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Shantinagar, Karnataka, India, 2007/09/08 - think3 Inc.®, the Italy-based pioneer in providing solutions for product development and innovation worldwide, today unveiled its ambitious free2Design (f2D) initiative aimed at enhancing the design capability of Indian manufacturing sector.
think3 Inc.®, the Italy based pioneer in providing solutions for product development and innovation worldwide, today unveiled its ambitious free2Design (f2D) initiative aimed at enhancing the design capability of Indian manufacturing sector to develop world class and innovative products. As part of this initiative, think3 Inc. will make available for the first time in India, a full commercial version and license of its 2D software.
think3's f2D CAD is a fully-featured 2D solution which supports industry formats such as DXF/DWG. This product has been used by thousands of small to mid sized manufacturers around the world for over 25 years. At free2design visitors can easily and openly share design tool techniques and current industry trends. They can also engage in an open & creative dialogue about product development.
Announcing the initiative, Eugenio Vacca, International Sales Operations Director and Global Head, f2D initiative, think3 Inc. said, “Till now engineers had limited options and this constrained them from not only developing innovative products but also impaired their productivity. The f2D initiative would go a long way in empowering them to build world class and innovative products and also dramatically boost their productivity as f2D offers more than just 2D software features. Also the f2D initiative provides manufacturers easy access and support for cutting edge software.”
“think3 is known for its track record in empowering innovation & new thinking across countries. The f2D initiative fits into and builds on that track record. We are looking forward to playing a catalyst role in India’s leap into being a global leader in the engineering services and industrial arena,” he further added.
According to Rajeev N S, Head – Business Development and Marketing, “Besides offering free downloads, we felt there was a need to empower engineers, design community and students so that they could effectively leverage this cutting-edge tool. This prompted us to create a web platform where they could come together and share best practices and make it a learning & knowledge sharing hub for development of innovative products.
About think3: think3 has been operating in the ICT sector for over 25 years providing technology for the complete Product Development Process. It’s unique fully integrated solutions provide manufacturers with all the tools to address their needs for styling, engineering and tooling. This way, think3 enables thousands of its customers to innovate and rise to the challenges of global markets. This integration of processes helps accelerate time-to-market besides reducing cost. think3 counts among its customers some of the most significant enterprises in the industrial space such as Alessi, Honda & BMW. With offices across Europe and Asia and a network of VARs, think3 is present in most global markets.