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

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

Germany

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

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

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...

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...

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Growth for the fifth year in a row

Türk + Hillinger

Growth for the fifth year in a row

12/11/2017 - 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...

Report on metal cutting tools market landscape published

Market

Report on metal cutting tools market landscape published

12/06/2017 - The Metal Cutting Tools market research report will educate buyers on the past, current and anticipated market situations, market drivers, trends driving it, and the challenges faced by the market. read...

Additive Manufacturing at Metav 2018

Metav 2018

Additive Manufacturing at Metav 2018

12/01/2017 - 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...

Markets

Governments adopt Florence Declaration

Italy

Governments adopt Florence Declaration

Governments have agreed to work together to identify and implement measures that will significantly increase the speed of geothermal energy development around the world. read...

Additive Manufacturing

Accessible 3D printing for engineers and developers

Formnext 2017

Accessible 3D printing for engineers and developers

3D printing is applied in a very broad range of areas: Medical products, jewelery, prototyping, small-batch production. One company that seems to cater to all these branches is Formlabs. At Formnext 2017, the US-based company presented their complete range of products, from special printing materials and a new SLS printer to an automated cell. 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

Highly successful EMO Hannover boosts orders of Germany's machine tool market

Germany

Highly successful EMO Hannover boosts orders of Germany's machine tool market

VDW announced the latest numbers for the German machine tool industry. The positive outcome is not least due to a very successful EMO Hannover trade fair, VDW says. read...

Suppliers Products

Meusburger Georg GmbH & Co. KG

Expansion of the range of hydraulic cylinders

Hydraulic cylinders now available from stock with stroke up to 200 mm

BORIDE Engineered Abrasives

Introducing the Golden Star

Made with premium aluminum oxide grain and a proprietary treatment process, the Golden Star delivers exceptional performance on EDM surfaces, ...

CNC Software Inc.

Mill-Turn Solutions - Multi-tasking

Mastercam Mill-Turn (MT) makes machining on today's turning center and machining centers simpler and easier than ever. ...

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

Filtration of Coolants and Lubricants: There is more to it than meets the eye

Vomat

Filtration of Coolants and Lubricants: There is more to it than meets the eye

To manufacture precision tools, tool manufacturers must be technically up-to-date and optimally coordinate all parameters involved in the process. Fine filtration of cooling lubricants also plays an important role within the overall manufacturing process. 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...