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The VERICUT Composite Applications Suite is machine-independent offline programming and simulation software for automated composite tape and fiber-placement CNC machines. The company specializes in numerical control (NC/CNC) simulation, verification, optimization, and analysis software technology for manufacturing.

9000 Research Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618-4214 US

Additional Locations:
3F ERG Bldg. 1-5-3 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku
Tokyo, JP
+81 (3) 5911 4688

Les Passerelles, 104 Ave. Albert 1er
Rueil-Malmaison, FR
+33 (0) 141 96 88 50

Curtis House, 34 Third Ave.
Hove, GB
+44 (0) 1273 773538

Neusser Landstr. 384
Cologne, DE
+49 (0) 221 97996 0

Viale Verdi, 1
Treviso, IT
+39 0422 583915

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VERICUT Composite Applications Suite

Machine-independent off-line programming & simulation software for automated composite tape & fiber-placement CNC machines.

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30 years for CGTech
CGTech, the developer of trademarked VERICUT sofware, is proud to celebrate three decades of innovation and growth.

Live from 2017 Carbon Fiber conference
Automation, 3D printing and thermoplastics herald a new future for carbon fiber composites.

Real-time automated ply inspection (RTAPI) system: CW’s series on automated inspection methods
More composites being used in aircraft, and the pressure for higher production rates means new technologies for automated, in-process inspection while the part is being fabricated. Groups around the world are working on this, and making great strides. 

VCS 8 spar simulation CGTech

CAMX 2017 preview: CGTech
CGTech (Irvine, CA, US) is demonstrating the latest version of its VERICUT Composites Applications.

Webinar: Automated composites manufacturing
CompositesWorld is presenting a free CGTech-sponsored webinar on Thursday, April 20, at 2:00 pm EDT, titled "Roadmap to Automated Composites Manufacturing."

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Composites programming, simulation software updated
CGTech (Irvine, California) is now shipping the next major release of VERICUT Composite Applications: VERICUT Composite Programming (VCP), VERICUT Composite Simulation (VCS) and VERICUT Composite Paths for Engineering (VCPe).

CGTech's VERICUT Composite Applications wins innovation award
VERICUT, machine-independent software for ATL and AFP programming, is the winner of the Enterprise Software category for 2016 in Orange County, California.

CGTech to feature VERICUT Version 8 at IMTS
VERICUT V8 features a new ribbon bar allowing the user to quickly select the required function.

CGTech places VERICUT software on BA Composites machine
BA Composites' STAXX Compact fiber placement machining center will use VERICUT Composites Application for machine-independent programming and simulation.

CAMX 2016 preview: CGTech
At CAMX, CGTech (Irvine, CA, US) Composites Product Specialist Charles Anderton will give a presentation on how to use software to assist in the decision of an automated layup methodology.

JEC World 2016 exhibition and product previews
JEC World 2016 will be held in Paris March 8-10. These are some of the products that will be found at the show.

Fokker Aerostructures: Hoogeveen, The Netherlands
This Dutch aerospace supplier leverages its founder’s pioneering spirit from a century ago to lead the way, today, in thermoplastic aerocomposites.

CAMX 2015 preview: CGTech
CGTech (Irvine, CA, US) will present a software developer’s perspective on implementing programming and simulation software for automated layup equipment.

Thermoplastic composites technology: A view from Europe
For this Dutch consortium, bringing the manufacturability of thermoplastic materials to maturity is the goal in concert with OEMs, materials and equipment supplier members.

Thermoplastic composites: European consortia, galore!
In addition to the Thermoplastic Composites Research Center (TPRC, Enschede, The Netherlands) — see our article focused on TPRC, titled "Thermoplastic composites technology: A view from Europe" under "Editor's Picks, at top right — there are many other European consortia, comprising private industry, university and government entities, which share the goals of exploring composites materials and methods for manufacturing them, including those with thermoplastic matrices. Here's a sampling.

Webinar: Automation of composites inspection
CompositesWorld is presenting a free CGTech-sponsored webinar on Thursday, April 23 at 2 p.m. ET titled, "Inspection for Automated Comnposite Manufacturing."

Carbon Fiber 2014 Conference Report
Automation, alternative PAN precursor and carbon composites on commercial aircraft top the bill at December’s event on the US West Coast.

JEC Europe 2015: Product and exhibit previews
The world's largest composites trade show, JEC Europe, is coming up next week, March 10-12 in Paris, France. CW received from some exhibitors a preview of the products and technologies that they will have on exhibit at the show.

JEC Europe 2015 preview: CGTech
CGTech (Irvine, CA, US) will demonstrate how critical simulation is when trimming composite parts. CGTech will also demonstrate VERICUT Composite Applications: VERICUT Composite Paths for Engineering (VCPe), VERICUT Composite Programming (VCP) & VERICUT Composite Simulation (VCS).

Product Categories of CGTech

Testing, gauging, monitoring, analytical equipment and software
  • Modeling/simulation/virtual testing software
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design