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Earthscape use SOLIDWORKS and Javelin Services to design better playgrounds

Javelin Training Earthscape Playground

Javelin customer Earthscape is an award-winning studio specializing in playground design and construction. They work with educators, childcare providers, municipalities, NGOs, parents and children to bring nature back into play spaces. Their aim is to build awe-inspiring playgrounds, connecting children to nature through good design, high play value and natural elements. Take a look at the video for an example…

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Winning Canadian product development relies on dedication to data management

Collaboration at Inertia Engineering + Design

When Ray Minato started Inertia Engineering + Design 11 years ago, he wanted to focus on speed, efficiency, and customer service. He had the desire and drive, but he needed the right tools for the task. One indispensible tool in Ray’s 3D design toolkit is SOLIDWORKS® Enterprise Product Data Management (EPDM)®. It’s the file manager…

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It’s automatic baby! A real world example of SolidWorks automation for Calendar Club

Calendar Club

One of our services team members, Paul, always tells me that “If the customer can do it manually with their current systems, we can automate it!”. By utilizing a combination of programming in the SolidWorks API, Microsoft Office, SQL data management and some elbow grease, Javelin helps companies such as Calendar Club, realize the potential…

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Presenting the Javelin SolidWorks ‘Cool’ Design Contest Winners for 2010

Design Contest Winners

Javelin is proud to announce the winners of the 2010 SolidWorks ‘Cool’ Design Contest. We had a lot of amazing entries and it was a tough decision to pick an overall winner, which is why we have five runners-up! Listed below are details of all the winning entries, each of the designers have described the design…

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Javelin is now accepting entries for the 2010 SolidWorks Cool Design Contest

Javelin SolidWorks Cool Design Contest

The 2010 SolidWorks Cool Design Contest is now open for entries from Javelin Commercial or Educational Customers. You have the opportunity to show off your cool designs created with SolidWorks, plus the chance to win an amazing prize! This year we have an Apple iPad and two iPod Touches up for grabs! If you would like…

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William Lishman – Inventor, Artist and Innovator

William Lishman was the inspiration for the 1996 Film “Fly Away Home” about a gaggle of geese who were led by Mr. Lishman to wintering grounds in Virgina. Mr Lishman designed and build a flying “go cart” to lead the geese to their temporary home for the cold season. The Toronto Star has done an article, which talks about another of Bill’s inventions that is intened to carry emergency supplies to areas that have been stricken by bad weather or war. Read the article here. http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/847302–the-sky-s-the-limit-for-father-goose Bill is designing an underground house and is using…

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Educational Winner of the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest – Ryerson University

Ryerson University (Calvin Chan) is the educational winner for the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest.  Calvin designed the iShower. Nice job Calvin! Product Name: iShower the Greenstyle Product Function: “iShower the Greenstyle” is a modern reinvention of the showering system. The systems computer is integrated into the faucet controls, allowing unprecedented control over the temperature…

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Runner-up of the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest – Gastle Engineering Services

Gastle Engineering Services has won the Runner-up prize for the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest. Product Name: 10 kW Microfit Ground Mount Solar Panel System Product Function: This solar panel system generates electricity from the sun therefore reducing the need for less “green” methods of power generation (i.e. coal and natural gas). This system requires…

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