Leading Northwest Aerospace supplier chooses NX!
FOR RELEASE Friday August 12, 2005
Portland, OR – Acuity Solutions Incorporated, a Northwest provider of CAD/CAM tools and services, today announced that QPM Aerospace Inc., a leading northwest aerospace supplier located in Monroe, WA, has chosen and completed the implementation of NX from UGS Corporation as their standard tool for CNC programming.
"We chose NX as our standard CAD/CAM tool for its ability to automate a variety of our machining processes as well as provide us the flexibility to program both simple and complex (5 axis & mill-turn) parts”, says Bill Manwiller, engineer/programming lead for QPM.
“UGS’ NX software aligned perfectly with QPM’s vision of leveraging new technology and processes to improve their business”, says Paul Stevens, President of Acuity. QPM utilizes the advanced functionality in NX to gain the most from their machine tool investments.
Acuity is a CAD/CAM solutions provider and technology partner to leading manufacturing companies in the Pacific Northwest. With 50+ years of combined technical expertise in product design and machining and 15 years in the business of delivering best-in-class PLM tools, Acuity is uniquely positioned to assist progressive manufacturers in getting the most out of their technology investment. Visit
www.acuityinc.com for more information.
UGS is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly 4 million licensed seats and 46,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, UGS’ vision is to enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate through global innovation networks to deliver world-class products and services while leveraging UGS’ open enterprise solutions, fulfilling the mission of enabling them to transform their process of innovation.
QPM Aerospace is a leading, low-cost manufacturer of aerospace parts, with locations in Monroe, WA and Portland, OR. QPM prides itself on its continuous investment in technology and processes to improve turn-around time and quality.
Acuity Solutions Incorporated