Thursday, November 20, 2014

Supporting SketchUp 2015

SimLab Soft updated the SketchUp plugins to support SketchUp 2015.
The plugins now support SketchUp 2015, 2014, 2013, and 8

More information about the plugins is available here

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

3D Physics Simulation simplified

SimLab Composer 2015 SP1 adds a new 3D Simulation Workbench.

Simulation workbench provides the user with an engineering quality, easy to use Simulation platform.

SimLab Composer 2015 SP1 for Windows and Mac can be downloaded here

SimLab Composer 2015 SP1 is available in English, French, German, and Japanese

More information about SimLab Composer for designers can be found here

 Starting with the Simulation workbench 

User can use the following links to learn the Simulation workbench

 Simulation for Education 

students and educators can get 1 year license of SimLab Composer Simulation edition (includes 3D PDF, Rendering, Animartion, and Simulation) for $39.

More information about SimLab Composer for education can be found here
 Easy workflow 

The new workbench focuses on making Simulation accessible (easy to use) without compromising the power.
It is easy to define systems (from any 3D model)
Define Constraints, springs, and forces
Run the Simulation
Review the results
 Plotting Simulation Results 

The Simulation Workbench makes it easy for the user to add plots to track positions, velocities, accelerations, forces and torques in the system.
Advanced 3D Collision

SimLab Composer is utilizing the top quality Chrono physics engine, SimLab team created a new 3D collision system and integrated it to Chrono, to provide fast 3D Collision system supporting any type of 3D geometry 

Monday, June 9, 2014

SimLab Composer 2015 Released

SimLab Soft announces the release of SimLab Composer 2015.

SimLab Composer 2015 presents a complete redesign of SimLab Composer, the new design focuses on lowering the barrier for new and current users to take advantage of the full sharing, rendering and animation capabilities of SimLab Composer. The new version introduces a workbench based GUI allowing the user to focus on the current task.

In addition to the new design, SimLab Composer 2015 introduces many new features. A list of the new features found in SimLab Composer 2015 can be found at the following link

SimLab Composer 2015 introduces a new automation edition, which adds Java script based automation, which enables the user to automate tasks interactivity or through the command line.

SimLab Composer 2015 is available in English, French, German, and Japanese, The new version is supported on Windows and Mac, and is ready for download at the following link

In SimLab Composer 2015 Export to iPad/iPhone and Android including using templates to show different configurations will be available in the demo version; it will not require even a trial license.

About SimLab Composer: SimLab Composer is a 3D framework providing the user with workbenches for scene building, rendering, sharing, animation, and automation, SimLab Composer aims to bring art to engineers. SimLab Composer provides an easy to intuitive workflow, solid import/export and manipulation capabilities, and allows the user to create top quality renders and 3D PDFs fast.

About SimLab Soft: SimLab Soft is a 3D software development company, founded in 2007, with its mission defined to develop state-of-the-art 3D software products that are both powerful and easy to use. SimLab Soft creates and markets SimLab Composer, import/export/3D PDF SDK, and 3D plugins for CAD/Visualization applications. SimLab Soft provides top quality 3D software development and customization services, for thousands of clients with many of the fortune 500.

Monday, March 3, 2014

3D PDF plugins for Autodesk products

Users of Autodesk products can utilize the new plugins from SimLab Soft to create best 3D PDF files, supported applications include:

 - Autodesk Inventor 
 - Autodesk Revit 
 - Autodesk NavisWorks
 - Autodesk 3DS
 - Autodesk Maya
 - Autodesk Autocad

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

SimLab Composer 2014 SP2

SimLab Soft announces the release of SimLab Composer 2014 SP2.

The new release is ready for download on Windows and Mac

For more details about SimLab Composer please click here

In addition to fixing small issues, the new release updates importers to make sure SimLab Composer can be used with the latest 3D design applications.

Following is a list of new updates included in SimLab Composer 2014 SP2. This is a free upgrade for SimLab Composer 2014 users

Supporting SolidWorks 2014  

SolidWorks importer in SimLab Composer 2014 SP2 was updated to support SolidWorks parts and assemblies (2007 - 2014)

New IFC importer

Architects will be able to utilize the new IFC importer to bring 3D models to SimLab Composer for sharing and rendering.

Supporting IE 11

With the release of internet explorer 11, Microsoft added native WebGL support to the browser. WebGL export from SimLab Composer 2014 SP2 now supports viewing 3D models in IE 11. All major browsers are now supported (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and IE11)

New / Parasolid importer  

New importer for Parasolid files was added to the new version of SimLab Composer 2014 SP2

Free Training Course for SimLab Composer

SimLab Soft added step by step training courses on line ,to allow the users to make the best of SimLab Composer, from installation, to rendering, 3D PDF creation to animation. All topics are covered in this new training course. Visit SimLab Composer tutorials to learn how to make the best of SimLab Composer 2014 SP2

Thursday, December 5, 2013

SimLab SolidWorks importer for 3DS Max

SimLab SolidWorks importer for 3D Studio Max, was updated to add support for SolidWorks 2014 filesThe plugin supports 3DS Max 2009 - 2014SolidWorks parts and assemblies created using SolidWorks 2007 to 2014 are supported.Trial can be downloaded from the following link

Monday, September 30, 2013

Great render from the first time

SimLab Soft announces the release of SimLab Composer 2014 SP1.

The new release is ready for download on Windows and Mac

In addition to fixing small issues, the new release focuses on usability, and adds great new features.

Download a trial version of SimLab Composer 2014 SP1 and we promise you will enjoy it.

Following is a list of new features in SimLab Composer 2014 SP1. This is a free upgrade for SimLab Composer 2014 users.

Cutting by a section plane

SimLab Composer 2014 SP1 will allow the user to cut selected geometries by the active section plane, this feature will allow designers to do cutting to create advanced renders showing the interior beauty of their models

SimLab CAD Viewer

SimLab CAD Viewer on iPad. iPhone, and Android, was upgraded to support the Following:
Better navigation for archetictural models 
Supporting templates and backgrounds 
Supporting smart simlab actions
Secure file option to protected 3D assets
Support for the new iOS7. More information about SimLab CAD Viewer for IOS is avaiable here, Android version can be found here.

Rendering settings redesigned

The new rendering settings dock widget  was designed to unleash the power of real time rendering. The user will be able to view existing HDR images, and to change rendering parameters while real time rendering is working.

Automatic reflection of user's choices will allow the user to experiment with rendering settings to create the best rendered image.

New Features in SimLab Real time renderer

With SimLab Composer 2014 SP1, the user can assign texture maps for light emitter materials, can blend color and texture on all materials, and will be able to assign textures for glass materials.

New dark interface 

The new optional dark interface will allow the user to focus on the 3D model she/he is working on.  This new interface is accessable from SimLab Composer preferences.

Adding support for Space Navigator

The user will be able to use a space navigator to fly through 3D models in SimLab Composer, navigator will be supported in OpenGL and Real time rendering modes