Creating Modern, Attractive Outdoor Landscapes with SOLIDWORKS


Landscape Forms

The Company 

Designing attractive site furniture—such as transit stops, benches, planters, tables, and chairs—that adds beauty and style to outdoor landscapes has helped Landscape Forms, Inc., grow over the past 40 years. Working with world-class design partners, including industrial designers, building architects, and landscape architects, the company has made outdoor site furniture fashionable. By applying stylish shapes, unique design methods, and innovative materials to product development, Landscape Forms achieves its mission of enriching outdoor spaces.

The Challenge

Develop and manufacture modern, attractive outdoor site furniture more efficiently while pushing the limits of innovation.

The Solution

Implement integrated SOLIDWORKS development solutions, including SOLIDWORKS Professional, SOLIDWORKS Premium, SOLIDWORKS Simulation, SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation, and SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM software.

The Result

  • Cut design cycles by 30 percent
  • Shortened time-to-market by 15 to 20 percent
  • Expanded product line by 350 percent
  • Reduced file search time by 15 to 20 percent

"Our products have to look good, and SOLIDWORKS gives us the tools we need to make them look their best."

Todd Halstead
CAD Engineer