Kreon 3D Scanning Laser

HERMAN MILLER CHOOSES A KREON MEASURING ARM TO CHECK AND CORRECT MACHINE SETTINGS PRIOR TO PRODUCTION. Herman Miller’s metal parts manufacturing plant, based in Kalamazoo, Michigan (USA), speeds up the fine-tuning of manufacturing processes by acquiring an Ace Skyline measuring arm. The metal parts produced are varied and, as a whole, require 3D inspection. Traditionally…

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CNC Monitoring Software Improves Machine Performance and Utilization

FactoryWiz CNC Monitoring and RCO

RCO Engineering uses CNC monitoring Software to monitor setups, idle time, programming, and quality checks, reducing CNC machine downtime. CNC Monitoring Software at RCO Engineering: (RCO; Roseville, Michigan) has a strict business standard that it lives up to every day: accountability to the customer. The company achieves this with its talented workforce and advanced technology.…

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TST and ETA, Inc. Announces the Release of All New Die System Simulation Solution (DYNAFORM® 6.0)

Dynaform 6.0 Single Model Simulation software

Troy, MI, January 6, 2020 – Dynaform ETA, Inc. (Engineering Technology Associates, Inc.), an engineering and software innovator with 37 years in the automotive engineering community, announces the latest release of its ANSYS LS-DYNA® based, DYNAFORM® Version 6.0 Die System Simulation Solution software. DYNAFORM is a natural addition to the TST portfolio, offering a variety…

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Software Lets Centerline Engineering Dial in Early During Die Design

Die Design Software DYNAFORM

BY LOUIS A. KREN, SENIOR EDITOR: Metalforming Magazine April 2019 As high-strength steel increased its presence in automotive applications during the early 2000s, Centerline Engineering sought better ways to assess the tough and tricky material’s formability. That led to the company’s initial purchase of eta/Dynaform forming-simulation software from Engineering Technology Associates, Inc. (ETA) in 2003,…

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AQM Mold Base

American Quality Molds (AQM) and Tooling Software Technology, LLC (TST) have announced an alliance bringing AQM’s library of its standard aluminum mold bases and Rapid Insert Dies (RIDs) to VISI CAD, exclusively distributed in North America by TST. As part of its current thrust to better serve the mold and die industries, TST selected AQM…

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VISI CAD Library-Complete Progressive Components Catalog

Progressive Components/VISI Mold

By: TST Tooling Software and Progressive Components Tooling Software Technology, LLC (TST), and Progressive Components are pleased to announce that the complete Progressive catalog is now available within the VISI CAD libraries and available to download via the TST and Progressive websites. Earlier this year, Progressive and TST announced an alliance to bring Progressive’s library…

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Mold Design Software Empowers Moldmaker’s Teams

Innovative Mold VISI Molds

VISI Mold Design Software Empowers Moldmaker’s Teams by Giving Accessibility and Visibility When a company’s dictum is “Where quality is our objective, dedication is our resource and success is our result,” it is no wonder that, for more than 30 years, Innovative Mold Inc. (IMI) in Washington Township, Michigan, has strived to meet and exceed…

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Progressive and VISI CAD Announce Alliance

Progressive Components and VISI CAD

Progressive Components and Tooling Software Technology, LLC (TST) have announced an alliance bringing Progressive’s library of parts to VISI CAD, exclusively distributed in North America by TST. Initially, TST added commonly used mold components to their library, which is now available. Concurrently, additional programming is underway to generate Progressive’s 7,000+ SKU’s, with an estimated completion…

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