RE Thompson

Providing protection for a quarter of a century As a precision engineering business with a rich heritage RE Thompson has always taken the lead when it comes to the application of innovative technology. An early investor in NC machining equipment and techniques the company was also quick to realise the benefits of protecting its capabilities… 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

Alstom

A quarter of the world’s power production capacity depends on Alstom For more than a hundred years, Alstom has been providing innovative solutions to meet the constantly growing global demand for electricity. Every year, Alstom builds several turnkey power plants of different technologies around the world. It also renovates, modernises and maintains existing plants to… Read more

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI)

VERICUT supports low volume, high variety aerospace production Supplying components and services to both the civil and defence aerospace sectors, Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has a global reputation for design and development, manufacturing and integration, aircraft modernisation and life cycle support. At Turkey’s most advanced industry supplier, many of these functions are supported by VERICUT… Read more

P & J Machining

P & J Machining Inc. was founded in the family’s garage by Paul Hogoboom Sr. in 1979. He was a machinist his whole life and was plant supervisor at Marine Iron Works in the port of Tacoma when he started working nights in his garage on an old Bridgeport type mill. “I started in the… Read more

Goodwin International

VERICUT proves vital for Goodwin International’s risk management Located just a stone’s throw away from where the company was established in Stoke-on-Trent around 130 years ago, Goodwin International carries out precision machining services for the Goodwin Group. From cast stock the company fully machines and assembles a range of valves, heavy duty submersible slurry pumps,… Read more

Stangl & Co

Punktlandung im ersten Versuch: NC-Simulationstool VERICUT® ist fixer Bestandteil in der Fertigungskette des neuen „Roding Roadster“ „Leichtfüßig. Präzise. Kurvengierig.“ Bereits der Name gleicht einem Geniestreich: „Roding Roadster“ heißt der neue zweisitzige Mittelmotorsportwagen, dem Fachjournaille und Automobilisten bei der Markteinführung 2012 reichlich Applaus spendeten. Entworfen wurde der Bolide mit seinem Reihensechszylinder Turbomotor von BMW (320 PS… Read more

Ingersoll

VERICUT ensures production can change up a gear Recent developments in CNC control technology, tooling and CNC simulation software VERICUT have enabled multi-tasking mill-turn machine tools to run complex gear hobbing operations. This method of producing gears on standard CNC mill-turn machines provides precision engineering companies with increased operational flexibility.   Prior to these developments… Read more

Aleris

Aleris stays on the rails with VERICUT Since Aleris Aluminium Bonn GmbH invested in VERICUT CNC simulation, verification and optimisation software the company has significantly reduced its scrap levels and made dramatic savings on the time required to introduce new components in to production. Aleris Aluminium Bonn GmbH is one of the global leaders in… Read more