Download Granta's White Papers, Guides, & Technical Papers

Follow the links below to read the abstract/executive summaries. You can request a free PDF copy of these white papers, guides, and techincal papers using the simple forms at the foot of each page. If you have further questions, do not heistate to get in touch: email

White papers

Taking a business/strategic view of materials information issues.

The new Business Case White PaperNEW: Material Intelligence for Enterprise CAD and PLM

© 2016, Granta Design


The Business Case for Materials Information Management

The impact of materials information on productivity,
innovation, cost, and risk in the engineering enterprise

© 2012, Granta Design


The Business Case for Materials Information Management in Medical Device Design

Less risk of product recalls, faster time-to-market, greater R&D productivity,
and improved regulatory submissions

© 2012, Granta Design



Five Steps to Eco Design: Improving the Environmental Performance of Products through DesignShort booklets offering practical tips in specific areas.

Five Steps to Eco Design

Improving the Environmental Performance of Products
through Design

© 2011, Granta Design


A Material Producer's Guide to Materials Information Technology

Five Practical Steps to Protect and Increase your
Market Share

© 2012, Granta Design


Granta for AutomotiveNEW: Vehicle Emissions Reduction and Lightweighting

The Implications for Materials Information Technology

© 2012, Granta Design



Technical papers

Providing a detailed view of technical issues and their solution.

Meeting the Materials Data Management Needs of Engineering Enterprises

Four case studies examine the practical requirements of: materials support for engineering design; statistical process control; selecting and substituting materials; and meeting regulatory requirements (e.g., REACH)

© 2007, Granta Design


Data Management for Composite Materials

Data relating to composites, particularly test and design data, are increasingly important in high performance engineering applications. But this data is difficult to manage and use...

© 2010, Granta Design


Other publications

Llisting of Granta publications and coverage in third-party magazines and journals