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CNC Software, Inc. Appoints New Marketing Director

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 4:04pm

TOLLAND, Conn., Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CNC Software, Inc., the developers of Mastercam, announced that Paco Agrafojo has been hired in the role of Marketing Director.

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  • TOLLAND, Conn., Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CNC Software, Inc., the developers of Mastercam, announced that Paco Agrafojo has been hired in the role of Marketing Director.
  • Based in Suffield, Connecticut, he joins CNC Software as the Marketing Director to continue to build on Mastercam's success.
  • "I'm very proud to join the CNC Software family at such a critical time of growth," said Agrafojo.
  • Founded in 1983, CNC Software, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Tolland, Connecticut, with corporate offices in Switzerland and China.

Mastercam and Edge Factor Partnership Provides Free Experiences to Inspire the Future Workforce

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 8:25pm

Edge Factor, a widely used e-learning platform, has created thousands of videos, interactive activities, and lesson plans that focus on career exploration.

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  • Edge Factor, a widely used e-learning platform, has created thousands of videos, interactive activities, and lesson plans that focus on career exploration.
  • K-12 and postsecondary schools, companies, and organizations partner with Edge Factor to help tackle workforce development regionally and nationally.
  • Wielding the power of storytelling, Edge Factor media has showcased countless Mastercam customers using technology to bring design ideas to life and impact people's lives.
  • I am proud to have Mastercam and Edge Factor continue our long-term partnership knowing that this will allow us to lead and grow as both organizations move into the future together," said Jeremy Bout, Founder and President of Edge Factor.

Mastercam Announces New Optimized 5-axis Post Processor for FANUC CNCs

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 7:30pm

TOLLAND, Conn., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam CAD/CAM software, and FANUC America, a leading factory automation solutions provider, introduce a new post processor designed to optimize 5-axis capabilities in FANUC CNCs.

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  • TOLLAND, Conn., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam CAD/CAM software, and FANUC America, a leading factory automation solutions provider, introduce a new post processor designed to optimize 5-axis capabilities in FANUC CNCs.
  • Working with the FANUC team was beneficial on the creation of the new FANUC 5-axis post to run the FANUC 30i-B and 30i-B Plus series controls.
  • By optimizing FANUC CNCs with Mastercam's new post processor, machine tools will be able to produce parts, modeled in the CAD system, more precisely.
  • "This new Mastercam post processor unlocks the full potential of machine tools that come with the 5-axis Milling Standard Package," explains Schultz.

FANUC America and Plus One Robotics Deliver State-of-the-Art Automation Solutions to E-Commerce Fulfillment Customers

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

FANUC America and Plus One technology work together to deliver a best-in-class solution to tackle the relentless demands of the logistics environment, said Erik Nieves, founder and CEO, Plus One Robotics.

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  • FANUC America and Plus One technology work together to deliver a best-in-class solution to tackle the relentless demands of the logistics environment, said Erik Nieves, founder and CEO, Plus One Robotics.
  • FANUC America Corporation is a subsidiary of FANUC CORPORATION in Japan, and provides industry-leading CNC systems, robotics and factory automation.
  • We are committed to supplying our customers with parts and support for the life of their FANUC products.
  • Plus One Robotics was founded in 2016 with a mission to bring industrial robotics to the warehouse.

FANUC Named Top Workplace In 2020

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 6:40pm

Im so honored that even during these challenging and unprecedented times of a global pandemic weve been named a top work place, said Mike Cicco, President and CEO, FANUC America.

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  • Im so honored that even during these challenging and unprecedented times of a global pandemic weve been named a top work place, said Mike Cicco, President and CEO, FANUC America.
  • "This recognition is based on our employees feedback, and Im proud they feel that FANUC is an ideal place to work.
  • FANUC Americas Achievements in 2020 include a number of new CNC and robotics products, a new facility in Alabama, national recognition for helping close the manufacturing skills gap, and a first-ever virtual event.
  • FANUC America Corporation is a subsidiary of FANUC CORPORATION in Japan, and provides industry-leading CNC systems, robotics and factory automation.

New GARR TOOL Tool Library Available for Mastercam - Import full line of GARR cutting tools directly into toolpath operations

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 7:35pm

GARR TOOL is an ISO 9001:2015-certified manufacturer of high-performance solid carbide cutting tools, 100% made in the United States.

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  • GARR TOOL is an ISO 9001:2015-certified manufacturer of high-performance solid carbide cutting tools, 100% made in the United States.
  • "We're excited to offer the complete cutting tool line from GARR TOOL in a native Mastercam tool library format, and make it available to our user base of over 280,000," said Stas Mylek, Partnership Program Manager, CNC Software, Inc. "The collaborative effort between both companies provides Mastercam users easy and integrated access to the latest high-performance cutting tools from GARR TOOL," Mylek continued.
  • Mastercam users can download the GARR TOOL cutting tool library, containing both inch and metric tools, from the Mastercam Tech Exchange.
  • John Leppien II, Vice President of GARR TOOL, stated, "GARR TOOL is proud to partner with Mastercam to offer our complete tool library to customers natively inside the Mastercam platform.

Metal Machining Market | Increased Investment In Infrastructure Will Accelerate at a CAGR of over 3% | Technavio

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 10:00pm

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CNC Software, Inc. Appoints New European Sales Director

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 4:03pm

Raf Lobato comes to CNC Software with a wealth of experience within the CAD/CAM industry, having worked with several different CAD/CAM products.

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  • Raf Lobato comes to CNC Software with a wealth of experience within the CAD/CAM industry, having worked with several different CAD/CAM products.
  • Based in Reading, in the UK, he joins CNC Software as the Regional Sales Director for Europe to drive and increase the success that Mastercam has had within this region.
  • "I am excited to start a new challenge at CNC Software, working with the sales team and the distributors in Europe to further grow an already strong territory," said Lobato.
  • He comes to us with not only a very solid background in CAD/CAM software sales and programs, but with experience that will help benefit CNC Software worldwide."

CNC Software, Inc. Appoints New European Sales Director

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 4:03pm

Raf Lobato comes to CNC Software with a wealth of experience within the CAD/CAM industry, having worked with several different CAD/CAM products.

Key Points: 
  • Raf Lobato comes to CNC Software with a wealth of experience within the CAD/CAM industry, having worked with several different CAD/CAM products.
  • Based in Reading, in the UK, he joins CNC Software as the Regional Sales Director for Europe to drive and increase the success that Mastercam has had within this region.
  • "I am excited to start a new challenge at CNC Software, working with the sales team and the distributors in Europe to further grow an already strong territory," said Lobato.
  • He comes to us with not only a very solid background in CAD/CAM software sales and programs, but with experience that will help benefit CNC Software worldwide."

Introducing the Mastercam Educators Alliance

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 3:54pm

The Mastercam Educators Alliance (MEA) is an organization designed to bring together the community of educators that teach and use Mastercam and provide a platforma private MEA Facebook groupfor sharing valuable information.

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  • The Mastercam Educators Alliance (MEA) is an organization designed to bring together the community of educators that teach and use Mastercam and provide a platforma private MEA Facebook groupfor sharing valuable information.
  • This group is a place for educators to interact with other instructors and the Mastercam educational community.
  • These educators are responsible for introducing the next generation to manufacturing and teaching the skills necessary to keep the manufacturing industry strong.
  • To learn more about the Mastercam Educators Alliance, email the Education Team at education@mastercam.com .