Over 40000 Walter Cutting Tools Available on MachiningCloud
STANS, Switzerland, Sep 20, 2018 – Walter cutting tool product data is now available on MachiningCloud. Over 40,000 tool items can be accessed by Walter customers. Walter offers a wide range of precision tools for milling, turning, drilling and threading applications. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for world-leading cutting tool manufacturers, CNC machines, and workholding.
The Walter MachiningCloud partnership utilizes the convenience of cloud-based technology, which enables customers to optimize the way they gather information for their manufacturing operations by effortlessly searching for the proper cutting tool that best fits their cutting conditions without having to search through catalogs or multiple websites.
Furthermore, Walter customers will be able to increase productivity and achieve greater accuracy by easily downloading descriptive, usage and geometric information directly into their shop floor software, such as CAM, simulation, and tool management systems.
“At Walter, we believe that good product data is the foundation for optimizing customer digital processes. Based on this conviction, we have been preparing our product data for some time. With the Walter catalog on MachiningCloud, we have reached another milestone on this journey, which is not yet at its goal”, says Konstantinos Bountolas, responsible for product data and digital solutions at Walter.
“We are very happy that customers can now find Walter product data on MachiningCloud”, says Pierre-Francois Tavard, Senior Product Manager for MachiningCloud. “In a world eager to embrace Industry 4.0 technology, MachiningCloud will help deliver up-to-date product data right from Walter’s knowledgebase to Walter’s customer desktops and tablets.”
Walter AG was founded in 1919 and is now one of the world’s leading metalworking companies. As a provider of specialized machining solutions, Walter offers a wide range of precision tools for milling, turning, drilling and threading applications. Walter works together with its customers to develop custom solutions for fully machining components for use in the aviation and aerospace industries, as well as automotive, energy, and general engineering. The company demonstrates its Engineering Kompetenz at every stage of the machining process. As an innovative partner capable of creating digital process solutions for optimal efficiency, Walter is pioneering Industry 4.0 throughout the machining industry. With over 3500 employees worldwide, together with its numerous subsidiaries and sales partners, Walter AG serves customers in over 80 different countries. For more information, visit www.walter-tools.com.
MachiningCloud is dedicated to leading a digital shift within the discrete manufacturing industry to deliver a new level of operational efficiency. Cloud-based applications, resources, services, knowledge, and digital product data from the world’s leading manufacturers of cutting tools, machine tools, work holding, and specialty products are providing efficiency improvements by facilitating the flow of data to and from today’s data-intensive shop-floor.
For cutting tool manufacturers and their customers, the MachiningCloud app is an Industry 4.0 solution delivering up-to-date cutting tool manufacturers’ product knowledge and data, fast-tracking cutting tool selection, CNC programming, simulation and shop floor operations. By providing data from the world’s leading suppliers, MachiningCloud eliminates the hassles of searching through printed catalogs, telephone calls and multiple websites to find optimal tooling, while also removing the burden of manually typing tooling data into CAD/CAM software.
For more information about MachiningCloud, Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 solutions, please visit www.machiningcloud.com.