Factory Design Suite offers unique functionality that greatly simplifies the process of laying out and visualizing a factory design. However, don't let the word factory get in the way or color your view of this application. Anyone who needs to lay out a confined space or a floor with common design assets can take advantage of the workflow offered by Factory Design Suite. In this class, we look at specific functionality available in Factory Design Suite and demonstrate how it can be used in other layout workflows.
- Describe the broader uses of Factory Design Suite
- Use Factory Design Suite for layouts other than factories
- Highlight assets created for layouts other than factories
- Explain how Factory Design Suite can be used for layouts like shipbuilding, supermarkets, circuit boards, and others
Rusty Belcher is a manufacturing application expert working with IMAGINiT Technologies. Rusty provides implementation, training, and support services at every level for all Autodesk, Inc., manufacturing products. His specialty involves the integration of 3D design practices into manufacturing production environments. He is an instructor and mentor, and IMAGINiT regularly receives outstanding reviews of his impact to their organization. Belcher started his career as a structural steel fitter at Newport News Shipbuilding. He is a graduate of the Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School, and he worked in the shipyard's Mold Loft Engineering Division. Over the past several years Belcher has worked directly with Autodesk to develop and author the current Factory Design Suite software training courseware, and he has also developed and recorded many of the tips and tutorial videos available on the Factory Design Suite software’s YouTube channel.