Macro Plastics, Inc.

Optimizing the design of plastic agricultural bins with SOLIDWORKS® Simulation

Challenge

Expand the development of plastic container products while increasing efficiency, improving quality, and controlling costs.

Summary

Implement SOLIDWORKS Standard, SOLIDWORKS Professional, SOLIDWORKS Premium design, and SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium analysis software solutions.

Results
  • Cut development time from months to weeks
  • Tripled new product offering
  • Saved 30 to 60 percent in capital costs for new products
  • Reduced product weight by 10 to 25
  • percent overall