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  • Largest Wire & Tube Dusseldorf Trade Fairs Ever

    January 16, 2018 - Three months before the start of wire 2018 - International Wire and Cable Trade Fair - and Tube 2018 – International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair -  exhibitors have booked a record 1.29 million square feet of net exhibit space - about 107,600 square feet more than at the 2016 event.

  • Taylor Tool celebrates 100 years
    Taylor Tool celebrates 100 years

    January 16, 2018 - Established in 1918,  J.A.M. Taylor Tool Co. Limited is a family owned, fourth generation Canadian manufacturing company specializing in quality cutting tools comprising of taps, reamers and dies.

  • Beckwood engineers two 13-ton servo-driven electro-mechanical presses
    Beckwood engineers two 13-ton servo-driven electro-mechanical presses

    January 15, 2018 - Beckwood Press Company has been awarded a contract to manufacture two 13-ton servo-driven electro-mechanical presses for use by a leading footwear manufacturer in a trimming application.

  • Dengensha expands team

    January 12, 2018 - Dengensha America, Bedford, Ohio, named Doug Becker to senior sales engineer and Jim Pfeil as sales engineer.

  • Tobias Kuehnle named Managing Director, TRUMPF Canada

    January 11, 2018 - Tobias Kuehnle will become the Managing Director of TRUMPF Canada, effective April 1, 2018. Mr. Kuehnle succeeds Stefan Fickenscher, who became the Sales Director of the Machine Tool division in the United States at TRUMPF Inc., on January 1, 2018.

  • Guild International gains new ownership with employee purchase

    January 11, 2018 - Guild International announces new ownership with the purchase of the company by three long-term employees: Joseph Thomas, formally VP of Operations, has been named President; William Maruschak will continue as Chief Financial Officer; and Mark Wagner, formally Sales Engineer, has been named Vice President of Sales.

  • Mazak compact simultaneous 5-axis machine features auto work changer
    Mazak compact simultaneous 5-axis machine features auto work changer

    January 11, 2018 - Designed for automated small- to medium-size part-processing operations, the new VARIAXIS i-300 AWC excels in machining aluminum and other nonferrous metals for a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, medical and automotive.

  • Mazda, Toyota create U.S. joint venture, plan to build new assembly plant

    January 10, 2018 - Mazda and Toyota have selected Huntsville, Alabama, as the site of a joint-venture assembly plant able to to build 300,000 vehicles a year. Production will be split evenly between two lines; one will manufacture Mazda's crossover model that will be introduced to the North American market and one will manufacture the Toyota Corolla.

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  • Hilma

    Hilma, a division of Carr Lane Roemheld, is pleased to announce their new edition of the Quick Die and Mold Change catalog is now available.

  • Metabo introduces 2017/2018 catalog

    Metabo Corp., manufacturer of professional grade cordless and corded hand-held power tools and accessories, launched its updated 2017/2018 Power Tools and Accessories Catalog.

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Products

  • Kern releases Class 1 enclosed laser system

    The Class 1 (safety enclosure) machine design ensures personnel working on or around the system are kept safe while the system is in operation.

  • MIG gun handles the extreme

    The Lightning Curve semi-automatic MIG gun has an ergonomic N-66 handle that's engineered with special impact additives to stand up to extreme contact, making it virtually indestructible.

  • Scotchman improves ironworker

    The new and improved 50-ton, 3-station turret hydraulic ironworker, model 5014-ET, now comes standard with electric stroke controls and is more precise and accurate than ever before.

  • All-electric tube bender multiplies productivity

    April 28, 2016 - A new all-electric tube and profile bending machine is helping Crisp Clean Services - a manufacturer of mobile cleaning stations - to substantially boost productivity and make its manufacturing process much leaner.

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Websites

  • Kastalon rolls out new website

    The new site offers a look at the company’s extensive lines of standard products, including rollers, pads, bumpers and sleeves for various uses in materials handling, metals producing and processing.

  • Wilson Tool launches new website

    The new website features a responsive design, in-depth resources to help manufactures and enhanced search capabilities for easy product selection. 

  • Houghton launches new corporate website design

    Houghton has launched a redesigned website at www.houghtonintl.com to deliver streamlined access to detailed information regarding the company and its solutions. 

  • Northshore Steel launches new corporate website

    North Shore Steel offers a wide range of carbon, stainless, aluminum, and galvanized products, including structural steel, pipe, fittings, flanges, and plate.

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Company Profiles

ABRASIVES

ERP SOFTWARE

MICROFINISHING TOOLS

SERVICE CENTERS

Norton | Saint-Gobain Abrasives Epicor Software Titan Tool Supply Inc. Admiral Steel
PFERD Inc.

GRINDING

NESTING SOFTWARE

SOFTWARE

Walter Surface Technologies Diamond Ground Products Metamation Inc. Striker Systems

AIR FILTRATION

LASER TECHNOLOGY

PLASMA TECHNOLOGY

STAMPING/PRESSES

Camfil APC AMADA AMERICA, INC. Koike Aronson Beckwood Press Co.
Donaldson Company Inc. Mazak Optonics Corp. Messer Cutting Systems Inc. SEYI

BENDING/FOLDING

MC Machinery Systems Inc.

PLATE

TUBE & PIPE

Boschert USA TRUMPF Inc. Peddinghaus Zekelman Industries
MetalForming Inc. Vytek

PRESS BRAKE TOOLING

WATERJET

RAS Systems LLC

LINEAR POSITION SENSORS

Mate Precision Tooling Jet Edge
SuperMax Tools MTS Sensors

PRESS BRAKES

Flow Waterjet

COIL PROCESSING

MEASUREMENT & QUALITY CONTROL

Ursviken OMAX Corp.
COE Press Equipment Advanced Gauging Technologies

PUNCHES, DIES & SHEARS

WELDING

Tishken

METAL FABRICATION MACHINERY

American Punch Co. Gullco

CONVEYOR SYSTEMS

Cincinnati Inc.

PUNCHING

Select-Arc
Mayfran International Scotchman Industries Inc. Hougen Manufacturing

 

CUTTING TECHNOLOGY

Trilogy Machinery Inc.

SAWING

 

Hypertherm

METALWORKING FLUIDS

Behringer Saws Inc.

 

DEBURRING FINISHING

Unist Inc. DoALL Sawing

 

Brush Research Manufacturing

 

Starrett

 

Lissmac Corp.

 

Tigerstop

 

Osborn

 

Tsune America LLC

 

SuperMax Tools

 

 

 

 

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