How TRD kicked their CNC automation into high gear by cutting programming time.

CNC automation cells are a tried and tested way of improving your manufacturing efficiency by minimizing setup and down time. But as Mike Merrill, Manufacture Engineering Manager at Toyota Racing Development found out, integrating automation into your process can also expose issues you never even knew you had. We sat down with Mike to find [...]

November 16th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Implementations, Other, Videos|

Post-to-Post: ICAM’s Makino MAG3 Post-Processor vs the Competition

Twin-turbo V8. 600 Horsepower. Mountains of torque. But without quality racing tires, you're not putting the power to the road and you're certainly not winning any races. Much the same can be said about NC machine tools: All that power, precision & kinematic range is wasted if your post-processor wasn't designed to handle it. But just [...]

October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|Tags: , , |

Overcoming Injection Mold Machining Challenges with ICAM’s Post & Simulation

Over the coming months we'll be looking at how our range of CNC manufacturing software helps our users get more out of their CNC machines. To do so, we'll be visiting clients in a variety of industries, beginning this week with the mold makers at Groupe GLP Hi-Tech. We'll be speaking with Robert Leblanc, Chief Technical Officer [...]

January 11th, 2018|Categories: Implementations, Videos|Tags: , |

What our customers are saying – Desktop Engineering Customer Video

Desktop Engineering Geoff Haines Managing Director Desktop Engineering Implementing ICAM’s Adaptive Post-Processing™ Solution, AVPE and Shape Machining have increased machining efficiency, while reducing NC programming and machine cycle times! Check out our video from Desktop Engineering  - ICAM’s official dealer in the UK [...]

October 15th, 2015|Categories: Announcements, Implementations, Videos|

AVPE Implements ICAM Post-Processing Solution to Streamline Manufacturing Operations

Oxford, UK, 4 June, 2015 – Desktop Engineering (DTE), a leading engineering software solutions provider, has supplied Avon Valley Precision Engineering (AVPE), a high quality precision-engineered component manufacturer for the Aerospace industry, with CATIA V5 Airbus Manufacturing and an ICAM CAM-POST NC post-processing solution to enable it to optimise the 3, 4 and 5-axis milling [...]

June 4th, 2015|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|Tags: |

ICAM’s Dealer, DTE Supplies Shape Machining with Instant Business Efficiencies

Via CATIA and Post-Processing Solution DTE has provided Shape Machining (Shape), a multi-axis advanced technology machining company, with CATIA V5 Machining and an ICAM CAM-POST NC post-processing solution to enable it to optimise the functionality of its existing CMS 5-axis technology. Founded in 2014, Shape machines epoxy tooling block patterns, metal moulds, structural foams and [...]

March 23rd, 2015|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|Tags: , |

Triumph Aerostructures and the need for flexible post-processing

  Triumph Aerostructures – Vought Aircraft Division, a subsidiary of Triumph Group, Inc., is a leading global manufacturer of aerostructures for commercial, military and business jet aircraft. The company has full fabrication capabilities and available products include fuselages, wings, empennages, nacelles and helicopter cabins. The company’s customer base consists of the world’s leading aerospace OEMs. [...]

November 2nd, 2014|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|

Valley Machine Shop Increases Manufacturing Efficiency with SmartPATH

      Montreal, November 14, 2013 – ICAM Technologies Corporation (ICAM) announces that it has successfully implemented and tested its new SmartPATHTM technology at Valley Machine Shop (VMS). The results yielded a significant increase in programming efficiency and reduction in machine set-up time. VMS, located in Kent, Washington, manufactures small to large aerospace [...]

November 14th, 2013|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|

VMS Increases Productivity with ICAM’s Post-Processing Solution

      February 12, 2012  Valley Machine Shop Inc. (VMS), located in Kent, Washington, manufactures small to large aerospace details and assemblies and has specialized in CNC Milling and Turning applications for over 30 years. VMS uses mainly Mastercam X6 for its part programming, employs 60 people and operates twenty 3-5 Axis Mill & [...]

February 12th, 2012|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|

Boeing Selects ICAM for Post-Processing & Machine Tool Simulation Solutions for Their 787

CAM Technologies Corporation (ICAM) has been awarded a contract from Boeing Winnipeg (Boeing) to develop leading edge NC post-processing and machine tool simulation solutions for new CNC equipment installations under the 787 program initiatives. A new Zimmerman 5-Axis mill, trim & drill machine will be equipped with an M-Torres Universal Holding Fixture (UHF), more commonly [...]

February 6th, 2006|Categories: Announcements, Implementations|