Save the Date for DriveWorks World 2020

We will soon be opening registration for our annual technical training event for DriveWorks users. make sure you save the date: April 20th-24th at The Engine Rooms, Warrington, UK.



Maglin Eliminates Two Week Sales Process with DriveWorks

Furniture manufacturer, Maglin were introduced to DriveWorks by Javelin Technologies and together they were able to quickly and easily implement DriveWorks software, allowing Maglin to successfully move to manufacturing – and to market – much faster.



DriveWorks California SWUG Tour

In September, we went on a DriveWorks SWUG Tour of California. Heather from the DriveWorks team visited and presented at five SOLIDWORKS User Groups meetings. It was a great time to be on the road talking about DriveWorksXpress and the DriveWorksXpress Training and Certification Program.



DriveWorks Attend Institute of Export & International Trade Gala Dinner

Last week DriveWorks CEO, Glen Smith and Vice President and Co Founder, Maria Sakar attended the Institute of Export and International Trade, Gala Dinner at The Fishmongers Hall in London.



ConfiCreate Joins the DriveWorks Partner Program

We are pleased to announce ConfiCreate have joined the DriveWorks Partner Program! ConfiCreate is a company dedicated to helping customers, who want to use DriveWorks but don’t have the time or resources, to automate their business processes by using DriveWorks. Learn more about ConfiCreate, our new Authorized Services Partner based in the Netherlands.



What It’s Like To Work At DriveWorks

We’re committed to helping others to help themselves, exceeding expectations and developing innovative, robust, award-winning software. Learn more about working at DriveWorks and how our hard work and expertise makes us the leading design automation and sales configurator choice for manufacturing.



Driving Revenue With a DriveWorks 3D Configurator

DriveWorks customer, WeatherGuard are using our software not just as an engineering automation tool but to drive sales and also generate more revenue than ever before.



DriveWorks Queen’s Awards Presentation and Digital Technology & Automation Open Day

On Friday 6th September, we held our Queen’s Award presentation and Digital Technology & Automation Open Day. Presented to us. We welcomed guests including The Lord-Lieutenant of Cheshire, Local MP, the Mayor of Warrington, friends, family and many more.



DriveWorks 17 SP1 Released

We’re excited to announce the release of DriveWorks 17 SP 1, now available to download from the DriveWorks Hub. In this service pack, we’ve added over 50 enhancements. In total there are 101 improvements from DriveWorks 17. Learn more about what’s new in DriveWorks 17 SP1 in our online help file.



Join Us at Visiativ’s DriveWorks Events Across France

As part of their ‘Les Bonnes Bouffes de L’indus’ or ‘The Good Food of the Industry’ events series, Visiativ are holding three DriveWorks events across France. Join us in Nantes, Lyon and Paris for these events where Visiativ will be sharing their technical knowledge on how you can solve some of your CAD challenges with a DriveWorks configurator.



How to Take Great Event Photos

We’ve put together our top tips for making sure you get great photos that capture your event well, it’s a handy guide for SWUG leaders, resellers and event organisers. Whatever event you’re planning, we hope you find them useful!



New in DriveWorks 17: Task Status Outputs

Specification Macros are one of the ways you can customize your workflow in DriveWorks. They are a series of tasks that run when triggered, based on rules. In DriveWorks 17 we added more ways to control your workflow by adding more status output navigation connection points to Specification Macro Tasks. Learn more about Task Status Outputs and how you can use them in your DriveWorks projects.



Devin Martin From TriMech Visits DriveWorks

Earlier this month, Devin Martin an Application Engineer at US reseller TriMech visited our HQ in the UK to spend time with the DriveWorks Team.



Another Successful DriveWorks Charity Bake Sale

Last week we held our annual DriveWorks Charity Bake Sale raising money for local hospice St Rocco’s and charity Bliss. We had a great day and even managed to beat our total from previous years!



Improving Your Model Generation Using Intelligent File Naming

DriveWorks Solo offers the ability to take complete control over the naming and location of your generated files. File naming is an important consideration when planning an implementation, and DriveWorks provides complete flexibility in how files are named. Learn how to use Intelligent File Naming in your DriveWorks Solo projects.