Forbes & Company Limited

MachineCloud

FORBES & COMPANY LIMITED PARTNERS
WITH MACHININGCLOUD

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orbes & Company Limited and MachiningCloud jointly announce their partnership to provide Forbes product data on the Cloud. Forbes manufactures precision engineering tools under the brand TOTEM for threading, milling, drilling, and deburring for industrial applications. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for cutting tools, CNC machines and workholding.

The Forbes MachiningCloud partnership will utilize the convenience of cloud-based technology. This will enable customers to optimize the way they gather information for their manufacturing operations by reducing their need to research multiple catalogs or websites seeking the proper cutting tool that best fits their cutting conditions.

Furthermore, Forbes’ customers will be able to increase their productivity and to achieve greater accuracy by easily downloading descriptive, usage, and geometric information directly into their shop floor software, such as CAM, simulation, and tool management systems.

Ravinder Prem, Chief Operating Officer of Engineering Solution Group for Forbes & Company Limited states, “MachiningCloud will facilitate TOTEM to reach out to varied customer base with our technology solution for different applications. This step is in line with our vision of empowering customer with innovative technological solutions. We are happy to partner with MachiningCloud.”

“We are excited to help customers save time and increase efficiency by offering Forbes product data on the Cloud. Customers will be able to quickly find the right tools for their jobs without spending too much time searching through various resources. All they need will be in one place”, says Christophe Rogazy, Director of Product Management for MachiningCloud

ABOUT FORBES & COMPANY LIMITED

Forbes & Company Limited was founded in 1767, and is the second oldest surviving company in the world. Forbes’ Engineering Division is now a part of the Shapoorji Pallonji (SP) group.

Forbes’ Engineering Division is a manufacturer of Threading Taps & Dies, End Mills, Drills and Rotary Burrs under the brand TOTEM. Forbes has state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Aurangabad. The company has a large distribution network in India, and is exporting to more than 40 countries across the world.

Forbes commits itself to the enhancement of customer delight by providing innovative products by involving all its stakeholders.

ABOUT MACHINING CLOUD

MachiningCloud is dedicated to leading a digital shift within the discrete manufacturing industry to deliver a new level of operational efficiency.
Cloud-based applications, resources, services, knowledge, and digital product data from the world’s leading manufacturers of cutting tools, machine tools, workholding and specialty products are providing efficiency improvements by facilitating the flow of data to and from today’s data intensive shop-floor.

For cutting tool manufacturers and their customers, the MachiningCloud app is an Industry 4.0 solution delivering up-to-date cutting tool manufacturers’ product knowledge and data, fast-tracking cutting tool selection, CNC programming, simulation and shop floor operations.

By providing data from the world’s leading suppliers, MachiningCloud eliminates the hassles of searching through printed catalogs, telephone calls and multiple websites to find optimal tooling, while also removing the burden of manually typing tooling data into CAD/CAM software.