Delcam to become Autodesk subsidiary, Issue 1

Shareholders in Delcam, one of the world’s leading suppliers of advanced software for manufacturing industry, recently announced that they have voted to accept the offer made by Autodesk to acquire the company.

The acquisition is expected to be completed during February.

Headquartered in the U.K., Delcam has more than 30 offices worldwide and over 700 employees. The company’s range of design, manufacturing and inspection software provides automated CAD/CAM solutions for a variety of industries, ranging from automotive and aerospace to footwear and healthcare.

Autodesk and Delcam offer complementary ranges of software, with Autodesk’s programs for design, engineering and entertainment able to be combined with Delcam’s focus in manufacturing.

On completion of the acquisition, Delcam will become a subsidiary of Autodesk. It will maintain its focus on accelerating the growth of its market share in the manufacturing sector, with the added strength that will come from being part of a larger organization. Delcam customers will continue to be supported by engineers in the Delcam global network of Subsidiaries, Joint Ventures and Sales Partners.

For more information on Delcam and its CADCAM software, please contact Peter Dickin, Marketing Manager at 44 (0)121 683 1081 or by e-mail at