Published On: Mon, Oct 29th, 2012

ModuleWorks and exocad sign partnership agreement

ModuleWorks, the leading supplier of CAD/CAM components for 3-5-Axis toolpath generation and simulation have confirmed their partnership with leading dental industry CAD/CAM vendor, exocad GmbH.

ModuleWorks and exocad sign partnership agreement

ModuleWorks and exocad sign partnership agreement

exocad GmbH provides the most advanced and complete CAD system for customized dental applications, targeted at the OEM market. With simplicity on the surface and power at its core, exocad® DentalCAD offers from work flow management to CAD construction including adequate preparation for production and is an integrated solution for the dental team (or laboratory). The latest addition to exocad is exocam, a fully featured, easy to use CAM solution for dental manufacturing supported by state-of-the-art ModuleWorks 3-5 Axis machining technologyfor fast and accurate toolpath generation.

exocad join the growing list of more than 50 general and specialist CAD/CAM vendors who have selected ModuleWorks to provide machining and/or simulation technology for their CAD/CAM applications. MaikGerth, exocad CTO comments, “We looked at different alternatives for tool path generation, including the ‘make or buy’ comparison, and it was a clear choice to integrate ModuleWorks technology, to quickly expand our 5-axis CAM product range.” Yavuz Murtezaoglu, Managing Director for ModuleWorks comments “We’re very pleased to have exocad as a partner for our dental applications framework. Our partnership highlights the benefits of ModuleWorks component technology, delivering industry proven technology in a short period of time.”

About exocad
exocad GmbH was founded in 2010 as a spinoff of the world renowned Fraunhofer Organization, by the team that created the Fraunhofer IGD Dental CAD Platform. For many years, Fraunhofer’s Institute for Computer Graphics (IGD) has been providing state of the art innovations in the area of CAD and visualization. exocad GmbH has an exclusive license for Fraunhofer’s Dental CAD technology, developed by the founders of exocad while being researchers at Fraunhofer IGD.

About ModuleWorks
ModuleWorks is a software component provider for the CAD/CAM industry. ModuleWorks’ expertise in 5-Axis simultaneous machining and Simulation is recognized throughout the CAM industry and its software components and development services are used by the majority of the leading CAM vendors. ModuleWorks 5-Axis and Simulation software has been used in the manufacture of complex parts for over a decade and they have many users in the global CAD/CAM industry.