Engineering

Software

Machining Software improves production speed and accuracy.

May 6, 2016

Building on Universal Kinematic Machine technology, GibbsCAM® 2016 complements additive manufacturing processes by enabling users to turn digital concepts into physical realities. Solution is compatible with programming and machining operations, including solid modeling, high-speed machining, 2- to 5-axis milling, wire-EDM, and multi-task machining. Along with VoluMill&trade; technology, features include thread milling and oriented turning capabilities as well as toolpath strategies.<br /> Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software

John Deere Ensures Engine Reliability with Global NVH Tools

May 5, 2016

Machinery manufacturer John Deere has improved the design processes of its engines with PULSE Reflex analysis software. The company’s engines are used for many different applications, such as harvesting forests, digging foundations or propelling ships. As each application places unique stresses on the engine-mounted components, the Noise, Vibration and Harshness (NVH) team must anticipate... Read More

Software

PCB Creation Platform streamlines development via included tools.

May 5, 2016

PADS® enables engineers to develop PCB-based systems from concept through manufacturing hand-off. While included PADS HyperLynx® DC Drop tool is used for power integrity analysis, likewise included PADS FloTHERM® XT electronics cooling solution can be used as early as placement to identify thermal effects of entire system. SmartParts&trade; feature lets designers apply complex mechanical parts directly from MCAD, create custom CAD geometry, and import detailed electronic assemblies from EDA tools. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

VERICUT Helps Grade Turning and Milling SkillsUSA/NIMS Contest Submissions

May 3, 2016

Irvine, CA - CGTech will be on hand at the National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC), June 21-23, 2016, to help grade multiple SkillsUSA/NIMS events related to Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machining. CGTech will also be exhibiting its latest version of VERICUT software in Booth S149. More than 16,000 people - including students, teachers and business partners - will be participating... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMM Systems offer end-to-end inspection solutions.

May 2, 2016

Integrating with MetraSCAN 3D optical CMM scanner and HandyPROBE Next arm-free portable CMM, VXinspect dimensional inspection software is intended for manufacturing companies that conduct first article inspection and complete quality control on production line or shop floor. Multi-function buttons on CMM systems enable users to directly interact with software right from devices. With single-click color mapping, VXinspect users can identify faults and deviations before production starts. Read More

Software

Tebis Wins Digital, Science and Technology Award

April 29, 2016

Troy, MI - 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, has received the DiSciTech Award from Corp! Magazine. Tebis America was recognized as best in class software in the CAD/CAM market for manufacturing companies. The DiSciTech Award recognizes those... Read More

Services, Software

Wastewater Plant Design Platform offers extensive documentation.

April 28, 2016

Organica Central Station (OCS) enables wastewater industry personnel to enter basic inputs and receive, within hours, complete preliminary engineering documentation for wastewater treatment plants. As cloud service, this hosted design platform validates data using algorithms that analyze input data and characterize the wastewater. Capabilities, derived from integrated simulator, Activated Sludge process model, and engineering ruleset, result in equipment selection and building of 3D CAD model. Read More

Software

3D Software facilitates plant design and factory layout.

April 28, 2016

By eliminating typical 3D weaknesses, MPDS4 R6 can quickly generate complete 3D design data for manufacturing plants and factories. Version control feature allows users to return to any stage of design process and make appropriate modifications. Laser scanner data can be uploaded in form of monochrome or colored point clouds. In addition, users can access dynamic filtering mechanisms, and entire system structure can be exported after it is created. Read More

Software

CAD Software features Smart Drawing Importer module.

April 27, 2016

Part of CADMAN® Suite of programming and shop management software, CADMAN-SDI Smart Drawing Importer simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import and calculation of cost drivers so users can accurately create job estimates. Files can be imported part by part or in batch of parts using variety of formats, then converted to OSM format and stored in CADMAN database. Module includes BrisCAD® 3D direct modeling CAD package, which allows 3D drawing to be reviewed in detail, modified, or corrected as required. Read More

Software

Optitex to Showcase Latest Digital Innovations at Texprocess Americas 2016

April 26, 2016

Optitex, the leading provider of integrated 2D CAD and 3D digital product solutions for the textile industry, is pleased to announce its participation at Texprocess Americas 2016 – the largest North American trade show for displaying equipment and technology for the development, sourcing and production of sewn products. This year, the trade show will take place in Atlanta, Georgia. The Optitex... Read More

Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electronic Logging Solution minimizes compliance risk.

April 20, 2016

Software-based Fleetmatics Logbook helps eliminate paper logs while keeping drivers and dispatchers in sync. Solution tracks Hours of Service information by collecting vehicle data and communicating engine and GPS data directly to Fleetmatics mobile application. Beyond compliance assistance, Fleetmatics REVEAL combines fleet tracking, business intelligence, and safety management to help optimize customer service and minimize expenses. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CGTech to Present Feed Rate Optimization Methodologies at MMTS

April 19, 2016

Irvine, California – At the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (May 16-18, 2016), CGTech Sales Engineer Serge Viau will be giving a presentation that highlights which feed rate optimization techniques are best suited for different materials or machining processes. MMTS attendees can attend the presentation on Mon, May 16, 2016 (11:00 AM – 11:25 AM). “Every CAM vendor, machine tool... Read More

Software

Tech Soft 3D's HOOPS Exchange Now Available Directly from Siemens PLM Software

April 15, 2016

Bend, OR – Tech Soft 3D  today announced that its market-leading HOOPS Exchange data access software development toolkit can now be licensed directly through Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) software business. This agreement follows a May 2015 announcement regarding the integration between Siemens’ Parasolid® software and Tech Soft 3D’s HOOPS Exchange technology to help... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

GL Enhances T1 E1 Emulation / Analyzer Products & Software

April 14, 2016

Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA – GL Communications Inc., announced today its enhanced T1 E1 Analyzer products and Software - now Version 10.3.23. Speaking to the media, Mr. Vijay Kulkarni, the CEO of the company said, "Our T1 E1 Analysis suite of products continues to provide the most comprehensive analysis and emulation capability of any product on the market.  Any traffic over T1 E1 lines... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscopes utilize bit error rate contour analysis tool.

April 13, 2016

Designed to run on Infiniium S-Series, 90000A, V-Series, and Z-Series oscilloscopes, E2688A Serial Data Analysis software includes BER contour analysis tool that helps memory designers perform DDR4 and LPDDR4 JEDEC compliance measurements. Software uses algorithm to measure jitter and noise to compute statistical measurement of DDR data valid window, ensuring valid and accurate data transfer. Software can display eye contour up to 1e-21 and highlight eye contour of interest. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Software

Laser Scanner System helps create fire-investigation reports.

April 11, 2016

With FARO Public Safety Laser Scanner and FireZone v10.6 software, fire investigators can measure and document fire scenes and minimize time they are exposed to hazardous investigation environments. Software creates diagrams from both manual measurements and 3D point clouds. Program&#39;s 2D/3D fire investigation tools and documentation features such as placards and bubble labels show location of evidence, photographs taken, and additional symbology in accordance with NFPA 170 standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services, Software

pH Process Modeling and Control Simulator fosters EPA compliance.

April 8, 2016

Real-Time pH Process Modeling and Control Simulation Software helps engineers learn how pH process behaves as well as how to effectively control this nonlinear process to comply with EPA wastewater discharge codes and save chemical reagent. Process models for pH are delivered as VIs in LabVIEW, and user can design and test pH control systems using models running in real-time. Control results can be compared with Model-Free Adaptive (MFA) pH control results obtained in MFA control simulations. Read More

Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Delcam to Show How to Bost Poductivity at Rapid3D Event

April 7, 2016

At Rapid 3D Manufacturing Event Delcam, an Autodesk company since 2014 will show how its software and services can help manufacturing companies in a wide range of industries increase productivity, improve quality and reduce lead times. The conference will be held from May 16- May 19, 2016 at the Orange County Convention Center West Building in Orlando Florida. Delcam offers a comprehensive... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Teledyne Hastings Instruments Announces New Digital 300 Series Mass Flow Control Software

April 6, 2016

HAMPTON, VA.  - Teledyne Hastings Instruments announces the release of their new Windows™ based software for use with the Digital 300 Series line of thermal mass flow instruments. The software allows the user to control, observe, and record real-time flow data. The free software is flexible and provides windows for flow rate, setpoint control, graphical data visualization, flow totalization,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

PC-Based Test Instrument features 8-in-1 functionality.

April 4, 2016

Featuring 3 x 5 in. pocket-size design, Model SF880 combines 100 dB dynamic range frequency response analyzer, 1 GHz oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, arbitrary waveform generator, data logger, frequency and phase meter with 10 Hz to 1 GHz range, logic analyzer, and pattern generator. Data recorder time base range is 500 nS to 365 days. Instrument works with any Windows computer with USB port, with no need for external power supply. Read More