Engineering

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Middle East Technical University Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Composite Wind Turbine Blades

July 14, 2016

North Logan, Utah (USA) - AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, announced today Middle East Technical University (METU) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite wind turbine and helicopter rotor blades. METU has used VABS for a variety of projects in its Department of Aerospace... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Lantek Software Will Power Promotech Pipe Cutting Machines

July 14, 2016

Lantek has reached an agreement with Polish company Promotech to supply its world leading sheet metal software with Promotech’s pipe profile cutting machines which can cut pipes up to diameter of 1500 mm and length of 12 metres with oxy-fuel or plasma. Promotech has been manufacturing and supplying welding and cutting machinery since 1987 and has over 300 products including: portable... Read More

Software

CAD/CAM for Tooling Software increases capabilities via functions.

July 8, 2016

Cimatron™ v13 optimizes processes and increases factory floor productivity regarding design and manufacturing of molds, dies, and discrete parts. Along with diverse CAD for tooling functionalities and drafting capabilities, features include conformal cooling design capability, mold-design applicative tools, separate environments for progressive- and transfer-dies, smart electrode mirroring tools, and complete plate machining solution. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

GF Machining Solutions Leads Customers to Tomorrow's Smart Factories

July 5, 2016

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – At IMTS 2016, GF Machining Solutions will showcase new strategies implemented to advance the development of Industry 4.0 – a growing, worldwide movement to create smart factories that incorporate machine intelligence, modern automation, data exchange and the latest manufacturing technologies. One such technological advancement and an important step toward the... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

NVMe Protocol Analyzer/Exerciser test and monitor SSD devices.

June 30, 2016

SMBus protocol-enabled Summit™ T34 Protocol Analyzer and Summit Z3-16 Exerciser/Test Platform are used to test and monitor SSD devices and systems using NVM Express® (NVMe) protocol. Summit T34 protocol analyzer supports SMBus protocol decoding integrated into NVMe and PCIe protocol traffic trace display. Also, protocol exerciser/test platform generates SMBus protocol traffic to aid testing of NVMe-MI protocol in addition to standard PCIe, NVMe, and SATA Express traffic generation. Read More

Software

Probing Software optimizes on-machine probing cycles.

June 17, 2016

Inspection Plus with SupaTouch™ optimizes on-machine measurement cycles to reduce cycle time by up to 60%. Optimization process automatically determines and selects highest feedrates machine tool can achieve while maintaining measurement accuracy. Intelligent in-cycle decision making is used to implement 1- or 2-touch probing strategy for each measurement routine and eliminates need for manual optimization of on-machine positioning feedrates, measurement feedrates, and strategies. Read More

Software

Tyco to Preview the Next Generation of Sprinkcad

June 16, 2016

Demonstration to be at NFPA Conference Expo LANSDALE, Pa., USA – Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, will introduce and demonstrate its new SprinkCAD 3D and SprinkCODE Connect software in addition to its full-line of sprinklers and industry-leading fire valves, during the NFPA Conference & Expo June 13-16, 2016... Read More

Software

Plug-In Software for SOLIDWORKS enables direct scan data input.

June 14, 2016

By enabling 3D scan data processing directly within SOLIDWORKS environment, Geomagic® for SOLIDWORKS® streamlines creation of feature-based solid and surface data for industrial designers and engineers. Users can scan physical objects into SOLIDWORKS and model resulting data into solid object within minutes. Other features include scan registration, automated smoothing, instant wrapping to polygons, mesh editing, surfacing, and automated Smart Selection tools for extracting solid features. Read More

Software

Vectorworks Architect 2016 Receives Architosh's "BEST of SHOW" Award

June 13, 2016

Design and BIM software recognized in Desktop category at AIA Convention 2016 Columbia, MD (June 9, 2016) - Global design and BIM software developer Vectorworks, Inc. received Architosh’s “BEST of SHOW” award in the Desktop category for its Vectorworks® Architect 2016 solution at last month’s American Institute of Architecture (AIA) Convention 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Services, Software

Contech Engineered Solutions Releases a New Stormwater Design Tool

June 10, 2016

WEST CHESTER, Ohio - Contech Engineered Solutions launched a new on-line program for designing stormwater detention and infiltration systems constructed from Contech corrugated metal pipe (CMP).  The new tool will allow engineers to quickly prepare designs for estimates and project meetings, and be more efficient with their time. The free tool is available at Read More

Software

Tebis to Feature its Version 4.0 at IMTS '16

June 8, 2016

IMTS '16 Exhibitor Preview — With Version 4.0 and its latest release, Tebis America has redesigned the user interface for optimal production processes in model, mold and die manufacturing, Tebis America, a leading software company specializing in CAD/CAM systems for design and manufacturing—servicing the tool, die, mold, aerospace and automotive manufacturing industries, will... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Looking for Automation in Your CAM and Inspection Software? Visit IMTS Booth E-3222

June 6, 2016

Visit IMTS Booth E-3222 Delcam, an Autodesk company since 2014 continues to improve the software to help companies that need to increase productivity and reduce lead times. This often involves the notion of a re-imagined approach towards innovation and the adoption of the Internet of Things with connected systems. Visitors to IMTS, held in Chicago, IL from September 12th to the 17th at... Read More

Software

CAM Software fosters CNC technology learning and utilization.

June 6, 2016

Available for VisualCAD/CAM, RhinoCAM, and VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS, CAMXpress provides makers, tinkerers, and DIYers with such 2 ½-axis methods as facing, pocketing, profiling, and drilling as well as such 3-axis methods as Z-level roughing and parallel finishing. Ball, flat, corner radius, V, and drill tools are standard, and post processors are also included. Read More

Software

Aerospace Component Manufacturer Selects End-to-End AP Automation Solution from Top Image Systems

June 3, 2016

Over $100,000 New Customer Deployment for eFLOW AP for SAP TEL AVIV, Israel and PLANO, Texas, May 31, 2016 - Top Image Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:TISA) a global innovator of intelligent content processing solutions, announced today that an aerospace component manufacturer that operates locations in Europe and the Americas and produces essential components for satellites, spacecraft and aircraft... Read More

Software

Shapes Cutting Software offers multiple trace modes.

June 3, 2016

Compatible with Mac and Windows OS, Sure Cuts A Lot helps users cut shapes with GCC cutting plotters. Trace image function further facilitates operation by letting users convert any image (.bmp, .jpg, .gif, .png) into cutting file. Tracing modes include monochrome, contrast, and color layers. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

DC Coupled High-Speed Digitizer runs at 10 GS/s.

June 3, 2016

Featuring 2 channels with 10-bit resolution across 2.5 GHz bandwidth, U5310A PCIe® High-Speed Digitizer allows capture of fast transients with high fidelity. Unit offers simultaneous sampling at up to 5 GS/s, and 10 GS/s in interleaved mode. ADC card is designed for embedded OEM applications such as medical research, analytical time-of-flight, environmental monitoring, ultrasonic non-destructive testing, semiconductor testing, and distributed strain temperature sensors. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Test Instrument supports DisplayPort and HDCP 2.2.

June 2, 2016

Equipped with DisplayPort I/O ports, quantumdata™ 780E Multi-Protocol Analyzer/Generator supports tests for video, audio, protocols, and auxiliary channels. Instrument can run verification tests on distinct devices as well as entire video distribution networks, including heterogeneous networks comprising mix of HDMI, DisplayPort, and HDBaseT devices. Both DisplayPort interfaces, which support link rates up to 5.4 Gb/s on 1, 2 or 4 lanes, and 600 MHz HDMI interfaces support HDCP 2.2 verification. Read More

Software

CAD/CAM Software saves time in roughing operations.

May 26, 2016

Optimizing milling efficiency and extending tool life, CAD/CAM v4.0 Release 2 is well-suited to rough machining of deep cavities and is effective for hard material machining as well. In roughing, depth of cut and best utilization of cutting data ensure fast manufacturing. Tool path automatically adapts to geometry without full-width machining. Integrated re-roughing counteracts formation of larger steps in steep boundary areas, which can be machined from bottom to top with smaller depth of cut. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Software, Vision Systems

iCAD Announces Increased Adoption of iReveal® Automated Breast Density Solution in U.S.

May 25, 2016

Momentum reflects response to state mandated breast density notifications and healthcare provider confidence in iCAD's radiology workflow solution platform NASHUA, N.H., -- iCAD (Nasdaq: ICAD), an industry-leading provider of advanced image analysis, workflow solutions and radiation therapy for the early identification and treatment of cancer, today announced positive momentum in U.S.... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Application Software helps OEMs build intelligent machines.

May 25, 2016

Designed to streamline application development and simplify hardware setup, Pro-FX® Technology Platform features library of pre-programmed product and machine level functions that automatically scale input and output variables, eliminating need to build code from scratch. Software supports 6 programing languages, allowing builders flexibility in advanced machine designs and associated processes. Intuitive interface helps set application-specific parameters and perform real-time verification. Read More