Conventional chucks or face plates reach their limits in cutting applications where thin walled parts are concerned. the parts are deformed in the clamping process, shaping and geometric tolerances are difficult to adhere to and the interference contours of the clamping devices restrict the accessibility. However, there are alternatives. read...

NEWS

Positive feedback for new trade fair concept of Cast Forge

Germany

Positive feedback for new trade fair concept of Cast Forge

Messe Stuttgart has presented its concept for the new trade show Cast Forge at a get-together . According to the show organiser, the concept was met with a high level of acceptance. The trade fair is specifically addressed at castings, forgings and their machining. read...

Smooth machining, high precision and efficient roughing

Jongen

Smooth machining, high precision and efficient roughing

At EMO Hannover 2017, Jongen has presented a number of new products. Highlights were the newly developed face milling cutters Jongen Uni-Mill A20 and the milling programme Jongen Uni-Mill FP 70. read...

Hurco finishes 2017 successful

UK

Hurco finishes 2017 successful

Hurco Europe announced a sales growth of more than 22 % in 2017 compared with the previous year. The company's turnover in this year is £23 million. read...

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Vero Software lauches new tool for the mould and die market

Vero Software

Vero Software lauches new tool for the mould and die market

12/15/2017 - The latest release of Visi from Vero Software, Visi 2018 R1, provides a wide variety of new and enhanced items of functionality for both CAD and CAM. The Mould Tool module is based on the Assembly-Ng technology. read...

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

Germany

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

12/13/2017 - The annual community meeting of Aachener Werkzeugbau Akademie (WBA) in Aachen, Germany, brought together around 150 professionels fot networking, exchange and insights into the work of the Tooling Academy Aachen. read...

Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle win Sigma Award

Germany

Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle win Sigma Award

12/13/2017 - For the first time, Sigma Engineering has awarded companies for projects with a consistent use of its Sigmasoft Virtual Molding Software. Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle, a Portuguese toolmaker. read...

Markets

Innovations: Increased pace necessary

Poland

Innovations: Increased pace necessary

Investment in innovation is a necessary factor which on the one hand ensures dynamic development and on the other hand enables equal rivalry with foreign competitors. In Poland, despite a clear improvement in recent years, there is still a lot to make up for in terms of industry innovation as well as innovation of the economy as a whole. read...

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing at Metav 2018

Metav 2018

Additive Manufacturing at Metav 2018

Metav 2018 once again will be complemented by a number of special areas related to metalworking technologies, such as Moulding, Medical and Quality. Among them is this year a Additive Manufacturing Area. Renishaw's Rainer Lotz talks about the current state of the technology, trends and Renishaw's participation at Metav 2018. read...

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Machining Equipment

Yamazaki Mazak apprentices win three training awards

UK

Yamazaki Mazak apprentices win three training awards

Three apprentices of Yamazaki Mazak in UK have won awards at the annual Worcestershire Group Training Association awards ceremony. All three winners are now working full time at the company's facility in Worcester. read...

Partner News

SolidCAM Ltd.

Successful EMO 2017 for SolidCAM and Distribution Partners

..."The EMO exhibition in Hannover, Germany, is the leading international trade fair for the manufacturing industry, ...

Vero Software Limited

BATIMAT - Paris Nord - Villepinte | France - 11/6/17-11/10/17

Batimat is the building industry’s leading international trade show, where the sector’s decision-makers and project managers come together to choose partners and seek products and service solutions for current and future buildings. ...

Heun Funkenerosion GmbH

New option for APos machines Measuring sensor for testing and setup of work pieces

The integration of a measuring sensor increases the efficiency, quality and accuracy of your high-speed erosion machine. ...

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Hot Runners

Growth for the fifth year in a row

Türk + Hillinger

Growth for the fifth year in a row

The Türk + Hillinger Group, headquartered in Swabian Tuttlingen and its business subsidiaries in Saxony, Hungary and the USA reports a double-digit growth in 2017. This is the fifth year in a row, the company announced. read...

Suppliers Products

SolidCAM Ltd.

2.5D Milling Module - Most powerful and easiest to create 2.5D CNC Milling toolpaths!

The most straightforward, easy to use interface, seamlessly integrated in SolidWorks, ...

CNC Software Inc.

Wire EDM Solutions

Mastercam Wire is the next generation of our popular program, delivering comprehensive wire EDM software with powerful wirepaths and techniques. ...

Jongen Werkzeugtechnik GmbH

Jongen UNI-MILL Step Milling Cutter Type FP 723

UNI-MILL step milling cutter type FP 723, developed especially for the machining of step-, ...

Materials

suppliers NEWS

SolidCAM Ltd.

Successful EMO 2017 for SolidCAM and Distribution Partners

..."The EMO exhibition in Hannover, Germany, is the leading international trade fair for the manufacturing industry, ...

Vero Software Limited

BATIMAT - Paris Nord - Villepinte | France - 11/6/17-11/10/17

Batimat is the building industry’s leading international trade show, where the sector’s decision-makers and project managers come together to choose partners and seek products and service solutions for current and future buildings. ...

Heun Funkenerosion GmbH

New option for APos machines Measuring sensor for testing and setup of work pieces

The integration of a measuring sensor increases the efficiency, quality and accuracy of your high-speed erosion machine. ...

Components

Association members tour four countries in three days

VDWF

Association members tour four countries in three days

The German Association of Tool and Mould Makers‘ (VDWF) networking event for young entrepreneurs took around 40 mouldmakers on a three-day trip around Lake Constance in October 2017 to visit OEMs and innovative mould shops in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. read...

Cutting Tools

Cloud-based technology to optimise manufacturing processes

Dapra / Machining Cloud

Cloud-based technology to optimise manufacturing processes

CAD – US-based tool manufacturer Dapra has now partnered Machining-Cloud to offers its customers the company’s extensive range of indexable tools for milling – totaling 1,600 - on Machining-Cloud. read...

EDM

Cutting-edge control on machines for Industry 4.0 needs

EMO 2017

Cutting-edge control on machines for Industry 4.0 needs

Mitsubishi Electric premiered two of the company’s high-performance wire-cutting machines from the MV-R Connect series, MV1200R and MV2400R with a new control and simplified operation, at EMO Hanover recently. read...