HPE (m/c) Ltd Invest in 3 Seats of NCG CAM for Shop-Floor Programming to Aid 5-Axis Machining.
Categories :Precision Machining, Toolmaking
Client :HPE (m/c) Ltd
HPE was formed back in 1996 and operate out of a 12,000 SQ ft facility located in Greater Manchester, UK. They currently have 20 CNC machines and now have 5-Axis capabilities with their latest Hurco machining centre.
The company currently employs 20 skilled engineers and has recently installed a new state of the art inspection facility including 2 CMM machines and a Faro Arm. Alongside this, HPE have also invested in all new LED lighting throughout the building and are looking at investing in more machines.
HPE has recently purchased NCG CAM to aid their 5-axis machining and since becoming familiar with the software have bought another 2 seats of NCG CAM to roll out across the shop-floor and are in the process of training all staff up on the programming.
Since using NCG CAM, HPE has found the following:
Although we trialled other software, we found NCG CAM to be the easiest and fastest way to program. The support side for the software is very quick and responsive.