SolidCAD Earns Autodesk Fusion Lifecycle Specialization


TORONTO, ON, February 11, 2020 – SolidCAD, Canada’s largest Autodesk Platinum Reseller and professional services company, has been awarded the Fusion Lifecycle Specialization allowing them to provide clients with industry leading product lifecycle management (PLM) tools, training and support.  To earn this recognition, Autodesk partners must demonstrate extensive product knowledge including successful implementation, complete all Autodesk’s industry-specific certification exams and develop expertise and skills with the Fusion Lifecycle platform.

With this new specialization, the SolidCAD team will help address common challenges within the manufacturing industry and provide solutions to optimize collaboration and improve data management across all departments and workflows.  The team will offer consulting and training services to help manufacturing clients automate processes, manage Bills of Materials (BOM), implement a collaborative environment for product changes and generate the ability track product data throughout all revisions and stages.

Kirk Givens, Director of Americas Channel Sales for Autodesk, stated, “SolidCAD has been and will continue to be a strategic partner to our customers in Canada.  The Fusion Lifecycle Specialization is testament to Autodesk’s confidence and trust in SolidCAD’s ability to help customers navigate the challenges they face every day and thrive in a competitive business environment throughout the manufacturing industry.”

“At SolidCAD, we pride ourselves in helping customers increase their profitability and gain a competitive edge through streamlining their engineering, manufacturing, and data management processes,” states Mark Gartner, Director of the Manufacturing division at SolidCAD. “Our company has now added Autodesk Fusion Lifecycle to its portfolio of best-in-class solutions, along with a certified team dedicated to the implementation and support of this innovative PLM solution. Specifically tailored for our design and manufacturing customers, Fusion Lifecycle ushers in greater company-wide efficiencies through the integration of our customers business processes.”

By leveraging Autodesk’s Fusion Lifecycle platform, manufacturing companies in industrial machinery, automotive supplies and consumer products can expect to eliminate bottle necks, collaborate on design and deliver a modern change management tool that can help track and record changes to product designs as they happen.

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For more information, please contact: 

Mark Gartner
National Director of Manufacturing
SolidCAD – A Cansel Company
Phone:  1.877.438.2231 Ext. 107

About SolidCAD

For 25 years SolidCAD has operated as one of the leading Autodesk Platinum Partners in Canada.SolidCAD specializes in technology that supports multiple industries including Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Civil Infrastructure, and Manufacturing.

We provide the highest level of service, expert support and a broad range of custom professional services and products from Autodesk, Bluebeam, CTC, Chaos Group, Matterport, Lumion, Accruent, and more. We also employ one of the largest teams of industry technology experts across Canada, in all time zones, and both official languages.