Andover, MA, and Atlanta, GA, April 8, 2003 - (Quickparts) - Resinate Corporation, a leader in Automated Materials Management for discrete manufacturers, and Quickparts.com, the leading supplier of rapid prototypes and production parts via QuickQuote, the Online Instant Quoting system, today announced a Strategic Alliance Agreement to offer Quickparts.com’s Instant Quoting capability within Resinate’s recently introduced ASP service, Resinate Material Advisor (RMA) v4.0.
Under terms of the agreement, Resinate will provide a link to Quickparts.com from within Resinate’s RMA v4.0 product. The companies intend to further develop the Strategic Alliance in 2003 by integrating Quickparts.com’s Instant Quoting technology within the framework of Resinate’s Material Advisor.
According to Brian Schiebel, Vice President of Sales for Resinate, "We saw a great opportunity to provide additional value to our customers by adding Quickparts instant quoting capability. Once our customers have selected the material that is best suited for their parts, the next step would be to learn the cost to manufacture their custom parts.”
Resinate's core product, RMA (Resinate Materials Advisor), integrates seamlessly into leading 3D CAD environments including Autodesk Inventor, Pro/ENGINEER and SolidWorks. By automating the material selection process, RMA cuts several days off the typical product development cycle.
"We are excited by this alliance with Resinate, as it enables our technology to add value to RMA 4.0,” said Mark Mackie, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Quickparts.com. “More importantly, the alliance will enable the Resinate customer to get the quotes needed for Rapid Prototypes instantly and easily".
Quickparts QuickQuote® Online Instant Quoting system allows engineers the opportunity to turn their 3D models into real parts by providing them with automated, instantaneous quotes for the manufacture of rapid prototypes and pre-production parts.
Quickparts provides custom manufacturing services for engineers and designers looking to create plastic and metal parts from 3D CAD (computer-aided design) models. With its proprietary QuickQuote® geometric analysis software, Quickparts provides product designers with an instant online quote for the manufacturing of their custom parts, either in prototype or production quantities. Quickparts' service offerings include: Rapid Prototypes (SLA, SLS, FDM, Polyjet), Cast Urethanes, CNC Machining, Injection Mold Tooling and Parts, and Sheet Metal Parts. For more information, visit www.quickparts.com or call 877.521.8683.
About Resinate Corporation
Resinate is a leading provider of Automated Materials Management software for the discrete manufacturing sector. Resinate applications help leading Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and design professional to effectively and efficiently analyze the design of their products and identify optimal plastic materials. RMA (Resinate Material Advisor), is the first software application available worldwide that automates plastic material selection directly into leading MCAD environments including SolidWorks, Pro/ENGINEER and Autodesk Inventor. The RMA products enable OEMs to compress time-to-market for new products, reduce costs associated with direct materials and dramatically increase productivity throughout the product lifecycle.
For more information about Resinate’s products and services, visit www.resinatecorp.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (978) 824-1669.
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