SOLIDWORKS CAM uses rules-based machining to enhance the programming process. CAMWorks is a software for machine tools that’s fully integrated, associative, and feature-based.

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Advanced, smart manufacturing through an integrated CAM. Machine faster and faster capture with re-use of programming.

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Rules-based machining with extended programming capabilities. This advanced program allows for larger production runs and high-speed machining.

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Quickly program individual parts built to company standards. Gain rules-based machining without leaving SOLIDWORKS.

Find the Best Fit

Get the function you need in your budget.



Rules-based machining follows your company’s best practices established through past programming. Couple this with Automatic Feature Recognition, and your business can automatically apply standard strategies to estimate machining time and setups required.

CAMWorks Features

Learn more about CAMWorks Shopfloor, a data management solution; CAMWorks Additive, for metal 3D printing entirely within the SOLIDWORKS platform; and Eureka Virtual Machine Simulation, for simulation purposes (move robotic arms in a virtual world!).


CASE STUDY: Medical Device Manufacturer Saved 100+ Programming Hours with CAMWorks

When you’re developing products to fight cancer, there’s no time to waste. dotDecimal is a company that provides radiation therapy devices. CAMWorks' intelligent machining automated their processes, saving them hundreds of programming hours. After switching to CAMWorks, dotDecimal saw:

  • 99.6% on-time delivery within 24 hours
  • 85-90% automated product design and machining
  • 100s of CNC programming hours saved

CAM Features Glossary

Learn about milling, turning, and G-code simulation.

Why Choose GSC?

Our mission is to fuel your success. We learn your business processes, and then offer solutions to drive enterprise-wide success. We equip your staff with comprehensive training, from hands-on classroom experiences to webinars and online training. Let us show you why we've been recognized by SOLIDWORKS for top customer retention for 17 years in a row.