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As Seen In Modern Machine Shop
Hexagon's Radan Helps Shop Meet Ventilator Production Demand
Hexagon’s Radan CAD/CAM software helped Bolger Engineering meet a massive increase in ventilator part demand during the COVID-19 pandemic.
On IMTS spark, Software Programs Increase Efficiency in All Areas of a Machine Shop
Software systems that streamline processes, optimize toolpaths and enhance data collection are helping shops improve efficiency from the front office to the shop floor. Here are a few manufacturing software products to be found within IMTS spark.
NCSIMUL 2021.1 Enhances Five-Axis and Simulation Functions
NCSIMUL 2021.1 includes five-axis machining, Optipower, simulation speed and data management improvements.
Simulation Gets Real
Capability to generate something close to a true digital twin can significantly improve confidence in CAM program prove-outs.
Hexagon AB Set to Acquire D.P. Technology Corp.
Hexagon AB has signed a deal to acquire D.P. Technology, the developer of the ESPRIT CAM system. Hexagon believes this move will strengthen its Smart Manufacturing portfolio.
Hexagon VISI 2021 Improves CAD Analysis
Hexagon's VISI 2021 includes new analysis-shading modes to improve CAD analysis.
SurfCAM, NCSIMUL Integration Improves Efficiency
SurfCAM 2021 includes integration with NCSIMUL manufacturing simulation software to connect the virtual and real for greater flexibility and productivity.
When Machining Lights Out Leaves Nothing Out
A Top Shops honors program winner strives to ensure every part crosses paths with a robot, cobot or pallet changer.
Hexagon's NCSIMUL 2021 Detects Unwanted Rest Stock on Large Parts
IMTS Spark: NCSIMUL 2021 virtual twin software from Hexagon features a new comparison mode that detects excessive material with fast, hidden simulation.
Hexagon's NCSIMUL 2021 Eases Detection of Rest Stock on Large Parts
The 2021 release of NCSIMUL digital twin software from Hexagon is said to improve CNC program quality through automatic predictive analysis.
Small Shop Achieves Logistical Autonomy with MES
A small laser shop depended on its parent company for invoicing while the shop manager had to juggle both orders and manufacturing. Workplan helped the shop become autonomous.
Adaptive Technology Opens CNC Shop Opportunities
VR goggles integrated with a camera give a legally blind young woman 20/20 vision and the chance to be a machine shop’s second-shift quality control lead.
Hexagon Appoints Marketing Director for Production Software Business
Having earned three degrees, Ms. Foster has worked for British, German and Japanese B2B organizations and has held senior marketing positions for 13 years.
Replacing Manual Labor with CAD/CAM-Powered Laser Cutting
Manual box-section steel cutting took days and was inconsistent in quality. A laser machine powered by Radan software has reduced component fabrication time from days to hours.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Building New Canada HQ
Hexagon will consolidate all its Manufacturing Intelligence businesses in eastern Canada into the central location in Toronto.
Hexagon's RS6 3D Laser Scanner Can Measure at Higher Accuracy While Maintaining Speed
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s RS6 3D laser scanner is designed for use with the Absolute Arm seven-axis portable measuring arm system.
Breaking SPC Limitations Without Breaking Rules
Machine learning helps prove the merit of statistical analysis techniques that do not require plotting CNC machining quality data on a bell curve.
Conference Highlights Hidden "Smarts" in Manufacturing Data
Hexagon’s annual conference in Las Vegas demonstrated how sensors and software can help manufacturers improve CNC machining and other manufacturing processes.
Hexagon's NCSIMUL Optimizes Machining Results
Westec 2019: Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Production Software’s latest version of NCSIMUL includes the ability to execute tasks for existing projects on remote servers.
Hexagon's SurfCam 2020.0 Features Barrel Cutter Support
Hexagon’s SurfCam 2020.0 supports one of the fastest five-axis machining tools: barrel cutters.
Industry News of Note: June 2019
This month: Hexagon breaks ground in Detroit, Xometry lets users search and buy Mitsubishi cutting tools, Gosiger lays plans for 2019 exhibition, and other industry news.