CAD/CAM Software

Using Software To Better Run Your Shop

In today’s manufacturing environment, software has evolved. No longer designed for simple NC code and nesting parts for the best material utilization, it has become an increasingly useful and necessary tool for any production facility. Look for software modules which can be tailored to your needs and can create an ideal interaction between machine, control system, and production software. 
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CAD/CAM Software: Articles

When Old Becomes New

The new high definition plasma cutting system uses a HyPerformance® Plasma HPR130XD® that delivers near laser cut quality with minimized operating and maintenance costs.(click on photo to enlarge it)
Continual upgrades of its cutting operations with JETCAM software and Hypertherm high-definition plasma technology enabled Canadian job shop GT Metal Products to grow its business, shrink its operating costs and become an aggressive competitor in diverse metal fabrication markets.

 

CAD/CAM Software: Industry News

SigmaTEK Appoints New VP of Sales

Dan Jacobs brings more than 37 years of fabrication industry experience to his role as the new vice president of sales.
Dan Jacobs assumes responsibility for growing the sales organization and community of users throughout North America and Latin America.

MultiCam Appoints New Vice President of Sales

David Scheffrahn is responsible for growing sales of their CNC cutting solutions.

SigmaTEK Opens Latin America Office

Javier Ramirez brings nearly twenty years of experience to his new role as the sales manager for the new office in Mexico. 
Javier Ramirez will manage the new office from Monterrey, Mexico.

 

CAD/CAM Software: Products

Advanced CAM Software for Waterjet Cutting

Intelli-CAM quickly generates multi-axis, machine-ready tool paths from complex 3D solid models. The software generates machine-ready cutting geometry through a few simple computer mouse clicks. 
Intelli-CAM from OMAX seamlessly generates tool paths from 3D models and further simplifies the cutting of complex, precision parts.

Advanced CAD/CAM Nesting Software for Automated Cutting

ProNest 2015 includes a simplified and intuitive user interface; tabs to quickly navigate between, insert, or reorder nests; and more standard features like OneClick™, a powerful production module that automates various job tasks, and Custom Remnants™, a tool for users to enter the dimensions of an irregular plate or remnant and then complete a nest.
Featuring an automatic nesting process and the ability to export nests to a DXF file without installing a special DXF Polyline setup or changing machines, ProNest 2015 from Hypertherm contains more embedded cut process expertise in the NC code than any other software.

CAD/CAM Software Maximizes Welding and Cutting Productivity

Release 1.2 provides improved CAD functionality with a standard shape library that amplifies programming productivity using an extensive collection of pre-defined part geometries.
By making programming and nesting more efficient and easier to use, powerful Columbus III™ version 1.2 CAD/CAM software from ESAB optimizes material utilization and workflow.