CCE Engineers Reduce Cost & Improve Quality of a Simulator Assembly through Re-design

         In-house Production Costs Reduced and Structural Weldments Eliminated

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (Mar. 1, 2016) -- - CCE, a leading mechanical and electromechanical design, engineering, and manufacturing services provider, reduced the cost of a simulator by simplifying the assembly design.

CCE engineers re-designed a large assembly structure by replacing in-house manufactured structural posts with bought-out components.  Based on the assembly function, structural strength and rigidity were considered key factors in selecting the replacement parts.  The re-design was done in collaboration with the end-client and because of efficient communication, only a few design iterations were needed.

CCE’s engineering design services team received a request to create a simplified design of this particular simulator assembly, a type of project that CCE has had a great deal of experience in.  Based on the client’s input, CCE’s team chose to introduce fabricated extrusion blocks, which reduced the cost of in-house production and eliminated structural weldments by using fasteners.  CCE’s team investigated the availability of the extrusion blocks from client-approved vendors. Upon selection of the replacement parts, CCE’s team performed positional analysis to create a simplified design of the existing assembly.  On completion of this re-design and acceptance by the client, a design check was performed at the client’s work site.

CCE completed the design by providing a new set of drawings for all of the parts and the assembly. The client was very pleased with the outcome and appreciated CCE’s value addition to the design.

About CCE: 

Since 1989, CCE ( www.cceintl.com) has served a diverse industry base by providing speed and certainty in delivering engineering and manufacturing services, with a zero-defect guarantee.  With U.S. offices in Michigan and New Jersey, as well as a state-of-the-art engineering and manufacturing development center in Chennai, India, CCE focuses on providing mechanical & electromechanical engineering design to organizations, worldwide, and manufacturing complex engineered components with risk mitigation. 

Connect with CCE on  Twitter and  LinkedIn

Contacts:
Arianna Clark 
+1 (248) 932 5295

Email Contact

                                                       ###



Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article
HP

ACE2017

Featured Video
Editorial
Jeff RoweJeff's MCAD Blogging
by Jeff Rowe
Major Autodesk Disruption: Carl Bass Resigns
Jobs
Inside Sales for SolidCAM at Newtown, PA
Director of Mechanical Engineering for Velodyne LIDAR at Morgan Hill, CA
Architetural Project Manager for DRA Architects at Irvine, CA
Database Specialist for MDA Information Systems LLC at Gaithersburg, MD
Project Architect for LAMBERT Architecture and Interiors at Winston-Salem, NC
Data Scientist for University of Utah at Salt Lake City, UT
Upcoming Events
SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch Event – Dudley at The Conference Hub, Dudley College of Technology, DY1 4AS Dudley United Kingdom - Feb 22, 2017
DriveWorks World at The Barley Store Laskey Lane Thelwall Cheshire United Kingdom - Mar 6 - 9, 2017
JEC World 2017 at Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre Paris France - Mar 14 - 16, 2017
SOLIDWORKS funding event – Leicester at The National Space Centre, Exploration Dr, Leicester, LE4 5NS Leicester United Kingdom - Mar 17, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy Advertise