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Novastar’s Unique Approach

Computer Aided Design (CAD) and (CAE) have been in wide use for product design and analysis, particularly in automotive manufacturing.  Novastar Solutions offers new and current users unique value in packaging globally renowned and trusted software – Dassault Systeme’s CATIA and SIMULIA – with industry leading HP engineering workstations and Novastar’s unquie service offerings.  Contact us to learn how we can lower your costs and provide you with superior service.

CATIA Computer aided design CAD software solutions allow users to create 3D assemblies for a wide variety of engineering processes including:

  • Cast and forged parts
  • Plastic injection and molding
  • Composites part design and manufacturing
  • Sheet metal parts design
  • Advanced fastening operations

CATIA 3D Modeling tools enable defining a complete mechanical product with improved productivity.


  • Create complete 3D parts from sketch to full assemblies
  • Easy transition from 2D to 3D design
  • Consistent drawing updates reduces user tasks
  • Manufacturing process intent captured early in design stages
  • Multiple tooling design applications
  • Specification  driven modeling approach to mechanical surfacing


  • Mechanical Engineering – high productivity and change flexibility
  • Model Based Definition – single source geometric product definition
  • Composites Engineering – design analysis and manufacture on one platform
  • Sheet Metal Design – quality sheet metal part design fast
  • Fastener Design – easily design complex fasteners with scalability
  • Plastic Part and Mold Design – high quality, quickly, while controlling costs
  • Electrical Systems – wire harnesses, cable systems & electrical components
  • Fluid Systems – specification driven design environment
  • Architecture Engineering & Construction – plan and model buildings
  • Machine & Equipment Design – industrial equipment engineering
  • Transport and Mobility Design – integrate chassis and powertrains
  • Marine & Offshore – ship and space design applications
  • High Tech engineering – sheet metal, plastics parts, circuit boards and more
  • Knowledge Engineering – apply knowledge rules throughout the product design

Dassault Systeme’s Simulia CAE  solution puts the power to evaluate performance, reliability and safety of materials and products in computer simulation before the time and expense required for physical prototypes:

  • Multiphysics Simulation
  • Modeling & Visualization
  • Design Simulation
  • Design Optimization
  • Simulation Process Management

Part of the Dassault’s 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, the Simulia Unified Abaqus FEA suite is utilized by multiple industries and disciplines to achieve their design simulation requirements:

  • Automotive Industry – up front design validation to minimize costs & maximize efficiencies
  • Aerospace & Defense – evaluate alternative designs collaboratively and efficiently
  • Architecture, Engineering and Construction – structural analysis with sophisticated solvers
  • Consumer Goods – save time and money in the pre-prototype stage
  • Energy & Utilities – meet environmental and safety standards for stress and wear
  • Hi Technology – analysis of thermal, electrical, mechanical and moisture-sensitivity loads
  • Industrial Equipment – predict complex behavior of parts, large scale structures & systems
  • Life Sciences – Simulate loads applied to both medical devices and human tissue

Visit to learn more about the full range of products that make up Dassault Systemes 3DPLATFORM.