TIMONIUM, Maryland, June 22 – PCS Engineering, Inc., a product development services company and Objet Geometries reseller will host 3D printing, 3D scanning and CNC software seminars in select Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia venues this summer.
"The road show will display how leading manufacturers use CAD/CAM software, 3D scanning and 3D printing technologies to accelerate the product development process," said PCS Engineering, Inc. CEO Michael Huggins. "It is intended for manufacturing professionals seeking to improve operations with greater efficiencies in terms of cost and time required to bring new products to market."
Technology providers will include software and equipment demonstrations such as:
DP Technology: Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Software
Epilog Lasers: CO2 Laser Engraving Systems - Special Feature Laser Cutting Demonstration
GoMeasure3D: 3D Scanning, Inspection and Reverse Engineering 3D Measurement Reverse Engineering and Inspection Solutions - Special Feature the Microscribe Portable CMM Measurement Arm Demonstration
Objet: 3D PolyJet™ Matrix technology and Digital Materials - Special Feature Objet30 Demonstration
Siemens PLM: SolidEdge Software Modeling and Assembly Tools
2012 PCS Engineering, Inc. Road Show Schedule:
June 25: Marriott SpringHill Suites Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 901 Atlantic Ave., Virginia Beach, VA
June 26: NASA Langley Research Center*, Hampton, VA
June 27: Newport News Marriott at City Center, 740 Town Center Dr., Newport News, VA
June 28: Richmond Marriott, 500 East Broad St., Richmond, VA
July 9: Philadelphia Marriott West, 111 Crawford Ave., West Conshohocken, PA
July 10: Courtyard Reading Wyomissing Hotel Marriott, 150 North Park Road, Reading, PA
July 11: Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, 25 South Queen St., Lancaster, PA
July 12: Courtyard Harrisburg Hershey Marriott, 725 Eisenhower Blvd., Harrisburg, PA
July 30: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
July 31: Virginia Western Community College, 3094 Colonial Ave., Fishburn Hall F206, Roanoke, VA
August 1: James Madison University, Festival Conference Center, 1301 Carrier Dr., Harrisonburg, VA
August 2: Harley Davidson of Fredrick, RR 255 Frederick, MD
Road Show events run 10:00am to 3:00pm and will include live 3D printing, 3D imaging and laser cutting and software demonstrations from technology experts.
Industrial designers and manufacturing engineers interested in 3D printing a part should send a CAD model in .STL format to firstname.lastname@example.org one week prior to each scheduled event. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-service basis. During 3D imaging demonstration, PCS Engineering, Inc. will scan mechanical shapes and provide the data output to attendees.
About PCS Engineering, Inc.
PCS Engineering, Inc. offers design engineering, rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing solutions to industrial designers and manufacturing engineers. PCS Engineering, Inc. delivers prototypes and parts in a comprehensive range of plastic and metal production grade materials. Services include 3D Data Capture, Scanning and Revere Engineering, Stereolithography, Selective Laser Sintering, Selective Laser Melting, 3D Printing, CNC Machining, RTV Molding, Urethane Casting, Die Casting. PCS is an Objet Geometries reseller and offers access to Objet Connex500™, Connex350™, Objet260 Connex™, Eden500V™, Eden 350/350V™, Eden 260V™, Eden250™, Objet24 Personal 3D Printer and the Objet30 Desktop 3D Printer to the region. Connect with PCS Engineering, Inc. on Facebook and Twitter, or visit www.pcsenginc.com.
About DP TechnologyDP Technology is a leading developer and supplier of computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software for a full range of machine tool applications. ESPRIT, DP Technology's flagship product, is a powerful, high-performance, full-spectrum programming system for milling, turning, wire EDM, and multi-tasking machine tools. ESPRIT and the personnel who support it embody DP Technology's passion for excellence and vision of technology's potential. For more information, visit: www.dptechnology.com.
About Epilog Laser
Headquartered in Golden, Colorado, Epilog Laser was established in 1988 to bring CO2 laser engraving systems to both commercial customers, small business owners and the home craftsman. These CO2 laser engraving systems can cut and engrave into wood, acrylic, plastic and many other materials. They also produce stunning results on stainless due to the heightened demand for convenient metal marking solutions, in 2006 Epilog Laser expanded its product line to offer a fiber laser system that allows users to mark directly on metal surfaces including titanium, steel, aluminum, carbide, alloys, brass, and more. For more information, visit: www.epiloglaser.com.
GoMeasure3D supplies 3D measurement reverse engineering and inspection solutions, both hardware and software, to a wide variety of industries. For more information, visit: www.gomeasure3d.com.
Objet is a leading provider of high quality, cost effective inkjet-based 3D printing systems and materials. A global company, Objet has offices in North America, Europe, Japan, China, Hong Kong, and India. Objet's 3D printing systems and 3D printing materials are ideal for any company involved in the manufacture or design of physical products using 3D software or other 3D content. Companies using Objet's solutions can be typically found in sectors such as consumer goods & electronics, aerospace & defense, automotive, education, dental, medical and medical devices, architecture, industrial machinery, footwear, sporting goods, toys and service bureaus. For more information, visit: www.objet.com.
About Siemens PLM
Solid Edge is an industry-leading mechanical design system with exceptional tools for creating and managing 3D digital prototypes. With superior core modeling and process workflows, a unique focus on the needs of specific industries, and fully integrated design management, Solid Edge guides projects toward an error free, accurate design solution. Solid Edge modeling and assembly tools enable your engineering team to easily develop a full range of products, from single parts to assemblies containing thousands of components. For more information, visit: www.siemens.com.
Source: PCS Engineering