Mecad Systems recognised at SolidWorks World 2017 conference

South African SolidWorks reseller for the last 21 years have been recognised by Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp., the developer of 3D CAD design software, analysis software, and product data management software, at the recent SolidWorks World 2017 conference held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in California, USA. Mecad Systems were honoured at the Awards Dinner, held during the conference, as one of the top resellers across the globe.

The South African company was acknowledged by receiving four awards. These included:

• 1st Overall Sales Representative Africa & Middle East – Robert Pereira
• 5th Overall Sales Representative Africa & Middle East – Xander Ramos
• President’s Club – Awarded to elite performers among the global SolidWorks Reseller community
• 100% Club – Recognition from SolidWorks for exceeding all product targets during 2016

“Our success is as a result of our dedicated staff who have the company and the SolidWorks suite at their heart. We have a strong, dedicated team who are relentless in their commitment to provide our customers with the best service, support and training in South Africa,” said Freek van den Berg, Director of Mecad Systems. Freek is a Mechanical Engineer and a Certified SolidWorks Expert with more than 31 years’ experience in the industry.

The Mecad Systems Gauteng head office SolidWorks staff with the awards

“Robert is worthy of the recognition. He heads up the sales and technical team at Mecad, ensuring the customer journey from sales, support to training is met with the high standards that our customers have come to expect of Mecad.”

“Robert has been with the company for 19 years and is a Mechanical Engineer. Like me he is a Certified SolidWorks Expert, a sought after and tough to pass SolidWorks personal certification. We are proud of our team and especially our team leaders who guided us in our success.”

Mecad Systems remains unparalleled in South Africa in terms of SolidWorks Certification and boasts the following certifications in the SolidWorks industry:

Certified Technical Support Provider for
SolidWorks Expert and SolidWorks technical service specialist

Certified Advance Analysis Provider

Certified Documentation Service Provider for
SolidWorks composer specialist
SolidWorks technical service specialist

Certified Advance Service Provider for
Certified SolidWorks data management administrator

For more information contact the local agent Mecad Systems on TEL: 012 645 4300 or visit the website