Date Added: Jun 2010
Key Knife, founded in 1986, is a world leader in chipping, flaking and planning systems for the wood products industry. Key Knife wanted to apply cutting expertise to new markets and also they wanted to quickly turn innovations into products. To master these challenges Key Knife chose Siemens PLM Software. Key Knife uses the Femap with NX Nastran Finite Element Analysis (FEA) solution from Siemens PLM Software. Femap with NX Nastran speeds time to market, and in the case of new application. An important benefit of FEA is that it has allowed Key Knife to significantly reduce its need for physical prototypes.