Tebis provides a complete and true-to-life digital simulation of the manufacturing environment − from the machine to the tools to the clamping devices and units It’s a ‘win-win’ with the digital twin. Mike Richardson meets with Tebis’ marketing manager Michael Klocke to hear how aerospace manufacturers can better plan their production throughput using Tebis’ digital manufacturing solutions. When I look back at my previous life working as a manufacturing engineer, it was a pleasure collaborating with German colleagues on one of my old employer’s many machine shopfloor improvement projects. Every morning would begin with my then German boss announcing at the team briefing: ‘we have to make a plan’. By the end of my all-to-brief secondment it was clear to me that the Germans like to plan things. As I sit listening to Tebis’ marketing manager Michael Klocke, the old memories come flooding back, for he truly believes in planning. I should have guessed, but then again, the company is a global market and technology leader in the CAD/CAM and manufacturing execution systems (MES) sector. Tebis’ products are used to design, plan and manufacture high-quality, high accuracy components. By i...