Domespace International

Domespace International is a leading innovator in the construction of eco-friendly homes. Based in Quimper, France, Domespace has transformed Principal Designer Patrick Marsilli’s spherical home designs into world-class, rotating, dome-shaped homes. Ramping up production to meet increased demand required the company to upgrade its design and manufacturing tools.

The Challenge

Domespace International is a leading innovator in the construction of eco-friendly homes. Based in Quimper, France, Domespace has transformed Principal Designer Patrick Marsilli’s spherical home designs into world-class, rotating, dome-shaped homes. Ramping up production to meet increased demand required the company to upgrade its design and manufacturing tools.

The Solution

Domespace chose SolidWorks® solutions to address this need, implementing SolidWorks Professional design, SolidWorks Premium design and analysis, and SolidWorks Flow Simulation computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis software. The company selected SolidWorks because it is easy to use and satisfied all of its requirements. Domespace also values the expertise and services of Cadware, its SolidWorks reseller. By selecting SolidWorks, Domespace has shortened its time-to-market by 50 percent, cut development costs by 50 percent, increased design reuse by 50 percent, and reduced design errors by 30 percent.

Success Metric

  • Shortened time-to-market by 50 percent

  • Cut development costs by 50 percent

  • Increased design reuse by 50 percent

  • Reduced design errors by 30 percent