NX-Based Product Development Solution, Powered by ATI FireGL Graphics Accelerators, Cuts CNC Programming Time by More Than Half

Date Added: Jun 2009
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Wichita Company Limited designs and manufactures pneumatic and hydraulic clutches and brakes, tension control systems and ancillary equipment for industrial, mining and marine applications. Wichita Company wanted to offer an increasingly specialized product line by delivering custom equipment as quickly as standard products. To master these challenges Wichita chose Siemens PLM Software. Wichita deployed NX CAM software and ATI FireGL workstation graphics accelerators to the five-seat NX I-deas 3D mechanical design software system. With these solutions Wichita were able to achieve reduction in manufacturing errors justifies CAM/graphics accelerator investment.