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R2020x What’s New:  Mechanical Engineering Roles

Posted by Geoff Haines on 20-Jan-2020 10:28:00

Core Modeling Highlights 

Dassault Systemes released the R2020X version of 3DEXPERIENCE recently - a major new release that features new roles and apps. The core CATIA mechanical engineering role enhancements are listed below.

For more details on the highlights, download our presentation here or call any of our consultants for a more in-depth discussion on how these improvements can help.

whats new r2020x core modelling

Generic UX improvements:

  • New User Interface. Flat Design
  • New Panel Design
Generic UX improvements R2020x highlights New User Interface


  • Contact Management Motion
  • Solve Status in specs tree
  • Cancel and Exit Command
  • Freehand quick trim  Sketcher-R2020x Highlights Freehand quick trim

Part Design

  • Distribute Functionality
  • Thickness Management
  • Tracks inside

Part Design R2020x Highlights Distribute Functionality

Generative Shape Design

  • Surface Curvature Analysis on solids
  • New advance Selection mode in context bar
  • Extrapolation option in Intersect feature

Generative shape design R2020x Highlights Surface Curvature Analysis on solids

Sheet Metal / Bent Part Design

  • Live Recognize (Bent Part Design to Sheet Metal Design)
  • Recognize (Sheet Metal Design to Bent Part Design)

bent part design R2020x Highlights Recognize


To view the full size screenshot images above and brief descriptions on their functions, read our R2020x Highlights user guide >>

Watch the 'What's new in 3DEXPERIENCE CATIA Core Engineering 2020x' video below for more details of the Core Modeling Highlights for Mechanical Engineering Roles:


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