The fax and telephone era in the steel and metal trading business is coming to an end. The winners will be the traders who have been quick and purposeful in the digitisation of their processes. The development will lead to fully automatic steel supply via the Internet of Things – with or without steel traders. read...

NEWS

Boeing and Haimer strategic partnership

Haimer

Boeing and Haimer strategic partnership

USA/Germany - The partnership between the Boeing Company and Germany-based Haimer Group has been strategically expanded to a joint membership at the OMIC R&D institution. read...

Moulding a mould: A new technique for creating silicone moulds

R&D

Moulding a mould: A new technique for creating silicone moulds

Silicone moulds are great for small-series production of, for example, educational parts, jewellery or art. Producing them, however, is difficult. Complex objects require a lot of experience and manual work. Scientists have now found a way to create the moulds faster and cheaper. read...

Demand for plastics and plastics processing remains high

Demand for plastics and plastics processing remains high

From 16 to 20 October, people from all over the world will come to Friedrichshafen, Germany, to see the latest trends in plastics processing. More than 1,800 exhibitors will present their international offerings at Fakuma, a leading technical event for the plastics industry. read...

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Microstructural technologies for special steel development

France

Microstructural technologies for special steel development

Ugitech is expanding its technological resources in research & development, the company announced. The producer of made-to-order stainless steel solutions has equipped its research centre with state-of-the-art 3D surface measurement technology. read...

Open Mind announces partnership with Okuma

United States

Open Mind announces partnership with Okuma

Open Mind Technologies, a developer of CAD/CAM software solutions, has announced it has recently partnered with Okuma America Corporation, joining the Partners in Thinc collaboration, which was founded by Okuma. read...

Full space already booked

Germany

Full space already booked

Formnext has continued to show its best side in 2018. At the beginning of September, 10 weeks before the exhibition opens its doors, the two levels of Exhibition Hall 3 with 550 expected exhibitors and an exhibition space of 36,000 square metres were full to capacity. read...

Markets

Positive trend in the machine tool industry continues

Germany

Positive trend in the machine tool industry continues

The machine tool industry is breaking one record after another. The positive trend of the previous year continued in the first quarter of 2018. There are signs of solid growth in both order intake and production. read...

Additive Manufacturing

How classic foundries remain competitive against 3D printing

How classic foundries remain competitive against 3D printing

Aircraft manufacturers, automotive OEMs and designers: When rapid production of small batches of complex parts is required, more and more companies are turning to 3D metal printing. However, there are ways for traditional foundries to make friends with the competing manufacturing method. read...

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Okuma wins factory award

Japan

Okuma wins factory award

In late August, CNC manufacturer Okuma won the Good Factory Award issued by the Japan Management Association for Dream Site 2. read...

CAD/CAM

Version R16 to help part designers and mould-makers get better

Simpatec/ Fakuma

Version R16 to help part designers and mould-makers get better

The comprehensive range of services from Simpatec to develop and optimise components using the latest software technologies will be showcased at Fakuma. read...

Partner News

MMC Hitachi Tool Engineering Europe GmbH

ModuleWorks, Hommel and MMC Hitachi Tool accelerate rotary machining

ModuleWorks, the leading supplier of CAD/CAM software components for machining and simulation, ...

HASCO Hasenclever GmbH + Co KG

HASCO innovations at FAKUMA in Friedrichshafen, October 16 - 20, 2018

Alongside numerous interesting innovations in the fields of standard mould units and hot runners, ...

Vero Software Limited

WorkNC Expert Experience at IMTS - McCormick Place, Room E266 - 13/09/18-13/09/18

Join us on the Thursday of IMTS for a WorkNC expert experience software session IMTS 2018 is an opportunity to learn about new methods and techniques to improve your manufacturing processes. ...

top used-machines of MM Die Börse

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Suppliers Products

CNC Software Inc.

Woodworking / Millwork - Flexibility, Speed, and Specialty Tools

Success in the world of CNC woodworking / millwork requires flexibility, speed, and unique software tools. ...

SolidCAM Ltd.

SolidCAM's Powerful Simultaneous 5-Axis Machining

Benefit from the most tested and proven 5-axis CNC milling toolpaths in the industry, ...

HASCO Hasenclever GmbH + Co KG

Unbeatable duo for practical small series

HASCO’s Clever Mold System in conjunction with the innovative small series mould saves time and cost in mould and toolmaking.

suppliers NEWS

MMC Hitachi Tool Engineering Europe GmbH

ModuleWorks, Hommel and MMC Hitachi Tool accelerate rotary machining

ModuleWorks, the leading supplier of CAD/CAM software components for machining and simulation, ...

HASCO Hasenclever GmbH + Co KG

HASCO innovations at FAKUMA in Friedrichshafen, October 16 - 20, 2018

Alongside numerous interesting innovations in the fields of standard mould units and hot runners, ...

Vero Software Limited

WorkNC Expert Experience at IMTS - McCormick Place, Room E266 - 13/09/18-13/09/18

Join us on the Thursday of IMTS for a WorkNC expert experience software session IMTS 2018 is an opportunity to learn about new methods and techniques to improve your manufacturing processes. ...

Components

Mould and die-making services and components all from one group

Meusburger/Fakuma

Mould and die-making services and components all from one group

Following the motto ‘everything from a single source’, the Meusburger Group, including PSG, WBI and the youngest group member, Segoni, will present new and tried-and-trusted products and services in the field of mould and die-making. read...

Cutting Tools

Radial cutters: With great commitment to success

LMT Tools

Radial cutters: With great commitment to success

The more a cutting edge is tangentially engaged during milling, the faster the machining. LMT Tools has found a solution for radial cutters that ensures significantly shorter throughput times and better surface quality. What exactly is behind the increase in performance and where are radial cutters used? read...

EDM

Optimised processing of graphite: Mark-free production

GF Machining Solutions

Optimised processing of graphite: Mark-free production

The automotive and information and communications technology (ICT) sectors requiring graphite moulds for glass end products and graphite electrodes present distinct challenges in terms of surface finish, precision, process reliability and productivity. read...