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Meghan Summers-West Named President of CNC Software, Inc.

Press Release - CNC Software, Inc.

4/7/2015

Meghan Summers-West has been appointed president of CNC Software, Inc., the developer of Mastercam® CAD/CAM programming software for CNC machine tools. Former president, now chairman, Mark Summers made the announcement to all 139 employees on Thursday, April 2 at the company’s headquarters in Tolland, Connecticut. Its educational division staff located in Gig Harbor, Washington, participated in the celebratory announcement via teleconference. Full Article

Software Update: Simulating G-Code to Get it Right the First Time



Edited by Senior Editor Patrick Waurzyniak

4/1/2015

Bill Hasenjaeger is Product Marketing Manager at CGTech, Irvine, CA.  Manufacturing Engineering: Describe the importance of simulation for manufacturing today. Bill Hasenjaeger: Simulating NC programs in the engineering office before releasing them to the workshop has gained in importance year after year, to the point where it is now mandatory in nearly all high-end aerospace manufacturers. Full Article

A Common Platform Benefits Complex Operations



Edited by Executive Editor James D. Sawyer

4/8/2015

Voith Hydro (York, PA) is a major manufacturer of hydroelectric power generation equipment, especially the intricate turbines used in such operations, supplying hydroelectric generating companies and municipalities throughout North America. More than 12,000 units have been commissioned in the field, with more than 65,000 MW of installed capacity. In addition, Voith Hydro has upgraded more than 600 existing power generation units. Full Article

Analytics Platform Helps Troubleshoot Embedded Software



Press Release - Saffron

3/26/2015

Saffron, the only cognitive computing platform designed for mission-critical operational intelligence, today announced the availability of SaffronStreamline, a product lifecycle intelligence solution that provides end-to-end knowledge about issues and defects in a product’s lifecycle, helping manufacturers shorten time to market and manage potential risks. Full Article

Collaboration and the Cloud: News from ABB Automation and Power World 2015



Senior Editor Michael C. Anderson

3/4/2015

ABB CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer announced today that ABB (Zurich, Switzerland) will partner with mobile telecommunications manufacturer Ericsson (Kista, Sweden) to release a cloud data center management platform. The announcement was part of Spiesshofer’s keynote address to the ABB Automation and Power World event in Houston, TX, which runs through March 5. Full Article

The CAD/CAM Challenge: Keeping the Complex Simple



Senior Editor Patrick Waurzyniak

3/1/2015

To stay ahead in the game, manufacturers constantly seek an edge over the competition. With today’s CAD/CAM software, the builders of aircraft, automobiles and other complicated systems get the innovative programming tools needed to coax the most performance from complex, expensive machine tools. Full Article

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