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|

GROB G550 Post-Processor & Machine Simulation

The G550 universal machining center form German machine tool builder GROB is an incredibly capable CNC machine used throughout the automative and aerospace industries. Its popularity lies in its unique design, balancing stability and range of motion in an efficient and compact footprint. It's no surprise then that we here at ICAM have built a [...]

November 12th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Product Releases, Videos|Tags: , , , |

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: , , |

Maximize Machine Performance with Adaptive Post-Processing

See it live at IMTS 2018 ICAM Technologies will present its field-proven Adaptive Post-Processing™ technology at IMTS 2018 (IMTS East Building - Booth: 133217). Adaptive Post-Processing is unique technology that changes traditional CNC programming methodology by creating an integrated environment for the independent steps of post-processing, tool-path optimization and G-code simulation. This results in savings [...]

May 29th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Events|Tags: , |

Keep Control: Reliable G-Code while upgrading to 3DExperience

With Dassault Systemes 3DExperience promising manufacturers substantial gains in efficiency, its no wonder many forward-thinking businesses have chosen to adopt it as the the core to their entire manufacturing operations. However, as is the case with any software implementation of this scale, you can't simply flip a switch and call it a day. More likely, [...]

March 26th, 2018|Categories: Events|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: , |

Automatically Generating Shop-Floor Documentation from your Machine Simulation

Designed to make it easier to go from CAM program to shop-floor, the ICAM Shop-Floor Documentation Generator is fully integrated into our Virtual Machine simulation solution. Out of the box, it offers users with the ability to generate both a tool list and an operation list, while those with a Virtual Machine developer's license can customize the output through a series of [...]

November 28th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Product Releases|

Maximize The Performance Of Your 3-Axis Machines With ICAM’s M3 Adaptive Post-Processors

Montreal – October 11, 2017 - ICAM Technologies Corporation announces the release of its M3 Adaptive Post-Processing™ solution developed to maximize the productivity of 3-axis CNC milling machines. This special bundle includes a custom 3-axis post-processor, integrated G-code simulator and advanced optimization modules designed to automatically optimize positioning tool-paths, eliminate air-cuts and adjust feed-rates according to [...]

November 27th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Product Releases|

ICAM to Present its New Adaptive Post-Processing™ Technology at EMO 2017!

Montreal – July 11, 2017 - ICAM Technologies Corporation announces that it will present Adaptive Post-Processing™ V22, the latest version of its integrated Post-processing, Simulation & Optimization technology, at EMO 2017 (Booth: H27-A76). Adaptive Post-Processing™ is new technology that changes traditional CNC programming methodology by creating a unique integrated environment for the independent steps of [...]

July 11th, 2017|Categories: Events|