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Latest Machinery News Thursday, 24 July 2014
 

Software aids rapid growth at Mi-Pa-Met

 MTI - Software aids rapid growth at Mi-Pa-Met
Mon 21st Jul
From the very beginning of forming his company, Claudio Miot, owner of Mi-Pa-Met Srl, was convinced that making the right software investment decisions would help his company to grow rapidly.
After discussions with software vendors, Mi-Pa-Met decided to start with an investment in metrology, buying its first CMM with Delcam's PowerInspect software.
"The software... [More]

Manufacturing awards

 MTI - Manufacturing awards
Mon 21st Jul
Manufacturers are being urged to put themselves forward for a prestigious national business award.
EEF/Aldermore's Future Manufacturing Awards are designed to find the best of British manufacturing and give companies... [More]

Royal interest in metal 3D printing

 MTI - Royal interest in metal 3D printing
Mon 21st Jul
His Royal Highness the Duke of York visited the Renishaw-supported additive manufacturing research facilities on a recent visit to the University of Liverpool.
During his visit, in support of the International Festival of Business, the Duke... [More]

550 new jobs at Vauxhall

 MTI - 550 new jobs at Vauxhall
Mon 21st Jul
Car manufacturer Vauxhall has announced the creation of 550 new jobs at two factories.
Around 300 new positions will be secured at the firm's plant in Ellesmere Port, ahead of production of a new Astra model.
Meanwhile, a second shift will be added... [More]

600 Group buys property

 MTI - 600 Group buys property
Mon 21st Jul
600 Group has purchased the freehold property for one of its existing businesses, Gamet Bearings, based in Colchester, for £725,000.
The purchase replaces the existing sale and leaseback agreement that 600 Group formerly had for the site.
The company says that the investment... [More]

Pipe bender boosts throughput

 MTI - Pipe bender boosts throughput
Mon 21st Jul
A Unison all-electric pipe bending machine is helping Frank Mohn Piping to improve the production accuracy and throughput of complex, largebore hydraulic piping systems.
The machine is also designed to help the company improve manufacturing efficiency by reducing the number... [More]

Kemppi acquires Weldindustry

 MTI - Kemppi acquires Weldindustry
Mon 21st Jul
Welding equipment specialist Kemppi has announced its acquisition of Weldindustry AS of Norway.
The purchase is an important step in Kemppi's strategy for the future.
Weldindustry is said to be one of the pioneers in the... [More]

Fanuc upbeat

 MTI - Fanuc upbeat
Mon 21st Jul
Responding to the recent announcement by the ONS on positive economic indicators, Chris Sumner, managing director of Fanuc UK, says: "British manufacturing is booming.
As we enter the traditionally quiet summer period... [More]

Apprentices wanted

 MTI - Apprentices wanted
Mon 21st Jul
Norton has launched an apprenticeship programme set up predominantly to support the British motorcycle industry.
The firm is looking to recruit 40 apprentices by September as part of its British Motorcycle Manufacturing Academy.
The academy will be... [More]

Concraft advance with Form 20 die-sink models

 MTI - Concraft advance with Form 20 die-sink models
Mon 21st Jul
With a long roster of blue chip customers that includes Cisco, Intel, Sony, Toshiba, LG and Samsung, Taiwan-based Concraft, a specialist in connectors for the electronics industry, has in the past three years accumulated a fleet of 13 EDM machines from... [More]

Excetek runs rings around EDM

 MTI - Excetek runs rings around EDM
Mon 21st Jul
Designed specifically for the high precision production of ringed turbine blade holders, the Excetek R2000 wire cut CNC EDM is of key interest to aero engine component manufacturers and the power generation industry supply chain.
Able to accommodate rings with an outside diameter of between 600 and 2200 mm, with a wall thickness of up to... [More]

Sodick at IMTS

 MTI - Sodick at IMTS
Mon 21st Jul
Planning for IMTS 2014 (8-13 September, Chicago) is in full force at Sodick Inc.
The company says that each machine destined for the show is selected carefully to make sure there's a good representation of new machines, popular machines and each type of technology.
During IMTS 2014, Sodick will display two never-beforeseen models, a wire... [More]

Top marks for MacroNano

 MTI - Top marks for MacroNano
Mon 21st Jul
Nottingham University has turned to System 3R tooling for use on its metalcutting machines in the recently opened, £3.5m Institute of Advanced Manufacturing (IAM).
The increased demand for micro and nano precision manufacturing processes has led the IAM to fit MacroNano tooling on its latest EDM machine, a Sodick AQ750... [More]

ECM suits aero engine parts

 MTI - ECM suits aero engine parts
Mon 21st Jul
ECM machines from Emag are said open up new opportunities in aero engine manufacturing.
The process comes into its own where complex components are to be produced in demanding materials, as it machines high tensile alloys and similar materials with a minimum of tool wear.
The surfaces are of outstanding quality, says... [More]

Record year for Erodex

 MTI - Record year for Erodex
Mon 21st Jul
"After 40 years of trading, we have again finished our financial year on record turnover," says Steve Rolinson (pictured), sales director at Erodex, a specialist in carbon and graphite supply.
Following four decades of progress, the company's vision has expanded too, with Erodex opening major expansions to its machine shop, to facilitate the company’s... [More]

Tokai Carbon set for AMB

 MTI - Tokai Carbon set for AMB
Mon 21st Jul
Tokai Carbon Europe, represented by Tokai Carbon Deutschland, will be present at the AMB show in Stuttgart, Germany on 16-20 September.
The company will be displaying a range of products including graphite and Tokarec (CFC) used in many different high temperature... [More]

ExxonMobil unveil Looble

 MTI - ExxonMobil unveil Looble
Mon 21st Jul
ExxonMobil has developed Looble, an online Mobil-branded industrial lubricant product selector, to help plant operators and maintenance professionals match their equipment needs with lubrication recommendations for machinery manufactured by more than 6500 equipment... [More]
 
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