Virtual Learning

S 18

Machining using 5-Axis Multi-function Machines

The latest 5-axis multifunction machines increase your competitiveness. Give your technicians the knowledge they need to make full use of these technologies and produce parts by adopting suitable strategies for this new equipment.


Upon completion of the training, the participants will be able to:

  • Identify the field of application, advantages, limitations and constraints of machining technologies in 5-axis
    multifunction machining centres;
  • Discuss machining recommendations and strategies regarding the updating your production equipment to include these new machines;
  • Consider the appropriate decision-making information and recommendations on investing in these technologies;
  • Understand machining-centre operations using 5-axis multifunction machines, and the associated methods






Basic knowledge of digitally controlled machining.


S 05 – Efficient production in machining centres

Pedagogical Means:

Alternating between theory and practice using case studies.

Who should attend:

Supervisors, workshop technicians, programmers, Methods managers and new works managers.

Course outline:

  • General principles:
    • General information on 5-axis multifunction machines and their applications
    • Elements of the technology
  • Machines:
    • Machine kinematics
    • Machine characteristics
  • Peripheral equipment:
    • Spindles
    • Attachments
    • Palletisation and tightening devices
  • Machine characteristics:
    • Ensuring efficient multi-axis machine operation.
    • Machine settings
  • Programming, machining strategies and CAD/CAM:
    • Programming multi-axis machining.
    • Post-processor.
    • Presentation of strategies and CAD/CAM.
  • Assessment:
    • Examples of parts by industrial sector.


This course will be carried out by Mr. Laurent LALLIARD, a Technical expert in the field, providing consultancy services and technical assistance to businesses

Mr. Laurent LALLIARD

Laurent is a Machining Expert of CETIM (Technical Institute of the French mechanical industry). He works for more than 25 years in the area of machining and the CADCAM industry in the area of 5-axis machining. As CADCAM expert and production unit manager, his skills are technical assistance, especially in multi-axis machining, formation and characterization of process. His fields of interventions are mainly directed towards the implementation of machining and improvement of the numerical chain. He’s also a project manager for operating platforms, in the field of high speed machining and multi-axis.

Areas of Expertises

  • Process Improvement :
  • Study of technical and economic feasibility
  • Machining sequence development and improvement
  • Implementation of 5-axis machines
  • Numerical chain implementation
  • Assistance to the choices:
  • Investment and deployment of CAM solutions
  • Machine investment
  • Implementation of machining strategies
  • Project management:
  • Management of shared platform for milling and turning
  • Creation of platform multi-technology
  • Standardization and technological intelligence

Recent Projects

Management of the CETIM shared production unit : SMART Multi-function, machine NTX200SZM Mori Seiki

AREVA : New manufacturing process of a diffuser to replace the molding process

CEA: Component manufacturing feasibility study for the ITER program

CTDec Usitronic: Support for the development and implementation of the solution in France, Switzerland and Spain



  • Cetim for 10 years (Expert in machining)
  • 1997 to 2008 Tebis (CAD / CAM Application Engineer)
  • 1995 to 1997 Mhac (CAD / CAM Application Engineer)


Mechanical Engineering, Engineer, ENSAM, 1993


Course Name

S 18 Machining using 5-Axis Multi-function Machines

Course Date:




Closing Date:



3 Seletar Aerospace Link, Singapore 797550

Course Fee:


Early Bird:


We welcome groups to attend our trainings. Please contact us for a group discount package.

Registration Form

To register for the course, please complete this form.

Payment Details:

  • Registration form and course fees are to reach MATCOR before the closing date.
  • Registration will only be confirmed upon full payment.
  • Direct internet banking payment to MATCOR Technology & Services Pte Ltd, Bank: Development Bank of Singapore, Bank Code: 7171, Branch Code: 032, Swift Code: DBSSSGSG, Bank Address: 1 Kim Seng Promenade, #02-32, Great World City, Singapore 237994, Account / Iban No: 032-004152-3. / PAYNOW: UEN199201190R
  • All cheques should be made payable to “MATCOR Technology & Services Pte Ltd” and mailed to 3 Seletar Aerospace Link Singapore 797550, Or
  • Overseas participants may choose to pay in EUR or USD.
  • Participants shall bear all bank charges for payments.

For clarification or inquiries please contact Ms. Pei Shyan NG or Ms. Irene LIM at +65 67788285 or send an email to

Cancellation & Refund:

  • Any cancellation made after closing date – no refund, but delegate substitution is allowed.
  • Any cancellation made before closing date will receive full refund.
  • MATCOR reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the course, only if deemed necessary