myCADday 2016

We’re proud to announce our Gold Partnership with Visiativ, the largest SOLIDWORKS Reseller serving the French, Swiss & Moroccan markets and counting almots 13,000 clients. Beside, Visiativ’s expertise is well established in software development (ie. BPM and DMS) and hardware solutions.

Every year, Visiativ invites its clients to their major event, myCADday ( During one day, the crowd will be exposed to the news of SOLIDWORKS and CATIA (3DEXPERIENCE Platform – Dassault Systèmes solutions), learn new skills, and get hands-on partners’ new technologies. This year, the event will take place on Nov. 3rd 2016, in Lyon (France).

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Visiativ and x3D Group team up to achieve an incredible challenge : 3D printing the first-world longest miniature train (almost 7 meters long !). Many clients are supporting this challenge by designing one or several train cars which have been submiting to a selection committee.

The team at x3D Group has immediately accepted to take on this challenge and thanks to its High Speed 3D Printers, all cars and locomotives have been printed in a short amount of time.

« When I saw the first car 3D printed, I just got speeckless. The surface quality was awesome, the piece was simply beautiful and impressive », says Clémentine SCHMIEDT, Community Manager at Lynkoa (the online 45,000 CAD designers community).

Through its x3D Pro retail branch (more info on, x3D Group markets a new 3D Printing technology patented High Speed. The Rapid series prints up-to 20 times faster than its competition, delivers high quality models with perfect surface finish, offers a large build envelope and is very affordable.

« I come from the CADCAM/PLM industry, and when Visiativ came to me, he did not take me long to motivate my team, so we immediately jumped on it. I own several Rapid machines and I was not afraid by the challenge and the short deadline », says Kamal BOUNOUARA, president at x3D Group.

About x3D Group :

Located in Lyon, the company specializes in Disruptive Additive Manufacturing Technologies & Services with several business lines :

  • x3D Pro : High Speed 3D Printers                                                     
  • x3D Print : Innovative online 3D Printing Services                       
  • x3D EBAM : Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing                   


About Visiativ :

Visiativ develops solutions that accelerate organizations’ digital transformation. The company relies on its know-how in integration and software development to propose innovative technological solutions. They transform organizations into forward-thinking, innovative, collaborative and able-to-learn “Smart Enterprises” thereby ensuring their profitable and sustainable growth. More on