Add value not cost

This weeks’ Fun Friday Fact comes from the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge. The lead structural engineer named Joseph Strauss insisted on the installation of a safety net even though its $130,000 (£94,948.30) cost was deemed exorbitant. Over the four years of its construction, the net saved 19 men, Read more…

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Bring forth a challenge

Another busy week here and another thought-provoking Friday Fun Fact: ‘In 1891, Chicago issued a challenge to all engineers to build a structure that would surpass the Eiffel Tower. The engineer who won proposed a giant rotating wheel that will lift visitors high above the city. The inventor of this Read more…

‘Nothing is impossible’

Welcome to our first blog post of 2021. Let’s start by sharing a Fun Friday Fact …. ‘In the 1920s newly hired engineers at General Electric would be told, as a joke, to develop a frosted lightbulb. The experienced engineers believed this to be impossible. In 1925, newly hired Marvin Read more…

New Equipment – 3D Scanner

White Horse CAD are pleased to announce that as part of our continual improvement program we have invested in a high specification 3D scanner. We can now 3D scan items of up to 1200mm X 1200mm X 1200mm with an accuracy of around 50 microns, in either black and white Read more…

Micro Projects

White horse CAD are proud to announce the launch of our NEW “Micro Projects” service. Micro Projects is an exciting new service that is intended to help people who need help with a small design project. This service is open to everyone from individuals through to multinational organisations… What’s it Read more…

Think outside the box

When solving complex design problems, people often use the phrase “its time to think outside of the box”. This is where true innovation happens, where new ideas are born and where new product ideas become the next big thing. But what happens when long established, or small design teams think Read more…

Client Testimonial

We love getting feedback from our clients and always try our best to exceed their expectations… This is what one of our clients said about White Horse CAD Recently…. Want to be the first to read our news?… sign up here… Have a project you would like to discuss?… Contact us here…

CAD Time Lapse

People often ask up how we create CAD models and drawings… This time lapse shows the process of designing a simple shaft and then creating an engineering drawing for it. Want to be the first to read our news?… sign up here… Have a project you would like to discuss?… Contact us Read more…

Support, Support, Support

White Horse CAD are here to help you reach your product design goals. With over 30 years engineering experience and a solid reputation for “On Time Delivery” we will support you every step of the way… We will give Design Support to you, or your design team. Allowing you to Read more…

Not long to wait….

Yesterday Dassault Systemes announced the long anticipated launch of SolidWorks 2020… We can’t wait to get our hands on the latest release of our favourite design software. White Horse CAD are committed implementing new workflow and processes to keep us at the cutting edge of CAD technology. We will be Read more…