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2010 Green Design Contest Winner: Energate Thermostat

Winner of the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest – Wingspan Design, Ottawa, Ontario

Javelin is pleased to announce the winner of our 2010 Green Design Contest, Wingspan Design from Ottawa, Ontario. Wingspan's Energate Thermostat was judged to be the design that offered the...
javelin oakville office photo on earth day

Javelin Oakville Office Team on Earth Day

Javelin's Hardworking Oavkille Office Clean-up Team

The team from Javelin's Oakville office did a great a clean-up job in the vicinity of our office. We pulled...
COP filter housing platform

Customer Design: Coalescing Oil and Polishing Filter Housing Platform

COP filter housing platform Here is a clever green design for separating oil from water. The two stage oil separation system was designed by another of our green customers...
Hydrogen Gas Station Design Concept

Customer Design: Future Hydrogen Gas Station

Hydrogen Gas Station Design Concept Joseph Paonessa of the UOIT (University of Ontario Institute of Technology), in Oshawa, Ontario, submitted his green design concept of a Hydrogen Gas Station...
Wind Turbine

Customer Design: Wind Turbine

Wolf Wind Turbine Ian Martin of Advanced Design & Drafting (Ayr) Inc., based in Cambridge Ontario, told us how they worked with an environmental company, Wind...
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Results of Earth Hour 2010 (March 27, 8:30pm)

This year there was a 4% drop in energy consumption for Ontario during Earth Hour, 8:30pm - 9:30pm, on March 27, 2010. Learn more here: http://www.ieso.ca/earthhour-2010/ According to the Globe &...

Latest Vlogs

The Defeature Preview Window rotates and zooms with the SOLIDWORKS viewport, making it easy keep tabs on the simplification process

Why you should use the SOLIDWORKS Defeature Tool

Creating a digital twin of your real-life assembly can provide a lot of benefits; including accurate bills of materials, machining instructions, true-to-life simulation results, or stunning renders out of SOLIDWORKS...
3D Printed Texture

How to apply Textures to 3D Printed Parts with SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS users often need to create complex or repeating features, but these features can be time-consuming to generate, especially on complex models. Some designs, such as a textured surface or...
SOLIDWORKS xDesign

The basics of SOLIDWORKS xDesign Demonstration Video

Watch and learn how SOLIDWORKS xDesign combines 3D CAD modeling and cloud collaboration using a web browser. In this 90-minute, on-demand video you'll learn how to create parametric models and...