SOURCE: PARTsolutions


March 09, 2012 08:00 ET

Bimba Shows Off New 3D CAD Product Configurator Powered by PARTsolutions on iPad at the National Fluid Power Association Conference

KOHALA COAST, HI--(Marketwire - Mar 9, 2012) - Bimba Manufacturing, a forward-thinking innovator of actuation technology, presented their new online 3D CAD product configurator and catalog powered by PARTsolutions at the National Fluid Power Association Annual Conference March 8, 2012 in Kohala Coast, HI. Bimba showed the audience of market-leading executives how they are using technology as a competitive advantage, using an iPad to demonstrate 3D CAD product catalog and configuration capabilities.

Bimba's new 3D digital parts catalog empowers design engineers to quickly access and configure high-quality product data and 3D models that can be instantly downloaded in more than 150 native and neutral CAD and graphic formats. Bimba selected PARTsolutions based on its expertise, ease of use, stunning visual graphics, as well as its ability to provide native CAD file formats that run across multiple web browsers, devices and CAD systems.

Click here to view a video of the Bimba 3D configurator in action.

PARTsolutions recently joined the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) to show their support for an industry to which many of its customers belong.

"NFPA is dedicated to advancing the fluid power industry as well as helping members strengthen their companies and we want to be part of that," said Tim Thomas, CEO, PARTsolutions. "Getting involved with current issues and trends at NFPA will help us better serve our customers looking to take their businesses to the next level."

PARTsolutions joins the NFPA as a Service Supplier Member, comprised of companies that sell fluid power components and materials, or provide business or other essential services to the industry.

"We're pleased to have PARTsolutions participating as an NFPA member. Supplier Members like them are critical to our growth. We believe that this diversity of membership provides opportunities to learn from each other and improve the effectiveness of the industry," said NFPA CEO Eric Lanke.

Other presenters at the four day conference included Ken Gray, Global Product Manager at Caterpillar; John Caslione, President and CEO of GCS Business Capital; and Haiyan Wang, Founding and Managing Partner of China India Institute. These speakers were carefully chosen by NFPA to appeal to executives across all spectrums and to address a variety of unique business strategies.

About Bimba Manufacturing

Bimba® Manufacturing is a forward-thinking innovator of actuation technology, specializing in providing cutting-edge solutions to engineering challenges. Capabilities include an extensive line of industry-leading air cylinders, rotary actuators, linear thrusters, rodless cylinders, flow controls and position-sensing cylinders. In addition to its broad line of standard catalog products, nearly half of the company's business consists of custom and semi-custom products designed for specific customer applications.

About PARTsolutions LLC

PARTsolutions is a leading provider of next generation 3D part catalog management and sales configuration solutions. For large manufacturers, PARTsolutions provides centralized 3D standard part catalogs making it easy for global design teams to find, reuse, and control standard and proprietary parts. For component manufacturers, PARTsolutions provides 3D part catalog technology to increase lead generation and to ensure that components get "designed in" to OEM products.

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