March 24, 2011 - Visitors to the intec trade fair in Germany saw for themselves the numerous benefits that Edgecam brings to the metal working/processing industry.
Edgecam, along with SolidWorks, was featured on C-CAM® GmbH’s stand at the 13th intec trade fair for manufacturing, tool and special‑purpose machine construction, in Leipzig,
C-CAM® GmbH from Chemnitz, Germany, presented its CAD/CAM/PDM products on a 70m² booth (see pictures). The Edgecam CAM system was presented on 2 counters in combination with a small CNC machine and a lecture in the exhibitor forum.
The company’s booth was very well attended throughout, and at the end of the fair 47 Edgecam prospects had seen how the software can help them get the very best from their designs and machine tools. First orders are expected in the next days.
Edgecam enables any manufacturer, from a small workshop to a large production plant, to fully automate and integrate its design and CNC machining processes, saving time, eliminating costly mistakes and increasing productivity.
C-CAM® GmbH is a system house, which has been operating for 14 years and now has 15 employees. It principally services companies in the eastern part of Germany but there are a growing number of customers throughout the whole country.
Providing CAD/CAM/PDM solutions which are seamlessly working together, C-CAM® GmbH’s main products are SolidWorks and Edgecam. All in all, C-CAM has sold over 3,000 SolidWorks and around 150 Edgecam licenses to about 400 customers in the industrial sector as well as to research and educational institutions.
The combination of intec and Z trade fairs closed with 20,800 visitors from 22 countries (2009: 20,200 from 16 countries) and the record number of 1.345 exhibitors (2009: 1,320). The results show that this fair combination, which is unique in Germany, is among the most important German trade fairs for the metal working/processing industry and the subcontracting trade.
About Edgecam Edgecam, a market leading computer aided manufacturing (CAM) system for NC part programming, offers a complete solution for milling, turning and mill-turn programming with unparalleled ease of use and sophisticated toolpath generation. Edgecam is a brand within the Planit group - recently ranked by CIMdata as the world's fastest growing CAM vendor, with most industrial users.
For further information visit www.edgecam.com
Planit is a global supplier of design and manufacturing software for the engineering, woodworking and stone industries. The company provides its customers with products and services that enable them to improve the productivity of their machine tools, shorten design and manufacturing time, optimize material usage and deliver high quality goods and services to their customers. Planit's solutions are best-in-class within their respective markets and are integral to the success of thousands of companies of every size around the globe.
For further information visit www.planit.com
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