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Cortona3D releases new version of its leading Viewer – version 6.0 now available

24 June 2009
We are pleased to announce that Cortona3D (formerly ParallelGraphics) has just released an upgrade to the market leading Cortona3D Viewer – version 6.0 is now available and offers a range of new powerful features. What’s New in v. 6.0 Unicode support: full support for UTF-8 in VRML Support for Mozilla Firefox 3.0 and Google Chrome Improved...
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Cortona3D Ties-up with HCL Infosystems to offer Indian OEMs cost-effective 3D Tech. Pubs.

25 November 2008
Cortona3D today announced that it has signed a new value-added reseller (VAR) agreement with HCL Infosystems. India's leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organization, HCL Infosystems is now authorized to sell and implement Cortona3D software from Cortona3D and serve as the primary line of support to customers in...
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A Next Generation of the Cortona3D Rapid Product Range and Viewer is Released

19 November 2008
Cortona3D today announced the latest release of the Cortona3D Rapid Product range and the Cortona3D viewer. The Cortona3D software gives OEMs the ability to provide more efficient and effective equipment life cycle support, such as Electronic Spare Parts Catalogs (EPC) / Online Interactive Parts Catalogues, Interactive Electronic Technical...
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Transportation Manufacturer 'Nipponia' leads the industry with online interactive 3D spare parts

4 November 2008
Global standardization of spares’ specifications and fast, foolproof parts selection and ordering is crucial to ensure longevity, worldwide user respect and the rapid growth of a global dealer network to achieve Nipponia’s motto of “One World, One Brand.” Cortona3D today announced that Nipponia, a worldwide motorcycle and scooter manufacturer...
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Cortona3D wins 1st Chinese customer through partnership with Top VAR

6 April 2008
AVIC 611 is the first Chinese manufacturer to deploy Cortona3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to create better parts catalogs and training faster and more cost effectively. Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D product communication (‘Visual Know-How’) and documentation software to global equipment manufacturers (OEMs), today announced that AV1C 611,...
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Major US Manufacturer Produces Technical Publications at One Eighth of Previous Cost with Cortona3D

3 March 2008
Next generation product support resources: Illustrated Parts Catalog, Computer Based Training Modules, Illustrated Tool & Equipment Manual and Systems Description - WOW its customers and give them huge productivity gains Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to global OEMs, today announced the massive cost savings of...
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ESA Astronauts are Launched into Orbit with Interactive 3D eLearning from Cortona3D

19 February 2008
‘Visual Know-How’ tool will save time and mistakes, in an environment where errors cost lives. Days before the launch of the first ATV 'Jules Verne' into orbit, Cortona3D, the global leader in interactive 3D visual communication for Equipment Maintenance & Training, announced that its cutting edge software is that chosen by the European...
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Cortona3D adds support for JT™ Open

12 February 2008
Extends Industry leading support of 3D formats by joining the JT Open Program Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to global OEMs, today announced new support for the JT data format and membership in the JT Open Program. The JT Open Program is a global community of leading manufacturers, PLM vendors, and academic...
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Cortona3D teams with 4DConcept as Official Distributor of its Cortona3D software in France

7 October 2007
Creating next-generation 3D after-sales materials from CAD PLM data Cortona3D, the international leader in 3D Visual Communication for Product Documentation, Training and After Sales materials, today announces a new VAR partnership with the French company 4Dconcept, which specializes in document engineering and text and graphic content...
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Cortona3D extends and re-brands its Virtual Manuals Products Range

29 January 2007
Cortona3D extends its range and brings all of its products together under the Cortona3D brand Cortona3D, the leader in the provision of interactive 3D visual communication for Product Maintenance & Training, today announced the extension and renaming of its 'Virtual Manual' products under the Cortona3D brand. This move is taken to leverage...
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A Next Generation of the Cortona3D Viewer is Released

4 October 2006
The Cortona3D viewer has been playing multiple roles in the development of organizations' technologies. Initially designed as an interactive 3D plug-in for Internet browsers, the Cortona3D viewer soon surpassed these requirements and became a powerful 3D visualization tool, now incorporated in all Cortona3D authoring tools in various business...
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Cortona3D Improves Logistic Operations in Space for the European Space Agency

15 May 2006
Cortona3D, a leader in provision of interactive 3D-powered solutions, introduces a 3D-powered configuration tool that allows for effective planning and maintaining of the cargo storage in the European Space Agency's (ESA) Automatic Transfer Vehicle (ATV). The Automated Transfer Vehicle is an unmanned vehicle which is put in orbit by the...
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Cortona3D RapidTag Powers Boeing's New Maintenance Performance Toolbox

14 March 2006
Cortona3D, a leader in provision of interactive 3D-powered solutions announces that its Cortona3D RapidTag Technology is a major component of Boeing's new Maintenance Performance Toolbox, an innovative set of performance-enhancing solutions for aircraft maintenance and troubleshooting. An industry first, the ToolBox provides an online...
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Cortona3D RapidLearning Delivers 3D Computer Based Training to the European Space Agency Astronauts

25 January 2006
Cortona3D, a world leader in the provision of Web3D interactive solutions, announces the delivery of a Computer Based Training solution integrating 3D interactive graphics to the European Space Agency (ESA). This innovative new solution will allow the ESA Astronaut Training Center to enrich its space-crew training materials with 3D interactive...
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Sukhoi To Test 3D Aircraft Maintenance Solution from Cortona3D

14 November 2005
The Sukhoi Company, the largest Russian aviation holding company, and Cortona3D, a world leader in the provision of Web3D interactive solutions, have launched a joint pilot project to provide 3D powered technical documentation for aircraft maintenance and repair –Cortona3D. The Cortona3D Technology from Cortona3D offers manufacturing companies...
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Cortona3D Expands its Cortona3D Rapid Products Range

5 September 2005
Cortona3D, a world leader in the provision of Web3D interactive solutions, today introduces a new approach to the market for its Cortona3D technology with the release of a new set of standalone products targeted at the small-scale production of 3D simulations. These new Rapid authoring tools include RapidManual for maintenance and repair...
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Cortona3D Signs-Up Boeing as Customer for its Cortona3D Enterprise Platform

3 February 2004
Cortona3D, a leader in the field of 3D based graphical data management solutions, today announced the signing of a development contract with The Boeing Company to provide its Cortona3D Enterprise Platform solution for the company's Commercial Aviation Services Division. Cortona3D Enterprise Platform is an open standard solution that enables...
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