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Wednesday’s CAD Humour

By Nova Design /

It might only be CAD humour and a light hearted smile within the engineering design industry but we honestly think the closest some of our younger mechanical design engineers have come to a drawing board is by undertaking a Google image search …… The above is just an example of CAD humour, but nowadays, all…

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Kingswinford – Did You Know – Trivia :-)

By Nova Design /

We came across these “Did You Know” trivia facts in the local paper and thought we’d share : Kingswinford is mentioned in the Doomsday book In Roman times and for centuries afterwards Kingswinford was a dense primeval forest. Records show that in 1920 coal was being mined in the area and in the 1600’s ironstone…

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Nova celebrate 10 years in current offices :-)

By Nova Design /

This week sees the 10th anniversary of Nova moving into the Innovation Centre on Pensnett Trading Estate. Previously Nova were situated in Pensnett House, around 500 metres from our current location, Nova took the decision to relocate giving us both more room to expand our design facilities together with additional parking space for all of…

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Nova Download Autodesk Inventor 2016

By Nova Design /

We have this week downloaded the latest 3D modelling suite from Autodesk – Autodesk Inventor Suite 2016 Premium. The following is an excerpt from the official Autodesk site giving an overview of the softwares capabilities and upgrades. Inventor 2016 enables you to break through boundaries typically associated with 3D modeling, delivering an invaluable connected design…

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Jaguar XE Starts Production in Solihull

By Nova Design /

Now the new car is in the public domain, here at Nova, we are very proud to announce that we have been a part of this (and other) upcoming new models from Jaguar Land Rover. Nova have successfully been involved with the production of 3D models, 2D manufacture drawings, robot studies, off line robot programming,…

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Nova expand Visualisation Division Capacity

By Nova Design /

As engineering design and recruitment consultants Nova Design are delighted to announce that we have expanded our internal visualisation department in our West Midlands based office, and will now be offering increased capacity for our visualisation and animation service. Visualisation is a modern tool used to bring a concept to life, through the use of…

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Building a successful career as a Mechanical Design Engineer

By Nova Design /

Are you looking to start a career as a Mechanical Design Engineer? As an engineering design consultancy providing professional CAD services, we have developed a good amount of knowledge on what it takes to be successful in this occupation. Also, acting as a technical and industrial recruitment agency, we are aware of what many of…

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How Nova Are Using Social Media To Recruit

By Nova Design /

In recent years, social media has been adopted by many companies as a marketing, branding and/or recruitment tool. With the benefits a company can gain from implementing social media sites, a lot of them free, the role they are playing is becoming more difficult for companies to ignore. Initially implemented by our marketing department, as…

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ANSYS 16.0 Downloaded And Installed

By Nova Design /

We have recently upgraded our ANSYS FEA software package to ANSYS 16.0, the latest release of the engineering simulation technology suite, designed to optimise product development processes. This ensures our FEA and engineering design team keep the latest tools at their disposal, in order to provide a reliable, high quality service. Built on a platform…

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Paying attention to client needs is the key to success in recruitment

By Nova Design /

Dan Tipper, Recruitment Executive at Nova Design, believes the key to being successful in recruitment is held in the relationships you build with your clients. “Having spent many years in and around the recruitment industry, I have learnt several methods on how to please your clients and exceed their expectations. Solid, reliable recruitment and advertising…

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Nova retain ISO 9001 Accreditation ! :-)

By Nova Design /

Nova have once again proved that our internal ISO Mission Statement of “Right First Time” is worthy of the way in which we conduct our design services. We have successfully passed the first external audit of 2015 with flying colours – NO non-conformances 🙂 Said a delighted Simon Parry (Nova’s Business Development Director) “At Nova…

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