Press Release – December 10, 2013


Latest Release Available in German and Offers Enhanced Annotation Support 

MCKINNEY, Texas – December 10, 2013 – Sigmetrix, a recognized leader in GD&T and tolerance analysis software and a PTC® PartnerAdvantage™ Gold Partner, today announced the latest release of its GD&T Advisor software for  PTC Creo® design software.  Developed in partnership with Alex Krulikowski at Effective Training, Inc. (ETI), GD&T Advisor is an interactive tool that expertly guides designers through a standards-based application of GD&T from within the CAD environment.

The latest version of this state-of-the-art solution provides users with enhanced capabilities and functionality. In addition to English, both the ISO GPS and ASME Y14.5M-1994 versions are now available in German, with all of the application’s user interface as well as the embedded help content offered in that language.  Separate annotations can now also be applied to the surface of features of size resulting in more accurate definitions.  In addition, GD&T Advisor v2.1 also provides improved pattern support, minimum or maximum tolerances, automatic creation of datum target annotations and several other usability enhancements.

“The release of GD&T Advisor v2.1 is proof of our continued commitment to the demands of the global, mechanical engineering community,” said Sigmetrix President and CEO, Chris Wilkes. “By releasing the software in another language, we’re further expanding our global reach while making it easier for designers in other countries to use the software.  Our enhanced capabilities and functionality make it possible for users to have even greater control over an expanded range of features, enabling them to generate more robust designs.”

For more information on GD&T Advisor, visit

About Sigmetrix, LLC

Sigmetrix is a global provider of comprehensive, easy-to-use software solutions that help users achieve robust designs through tolerance analysis and the correct application of GD&T. With over 20 years of research and development, Sigmetrix products eliminate the error between as designed assemblies and as produced products. For more information, visit 

About Effective Training, Inc.

ETI is an international supplier of GD&T training and design resources.  ETI founder Alex Krulikowski is a renowned GD&T expert with a degree in industrial vocational education and over 30 years of industry experience. For more information, visit

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