Press Releases

ITI exhibiting at the Farnborough International Airshow

June 21, 2016

ITI will be exhibiting at the Farnborough International Airshow in the UK, 11-17 July. ITI will be on the Midlands Aerospace Alliance stand 1/B90 showcasing their engineering data interoperability solutions which significantly benefit the aerospace industry.

ITI supports AIAA Aviation 2016 in Washington, D.C.

June 9, 2016

ITI will be participating at AIAA Aviation 2016 in Washington, D.C. June 13-17. ITI is providing a panelist for the “Open Issues in Meshing in 2030” conference session and will also be presenting geometry morphing work undertaken in support of the CFD Drag Prediction Workshop. 

ITI to present advanced CAE integration technology at NAFEMS

June 6, 2016

In addition to sponsoring this comprehensive analysis and simulation event, ITI will be presenting advances in CADfix geometry processing and CAE integration technology for advanced simulation that have been achieved through working closely with customers and as part of UK government sponsored advanced technology projects.

Improve profitability by managing engineering escapes – ITI white paper now available

May 26, 2016

ITI introduces a white paper outlining seven recommendations to help manufacturers develop a strategy to improve profitability by managing engineering errors, changes and escapes.

ITI makes advancements on high-quality CFD mesh generation with CADfix as part of UK R&D initiative

May 16, 2016

ITI announces success on a three-year UK government research initiative aimed at advancing geometry handling and integration (GHandI). The project was aimed at improving the methods and processes for generating and manipulating high fidelity aircraft and turbo machinery component geometries and their associated computational meshes.

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) to feature CAD model quality and additive manufacturing solutions at Stuttgart Control Fair

April 14, 2016

ITI is pleased to announce participation at the upcoming International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance, being held 26 - 29 April, in Stuttgart, Germany. Experienced interoperability advisors will be available on stand 7127 in Hall 7 to consult with attendees regarding CAD model quality and advanced additive manufacturing process solutions.

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) to share CAD validation developments and insights at ProSTEP iViP Symposium

April 7, 2016

ITI is pleased to announce participation at the upcoming ProSTEP iViP Symposium, 20 and 21 April, at the ICS Messe Stuttgart, Germany. Experienced interoperability advisors will be available on stand #06 to consult with attendees regarding their CAD model quality, migration and translation needs.


The presentation, “Implementing a LOTAR Long Term Archiving Process within Teamcenter”, will be delivered 21 April at 14:30 in Track 15. Norbert Zimmert will share MTU Aero Engine’s story of a successful, long-term archival and retrieval (LOTAR) implementation. CADIQ from ITI is the solution used for verification and validation of the STEP files within this LOTAR system.

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) to receive award at COE 2016

March 31, 2016

ITI is pleased to announce their selection for Best Presentation Award by COE, at their Annual PLM Experience & TechniFair, April 10-13 in San Antonio, Texas. ITI teamed with in 2015 to deliver a feature-based CAD conversion solution for The group presented their results entitled, “Expanding CATIA in the Enterprise: Lessons Learned Migrating from Mid-Range CAD”, which was voted by COE attendees as one of the year’s most outstanding presentations.

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announces new Directors for European team

March 23, 2016

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), the global leader providing reliable interoperability, validation and migration solutions for product data and related systems, is pleased to announce recent promotions within the company’s European team.

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announces new Technical Sales Director

March 9, 2016

ITI is pleased to announce that Tony Provencal has assumed a new role as Technical Sales Director at ITI. In this newly created position, Provencal will lead a team of customer support personnel and industry thought leaders. 

International TechneGroup Limited (ITI) teams with Germany-based endocon engineering as a value-added referral partner

March 3, 2016

ITI, the global leader providing reliable interoperability, validation and migration solutions for product data and related systems, has teamed with endocon engineering, a Germany-based consulting firm specializing in product development and manufacturing processes as a value-added referral partner.

International TechneGroup Limited (ITI), CADfix, support successful additive manufacturing platform for mass production of customized 3D printed parts

February 23, 2016

ITI is pleased to report successful conclusion of an EU additive manufacturing (AM) initiative where new developments in CADfix, ITI’s advanced geometry processing solution delivered key breakthroughs in AM geometry handling. The goal of the EU initiative, known as “Hyproline”, was to build a working demonstration of a high performance AM production line for small series metal parts.

ITI announces latest release of Proficiency, offers “just in time” data conversion options

February 18, 2016

ITI announces the availability of Proficiency 15.0. ITI has improved Proficiency’s data exchange product suite to align with current market trends and customer requirements. Product enhancements in Proficiency 15.0 include support for the latest versions of popular CAD software, additional batch processing options, automated model re-naming, new formats including JT and CGR, and independent assembly validation by CADIQ.  

International TechneGroup Limited (ITI) announces partnership with Norway-based DIGITREAD, with focus on CAD data conversion

February 9, 2016

International TechneGroup Limited (ITI) is pleased to announce a formal alliance between ITI and DIGITREAD, a Sandvika, Norway-based solution provider of PLM technologies and a value-added reseller of ITI CAD solutions for PLM migration projects.

International TechneGroup (ITI) acquires Glacier

February 3, 2016

ITI is pleased to announce the acquisition of Glacier Technologies, LLC. With a vendor neutral approach to helping customers achieve value from their engineering, manufacturing, and quality systems, Glacier aligns well with ITI’s business strategy.

ITI announces Model Based Design/Model Based Manufacturing online workshop

January 26, 2016

ITI announces a one hour online workshop titled, “Recommendations for Planning, Designing and Implementing Model-Based Design (MBD) / Model-Based Manufacturing (MBM)". This one-hour session will be held Tuesday, February 9th, at 1:00 p.m. (EST). REGISTER for the free online workshop. Space is limited.

International TechneGroup Limited (ITI) awarded UK R&D grant to develop advanced geometry and automated meshing protocol

January 13, 2016

ITI is pleased to receive a three-year R&D grant award from the UK Government, supported by the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI), for participation in the AuGMENT project. In collaboration with Cambridge Flow Solutions (CFS), the lead partner on this initiative, ITI will support the development of leading-edge advanced geometry processing and automated meshing solutions for the aerospace industry.

ITI unveils new global brand identity, new website

December 15, 2015

To capitalize on growth opportunities, International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) introduces a new brand identity and website. Since the company’s founding more than thirty years ago, ITI’s business units have operated independently to help solve engineering and manufacturing technology problems. Today, the company’s growth strategy aligns under a single brand that unifies the CAD/CAM/CAE Interoperability (C3I) and PLM Integration teams to leverage the strengths of both. In addition, TranscenData Europe Ltd. will change its name to International TechneGroup Ltd. The company will now offer its entire suite of proven interoperability solutions and services globally under the unified ITI moniker.

ITI to lead discussion on MBE/MBD at Product Innovation USA event

November 10, 2015

On November 18, 2015 Asa Trainer, ‎Vice President of Product Operations at ITI, is to lead a think tank discussion on the important topic “Understanding the Levels of a Model Based Enterprise” at the Product Innovation USA event (PI Congress) in Boston, Massachusetts.

ITI joins CIMdata to broaden reach, create opportunities.

October 25, 2015

In a move to leverage valuable insights and take strategic messages about best practices to broader industry segments, International TechneGroup (ITI) today announces its PLM Community Membership with CIMdata.

ITI CADIQ recognized as critical validation solution for LOTAR

October 20, 2015

On October 27th at PLM Connection Europe, Norbert Zimmert will present MTU Aero Engine’s story of a successful, long-term archival and retrieval (LOTAR) implementation for explicit geometry within Siemens NX and Teamcenter. CADIQ from ITI is the validation solution used for verification and validation of the STEP files within this LOTAR system.

ITI Welcomes Ellen Alarie to Global Business Development Team

February 25, 2015

Milford, OH, February 26, 2015 – International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), the global leader of integration, migration, and interoperability solutions for engineering information systems, is pleased to announce the addition of Ellen Alarie to ITI’s Global Business Development Team.

ITI Announces New Chief Executive

February 11, 2015

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), the global leader of integration, migration, and interoperability solutions for engineering information systems, is pleased to announce the promotion of Tom Gregory to CEO and his election to the ITI Board of Directors.

ITI Releases CADfix Version 10

February 6, 2015

ITI announces the release of CADfix 10, the latest version of the leading CAD model translation, repair and simplification software. CADfix tackles the ever present problems of 3D model data exchange and re-use between different engineering applications. CADfix allows the user to import CAD models and efficiently repair and adapt them, before exporting to the most suitable format for re-use in the downstream system - eliminating expensive CAD model rework.

ITI Features PLM Interoperability Solutions at PI Congress

January 20, 2015

ITI is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the Product Innovation (PI) Congress being held in Düsseldorf, Germany, February 24-25. ITI will be featuring their suite of CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM interoperability solutions which are aimed at eliminating non-value-added time and costs associated with reusing product data, and maintaining data integrity and value.

ITI Sponsors PTC Live Stuttgart 2014

November 4, 2014

ITI, a leading developer of engineering data interoperability solutions, is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the PTC Live Stuttgart event, 18-19 November, 2014.  As a Platinum Partner within PTC’s Partner Advantage™ Program, ITI will be showcasing their multi-CAD interoperability and validation solutions to their European client base at PTC Live.

Sigmetrix to Work With ITI and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

June 17, 2014

Sigmetrix has been selected as an expert reviewer by International TechneGroup, Incorporated (ITI) to support the NIST Product Manufacturing Information (PMI) Validation and Conformance Testing Project. ITI, the prime contractor, selected Sigmetrix to validate the PMI data that is being placed in the PMI Test Cases and Models.

Cincinnati Technology Provider to be Part of the Digital Lab for Manufacturing

February 26, 2014

ITI selected as one of the world-class technology companies to be a partner in the Chicago-based UI LABS that has been awarded $70 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to fund the Digital Lab for Manufacturing (Digital Lab).

US Navy Model Based Definition Initiative Identifies Significant Savings

December 13, 2013

Milford, OH, December 13, 2013 – International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), announced today that the Department of the Navy, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) implementation of Model Based Definition (MBD) should realize significant savings in the manufacture and development of new equipment. ITI sponsored the program along with Anark Corporation and the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) through their Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities Program (CTMA).

ITI Announces Sponsorship of PLM Europe 2013

September 27, 2013

ITI announced today their continued sponsorship of PLM Europe – the Siemens PLM Connection 2013 event in Berlin, Germany, 14 – 16 October.. ITI finds the Siemens PLM Europe event to be an ideal forum for viewing the latest technology available from Siemens as well as a venue to exchange ideas with Siemens PLM users from over 25 European countries on important issues facing their industries today.

ITI Announces New German Language Website

July 23, 2013

ITI, the world’s leading CAD data interoperability supplier, is pleased to announce the release of a new German language web site, www.iti-global.de, to support an ever increasing customer base and demand for interoperability and OEM compliance solutions in Germany.

ITI Announces Sponsorship of CIC 2013

March 28, 2013

ITI announced today their continued sponsorship of the Collaboration and Interoperability Congress 2013 event in Colorado Spring, CO, May 21 - 23. ITI has sponsored the CIC event for the past ten years.

ITI Releases CADfix Version 9.0

February 20, 2013

ITI announced today the release of CADfix 9.0, the latest edition of its leading CAD interoperability tool which tackles the ever present problems of 3D model data exchange and re-use between different engineering applications. CADfix allows the user to import CAD data, efficiently repair and adapt it, and export in the most suitable form for reuse in the downstream system, eliminating the need for expensive CAD model rework.

ITI Now Offers Feature Based CAD Translation for Solid Edge

February 11, 2013

Milford, OH, February 11, 2013 – ITI announced today the addition of a native Solid Edge® interface in the latest version of their Proficiency Collaboration Gateway solution. Collaboration Gateway V11 enables the transfer of complete design intelligence between major CAD systems which includes geometry, features, sketches, manufacturing info, metadata, assembly information and drawings in the conversion process.


 

Clermont County Small Business Wins National Technology Achievement Award

January 7, 2013

ITI receives award for outstanding technical accomplishments which further the achievement of the Department of Defense (DoD) ManTech (Manufacturing Technology) Program.

ITI Receives 2012 Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award

January 7, 2013

ITI announced today that its technology has received a prestigious national award from the Department of Defense. Deployed for the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, the Customer/Supplier Interoperability (CSI) program was recently presented the Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award at the Defense Manufacturing Conference in Orlando, Florida. The award is given annually for outstanding technical accomplishments which further the achievement of the Department of Defense (DoD) ManTech (Manufacturing Technology) Program.

ITI Announces Sponsorship of PLM Europe 2012

September 7, 2012

ITI announced today their continued sponsorship of PLM Europe – the Siemens PLM Connection 2012 event in Linz Austria, 22 – 24 October. Siemens’ theme for this year’s conference is “Smarter Decisions, Better Products”. ITI finds the event to be an ideal forum for viewing the latest technology available from Siemens as well as a venue to exchange ideas with Siemens PLM users from over 25 European countries on important issues facing their industries today.

ITI Joins the 3D PDF Consortium

May 22, 2012

Milford, OH, May 22, 2012 – ITI announced today that it has joined the 3D PDF Consortium as a Strategic Member. ITI TranscenData supports the translation, validation and report generation of 3D PDF within their unparalleled suite of CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM interoperability software products and related services.


 

SCRA Led Program, PDES, INC., Selects Recipient for Bryan K. Martin Award

April 9, 2012

Charleston, SC – April 9, 2012 SCRA, an applied research and development corporation, today announced the winner of the PDES, Inc. Consortium Bryan K. Martin Award.  The award is presented annually to the individual who has demonstrated superior technical contributions to the PDES, Inc. program. PDES, Inc., an international industry/government/academia consortium, supports the Digital Enterprise through the development and implementation of information standards through Model-based Engineering, Model-based Manufacturing, and Model-based Sustainment. 

ITI Releases DEXcenter Version 6.2

February 20, 2012

Milford, OH, February 20, 2012 – ITI TranscenData is pleased to announce the immediate availability of DEXcenter Version 6.2. DEXcenter supports the growing movement toward Model Based Environments by offering a vendor-neutral platform that automates CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM interoperability workflows and provides secure managed file transfer. DEXcenter is currently in production providing customer supplier interoperability for major manufacturers worldwide.


 

ITI Now Offers Feature Based CAD Translation for Autodesk Inventor

January 26, 2012

Milford, OH, January 26, 2012 – ITI announced today the addition of a native Autodesk® Inventor® interface in the Proficiency Collaboration Gateway solution. Collaboration Gateway enables the transfer of complete design intelligence between major CAD systems which includes geometry, features, sketches, manufacturing info, metadata, assembly information and drawings in the conversion process.


 

International LOTAR Consortium Welcomes Embraer and Bombardier

December 20, 2011

The International LOTAR (Long Term Archival and Retrieval) Consortium welcomed Embraer and Bombardier as new members.

Managing CATIA V4 Obsolescence

November 3, 2011

Milford, OH, November 3, 2011 – ITI TranscenData announced today the release of their latest White Paper Publication: Managing CATIA V4 Obsolescence: Five Strategies for the Last-Minute Migration.


 

ITI at PLM Europe 2011

September 27, 2011

ITI TranscenData announced today their sponsorship of PLM Europe – the Siemens PLM Connection 2011 event in Linz Austria, 17 – 19 October. The PLM Europe event is an ideal forum for ITI TranscenData to view the latest technology available from Siemens, and offers the perfect venue for exchanging ideas with Siemens PLM users from over 25 European countries on important issues facing their industries today..


 

ITI Releases CADfix V8.1

August 10, 2011

ITI announced today the release of CADfix 8.1, the latest edition of its leading CAD interoperability tool which tackles the ever present problems of 3D model data exchange and re-use between different engineering applications. CADfix allows the user to import CAD data, efficiently repair and adapt it, and export in the most suitable form for reuse in the downstream system, eliminating the need for expensive CAD model rework.


 

ITI's Doug Cheney Wins Bryan K. Martin Technical Excellence Award

April 10, 2011

ITI TranscenData, the Product Data Interoperability business within International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), announced today that CADIQ Program Manager, Doug Cheney, has received PDES, Inc.’s 2011 Bryan K. Martin Technical Excellence Award.


 

ITI Leads Air Force Research Laboratory's CSI Initiative

March 1, 2011

ITI, the Product Data Interoperability business within International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), announced today that they are leading The Customer/Supplier Interoperability (CSI) during Collaborative Design project for the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Defense Manufacturing Science & Technology Program.

ITI Releases Proficiency Collaboration Gateway Version 9.0

February 7, 2011

ITI TranscenData announced today the release of Proficiency Collaboration Gateway 9.0, the latest edition of its leading Feature Based CAD Interoperability solution for manufacturers and their suppliers. Collaboration Gateway enables the transfer of complete design intelligence between major CAD systems which includes geometry, features, sketches, manufacturing info, metadata, assembly information and drawings in the conversion process.

ITI Announces Achieving Lean Goals Through Automated CAD Remastering Webinar

January 18, 2011

ITI announces a new 30-minute webinar, titled, “Achieving Lean Goals through Automated Remastering.”  The webinar is derived from a presentation accepted by conference officials for the 2010 Boeing-Northrop Grumman Global Product Data Interoperability Summit.


 

ITI DEXcenter at Force Protection, Inc.

December 7, 2010

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announced today that its DEXcenter solution is playing a fundamental role at Force Protection, Inc. (FPI). FPI manufactures defense products and vehicles for use in the military and has made a major contribution to the safety of armed forces in Iraq and Afghanistan through technology specifically designed to withstand mine explosions. FPI’s MRAP (mine-resistant ambush-protected) armored vehicles feature a unique V-shaped hull designed to deflect blasts from improvised explosive devices (IEDs), minimizing danger for the occupants and maximizing the chances of repairing the vehicle itself after an explosion.

ITI President, Don Hemmelgarn, Joins AFEI Board

October 19, 2010

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announced today that their President, Don Hemmelgarn, has joined the Association for Enterprise Information (AFEI) Board of Directors.


 

1,000mph Car to Take Center Stage in ITI Events

July 26, 2010

CADfix has played a fundamental part in the development of the BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car (SSC), a car that has been designed to smash the land-speed record by clocking more than 1,000 miles per hour.

ITI Extends Partnership with PTC

June 4, 2010

ITI TranscenData, the developer of CADIQ, CADfix, DEXcenter and Proficiency, announced today that it has moved from Gold Partner to PlatinumPartner within PTC’s PartnerAdvantage™ Program.  The upgrade to the Platinum Partnership, which provides enhanced access to a comprehensive suite of capabilities, allows for notable enhancements within ITI TranscenData’sCADIQ solution. CADIQ is the leading CAD model validation application that identifies model-based design issues that adversely impact downstream processes, such as tooling, simulation and manufacturing.


 

ITI Releases Proficiency 8.2

April 12, 2010

ITI TranscenData announced today the release of Proficiency Collaboration Gateway 8.2, the latest edition of its leading Feature Based CAD Interoperability solution for manufacturers and their suppliers. Collaboration Gateway enables the transfer of complete design intelligence between major CAD systems which includes geometry, features, sketches, manufacturing info, metadata, assembly information and drawings in the conversion process.


 

ITI Sponsors CIC 2010 and Onsite CATIA V4 to V5 Workshop

March 15, 2010

ITI TranscenData announced today that it is sponsoring the Collaboration and Interoperability Congress (CIC), being organized by Longview Advisors in Estes Park, CO May 3 – 5, 2010.  CIC brings together experts and executives from a wide range of discrete manufacturing industries, as well as representatives from government and defense communities, to discuss the latest issues in collaboration and interoperability. The meeting of international professionals explores the current challenges and opportunities of sharing design data and bridging the divides within the product development process.

ITI Releases CADIQ 6.1

November 30, 2009

ITI announced today the release of CADIQ 6.1, the latest edition of its leading CAD model validation application that identifies model-based design issues that adversely impact downstream processes, such as tooling, simulation and manufacturing.


 

ITI Releases Proficiency 8.1

October 29, 2009

ITI announced today the release of Proficiency Collaboration Gateway 8.1, the latest edition of its leading Feature Based CAD Interoperability solution for manufacturers and their suppliers. Collaboration Gateway enables the transfer of complete design intelligence between major CAD systems which includes geometry, features, sketches, manufacturing info, metadata, assembly information and drawings in the conversion process.


 

ITI Presenting Multiple Topics at the 2009 COE Aerospace & Defense Workshop

August 17, 2009

ITI will be exhibiting and presenting at the 2009 COE Aerospace-Defense Workshop in Ft. Worth, TX on October 26-27. As the industry leader in product data interoperability solutions, ITI TranscenData has been selected to address the important topics of "Reducing Long-Term Archival Costs Through Automation", as well as the concept of "Predictive Interoperability for Manufacturing". Below you will find further details, as well as presentation times for those able to attend the conference.

ITI Acquires Proficiency

July 1, 2009

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) announced today that it has acquired Proficiency, the leader in feature based CAD data translation software. “Proficiency is a strategic acquisition that extends our interoperability capabilities and strengthens ITI’s overall focus of product development productivity”, said ITI Chairman and CEO, Mike Lemon.

Proficiency Powers Dassault Systemes CATIA Migration Solution

April 15, 2009

Proficiency, the leading Product Knowledge Integration and CAD Interoperability solution for manufacturers and their suppliers, has been selected by Dassault Systèmes (DS), a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, for the DS CAD Data Migration Factory initiative. This new service, enabled by Proficiency's technology, will allow customers to maintain the product knowledge accumulated in their CAD models, including features, history tree and manufacturing data, when moving from diverse engineering and manufacturing environments to the CATIA platform.

ITI Releases CADIQ 6.0

January 27, 2009

ITI announces the release of CADIQ 6.0 as the latest edition of its innovative 3D CAD model validation and product data quality product. CADIQ identifies shape and fit problems and validates 3D CAD geometry, part features definitions and assembly product structure.