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Vero Software Hires New Customer Service Representative
Dawn Anderson will represent Vero Software metals brands in the Midwest.

Sean Arsenault

Vero Software Hires Southwest Account Manager
Sean Arsenault joins Vero Software team to manage accounts for the company's metal-cutting solutions.

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2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Software
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including software.

Figures on a computer using Vero Software

Hexagon Hosts Vero Software Users' Meeting at HxGN LIVE 2018
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence hosts Vero Software Users’ Group meeting, a program designed for users and managers to master best practices, learn new features and realize user benefits. The event takes place June 12–15, 2018 in Las Vegas.

Screenshot of the WorkNC 2018 R1 robot. 

Software Launches New CAD-for-CAM and Robot Programming
WorkNC from Vero Software introduces two new tools to the portfolio—a direct modeling CAD system and a Robot Module.

Example of advanced CAM software.

Software Technology Is More Versatile, Efficient and Simplified
Software suppliers are working diligently to provide moldmakers with relevant but easy-to-use solutions that speed processes and lower costs.

screen shot of CAD/CAM design software

Throwback Thursday: Software Advances Push Limits of Speed and Quality
This throwback article provides interesting perspectives on software for moldmaking while also illustrating how fast software technology moves today.

Moldmakers Choose Different Pathways to Workforce Development
Mold manufacturing companies share their strategies, the challenges they face and their commitment to training the next generation of makers.

YG-1 TitanoxPower end mills

Technology Showcase: On Display at EMO 2017
EMO is a large, international metalworking tradeshow with thousands of exhibitors. Check out the slideshow to see what will be on display!

Heidenhain's KGM 281 grid encoder

Technology Showcase: Machining, AM and Software
With Amerimold in our rear-view mirror for the time being, there are still several new products that have been released, or will be soon, to bring to MMT readers’ attention.

Vero Software's WorkNC 2017R2

Specialized CAD/CAM Improves Roughing
According to Vero Software, Waveform strategy improves standard roughing technologies because it consistently removes material and extends the life of the tool and machine service.

Vero WorkNC 2017 R1 CAM software

CAM Update Includes Parallel Finishing Tool Path
Vero Software will demonstrate WorkNC 2017 R1, which features a new parallel finishing tool path that the company says has achieved cycle-time reductions of as much as 80 percent.

aluminum mold

Injection Mold Inc.
This shop specializes in rapid prototype molds and “quick-delivery” production molds.

carl orton

Carl Orton Named Technical Team Leader for WorkNC in the Americas
Vero Software has appointed Carl Orton technical team leader for WorkNC in the Americas.

tool axis

The Misunderstood Cutter Path
Normal vectors are not always the best choice for milling complex mold surfaces.

CAM Upgrades Designed to Ease Programming
Version 24 of the WorkNC CAM solution by Vero Software features multiple upgrades designed to make programming easier, including enhancements to the Rest Material Display function, which has been transformed into an analysis tool that helps CAM programmers reduce machining preparation time.

Hexagon Acquires Vero Software
Hexagon AB, a global provider of design, measurement and visualization technologies, just announced the acquisition of Vero Software, a leader in CAM software.

conformal cooling layout

Software Advances Push Limits of Speed and Quality
Software for moldmaking continues to evolve as sophisticated features and capabilities are introduced, enabling mold manufacturers to produce the highest quality work in the most compressed leadtimes to date.

CAD/CAM Eases the Move to 5-Axis Machining for Moldmaker
Automotive moldmaker that handles molds up to 40 tons says Sescoi’s WorkNC helped ease its introduction to 5-axis machining with its effective global roughing strategies; smooth, powerful finishing; speed and ease; reduction in EDM operations; and, shop floor programming. Today it has four licenses, including two 5-axis for its machining applications.

Product Categories of WORKNC l Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

CAD (Computer Aided Design)
CAM (Computer Aided Manufacturing)
CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing)
Data Management Software
Manufacturing Automation Software
Mold Quoting Software
NC Simulation and Verification Software