EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 28, 2009 — EFD, Inc., a subsidiary of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN) has added a new feature to their website that allows visitors to download 3D CAD (Computer Aided Design) models of EFD products. The new capability will enable customers and prospects to easily and accurately spec-in EFD products when configuring manual work stations or automated assembly machines.
For ease of use, customers and prospects are free to select from 28 different file types to find the one that best suits their needs. Options include AutoCAD®, Autodesk Inventor™, Pro/ENGINEER®, Solid Edge™, CATIA®, SolidWorks®, Unigraphics® and other leading formats.
Thousands of manufacturers throughout the world use EFD’s precision dispensing equipment to apply accurate, repeatable amounts of the adhesives, lubricants and other fluids used in virtually every assembly process. Benefits of controlled fluid application include higher productivity, better quality and reliability, and lower production costs.
The ability to download 3D models is the latest addition to EFD’s customer-focused website, which is available in Chinese, Czech, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Turkish as well as English.
Other capabilities that make it easy for their global customer base to do business with EFD include “ My EFD,” a 24/365 online ordering capability that enables secure live access to product availability, order status and shipment tracking; the ability to view open orders and invoice data; and manage company information. There is also an interactive Flash product catalog that allows customers to locate, view and add items to their cart by simply clicking on the part number.
EFD, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nordson Corporation. Since 1963 EFD has designed and manufactured precision dispensing devices for applying controlled amounts of the adhesives, sealants, lubricants and other assembly fluids used in almost every manufacturing process.
Nordson Corporation is one of the world’s leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants and coatings to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems for curing and surface treatment processes. Nordson has direct operations and sales support offices in 32 countries.
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