With sales of about US $50 million, Concours Mold of Windsor, Canada, is the fourth-largest moldmaker in North America and moving up fast. Concours Mold produces large, complex injection molds used in the production of automotive components such as fascias, the body-skin panels at the front of a car.
To make complex molds more quickly and accurately by eliminating repetitive, sequential processes and validating design functionality in the virtual stage.
Dassault Systèmes Response
Concours Mold adopted the CATIA for Mold solution, combining sophisticated mold surfacing and mold design in a single environment, plus template-based design for improved accuracy and efficiency in delivering against individual customer standards.
On its very first attempt, Concours Mold reduced the overall time required to generate molds by 30%. It also validates designs virtually before production, facilitating more complex projects.