This is a post by Dave Martin on PTC site.
I’ve worked for Amazon, Boeing, and Lockheed Martin, and delivered training and consulting in analysis at dozens of companies. On many product development teams, data isn’t the only thing that’s siloed; people are too. Mechanical engineers tend to be split up between design, analysis, and manufacturing.
This process division of labor hurts product development and companies, but it doesn’t need to be this way. Here are three reasons design engineers need to learn and perform their own simulation.