Additive Manufacturing is Leaving the Island
With 3D printing growing increasingly mainstream, manufacturing execution systems are a tool against equipment downtime and production floor chaos.
Software-integrated plug-ins and online analysis pave the way for on-demand manufacturing.
New IMCO Tool Libraries Available for Mastercam
September 12, 2019
This now provides import of IMCO into toolpath operations.
Autodesk Fusion 360: Getting Better All the Time
September 1, 2019
Autodesk consolidates Fusion 360 into a single, more powerful package.
Heidenhain Supports Mastercam to Better Enable 5-Axis Machining
August 15, 2019
New TNC 5X mill post-processor now available for controls.
Hurco Introduces the VMXDi Series of CNC Machines
August 6, 2019
With the new direct drive spindle, the VMXDi series has a better surface finish, quieter spindle and less head growth, the company adds.
Milltronics USA Introduces the VM8434XP Performance Vertical Machining Center
August 6, 2019
The Milltronics XP Series CNC machines are #50 taper vertical machining centers designed for applications that need extra cutting power.
New hyperMILL 2019.2 CAD/CAM Suite Offers Smoother Surfaces, Increased CAD-to-CAM Integration
July 22, 2019
The latest hyperMILL software has a range of new features including high-precision 3D finishing and 5-axis tangent machining.
CRP Technology Debuts Windform FR1 From Family of Composite Materials
July 8, 2019
Composite material is a carbon fiber filled flame-retardant LS material that is rated V-0.
NCG CAM Solutions Celebrates 10 Years with Record Sales Growth
July 2, 2019
End-of-year sales figures have shown a leap in sales, with growth of 41% compared with last year, according to the company.
NCDMM Opens New Huntsville, Ala., Office to Support U.S. Army
June 17, 2019
NCDMM welcomes Mike Docherty as director of Manufacturing Technology to lead Huntsville office.
America Makes TRX+ @NIAR Technical Review and Exchange Event Headed to Kansas
June 14, 2019
Speakers at the two-day event include Cindy Ashforth of the Federal Aviation Administration, Chris Holshouser of NIAR, and Doug Hall of Battelle.
ZWSOFT Launches ZW3D 2019 SP CAD/CAM Solution
May 30, 2019
It introduces features and enhancements that respond to users’ requests, delivering a more user-friendly CAD/CAM solution.
Protolabs Celebrates 20 Years of Digital Manufacturing with Grand Opening of New Facility
May 17, 2019
New advanced manufacturing facility spotlights company’s two decades of growth. .
Fabrisonic Launches SonicLayer 1200
May 16, 2019
The SonicLayer 1200 features ultrasonic additive manufacturing (UAM) technology.
Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence Division Breaks Ground on New Center in Detroit Area
May 7, 2019
Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division is constructing a new expansion project on a site in Novi, MI, slated for completion in the fall of 2019.
OPEN MIND/ hyperMILL Announce Joint 5-Axis Machining Technology Seminar with GROB Systems
April 26, 2019
During the seminar, experts from GROB Systems and OPEN MIND will demonstrate ways for manufacturers to make their production facility more efficient.
Clouds Without Silos are the New Frontier for the Open Design Alliance
Open Design Alliance targets CAD interoperability in the cloud with new SDK, development platform, and other tools.
Elysium Enhances Functionality to Model Piping from Point Clouds into Autodesk Revit
New capability for modeling directly from laser scans to Autodesk Revit available in InfiPoints version 6.0.
ANSYS 2019 R3 Expands Autonomous Vehicles Solution
Latest release delivers innovations in sensors, virtual environments and AI simulation.
University of Tennessee to Get Supercomputer Under Landmark Award with IBM
The Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science will be home to the installation, allowing it to...
Editor’s Pick: Notebook Delivers Fast Ray Tracing and AI Development
The new BOXX Technologies GoBOXX SLM-17 notebook workstation transforms the time-consuming process...
Editor’s Pick: Conduct Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations More Efficiently
Nextflow Software introduces Nextflow Studio, which covers the entire CFD workflow from...
Editor’s Pick: Fast Printing of Large Parts with an Array of Material Options
BigRep STUDIO G2 3D printer for large parts is made for abrasive...
Editor’s Pick: Fast, Secure 3D Visualization for the Extended Enterprise
Vertex platform made for secure 3D product data collaboration.