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17-3029.06 - Manufacturing Engineering Technologists   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Adjustable wrenches
  • Adjustable hand wrenches
  • Dial calipers
  • Digital calipers
Casting machines
  • Centrifugal casting machines
  • Permanent mold casting machines
Center gauge
  • Edge finders
  • Optical comparators
Coordinate measuring machines CMM
Deburring tool
  • Deburring tools
Desktop computers
Drill press or radial drill
  • Drill presses
Eddy current examination equipment
  • Eddy current inspection equipment
Fatigue testers
  • Fatigue testing machines
Frequency calibrator or simulator
  • Signal analyzers
Fume hoods or cupboards
  • Fume hoods
Fused deposition modeling machine
  • Fused deposition modeling FDM machines
Hardness testers
  • Automatic microhardness testers
Hex keys
  • Hex key sets
Horizontal turning center
  • Computerized numerical control CNC lathes
  • Engine lathes
Induction heaters
  • Induction melting units
Injection molding machines
  • Thermoplastic injection molding presses
Liquid penetrant examination equipment
  • Dye penetrant inspection equipment
Magnetic particle examination equipment
  • Magnetic inspection equipment
Metal band sawing machine
  • Band saws
  • Automated vision systems
  • Programmable automation controllers PAC
  • Programmable logic controllers PLC
Milling machines
  • 3-axis computer numerically controlled CNC milling machines
  • Computerized numerical control CNC machining centers
  • Computerized numerical control CNC routers
pH meters
Power grinders
  • Pedestal grinders
  • Machinist rules
Safety glasses
  • Three-dimensional laser digitizers
Straight edges
  • Parallel sets
Tension testers
  • Servohydraulic tensile testing machines
  • Tensile testers
Tracer or duplicating or contouring lathe
  • Lathes
Turning machines
  • Computerized numerical control CNC turning centers
Universal milling machine
  • Horizontal milling machines
Vertical machining center
  • Vertical machining centers
Vertical turning center
  • Vertical spindle mills
Wire cathode electrode discharge machine
  • Electrical discharge machines EDM


Analytical or scientific software
  • MSC Software Adams
  • MSC Software Nastran
  • MSC Software Patran
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Hot technology
  • Dassault Systemes CATIA Hot technology
  • Dassault Systemes SolidWorks
  • Kubotek CADKEY Wireframe
  • PTC Creo Parametric Hot technology
  • Siemens PLM Software NX
  • Siemens PLM Software Solid Edge
Computer aided manufacturing CAM software
  • Cimatron Group GibbsCAM
  • Delcam
  • Materilise Magics
  • Planit Alphacam
  • Rapid prototyping software
  • Surfware SURFCAM
Development environment software
  • National Instruments LabVIEW Hot technology
Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • Infor Industrial Essentials
  • Management information systems MIS
  • Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Hot technology
  • SAP Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Microsoft Visio Hot technology
Industrial control software
  • Artificial intelligence software
  • Human machine interface HMI software
  • Manufacturing execution system MES
  • MASS Group FactoryLink SCADA HMI
  • National Instruments NI-DAQmx
  • PLC Automation Intellution iFIX
  • Siemens SIMATIC HMI
  • Supervisory control and data acquisition SCADA software
  • VIA Information Tools MAN-IT
  • Wonderware InTouch HMI
Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
  • ABB CPM4Metals
  • AspenTech Aspen InfoPlus
  • Horizon Software MRP Plus
  • Materials requirement planning MRP software
Object or component oriented development software
  • G-code
  • Microsoft Visual C++
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Project management software
  • Microsoft Project Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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