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Creating a new cutting tool – From concept to spindle

Product development

Creating a new cutting tool – From concept to spindle

New cutting tools are continuously being introduced to the market, but what is the process needed to develop a product from concept through to the spindle? Global company Dormer Pramet tasks its product management and development department with creating new tools every year. read...

Attacks cost €43 billion damage

Germany

Attacks cost €43 billion damage

Sabotage, data theft and espionage have caused the German industry a loss of €43.4 billion in the past two years. Seven out of ten industrial companies (68%) were victims of such attacks during this period; one in five companies (19%) suspected this. read...

Mapal: “More visible as a process partner”

Q&A

Mapal: “More visible as a process partner”

E-mobility not only affects automobile manufacturers, but also has an impact on smaller suppliers. Dr. Jochen Kress of Mapal explains what changes a C parts supplier is facing and how the company intends to compensate for potential sales losses. read...

Tool's profile accuracy and complex geometry cut out to be winner

Anca

Tool's profile accuracy and complex geometry cut out to be winner

Australia – Anca has just announced the winner of its first Tool of the Year award at IMTS in Chicago recently. read...

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...

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...

21 Product Highlights at AMB 2018

AMB

21 Product Highlights at AMB 2018

Whether you are looking for machining equipment or undexable inserts: at the many booths of AMB you will probably find what you are looking for. read...

Tomorrow's trends on show at the special shows of AMB

AMB 2018

Tomorrow's trends on show at the special shows of AMB

Nowadays, many trade fairs offer a wide range of additional programmes. The AMB, too, of course. The history of the development of a racing car, the latest innovations in machining and concrete optimisation through digitisation – these are the subjects of this year's special AMB shows. read...

How to excel: Compare, compile, conduct

3C Approach

How to excel: Compare, compile, conduct

Global competition is getting stronger. It is becoming increasingly difficult for toolmakers to differentiate themselves from other companies. The WBA Tooling Academy Aachen has found a way to obtain a superior strategic position and to achieve operational excellence. read...