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Case studies

What PowerShape users are saying

See how manufacturers are using PowerShape modeling for manufacture tools to greatly improve their CAM programming activities.

Omega Tool Corp: Solving complex engineering challenges

Learn how Omega uses PowerShape to succeed in the design and manufacture of large, complex molds. Hear how PowerShape imports 3D model data from multiple sources and enables designs to be enhanced in readiness for CAM programming.

"PowerShape allows me to load CATIA, NX, and Pro-Engineer data seamlessly. It gives me tools to make solids better than the customer originals."
—Calvin Matte, Advance Design Engineer

Video (2:13 min.)

Chicago Mold Engineering: PowerMill plus PowerShape modeling for manufacture

Discover how Chicago Mold Engineering uses PowerShape to prepare incoming model data for use inside PowerMill. PowerShape enables customer revisions to be managed faster, helping its shop floor team produce better quality parts in less time.

"The interaction between PowerMill and PowerShape has definitely streamlined our ability to manufacture molds. We can start making chips right away."
—Shawn McNamara, Designer

Video (2:12 min.)

Cavalier: Streamlining electrode manufacture with PowerShape

Cavalier invested in PowerShape and its automated electrode production tools. Find out how integrating its shop-floor CNC machines and EDM hardware resulted in productivity gains, enabling costly outsourcing work to be pulled back in-house.

"We can produce electrodes 3 to 5 times faster with PowerShape. We’ve pulled $600,000 of EDM outsourcing costs back in-house."
—Brian Bendig, President

Video (2:25 min.)

Piller Aimmco: Automating PowerShape and PowerMill

Customizing and automating PowerShape and PowerMill enabled Piller Aimmco to produce more complex molds and dies. Learn how investing in software and processes prevented the firm from turning valuable work away, resulting in its business becoming more successful.

"We’ve customized our use of PowerShape and PowerMill. Our automation allows us to build parts that would have been impossible before."
—Larry Sarkinen, Manufacturing Engineer 

Video (1:50 min.)

OPS Ingersoll: Automated EDM with PowerShape and PowerMill

Autodesk and OPS Ingersoll partnered to automate the design, manufacture, inspection, and EDM burning of copper and graphite electrodes. Hear how integrating software and hardware helps OPS avoid costly mistakes.

"Combining Autodesk software and OPS hardware allows us to offer our customers highly automated EDM processes."
—Reiner Jung, General Manager

Video (6:36 min.)