option

The new version greatly extends the ability to work with 3D curves in particular, which are used as the basis for surface models. New commands handle surface construction and perform surfaces analyses. These innovations allow designers to apply new design methodologies, as well as to simplify the workflow and improve the performance.

Discount for New Customers; Free Upgrade for V12 Customers

In today’s world, it is especially important to stay competitive while keeping down expenses. Don’t miss the opportunity to obtain a fully functional MCAD system at a significant discount. Until the new version is released this autumn, KOMPAS-3D V12 can be purchased at a discount of 25% off its regular price. In addition, new customers benefit by receiving the update to KOMPAS-3D V13 free, as well as one year of technical support and online CAD training at no charge.

All current customers of KOMPAS-3D V12 will be upgraded to the new version at no charge.

You are already able to experience all the novelties in KOMPAS-3D V13 in Russian version of the solution, which was officially released 13th of May 2011.

For more information or to purchase the software, contact ASCON directly at contact@ascon.net or find the KOMPAS-3D reseller nearest to you at ascon.net/purchase/resellers/.

Link www: ascon.net