Software systems used for the design, testing, evaluation and simulation of composite parts and structures are increasingly critical to development of a robust manufacturing process that produces high-quality components.
CGTech helps demystify the process of programming automated composite machinery by introducing the key components of machine independent off-line programming software.
Altair Engineering Inc. (Troy, Mich., USA) is featuring its HyperWorks suite of composites design engineering tools.Hexagon acquires Vero Software CompositesWorld
Vero's brands will extend the reach of Hexagon's newly developed metrology planning software (MMS) to include CAM manufacturing software.Integrated CAD/CAM, ERP and inventory-management software CompositesWorld
Plataine touted at JEC Americas 2014 its Total Production Optimization (TPO) software solution, designed to integrate computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) with enterprise resource planning (ERP) and inventory-management software.3-D tool-pathing for waterjet machining CompositesWorld
OMAX Corp., a provider of advanced abrasive waterjet solutions, and Spatial Corp., a provider of 3-D development components for manufacturing applications, have combined their technologies to create what is said to be an easy-to-use 3-D tool pathing solution.Granta Design intros new application for PTC Windchill CompositesWorld
The new data integration application allows Granta MI: Materials Gateway to interface with PTC's PLM software.