Open Mind joins Okuma Partners in THINC initiative

Germany-headquartered CADCAM developer Open Mind Technologies AG has partnered with Okuma America Corporation, joining the Partners in THINC collaboration, founded by Okuma.

“We are looking forward to collaborating with Okuma and the members of Partners in THINC to bring the most advanced, integrated solutions to manufacturers,” said Alan Levine, Managing Director for Open Mind Technologies USA, Inc.

“As we continually strive to keep our CADCAM solutions at the forefront of the industry, we welcome the opportunity to work together with other leading companies to enable customers to leverage our technology to meet and exceed their production needs.”

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Open Mind to Partners in THINC. Open Mind’s globally recognised, powerful 5-axis and multifunction CADCAM solutions will strengthen and expand our technology portfolio to address the needs of the expanding additive manufacturing segment and much more,” said Wade Anderson, director, Partners in THINC said

Okuma and Open Mind already collaborate on 4- and 5-axis projects for various Okuma machines, including machining centers, multi-function mill-turn machines and hybrid technology, resulting in significant improvements in precision, reliability and quality for increased customer productivity.

Partners in THINC is a collaboration network of more than 50 industry leaders who come together to solve problems and explore new productivity ideas for real-world manufacturing. With Okuma’s open architecture, PC-based OSP control as its nucleus, Partners in THINC brings specialised equipment, expertise and a commitment to provide the best possible integrated solutions to end-users.

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