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Aerospace manufacturer gets best of both worlds: CNC programming and machining

Aerospace manufacturer gets best of both worlds: CNC programming and machining

 
“By combining the best toolpaths from VoluMill with the comprehensive programming environment of NX CAM, Steelville Manufacturing is enjoying significant productivity gains and truly getti…

NX helps turbine blade manufacturer reduce production steps by 60 percent

NX helps turbine blade manufacturer reduce production steps by 60 percent

“Before NX, we would spend on average three days generating NC paths after an adaptation of the design. Thanks to the integration of NX, this is now done in half and hour.” Gerrit Mulder, Engineering…

Executive Insight: Boosting manufacturers big and small with PLM

By Zvi Feuer
Senior VP of Manufacturing Software for Siemens PLM Software

I’m doing a lot a traveling these days to places like Moscow, Dallas, Detroit, and Nuremburg. While much of the …

Driving CNCs with NX CAM at Joe Gibbs Racing

Driving CNCs with NX CAM at Joe Gibbs Racing

NX CAM has handled every multi-axis part Joe Gibbs has attempted. Every cylinder head is ported using this technology. The main reason why Joe Gibbs uses NX CAD/CAM is for the seamless integration be…

Is It Harder to Manage Manufacturing Data than Design Data?

This blog post has been licensed for hosting by Siemens PLM. The concepts, ideas and positions of this post have been developed independently by Industry Analyst Chad Jackson of Lifecycle Insights. ©…

PLM Connection 2013 Is Here

PLM Connection 2013 Is Here

 
This week we’re in Dallas to learn more about PLM. The conference covers a wide range of the PLM spectrum, but we’re focusing on PLM for part manufacturing. This includes topics such as…

The Misnomer of Feature-Based Machining

This blog post has been licensed for hosting by Siemens PLM. The concepts, ideas and positions of this post have been developed independently by Industry Analyst Chad Jackson of Lifecycle Insights. ©…

In Simulation We Trust

This article appeared in MoldMaking Technology magazine, Gardner Publications, Inc., USA. www.moldmakingtechnology.com

Some CAD systems come equipped with directly integrated mold flo…

Virtual Machine inside NX CAM

Virtual Machine inside NX CAM

The Virtual Machine Tool can be used for training, setup, postprocessed NC code validation and even manual editing of NC code just like at the real, physical machine. Machine tool builders that offer…