Case Studies Advantage Metal Products Advantage Metal Products is the brainchild and ongoing success story of the Segundo brothers, who got their start in the manufacturing business by sweeping the shop floor of their father’s metal-fabrication company. Advanced Metal Products Uses the Customization Tools within Surfcam Traditional to Establish Company Standards and Increase Efficiency while Serving Multiple Industries. HOZ Manufacturing, LLC While customer satisfaction can make or break any manufacturer, HOZ Manufacturing, LLC, has made a specialty of becoming a one-stop shop with the kind of customer service that clients are unlikely to find just about anywhere else. Precision job shop HOZ Manufacturing, LLC, uses the specialized cycles within Surfcam Traditional to retain toolpath control while producing a wide range of parts Surfcam Helps Machine Company Meet Order By Slashing Cycle Time A Turkish company manufacturing shopfloor machines and production lines turned to Surfcam to help them meet an important order from an American corporation. DKW Precision Machining DKW Precision Machining has used Surfcam Traditional since 1998 to cut machining time and deliver unparalleled part quality to multiple industries, including the underwater exploration, aerospace and commercial industries. Counted among DKW’s customers are Schilling Robotics, which produces underwater remotely operated vehicles, or ROVs, and automotive manufacturer Tesla, Inc. Davis Technical College The machine shop at Davis Technical College is where practice and passion converge to hone the skills and creative drive that the manufacturing industry will always need. Davis Technical College programs its CNC machinery with Surfcam Traditional and partners with industry innovators to bring the latest technologies to students. Bemsco Having secured a niche in the world of aerospace manufacturing by turning out parts that others simply cannot produce, Bemsco thrives in an industry defined by complex jobs and equally challenging part specifications. Bemsco uses Surfcam Traditional to produce a wide range of challenging parts. BJB Enterprises BJB Enterprises Eliminates Outsourcing and Increases Efficiency with Surfcam Traditional. "Without the outsourcing, turnaround time is a lot faster, and we don’t have to count on someone else to come through.” says CNC Programmer Joe Castillo of BJB Enterprises, based in Tustin, Calif. Making a Splash When it comes to orchestrating major events, glamour and flawless presentation are all that the audience sees — which is exactly the way it’s supposed to be. International company VER manufactures a wide range of specialty event-production equipment with Surfcam Traditional. Special FX Making a living in the film industry can sound like a lot of glitz and glamour, but long-time special effects specialist Matt Sweeney knows exactly how much work goes into creating the perfect illusion. Special effects gear manufacturer Matt Sweeney Special Effects, Inc., uses Surfcam Traditional to continuously increase production capabilities. When Practice Makes Perfect Striving for perfection can be an act of futility, but if you ask experienced manufacturer Rich Thompson, he’ll tell you that perfect parts are the only kind worth making. High-end job shop Thompson Machine makes a range of products, including custom boat and energy parts, with Surfcam Traditional Battle of the ’Bots Building a robot from scratch is no easy feat, but the challenge is just part of the fun for students on the Cimarron-Memorial High School Robotics Team — aptly dubbed the Highrollers. Cimarron-Memorial High School of Las Vegas uses Surfcam to build robots that go the distance Manufacturing on a Grand Scale Maintaining tight tolerances on large precision parts is no easy feat, which is one of several reasons that manufacturers shy away from projects of the massive variety. Large precision prototype manufacturer Tapemation Machining, Inc., saves time and gains accuracy with Surfcam Traditional. Hitting the Bullseye Manufacturing products created just to be destroyed is all in a day’s work at Griffon Aerospace, which turns out high-precision remotely piloted aircraft destined to be shot down by the U.S. military. Remotely piloted aircraft manufacturer Griffon Aerospace increased accuracy and efficiency by choosing Surfcam. Surfcam’s Role in Global Motor Industry Schools Competition Surfcam’s Czech Republic reseller organised the national leg of two global engineering competitions for schools, and helped the country winners prepare for the international finals. Manufacturing Speed for Drag Boats When there’s more to going fast than simply punching the accelerator, knowing how to harness the science of speed is what it takes to make — and break — records. Advanced Design Technologies, LLC, manufactures Top Fuel hydroplane drag boat transmissions and custom parts with help from Surfcam. A History of Excellence A stroll through the bustling plant of agricultural packaging giant F-D-S Manufacturing is a firsthand lesson in the power of innovation. The F-D-S Manufacturing Company has used Surfcam for nearly decades to produce its range of agricultural packaging products and remain competitive. A Job Shop of Uncustomary Quality BD Customs uses the power and flexibility of Surfcam Traditional to fulfill a wide range of customer demands. Brian Evanson, owner of BD Customs, credits the ease of use inherent to Surfcam for helping him to juggle his diverse workload and consistently turn out high-quality parts. Breaking the Mold Breaking the mold is all in a day’s work for Javier Valdivieso, a man adept at combining art and manufacturing to startling — and often breathtaking — effect. With Surfcam on its side, ADM Works manufactures with imagination to turn complex projects into reality.