September 18, 2013
Lantek Sheet Metal Solutions, a developer of CAD/CAM/MES/ERP software for the metals industry in Miñano, Spain, has formed a distribution agreement with Mitsubishi Electric Mechatronics Software Corp., Japan, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Electric Corp. The agreement will lead to the development and marketing of tube cutting software.
Lantek opened its Japan office in 2000.
The Mitsubishi subsidiary is focusing its interest on Lantek's CAD/CAM tube cutting programs, particularly the Flex3d Tubes application for the design and cutting of steel tubes, with connectivity to all CAD and BIM software on the market. The program features multiple tube design options, simulation processes, and adaptation to the characteristics of each machine, whether it has three or five axes.