Production Machining

DEC 2014

Production Machining - Your access to the precision machining industrial buyer.

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If you're looking for powerful CAM software that makes everyone's job easier while providing support that you can rest assured in, GibbsCAM is YOUR CAM software solution. Looking to make things a whole lot easier around your shop? Solid Modeling 2-5 Axis Milling High-Speed Machining Multi-Task Machining Swiss Machining Tombstone Machining 800-654-9399 Powerfully Simple. Simply Powerful. ® ® Wire-EDM Mill/Turn Turning :: NIMS Partners Launch New Website for Employers The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) launched a new website catered to employers seeking to fll open jobs and build a pipeline of competitive talent. provides concise information, tools and how-to guides to help employers learn about and implement credentials at their companies. The website also includes resources on sourcing quality training programs and NIMS-certifed talent; implementing industry-aligned training and credentialing within companies; and integrating NIMS skills standards and credentials into human resources practices. NIMS has also launched a Competency-Based Apprenticeship System for the metalworking industry. Developed in partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor, and more than 300 companies, the apprenticeship system integrates NIMS' national standards and skill certifcations into an efective training solution. Get more information at apprenticeship/ . :: Faster Website Ofers Improved Navigation Walter Surface Technologies' newly designed website at ofers improved navigation and functionality. The new site enables Walter customers to quickly access product information, technical specifcations, application guidelines, videos, blogs, a robust media center and dealer locator links with the ability to share content across all major social networking sites. The new site also features improved navigation and responsiveness for both desktop PCs and mobile devices. :: Get Text Messages from Okuma CNC Machines Anywhere Manufacturing software and systems developer GO-Code has developed an A2P (application-to-person) messaging system that enables Okuma machine owners to receive text alerts from their CNC machine tools directly to their smartphones. Using SMS technology and Internet access, GO-TextAlert allows multiple phone numbers to receive trouble alarms, status codes and customized data. The software's benefts include 24/7 monitoring of machine tool activity that is especially helpful for unattended and lights-out operations; information is automatically sent, which eliminates the need to check on machine activity; and quick and easy setup. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY i t e f o 10 PRODUCTION MACHINING :: DECEMBER 2014

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