In this short 2 minute video, Manager of Cost Estimation David McGinley describes how a young engineer had added a number of aesthetic features to a design without really considering the impact this would have on manufacturing cost. Watch how Spirit’s engineering team used aPriori to highlight and eliminate all the expensive features from a CAD model and save 11% in just a few minutes.
Design for manufacturability (DFM) is the engineering practice of designing products to optimize their manu...
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For manufacturers, cost-cutting is an ever-present goal: achieving lower costs while retaining the desired functionality means higher profit margins, more market share, and happier customers....
The inability to provide robust design for manufacturability analysis early in the design-cycle is at the root of many fundamental challenges for NPI projects. We show you how in this whitepaper.
Metrics are essential to a healthy business. For engineering teams, these metrics will empower you to measure effectiveness with the intent of improving productivity and driving peak performance.
Design engineers can use aPriori to better understand manufacturing cost drivers during the design process. Watch this short 5 minute demo to learn more.
Design for manufacturability (DFM) is the engineering practice of designing products to optimize their manufacturing ease and cost given form, fit, and function requirements.
Watch this 2-minute demo to see how aPriori's design to cost capabilities provides insight into manufacturing cost drivers, enabling you to address manufacturability issues and eliminate product costs
Watch this short demonstration video of aPriori costing a sheet metal part.
Learn how aPriori's revolutionary product cost management software can rapidly generate detailed cost estimates using any 3D solid CAD model as the primary input.
Design engineers looking to reduce the number of red line drawings they receive back from manufacturing will find valuable information in our white paper on design to cost. Read now.
Listen in as Tom Lefebvre, Product Cost Manager at CNH, describes how quickly his team identified more than $312,000 in product design cost savings after using aPriori for only two months. Tom shares
Watch this webinar to learn how leading manufacturers identify and eliminate cost drivers in early design with aPriori.
A more advanced stock machining design to cost demo video. We will begin by starting with a billet, costing the billet, and then switching the billet to forging.
Watch this short demonstration video of aPriori costing a sand casting part.
Current products provide the biggest, short-term opportunity for reducing product costs. Learn how by downloading this white paper.
aPriori's Geometry Analysis Tool with cost "heat map" enables engineers to quickly identify the geometric cost drivers (GCDs) that are most expensive to manufacture.
Maximize visibility into the performance of your product cost management process with aPriori's Cost Insight report.
The aPriori Technical & Business Validation Workshop provides a glimpse of the potential value a digital manufacturing simulation platform could offer to your company.