Category Archives for "QTE Customer Success Stories"

World Skills 2019 - Kazan

Scott May Represents USA at WorldSkills Kazan As the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 competition draws near, competitors all across the world work to perfect their technical skills. The global event, held this year in Kazan, Russia from August 22 to August 27, will test the young adults on the very skills that keep their countries running […]

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QTE Manufacturing Solutions celebrates its 30th year in business

Defying Gravity . . . and Taking CAM Solutions to New Heights   QTE Manufacturing Solutions, an engineering design firm and Mastercam® CAD/CAM software reseller, teamed up with one of its manufacturing customers and a major aerospace OEM to complete an interesting assignment for NASA.  The objective was to design a specialized test setup that […]

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Seyer Industries Copes with Aerospace Manufacturing Complexity [QTE Mastercam Success Story]

Our customer, Seyer Industries, is focused on continuous improvement and drives this through the culture of their company. They utilize the latest software technology to maintain the competitive edge which has helped them grow since being founded in 1957. Check out this full article published in Aerospace Manufacturing and Design about how they are harnessing Mastercam […]

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Mastercam CAD/CAM software to produce a single-billet aluminum guitar body

QTE customer, Wolfert’s Tool and Machine initially purchased Mastercam software to keep up with the increasing workload of making aerospace parts. Sometime later, owner Ken Wolfert was reading an article about how the hardwoods used to make solid electric guitar bodies are becoming endangered. This is when Mr. Wolfert began exploring how Mastercam could be […]

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QTE Customer Monster Race Products Uses Mastercam to Improve Motorcycle Head Design

New Billet Head Design Gets International Recognition The mission of Monster Race Products, a motorsports startup company out of Wichita, KS, is to use advanced manufacturing processes to help racers, engine builders, and OEMs fulfill their visions of improved racing performance. It broke into this market in 2013 by introducing a radically different 4-cylinder motorcycle […]

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QTE Customer – Mid-Western LLC honored as international leader in drilling equipment

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO — For over 65 years of being an international leader in manufacturing quality pneumatic and hydraulic drilling equipment for mining and minerals, and for recently opening their world headquarters in Wentzville, Mo., Mid-Western LLC has received the Business Spotlight Award for December from the Economic Development Roundtable of St. Charles County.  […]

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QTE Customer Precision Cutter & Tool Celebrates 25 Years

Precision Cutter & Tool, Lebanon, Missouri, celebrated its 25th anniversary on September 5th. The event included a luncheon, presentations and tours of the facility. Hartwig and Okuma helped with the event. The presentations included several local and state officials and representatives from Hartwig and Okuma. A constant theme throughout the comments and presentations was the value of teamwork to Precision Cutter & Tool. “My employees are the key to […]

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QTE Customer Raptor Manufacturing LC Installs Another CNC Vertical Machining Center

Raptor Manufacturing LC, Wichita, Kansas, has recently installed its third Feeler CNC vertical machining center, a VB-2200. The one-year-old job shop specializes in tooling for the aerospace and plastics industries and is owned by long-time industry veteran Kevin Payne. His experienced crew of 18 has over a century of tooling experience. The firm is ISO 2001 and AS9100 certified. The new Feeler VMC, a VB-2200, […]

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QTE Customer Creative Specialties Continues Growth

Creative Specialties, Billings, Missouri, continues to grow and add equipment. The precision CNC milling and turning firm has added a second Leadwell V-40 CNC VMC with a 4th axis and a Romer inspection arm. Founded in early 2009 by John Turano, a 29-year machining veteran, the ISO-certified firm also has 3D CAD/CAM capabilities. “We have 12 employees working 2+ shifts for six days a week,” noted […]

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QTE Customer Roberts Tool & Die Co. Installs Two Pieces of Mori Seiki Equipment

Roberts Tool & Die Co. (RTD), Chillicothe, Missouri, has recently installed two pieces of Mori Seiki CNC machining equipment. The 29-year-old firm offers tool & die design/build; CNC machining, wire EDM, special machines, stamping and assembly. The die work includes all types of dies such as progressive, blank, pierce, draw, form & trim and manual transfer. Above (l-r): Roberts Tool & Die’s Rick Grell, Randy Grell […]

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QTE Customer Globalparts Aero Manufacturing Starts Up With Latest Technology

Globalparts Aero Manufacturing, Augusta, Kansas, has recently started up and is using the latest in technology to maximize its performance. Starting up at the first of the year, the sister division of Global Parts (an aerospace parts distributor) is managed by long-time industry veterans Chris Roberts and Michael Oakleaf. The firm offers 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC machining on some of the latest equipment. Globalparts […]

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