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May the FORCE be with you Aerospace experts are anticipating a significant growth, with more than 30,000 new passenger and freight aircraft required by 2033. This is going to pose immense quantitative and qualitative challenges to the existing aerospace manufacturing plants. Augsburg-based Airbus subsidiary, Premium AEROTEC, is ensuring its participation in this fiercely competitive field… Read more

Ecco Shoes

VERICUT keeps Ecco Shoes one step ahead Ecco Shoes has a vision to be the best shoe company in the world. As the only major shoe company to own and operate its own production and retail facilities it takes that vision very seriously. Protecting the production of its mould tools at every step is VERICUT,… Read more

Euroform

VERICUT provide confidence for Euroform to run unmanned machining Established in 1993, Euroform is a family-owned company based in a modern 50,000 ft2facility in Budapest, Hungary. The family that owns the company also operates a mould tool company in Germany. While both produce mould tools the ‘sister’ companies support customers in very different industry sectors, plastics… Read more

ACTech

Mit VERICUT® in die Pole Position: ACTech setzt bei Entwicklung und Fertigung von Gussteilprototypen auf marktführende NC-Simulationssoftware Keine Überraschungen Köln / Freiberg, April 2016. „Vorsprung behalten. Von Anfang an.“ Die ACTech GmbH aus dem sächsischen Freiberg macht den eigenen Slogan zum Programm. Die extrem schnelle Fertigung von einbaufertig bearbeiteten Gussteilprototypen und Kleinserien für primär die… Read more

Phoenix Manufacturing

In order to manufacture increasingly intricate parts, Phoenix Manufacturing Inc. (Enfield, Connecticut) needed to add complex machines to its shop floor. In doing so, however, the company witnessed an increase in CNC machine crashes and long setup times. Vericut NC toolpath verification and simulation software from CGTech (Irvine, California) helped eliminate those crashes while improving product quality… Read more

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) Mirabel

Landing gear specialists Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) in Mirabel, Quebec, verify their work upstream to ensure machining accuracy   Coming in for a landing, the majestic Airbus A330-300 wide-body aircraft will approach the runway with a maximum landing weight of 187 metric tonnes (over 412,000 lbs.) relying on the plane’s landing gear to deliver a comfortable arrival… Read more

UMC & Computape

Software Heads Off Costly Code Rework, Crashes Programming in the Swan City Two shops share their stories on CGTech’s Vericut software and the benefits of machine simulation   Forty-five minutes northwest of Minneapolis sits the small town of Monticello, a place of parklands and hiking trails on the banks of the Mississippi River. Thousands of… Read more

Great Plains Industries

Go with the Flow Industrial flowmeter and fuel transfer pump manufacturer brings offshored work back to the US   When a company spends several million dollars on a flexible manufacturing system (FMS), one that’s expected to compete with offshore suppliers and revitalize the shop floor in the process, it’s important to make the most of… Read more

Education

G-code simulation from CGTech makes the most of limited technical college resources   Anyone who’s attended technical college in pursuit of a machining certificate or associate’s degree in manufacturing knows it’s one of the more challenging trades to master—machinists are expected to understand cutting tools, feed and speed calculations, part measurement, properties of metals and… Read more

KOMET GROUP

NC-Simulationssoftware VERICUT® macht bei KOMET GROUP den Weg frei zu mehr Sicherheit, Nachhaltigkeit und Wirtschaftlichkeit Virtuelle Bearbeitung auf dem Schreibtisch Köln / Besigheim, April 2015. Der Stern von VERICUT® ging im Mai 2006 auf. Die NC-Simulationssoftware von CGTech nimmt seit inzwischen neun Jahren beim Präzisionswerkzeug-Hersteller KOMET GROUP eine zentrale Stellung ein. „Meine Kollegen und ich… Read more