MBD Workflow & CAD Translation


MBDVidia is a product of Capvidia.

Your valuable native cad data is now open for use and re-use in any en¬vironment. True MBD: 3D CAD + PMI that is human & machine-readable.

Your authority cad model effortlessly flowing downstream:

  • MBD CAD Translation: Export to QIF & STEP AP242: CAD-neutral ISO-standard file formats with full manufacturing data. Support for Creo, Solidworks, NX, and CATIA.
  • MBD Bill of Characteristics: Automatically generate BoC from 3D model for faster FAI, PPAP, and other inspection planning, reporting, and workflows.
  • MBD Ready Check: Prepare, check, and heal your MBD data for downstream use in manufacturing and supply chain.

Main benefits

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   Save Time up to 60% total process hours reduced.

   Save Money more cost-savings with freed time.

   Reduce Error less human interpretation & translation issues.

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Tolerances analysis on a nitrogen spring

EnginSoft models technical product modifications to enable Special Springs to satisfy a customer request at the minimum cost

Special Springs commissioned EnginSoft’s engineers to calculate the production cost repercussions of a technical product modification requested by an important customer.

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The training course on geometric product specification and tolerance analysis addresses the issues related to tolerance management and the approach known as "Dimensional Management", which defines the activities involved and their sequence for achieving the desired quality at the lowest possible cost.

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New Ferry boat: Emax 2 circuit breaker tolerance analysis for maximum efficiency in panelbuilding

EnginSoft engineers help ABB optimize the Emax 2 design to allow ABB’s client IMESA to create a highly compact switchgear column for a state-of-the-art ferryboat

In this technical case study, we illustrate how EnginSoft engineers helped ABB to optimize the design of the Emax2 project.

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Development of a methodology and tools for tolerances in vehicle electrification to meet future customer demand and ensure competitive advantage

EnginSoft and Metasystem develop design validation, verification methodology for highperformance on-board chargers for electric vehicles

This article describes how EnginSoft supported Metasystem in acquiring the know-how to satisfy future customer requests on the one hand, and to create projects that are as profitable as possible in terms of waste minimization, on the other hand.

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Simulating the multiphysics of a residual current device

Ensuring the safety of users around electrical contacts

This article examines the simulation of an RCD to determine the factors that affect its response times.

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