Design Software

Quartus makes expert use of leading software programs for performing computer-aided design and drafting.  This allows us to be compatible with our clients’ engineering systems and to provide geometric parts, assemblies, and drawings in native format.


General Purpose Design Software



  • Foundation modeling and drafting
  • Advanced assembly
  • Surfacing
  • Mechanism Design
  • Model Based Definition (MBD)
  • Pro/INTRALINK for data management and configuration control


  • Part, assembly, and drafting design
  • Collaborative design
  • Generative shape design
  • Molded part design
  • 3D funtional tolerancing and annotation (FTA)
  • STEP, IGES, and V4 integration
  • CATIA Certified Professional


  • SolidWorks design and drafting
  • PhotoWorks for photo-realistic rendering
  • PDMWorks for data management and configuration control
  • Model Based Definition (MBD)
  • Certified SolildWorks Professionals (CSWP)

NX I-deas™

  • Master Modeler
  • Assembly
  • Surfacing
  • Drafting
  • TeamDataManager for data management and configuration control


  • Solid modeling
  • Feature modeling
  • Assembly design
  • Drafting

Autodesk Inventor™

  • Autodesk Inventor Professional 11 for parametric design
  • Large assembly management
  • Document using the latest standards: ISO, ANSI, JIS…


  • 2D design and drafting with full DWG compatibility
  • For data interchange for clients using AutoCAD


  • Integrated, collaborative composite parts development tool suite
  • Preliminary design through product inspection
  • Ply/core design and layout
  • FEM/FEA analysis integration and support
  • Production simulation and analysis
  • Manufacturing design and specification development
  • Flat pattern and laser projection generation


CATIA Composites Parts Design / Manufacturing processes™

  • Preliminary though detailed/final design
  • Automated ply generation, ply staggering, stacking rules
  • Process oriented tools to support manufacturing preparation of composites parts
  • Fiber behavior modeling during the manufacturing processes
  • Flat pattern geometry generation


Data Management and Collaboration



  • Community collaboration
  • Engineering process management
  • Lifecycle visualization
  • Manufacturing process management
  • Portfolio and program management
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Maintenance, repair and overhaul
  • Reporting and analytics
  • Systems engineering

Solidworks PDM™

  • Collaborative design environment
  • CAD file management
  • Revision management and control
  • Design reuse utility
  • Bill of Materials Management
  • Engineering Change Management


  • Product lifecycle management tool suite
  • Role- and Task-based management and access
  • Design change audit trail and management
  • Bill of materials development and management

Optical Systems Design and Analysis Software



  • Comprehensive software tool for optical design
  • Conceptualize, design, optimize, analyze, tolerance, and document virtually any optical system

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