Birmingham, UK - Delcam Crispin, a supplier of CADCAM (computer-aided design and manaufacturing), has introduced a learning zone to its website, including videos and brochures.
The learning zone features videos introducing the company's various design and manufacturing software programmes for the footwear industry, and a range of brochures detailing the benefits of using CADCAM for footwear manufacture, including polyurethane applications. It also offers access to an evaluation version of the ShoeMaker software for concept design.
Delcam Crispin says it is the world's leading supplier of CADCAM software and services to the footwear industry, and that it is the only company able to provide a complete software solution for the design and manufacture of lasts, soles and uppers.
The company does not develop its own hardware but its close relationships with manufacturers of scanning equipment and cutting tables allow it to supply both hardware and software to organisations wishing to buy from a single source.
The complete range of Delcam CRISPIN software includes programmes for importing scan data from lasts or feet and developing new or modified last designs, for concept design of uppers and soles, for pattern development, nesting and cutting, for grading of lasts, uppers, soles and patterns, and for machining and inspection of moulds for soles.