Supplier News

  1. Surfware Inc. Receives Patent For Engagement Milling (TrueMill®)
    Surfware Inc., developer of SURFCAM CAD/CAM software, announced recently that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a patent (number 7451013) for its Engagement Milling technology.
  2. SURFCAM Velocity 4 Beta Shipped, Wins Praise From Testers
    Surfware, Inc. announced recently that the beta version of its flagship CAM software, SURFCAM Velocity 4, is in the last phase of testing and has been made available to SURFCAM Beta Users.
  3. Surfware Adds Two Physicist/Programmers To Its Expanding R&D And Programming Staff
    Surfware, Inc., developer of SURFCAM Velocity CAD/CAM systems Powered by TrueMill , recently announced that Nolan Snell has joined Surfware as a Senior Software Developer and Maurice McKay has joined the firm as a R&D Engineer.
  4. Surfware, Inc. And Swift-Carb CNC To Launch Swift-Carb TrueMill® Certified Series Of Cutters At IMTS 2008
    Surfware, Inc., developer of SURFCAM® CAD/CAM systems and Kent, Washington-based Swift-Carb CNC, a New Tech cutting tools company, announced recently that cutting tools built specifically to optimize TrueMill’s patented cutter path will be launched in September, 2008 at IMTS (the International Manufacturing Technology Show) in Chicago.
  5. Surfware Announces Live Demonstration Of SURFCAM Velocity Powered By TrueMill At WESTEC 2008
    Surfware, Inc., developer of SURFCAM CAD/CAM systems, recently announced that it will demonstrate the latest TrueMill® patent pending technology with live machining demonstrations at WESTEC 2008
  6. Microscan Appoints New Company President
    Microscan, a leading manufacturer of automation technology equipment, announces the appointment of Jeff Timms as the company President, effective January 1, 2008.
  7. ABB Wins Orders Worth $440M In China For World’s Longest Power Link
    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $440M from the State Grid Corporation of China and other partners to provide new ultrahigh-voltage technology for the world’s longest power transmission link
  8. Pure Solar Power In Sun-Drenched Southern Spain - With Help From ABB's System 800xA

    Europe’s first large-scale solar energy plant – the 100 megawatt Andasol I and 2 in the Sierra Nevada of southern Spain – opens up a new era in renewable emissions-free power generation. ABB’s market-leading and award-winning Extended Automation System 800xA will control this innovative new process

  9. Why Data Matrix Sets The Standard For Challenging Item By Laura Hoffman, Microscan
    Data Matrix sets the standard for reliable, accurate and space-efficient identification. In fact, it is the standard specified by the Electronic Industries Association (EIA), Semiconductor Equipment Manufacturer’s Institute (SEMI), Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG), Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), NASA, the Air Transport Association (ATA) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), for meeting a variety of item traceability and lifetime identification requirements. Submitted by Microscan
  10. 10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Jumping On Board The RFID Bandwagon
    While RFID has proven to be a valuable tool in many industries and has several advantages over the bar code, implementing an RFID solution may not be appropriate for your business from the payback perspective. Whether your investigation of RFID solutions is voluntary or involuntary, as in the cases of Wal-Mart and Department of Defense (DoD) mandates, there are ten key questions that you can ask yourself to help determine your RFID application's payback. Submitted by American Barcode and RFID