SOURCE: Knovel


September 13, 2010 08:30 ET

Knovel Introduces Aerospace and Defense Essentials

Trusted Provider of Validated Engineering Content and Tools Helps Aerospace and Defense Organizations Solve Challenging Technical Problems

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 13, 2010) -  Knovel, the leading provider of a Web-based engineering application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools, today announced the immediate availability of Aerospace and Defense Essentials, a package offering guidance and best practice information on a wide range of product development topics including material selection and tolerances, heat transfer and thermodynamics, adhesion, coatings, vibration, environmental impacts and energy efficiency. 

With validated reference data sourced from more than 70 recognized societies and publishing partners, Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of engineering content. Building upon years of accumulated data, Knovel has created Aerospace and Defense Essentials to enable organizations to jumpstart their use of Knovel as they seek answers to challenging technical problems.

"Knovel's customers include seven of the world's top 10 Aerospace and Defense companies representing thousands of engineers," said Chris Forbes, president and CEO of Knovel. "Engineers in this space, whether working on a next generation system or extending the life of legacy aircraft, face pressures related to speed, innovation and keeping projects on schedule and budget. Aerospace and Defense Essentials offers resources on critical topics that save time and effort in research, discovery and documentation." 

Strategically selected from the 23 total subject areas Knovel offers, the Aerospace and Defense Essentials package includes content and data analysis tools in the following six subject areas:

  • Aerospace & Radar Technology
  • Electronics & Semiconductors
  • Electrical & Power Engineering
  • General Engineering & Engineering Management
  • Mechanics & Mechanical Engineering
  • Nanotechnology

For more information about Knovel's Aerospace and Defense Essentials, contact Knovel Sales at (866) 240-8174 or visit

About Knovel
Knovel is a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel users include thousands of engineers and applied scientists worldwide. Knovel has more than 600 customers worldwide including 73 of the Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 leading universities. Founded in 2000, Knovel is a private company headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit or call (866) 240-8174.

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