Manufacturing Software
Manufacturing Software
Patented software reduces scrap and offers big cost savings and quality improvements
Manufacturing Software
Automated, robotic welding solutions deliver big results for heavy equipment manufacturers
Manufacturing Software
While technically artificial, AI is creating a real impact on manufacturers
Manufacturing Software
The digital revolution is here and on the shop floor – the next step is building the smart factories of the future
Manufacturing Software
How a cloud-based software upgrade boosted cobot palletizing performance
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In five steps, manufacturers can set themselves up for major industry success
Manufacturing Software
Utilizing old and new technology, a specialty job shop achieves consistent quality
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A nesting software solution provides efficiencies for HVAC ductwork production
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Manufacturing execution software provides training and automated solutions at a critical juncture
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Successful business digitalization for sheet metal manufacturers in five steps
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How much of a culture of customer service does your company really have?
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A software company listens to its manufacturing customer base for ideas on improving workflow
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When supply chain issues persist, ERP delivers micro-benefits that offer big results
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Improving employee efficiency on the shop floor with ERP software
Industrial technology concept.
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Ten reasons manufacturers continue to lean on modern ERP tools
digital paint shops
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As automotive paint shop demands grow, so too does the reliance on digital approaches
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Recent tech advancements allow programming of welding industrial robots and cobots with minimal training
unlocking hidden potential
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Collaborative application monitoring software delivers greater production potential for SMEs
ECI Opener
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Investing in a new manufacturing technology solution requires the right frame of mind and the right partner
The big build
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The federal government is planning to spend billions on America’s infrastructure. What does it mean for manufacturers?
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Five ways one company uses ERP software to simplify its manufacturing processes
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The impact of robotic automation in an IIoT environment
Manufacturing Software
Small and medium job shops benefit from subscription-based nesting software, which offers access to the latest features
Manufacturing Software
Five considerations when selecting a software partner
Manufacturing Software
A new software system provides integrated shop floor intelligence to help identify trends and bottlenecks
Manufacturing Software
Businesses around the nation are automating their manufacturing operations – here are the top five reasons to automate yours
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When fab shop owners and managers rely on automated quoting software, they’re freed up to focus on other aspects of day-to-day operations
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Shops that take a software-based strategy to managing material remnants gain an advantage
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An agribusiness company tries out a new method of utilizing nesting software and finds big returns
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A reliable and consistent quoting process is instrumental in reaching sales goals
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MES software provides visibility solutions that help create company-wide efficiencies
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Across manufacturing, small inefficiencies are keeping businesses from their full profitability potential
Manufacturing Software
For automotive manufacturers, traceability and lot control are key for quality assurance
Manufacturing Software
A step-by-step approach to building a smart factory makes the journey less intimidating
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Quality control: Anticipating all outcomes in a volatile environment
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With nothing more than a simple machine interface box and the right software, fabricators can monitor equipment, track OEE and find areas for improvement 
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Integrating weld data into a digitalized manufacturing operation helps identify welding bottlenecks
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To achieve manufacturing excellence, an integrated software suite gives businesses the full view of their production environments
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Online-based software for recording and analyzing welding data to help optimize welding operations
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A single unified ERP system helps manufacturers boost their customer response times
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By optimizing machine functionality for laser tube cutting operations, fabricators save time and money
Manufacturing Software
A busy fab shop discovers that staying competitive is about making connections – literally
Manufacturing Software
With today’s automated quoting solutions, fabricators and service centers quickly realize how business is won
Manufacturing Software
Understanding the realistic concerns surrounding technology advancements and what business owners can expect from their insurance providers
high precision stamping part for automotive industrial, stamping and assembly part
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A new system designed specifically for stamping operations offers sophisticated monitoring technology to otherwise outdated machines
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Two industry veterans offer equipment and software advice to help fabricators maximize their profitability
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The digital revolution has already disrupted media, finance, consumer products, healthcare and beyond. Manufacturing leaders can’t (and shouldn’t) escape it
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Optimizing job flow through improvements in cutting, sorting and bending operations
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IIoT and customer input help shape the laser machine controls of today and tomorrow 
Finished product from Laser cutting metal machine
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Addressing the basic incompatibility of sheet metal manufacturing and ERP software
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Automakers achieve greater efficiency and decreased costs with Industry 4.0-ready software solutions
metal sheets cutted by laser
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To stay competitive, fabricators should take advantage of all their nesting software has to offer
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When fabricators take advantage of KPIs to verify machine operation, overall production benefits
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How upgrading CAM software saved a major semi-truck manufacturer and a steel fabricator upwards of $1 million each
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Ditching traditional paperwork in favor of electronic documentation is a smart move for quality control improvement and streamlined operations
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Adapting to the complications associated with CAD data quality, sharing and migration while also evolving with changing technology
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ERP solutions bring manufacturers enhanced competitiveness by strengthening company connections
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Quick-turn laser shops produce quotes in hours and parts in days, but there’s more to the story than speed
2017 Ford Edge Sport
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Innovations in smart mobility help Ford Motor Co. go further than ever before
CLAYCOMO, MO. March 13, 2015 -- Ford Motor Company team members helping build the all-new Ford F-150 at Ford's Kansas City Assembly Plant.  Ford celebrated Job One, the official start of production of the toughest, smartest, most capable, F-150 ever.  Photo by: Sam VarnHagen
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Assembly line avatars help Ford Motor Co. reduce worker injury and improve vehicle quality
3D Dirt Detection - Paint
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Taking risks and not being afraid to fail has helped Ford Motor Co. prepare as it embarks on its next century
WAYNE, MI., March 17, 2011--2012 Ford Focus Launch--Ford Motor Company celebrated the launch of the 2012 Ford Focus with employees, dealers, suppliers, media and other invited guests at the Michigan Assembly Plant. Angela Nash. Photo by: Sam VarnHagen/Ford Motor Co. (3/17/2011)
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Ford Motor Co. implements Google Earth-like technology for enhanced visibility of the factory floor
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SecturaSoft’s Pierre Slabber provides insights on the direction fabrication software is taking today and in the near future
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Discovering how small fabrication shops can see improvements in their operations with real-time data
Illuminated of mountains
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Big data presents big opportunities along with big challenges
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Transformational measurement and inspection for the fabrication shop floor and beyond
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Now we’re starting to see the promise of cloud computing for fabricators: the goal of this software company is to take the burdens of coordinating ERP out of the hands of the users.
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Design innovation for user displays in next-generation products is made possible by laser micromachining technology
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Remote monitoring allows fabricator to reach new heights in productivity and efficiency
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Monitoring software puts your finger on your shop’s pulse. Knowing when a machine is running or not is a good start. Knowing why is much better. And knowing it now, in real time, lets you fix it now, rather than later.
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The relationship forged by Cincinnati Inc. and Metamation shows how powerful a partnership can be
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Adobe’s Acrobat solves many problems with format compatibility in the 2D world. What many don’t know is how well it can do the same for you in 3D. It’s spawning a growing number of solutions for fabricators.
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Standard strong-acid treatments are dangerous and messy. A new solution promises to make it much safer and trouble-free.
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Getting parts to lay out efficiently on a sheet is one thing. Producing an optimized layout that will also cut efficiently, while making the maximum use of every square inch, is a more difficult thing. And the difference can mean 10% to 20% savings in materials costs and total processing time.
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AL-Cut AG’s two Managing Directors. His company supplies customers throughout Switzerland. Recently, he got this phone call: A customer needs...
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Manufacturers profit from preventing laser head crashes before they occur – instead of responding after they happen
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Integrate CAD/CAM nesting software with an ERP system for improved efficiency
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When fabricators leverage cloud-based technology, costs per part can be significantly reduced
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Open source. It’s a technology movement in which the source code of computer software is made freely available and modifiable...
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By leveraging a technique called stitch cutting, fabricators can get more speed out of their fiber lasers
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ERP can boil days of work down to minutes. Getting from start to finish in implementing a system, however, requires asking a lot of questions from different sources. This ERP company has been through the process with many customers, and wants to help us put our arms around the entire issue.
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This fab-focused software ‘sits on top’ of the company’s CAM program to manage workflow and to broadly impose order on the manufacturing process.
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By making your data actionable, dashboard software can help you increase your bottom line.
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Dashboards, of which this is a close-cropped view, are the entry point of navigation for modern ERP solutions, cloud or otherwise. This modular, easily customized example gives you quick access to all functions.
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Drag-and-drop part models to nesting, laser, punch press, and press brake modules, and even to a sheet-metal ERP system, with this software built on a 3D CAD kernel. This is the press-brake section.
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Evaluating Enterprise Resource Planning software for your shop or plant starts either with testimonials from users, or with a front-to-back tutorial about how it works and what it can do for you. We recommend starting with testimonials. They’re like sneaking a peek at the end of a novel before deciding if it’s worth reading. But in this case, it’s not cheating; it’s looking ahead to see where it all leads you. Here’s one example.
Manufacturing Software
January 2013
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