Founded in 1990, Wilcox Associates, Inc. developed PC-DMIS, the world’s leading high precision measurement machine software and Enterprise Metrology Solutions, a tightly integrated suite of software products focused on the collection, evaluation, management and presentation of manufacturing data. These products allow manufacturers to quickly capture dimensional data, analyze it and act on it to reduce scrap, improve throughput and reduce costs.
Wilcox Associates is a subsidiary within the Hexagon Metrology group, which distributes and supports PC-DMIS and all its related products worldwide. In addition to the PC-DMIS brand, other Hexagon Metrology brands include: Brown & Sharpe, CE Johansson, Cognitens, DEA, Leica Geosystems, Leitz, ROMER , CimCore , Sheffield and TESA .
PC-DMIS CMM is the world’s leading Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) Software with over 50,000 seats in place worldwide. Its powerful capabilities are used to measure everything from simple prismatic parts to the most complex aerospace and automotive components.
PC-DMIS CATIA V5 Direct CAD Interface (DCI) allows using CATIA V5 Models in the inspection process, eliminating translation with direct use of the CATIA geometry data and GD&T information. It maintains the original design intent throughout the measurement process and the links between the CAD model, the inspection plan and the measurement programs.