A Message from CGTech
As Seen In Modern Machine Shop
CGTech's OptiPath and Force Modules Prove Complementary
The OptiPath and Force modules of CGTech’s Vericut software have improved programming and cycle times at Ultra Machining Company.
Simulation Gets Real
Capability to generate something close to a true digital twin can significantly improve confidence in CAM program prove-outs.
Sandvik Acquiring CGTech
Sandvik has signed a deal to acquire VERICUT developers CGTech, enhancing Sandvik’s ability to provide full machining solutions and increase its value proposition.
CGTech's Vericut 9.1 Improves CNC Simulation Visibility Options
Version 9.1 of CGTech’s Vericut includes enhancements to toolpath optimization, additive manufacturing, tooling and multi-tool stations, and measuring and inspection.
Aerospace Shop Adopts NC Optimization as a Means of Continuous Improvement
Steelville Manufacturing adopted CGTech’s Vericut NC verification software to safeguard its high-volume/high-mix work, but found unexpected benefits from its Force Optimization module.
Vericut 9.0 Features New Graphics Engine for Easier CAM Verification
Version 9.0 of Vericut from CGTech is described as “smarter” than previous versions, offering more robust connections to tooling databases and CAM systems.
CGTech Appoints Global Business Development Manager
Mark Forth has more than 25 years of industry experience, including work at Autodesk.
Vericut 9.0 Enables Panning, Zooming While Cutting
Westec 2019: CG Tech’s Vericut v9.0 simulates real NC data on digital twin machines to prevent crashes, identify conflicts between setups and tooling, and ensure machined parts match engineering designs.
Automating Small NC Programming Tasks Pays Off Big Over Time
What started as a few Java macros the programmer whipped up to make life easier has grown to a shop-wide file management system integrated into other software, such as Vericut.
CGTech Plans 26 North American Vericut User Events
At VUE events, attendees learn about new software features, tips and tricks for improving manufacturing efficiency, and express ideas about future designs.
Software Module Optimizes Turning Programs
CGTech has announced that its latest release of Vericut 8.2, includes a new module for NC program optimization: Force Turning.
BeAM Applying CGTech's AM Verification Technology
BeAM, a manufacturer of powder-based directed energy deposition (DED) technology based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is partnering with CGTech to use its Vericut toolpath-simulation software’s Additive module in its equipment.
Test Drive Simulation for Subtractive and Additive Manufacturing with CGTech
CGTech demonstrates new capabilities in its Vericut 8.2 software including Force Turning and deposition-based additive manufacturing.
CNC Simulation Software Adds Convenience, AM Features
CGTech has released the Vericut Versions 8.2 CNC Simulation Software.
Software Performs CNC Simulation Plus Physics-Based Optimization
IMTS 2018: Version 8.2 of CGTech’s Vericut optimization and verification software simulates all types of CNC machining.
Machining Parts for the World’s Largest Digital Camera
SLAC is building the world’s largest digital camera, to be installed inside the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope. Getting there requires the machining expertise of shops like Keller Technology.
CGTech Opens Marketing and Support Office in Russia
CGTech has formed a direct office in Russia.
Manufacturing News of Note: May 2018
Mahr to offer confocal microscopes, CGTech joins an R&D outfit and other industry news.
Oregon R&D Facility Adds CGTech, Summit to Membership
The two companies will help the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center Research and Development develop advanced metals manufacturing technologies.
Shop's Coding Solution Results in New Time-Saving Software Feature
For Ultra Machining Co., manually altering Vericut’s optimized tool paths at the machine was time-consuming and risky to the part. A custom macro alleviating this is now a feature of the software.
CGTech Schedules 26 North American Events for Vericut Users
Attendees at the Vericut Users Exchange (VUE) events can learn about new software features, get tips for improving efficiency and give input on the future direction of the software.