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Jan 15, 13 Ascon NewsASCON Integrates Rendering Technology from Redway3d
St. Petersburg, Russia: January 15th, 2013 — ASCON, developer and integrator of professional CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, today announced that they have selected the Redsdk rendering application from Redway3d for adding real-time and photorealistic rendering into a future, prospective, unannounced yet software products.“It is always an honor and a great satisfaction when leading software companies like ASCON decide to integrate the Redsdk graphics kernel after a very selective process. ASCON was looking for a provider, which could provide graphics enhancements to their customers both for design (real-time) & marketing (photo-realistic) but also to support their long-term technical road map in the visualization area. I am delighted to start this new partnership with ASCON and I am looking forward to see the first ASCON products with the Redsdk graphic kernel on the market,” said Lionel Schmitt, CEO of Redway3d. More [more...
May 14, 13 Ascon NewsFinal Agenda for C3D Labs Customer Meeting
ASCON invites CAD developers and representatives of educational institutions and commercial firms to its inaugural seminar dedicated to its C3D geometric kernel. The half-day C3D Labs Customer Meeting takes place Thursday, 30 May, 2013 at the New Peterhof Hotel in Saint Petersburg, Russia.The opening address is "C3D’s Path to the Kernel Market" and will be presented by special guest, C3D Labs consultant Dr. Ken Versprille. More [more...
Apr 30, 13 Ascon NewsRussian CAD: It’s robust and powerful. KOMPAS-3D in Russian CAD Solutions Survey by Design World Magazine
In its April edition Evan Yares, Senior Editor & Software Analyst, of Design World, one of the leading American B2B trade magazine, released an article with overview of most interesting for users Russian CAD products. KOMPAS-3D, professional MCAD solution from ASCON Group, was presented among 2 others software systems: T-FLEX from Top Systems and nanoCAD from Nanosoft.“From the perspective of an engineer in the United States, there are at least three really interesting Russian CAD companies, with products that are in the same league as those from companies with more familiar names. They’re companies you should know about, not only because their products are good, but, because, as organizations, they’re battle-tested. They’ve proven that, even while enduring economic and political upheavals, they can innovate, and deliver high-quality products that can handle tough problems. More [more...
Apr 23, 13 Ascon NewsASCON Partner Rubius Tapped for C3D Geometric Kernel Development
ASCON today announced that long-time development partner Rubius’ new role as a developer of CAD systems and applications based on ASCON’s C3D kernel. The partnership between ASCON and Rubius stems from years of collaboration between the two software developers.Rubius specialists proved their experience in CAM development through their development of the parametric solid modeling module embedded in ESPRIT CAM. They are applying their knowledge by developing a similar module for a Russian CAM system to be released shortly. More [more...
Apr 17, 13 Ascon NewsASCON Presents KOMPAS-3D V13 Plus at Hannover Fair 2013 Successfully
St. Petersburg, Russia: April 17, 2013: ASCON, the developer and integrator of professional CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, showcased its award-winning MCAD solution, KOMPAS-3D V13 Plus, with great success at Hannover Messe 2012, the leading international trade fair.Situated in the Digital Factory hall, the ASCON booth was devoted to the networking of design engineering, planning, and production. The company’s own highly qualified team and its German partners held many live demonstrations of its KOMPAS-3D software, highlighting its functions, abilities, fast collaboration, and comfortable interface. Visitors to the booth came from all parts of the world during the trade fair’s intensive week. More [more...
Apr 2, 13 Ascon NewsASCON releases a new application for conceptual design on mobile devices
ASCON Group, developer and integrator of professional CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, is glad to present a new application for 3D modelling on mobile devices running the operating system Android. The add-on, called SubDivFormer, is available now free of charge through Google play store. A distinctive feature of the new tool - its versatility. SubDivFormer can be used both for engineering design and for children play.The SubDivFormer release became a first ASCON step in entering the market of digital-design and product form design solutions on mobile devices. First of all, it is perfect for Tablet PC users. SubDivFormer used to create object images, products and arbitrary shape objects. Model obtained by the add-on is stored as an STL-file and transferred to the 3D-printer for rapid prototyping. For the forming of the model could be used following features: More [more...
Mar 29, 13 Ascon NewsASCON’s C3D Kernel Licensed for CAD Furniture Design by Bazis-Center
Saint Petersburg, Russia: 29 March 2013 — ASCON today announced that its C3D kernel has been licensed by Bazis-Center, the developer of CAD systems for the furniture industry. In basing its software on C3D, Bazis-Center plans to implement in its CAD modules the latest 3D modeling technology, as demanded by the international furniture market.BAZIS System is a software package that covers the entire range of design tasks needed by furniture manufacturers, from designing and engineering, through to production. New development of the software came from the increasing client demands for customized interior and furniture models. This created new challenges for Bazis-Center, and so it was necessary for them transition their software to a more powerful three-dimensional kernel. More [more...
Mar 12, 13 Ascon NewsFamiliarize Yourself with KOMPAS-3D at Hannover Messe, Hall 7, Stand D49
KOMPAS-3D from ASCON Group, developer and integrator of professional CAD solutions, will be exhibiting at the world’s largest technology showcase, Hannover Messe 2013. From April 8th through 12 all the visitors to ASCON’s booth can get hands-on all the features in the 3D and 2D modeling software, as well as experience the many high-tech add-ons for KOMPAS-3D V13 Plus Plus.Request your free entry ticket to Hannover Messe from firstname.lastname@example.org, and then visit our booth D49 in Hall 7.More [more...
Mar 4, 13 Ascon NewsEntries Open for the Eleventh Annual KOMPAS-3D Modeling Contest
ASCON Group, developer and integrator of professional CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, is thrilled again to announce the annual KOMPAS-3D Modeling Contest, now in its eleventh year. All current and future customers are welcome to submit images of their design projects made with KOMPAS-3D, the high performance, cost effective, and easy to learn software solution for mechanical design.The modeling contest is held annually to showcase the abilities of individuals and enterprises using KOMPAS-3D for modeling a wide variety of 3D and 2D designs. The winning results from previous years are exhibited at ASCON's online Design Gallery. The 3D models submitted included their latest products, newest buildings, and extensive industrial facilities. Many of the projects seen online as 3D models are now successfully implemented as machines, engines, and other products in industries worldwide. More [more...
Dec 20, 12 Ascon NewsC3D Kernel Available for Linux Developers
St. Petersburg, Russia: December 20, 2012 — ASCON Group revealed today that it has developed a version of its C3D modeling kernel for the Linux operating system. ASCON welcomes 3D application developers who work with alternative operation systems to try out the beta version of the C3D kernel.“The Linux version of C3D kernel is another step in providing a broad range of code to our external developers,” said Oleg Zykov, innovation project manager at ASCON. “Currently, the product is in its beta testing stage, but functionally it is equal to the Windows-based version. We look forward to receiving feedback from users, and based on the level of their interest, we will go on to create a commercial version of C3D for Linux.” More [more...
Nov 19, 12 Ascon NewsNew KOMPAS-3D V13 Plus is Available!. ASCON Announces More Powerful Release of Its Parametric 3D CAD Solution
St. Petersburg, Russia: November 19th, 2012 – ASCON Group, a leading developer of high-performance CAD/AEC/PLM software systems, is pleased to announce the release of KOMPAS-3D V13 Plus. This professional computer-aided design system for mechanical engineers is distinguished by its powerful functions for the the 3D and 2D design process, along with its user-friendly interface, easy to learn features, and flexible collaboration with third-party software – all enhanced by reasonable pricing.This new Plus release features more than 100 enhancements that give customers the ability to increase their productivity through faster operations, improved usability, and simplified product development – with fewer errors throughout the design-to-product process. More [more...
Oct 8, 12 Ascon NewsASCON Sponsors KAMAZ Master Sport Truck Rally Team
ASCON today announced its official partnership with the KAMAZ Master sport truck rally team. The agreement of cooperation was signed between Maxim Bogdanov, CEO of ASCON Group, and Vladimir Chagin, manager of KAMAZ Motorsports. Mr Chagin is already legendary as the head of KAMAZ Master, the seven-time winner in the truck class of the Dakar marathon road rally.The ASCON logo will be placed on all of KAMAZ Master's sport trucks and technical support vehicles. ASCON will take part in all events at which the award-winning Russian rally team takes part. KAMAZ Master representatives will be guests of the most ASCON events. The agreement runs for one year, until October 2013. More [more...
Sep 26, 12 Ascon NewsASCON Presents KOMPAS-3D V13 at AMB 2012 in Germany Successfully
ASCON, the developer and integrator of professional CAD/AEC/PLM solutions, showcased its award-winning MCAD solution, KOMPAS-3D V13, with great success at AMB, the leading international metalworking fair.Situated in the 4th hall, the ASCON booth was devoted to the networking of design engineering, planning, and production. The company’s own highly qualified team and its German partners held many live demonstrations of its KOMPAS-3D software, highlighting its functions, abilities, fast collaboration, and comfortable interface. Visitors to the booth came from all parts of the world during the trade fair’s intensive week. More [more...