GibbsCAM to be Demonstrated at Haas Demo Days

June 11, 2009

MOORPARK, California, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Cimatron Limited
(NASDAQ: CIMT), a leading provider of integrated CAD/CAM solutions for the
toolmaking and manufacturing industries, announced that GibbsCAM, its
software for programming CNC machine tools, will be demonstrated as part of
Haas Automation’s upcoming annual Demo Days to be held June 17, from 10AM to
, at various Haas Factory Outlets (HFO) throughout the United States and

“Participation in the Haas Demo Days is a great opportunity to
demonstrate the extensive new features of GibbsCAM,” states Bill Gibbs, Gibbs
and Associates company founder and president. “While a good percentage of our
customers use GibbsCAM to generate CNC programs to drive Haas machine tools,
Haas uses it in daily machine-tool production. Furthermore, Haas application
engineers use GibbsCAM to demonstrate the wide capabilities of their machine

The one-day Demo Days events will feature the latest affordable,
super-high-production CNC machines from Haas, with live demonstrations on
every machine in the HFO showrooms. Live demonstrations of the latest
GibbsCAM, version 9.3, will show how easily it creates efficient CNC programs
for Haas machine tools. The GibbsCAM Advanced 3D High Speed Machining (HSM)
and 5-Axis modules will be featured, together with postprocessors that
support every Haas machine tool made. The other GibbsCAM modules will also be
available for demonstration, including GibbsCAM TMS (Tombstone Management
System), which was originally developed to support Haas’ internal tombstone
programming with efficient layout and programming of tombstone-fixtured parts.

The Advanced 3D HSM module comprises multiple machining methods
specifically developed for multi-surface hard milling and high speed
machining in SolidSurfacer(R) to provide high quality surface finishes that
reduce or eliminate polishing. The various machining styles are useful for
multiple applications and offer smooth entries, exits and cutting motions,
with steep or shallow angle limits, rest passes, tool-holder collision
checking, and options to change cutting style. These styles are Contour,
Constant Step Over Cut, Flats Cut, Lace Cut, Intersections, Automatic Core
Detection, and Improved Pocketing.

The GibbsCAM 5-axis Module provides multi-surface 5-axis roughing and
finishing; multi-surface, 5-axis, flow-line machining; surface edge. 5-axis
swarf cutting (typically for trimming vacuum-formed parts); adaptable
interface, based upon part-type strategy, shows only what is needed; advanced
gouge checking to ensure safe cuts even in most complex operations; complete
control of entry, exit, cut-to-cut and between-cut motion; 5-axis depth cuts
machining; and integration with the GibbsCAM Machine Simulation module for
complete toolpath verification and simulation of all the machine’s moving
components. Version 9.3, adds automatic tilting and various tilting options,
plus many new enhancements to provide greater flexibility and productivity
for using multi-axis machines.

For information about Haas Automation’s Demo Days, visit the Haas
Automation Web site at http://www.HaasCNC.com, or call 800-331-6746, or
contact your local Haas Factory Outlet. For the cities where GibbsCAM will
demonstrated, or to find out more about GibbsCAM or Gibbs’ participation at
Haas Automation’s Demo Days, go to Gibbs’ Web site at http://www.GibbsCAM.com.

About Gibbs and Associates and GibbsCAM

For over twenty five years, Gibbs and Associates has been a leader in
providing cutting edge CAD/CAM technology, while maintaining its signature
ease-of-use and productivity. Powerfully Simple, Simply Powerful is the
guiding philosophy at Gibbs. Gibbs believes in empowering the NC programmer,
machinist, and manufacturing engineer, not eliminating them. Gibbs’ goal is
to introduce manufacturers to new technologies and new ways of working that
makes their machining easier and their businesses more profitable. To achieve
this goal, Gibbs creates tools that are naturally intuitive, graphically
interactive, extremely visual, associative, and just plain enjoyable to use.
Gibbs provides a total quality solution with the service and support
successful customers require.

The current GibbsCAM product line supports 2- through 5-axis milling,
turning, mill/turning, multi-task simultaneous machining and wire-EDM.
GibbsCAM also provides fully integrated manufacturing modeling capabilities
that include 2D, 2.5D, 3D wireframe, surface, and solid modeling. GibbsCAM is
certified for Microsoft’s Windows Vista. GibbsCAM’s data exchange
capabilities are able to access the broadest range of native and industry
standard CAD data formats. GibbsCAM is certified under the Autodesk Inventor
Certified Application Program, is a Solid Edge Certified Select Product, and
is a SolidWorks Certified CAM Product. GibbsCAM is either offered or endorsed
by a number of leading worldwide control and machine tool manufacturers,
including GE Fanuc, Infimatic, Siemens, Doosan Infracore, Haas, Index, MAG
Fadal, Mazak, Mitsubishi, Mori Seiki, and Tornos. Gibbs and Associates
distributes its products worldwide through a network of international

In January 2008, Gibbs and Associates merged with Cimatron Ltd, and is
now operating as a wholly owned subsidiary. For more information about Gibbs
and Associates and its CAM software packages, call 1-800-654-9399, or visit
the company on-line at http://www.GibbsCAM.com.

About Cimatron

With over 25 years of experience and more than 40,000 installations
worldwide, Cimatron is a leading provider of integrated, CAD/CAM solutions
for mold, tool and die makers as well as manufacturers of discrete parts.
Cimatron is committed to providing comprehensive, cost-effective solutions
that streamline manufacturing cycles, enable collaboration with outside
vendors, and ultimately shorten product delivery time.

The Cimatron product line includes the CimatronE and GibbsCAM brands with
solutions for mold design, die design, electrodes design, 2.5 to 5 axes
milling, wire EDM, turn, Mill-turn, rotary milling, multi-task machining, and
tombstone machining. Cimatron’s subsidiaries and extensive distribution
network serve and support customers in the automotive, aerospace, medical,
consumer plastics, electronics, and other industries in over 40 countries

Cimatron is publicly traded on the NASDAQ exchange under the symbol CIMT.
For more information, please visit the company web site at

The Gibbs logo, GibbsCAM, GibbsCAM logo, Virtual Gibbs, Gibbs SFP,
SolidSurfacer, MTM and “Powerfully Simple. Simply Powerful.” are either
trademark(s) or registered trademark(s) of Gibbs and Associates in the United
and/or other countries. Microsoft, Windows, and the Windows logo are
trademarks, or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United
and/or other countries. All other brand or product names are
trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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    For More Information Contact:
    Yvonne Anderson
    Marketing Communications Manager
    Gibbs and Associates
    Phone: +1-805-523-0004
    Fax: +1-805 523-0006
    Email: yvonnea@GibbsCAM.com

    Ilan Erez
    Chief Financial Officer
    Cimatron Ltd.
    Phone: +972-3-531-2121
    Email: ilane@cimatron.com

    Yael Nevat
    Phone: +972-3-611-4466
    Email: yael@commitment-IR.com

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