Movember at DriveWorks

Some of the DriveWorks team have been taking part in Movember this year, growing a moustache during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues. Unfortunately, many of us on the team struggle to grow a moustache, but we’ve still given it a good go! It’s for a good cause and we are pleased to raise awareness.



Managing Your DriveWorks Implementations Using Trello

Planning and managing your DriveWorks implementation well is key to its success. Free tools like Trello make managing tasks and tracking the progress of your DriveWorks implementation quick and easy. Trello offers loads of great features, like check lists and due dates that help you define project details and hit deadlines.



Metalura – A Great Customer Success Story!

Metalura is Dutch manufacturer of high quality and innovative outdoor products. As a recognized leader in the Netherlands, they deliver customized garden rooms, folding balcony and terrace glazing and windshields quality directly to their customers. In this article, we look at how they are using SOLIDWORKS and DriveWorks together to increase quality while lowering costs and saving time.



Careers at DriveWorks – University of Huddersfield

For a number of years, we’ve worked closely with the University of Huddersfield to find the best students to join our team. We’ve hired students from many disciplines who have all worked hard and had a real impact on our team. They’ve joined us as interns, stayed working with DriveWorks throughout their studies and returned full time after graduating. We recognise the importance of investing in students and want to help build a strong future for students and the industry. Read on to find out more about our interns and graduates from the University of Huddersfield.



DriveWorks 15 SP2 Released

DriveWorks 15 SP2 was released on 21st November 2017 and it’s available to download from the DriveWorks Community. Our latest release has been timed so that this service pack supports the official released version of SOLIDWORKS 2018.



Work Smarter with SOLIDWORKS and DriveWorks

We have specialised in design automation and CPQ configurator software for SOLIDWORKS since we first began developing DriveWorks in 2001. Because we only focus on SOLIDWORKS, our software is the ultimate choice for SOLIDWORKS engineers.



Another Great SLUGME Meeting!

The 2nd annual SOLIDWORKS Largest User Group Meeting Ever (SLUGME) took place on Wednesday 15th November 2017 and we were pleased to sponsor and attend the event again.



How Can the DriveWorks CPQ Template Benefit Your Company?

Digital selling and the ability to Configure, Price and Quote easily, has fast become a vital part of “doing business” for manufacturing companies of all sizes and in most sectors. The DriveWorks CPQ template makes it easy for manufacturing companies to quicky reap the benefits of guided selling and CPQ.



DriveWorks Pro Resources

Learn more, achieve more with the resources we’ve created for DriveWorks Pro. Use them to get started with your project, add to your project over time or just refresh your knowledge.



We’ll be at SOLIDWORKS World 2018!

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 in Los Angeles will be DriveWorks’ 15th year at SOLIDWORKS World! We’re excited to be a part of the action again – sponsoring, exhibiting, presenting, listening and learning!



DriveWorks Solo Resources

Learn more, achieve more with the resources we’ve created for DriveWorks Solo. Use them to learn how to use DriveWorks Solo and make the most of your 30 day free trial.



The Growth of the Manufacturing Industry

Our links to the manufacturing industry come right from our roots and DriveWorks configurator software is the ultimate choice in 3D CPQ for manufacturing. At the recent MechFuse event we enjoyed meeting a range of different manufacturing companies and read some fascinating facts about the growth of the manufacturing industry. Here are some of our favourite facts…



Spooky Fundraising at DriveWorks

With £1100 still to raise for our defibrillator fund, we did what we do best… threw a party and raised over £400! Of course, it wouldn’t be a DriveWorks Halloween without a configurable 3D printed pumpkin!



DriveWorksXpress Learning Resources

Learn more, achieve more with the resources we’ve created for DriveWorksXpress. Use them to learn how to use our free design automation tool and make the most of your project.



Customer Spotlight – Seth Dallman of PS DOORS

Seth is PS DOORS’ CAD Systems Administrator and his background is in engineering, manufacturing, design and information technology. We recently caught up with him to learn more about his role at PS DOORS and what he likes about DriveWorks.