“Because of Spatial’s extensive expertise in CAD/ CAM tools, they were the ideal partner to help us solve the translation problem.” — Filippo Bostrenghi, Software General Manager BiesseGroup
INdustry: CAD / CAM, Woodworking, Design and Manufacturing
Product: 3D InterOp Translators
Challenges: Greatly expand the import capabilities of Biesse’s bSolid with a seamlessly integrated solution
Solutions: Integrated 3D InterOp plus a custom geometry model transform module
• Greatly increased the number of import formats that bSolid can support
• Ability to import native formats such as CATIA, NX, and SolidWorks
• Access to a well-tested and robust solution
Biesse offers a complete range of high-quality CNC routers and edgebanders to drilling machines and saws, primarily to makers of large furniture, window, door and wood building component manufacturers.
To complete their solution offering, Biesse developed bSolid, a 3D embedded CAD environment that extends the concept of CAD/CAM by including CNC simulation and virtual process simulation, including support for the complexities of 5-axis machining. With a simple click, a user can visualize the product to be processed on the screen, together with all the operations needed to manufacture it.