Dr. Johannes Heidenhain GmbH develops and manufactures linear and angular encoders, rotary encoders, digital readouts, and numerical controls. Heidenhain supplies its products to manufacturers of automated machines and systems, in particular for semiconductor and electronics manufacturing. Heidenhain is represented in more than 40 countries and is one of the leading companies in its field.


The GILDEMEISTER Group, consisting of DECKEL MAHO and GILDEMEISTER, has developed into one of the world’s largest manufacturers of tool machines. DMG focuses on all facets of the machine tool industry and includes both low-cost machines, that are sold on a large scale in the global markets, and high-tech machines for highly complex production tasks.


Mastercam is the world’s most widely used Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM) software – developed by CNC Software, Inc. It offers complete CAD/CAM solutions for 2D and 3D milling and routing, turning, wire EDM, 3D design, drafting and surface modeling.


CGTech specializes in numerical control (NC/CNC) simulation, verification, optimization, and analysis software technology for manufacturing. CGTech was founded in 1988 and since that time, their main software product, VERICUT, has become the industry standard. Today CGTech has offices worldwide and their software is used by companies of all sizes, universities/trade schools, and government agencies.


The largest machine tool builder in the United States, Haas Automation manufactures a full line of CNC vertical and horizontal machining centers, CNC lathes, rotary tables and 5C indexers. To date, Haas Automation has sold more than 40,000 rotary products and 35,000 CNC machines throughout the world. The company currently ships more CNC machines per month than any other U.S. manufacturer.


Hermle AG is a renowned company with a leading position on international markets. An unending stream of innovations makes Hermle a leading producer of milling machines and machining centres. More than 15,000 Hermle universal milling machining centres and bar machining centres are being used worldwide with great success.


Gravostar creates innovative tool solutions for CNC-machines and specializes in optimising production line machining processes. Their wide range of tool solutions serve to increase efficiency in component production as well as optmising production processes. Based in Switzerland and founded in 1994 Gravostar targets manufacturing plants regardless of size and sector.


GF AgieCharmilles is the world’s foremost Swiss provider of system solutions for tool and mould making. The Corporate Group offers a product range from – electric discharge machines (EDM) high-speed (HSM) and high-performance milling (HPM) centers – through tooling, services, spare parts, wear parts and consumables – to automation solutions. GF AgieCharmilles is part of the Swiss Georg Fischer Group.

www.gfac.com / www.georgfischer.com

Star CNC Machine Tool Corp. is one of the world’s most respected manufacturers of machines for the production of small, complex and precise metal components used in a broad spectrum of industries. Star Specializes in Swiss-type CNC Automatic Lathes and provides an extensive product line designed to meet a full range of machining needs for the production of precision parts. Star CNC has been an international leader in the machine tool industry for over 50 years. Founded in 1948, Star CNC is a division of Star Micronics.


SolidCAM is a powerful CAM product that has been especially designed for the shop floor. SolidCAM supports the complete range of major manufacturing applications including 2.5D/3D Milling, Multi-sided Indexial 4/5 axes Milling, Simultaneous 5 axes Milling, Turning, Turn-Mill and WireEDM.


HSMWorks ApS develops and markets CAD/CAM software for all industries from automotive and aerospace to consumer products and transportation. HSMWorks is a fully integrated CAM solution for SolidWorks providing a logical extension of the parametric SolidWorks assembly environment into the CAM world. The team behind HSMWorks has been delivering advanced CNC toolpath technology to customers worldwide for the past 10 years through 3rd party CAM vendors and resellers.


Since 6 generations Roeders has earned trust and high esteem for its innovative products and reliable service from customers world wide. Outstanding efficiency and practical awareness have been and still are major priorities. Three different fields of activities, development and production of High Speed Cutting machines, a modern facility for manufacturing blow molds for PET bottles and high quality gift articles are the solid base of the company. All Roeders products are well known for their durability, excellent retention of value and a long useful life.


Matsuura Machinery has since their foundation in 1935 been at the forefront of innovative design, development and manufacture of high quality machining centers. Their products satisfy the global requirement for high reliability, sustained accuracy and guaranteed performance. Today Matsuura produces a wide range of outstanding high speed machining centers covering all industry sectors.


Diversified Machine Systems (DMS) is an industry-leading designer and manufacturer that offers a full line of standard 3 and 5 axis CNC machines, in addition to custom router and machining solutions. DMS supply machines to a wide variety of manufacturing sectors including aerospace, automotive, marine, recreational vehicles, 3D sculpture, concept models, pattern making, formed plastics and woodworking among others.


CAMWorks is the next generation’s best-in-class CNC programming solution that enables users to program smarter and machine faster. This state-of-the-art solid based CAM product, originally introduced in 1997, is designed for product-oriented manufacturing companies as well as job shops and is available for machining centers, turning, mill/turn, and wire EDM applications. CAMWorks® with Machining Intelligence is the most advanced CAM programming software available for getting products to market faster, more efficiently, and within budget.


SOLIDWORKS CAM, powered by CAMWorks, uses rules-based technology that enables you to integrate design and manufacturing in one application, connecting design and manufacturing teams through a common software tool. SOLIDWORKS CAM is an add-on to all versions of SOLIDWORKS CAD that lets you prepare your designs for manufacturability earlier in the development cycle. Manufacturing tasks that had to wait until a design was complete can now be performed concurrently with the design process.