CATIA V5 PLM Express (CAT)

CATIA PLM Express Overview

Companies of all sizes and industries need a fast, easy-to-use, and affordable solution to manage and expand all phases of development from design to manufacturing. Today’s global competitive market requires companies to reduce design time and costs, and to get products to market on time.

CATIA TEAM PLM is the most robust, leading edge solution used to manage your product’s lifecycle from start to finish, enabling your company to achieve its total potential. Based on 6 different roles, it offers a tailored solution to meet your needs.

CATIA TEAM PLM can cut product development time in half with its ease of use and built-in analysis/simulation technology. This technology ensures all aspects of the product’s achievability prior to manufacturing, saving time and money. Its manufacturing solution ensures maximum machining efficiency while virtually eliminating errors. The role based solutions provide a significant competitive advantage in all stages of product development.


• Ultra fast knowledge-based modeling:
• Unique knowledge capture and reuse enables fast design change and innovation
• Easy product creation, from simple to sophisticated, with powerful CATIA modeler
• Comprehensive drawing production with market leading generative drafting fully associative with 3D
• Easy and interactive decision making thru instant collaborative reviews
• Ready-to-go-team collaboration:
• Native access to virtual product data management directly in CATIA
• Pre-customized product information for managing customer asset
• Immersive interface for team management
• Encourages reuse of existing assets and standards
• Fully secured environment
• Collaborative design iterations
• Deploys a complete collaborative environment in 10 days [optionnal]
• Scalable platform:
• 44 high valued options based on 6 roles to match your needs for growth
• Free 3D XML format for all
• Simplifies exchanges across the supply chain thanks to industry standards adoption
• 340 CAA V5 partner applications to cover highly specialized disciplines
• Easy to learn with standard and intuitive user interface


• Ultra fast knowledge based modeling:
• In context part and assembly design
• Generative and associative drawings production
• Realistic rendering of the virtual product
• Product specifications capitalization
• Design templates instantiation to automate product creation
• Design compliancy with rule-based corporate standard
• Instant collaboration for review and design
• Ready-to-go team collaboration:
• Stores, structures and secures product data information
• Tracks document lifecycle with revision mechanism
• Controls product data sharing among collaborators
• Encourages standard reuse
• Displays 200 data formats (Word, Excel, IGES, DWG, etc.)
• Scalable platform:
• Enterprise pervasive 3D XML access
• Leverage CATIA V4 assets into V5
• Standard interfaces: DXF, DWG, CADAM, IGES, STEP AP203 and AP214
• Interactive training aids
• Immersive Visual Basic Application


This option contains:
CATIA – Object Manager 2
CATIA – V4 Integration 2
CATIA – Interactive Drafting 1
CATIA – Generative Drafting 2
CATIA – CADAM Interface 1
CATIA – Part Design 1
CATIA – Iges Interface 1
CATIA – Assembly Design 1
CATIA – Wireframe and Surface 1
CATIA – Product Knowledge Template 1
CATIA – Knowledge Expert 1
CATIA – STEP Core Interface 1
Real Time Rendering 1
CATIA – Collaborative Design 1