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  • M.A. Metal adds new CO2 Mitsubishi laser machine
    M.A. Metal adds new CO2 Mitsubishi laser machine

    February 21, 2018 - M.A. Metal, a metal stamping and forming company serving various industries, has purchased and installed a new eX-CFR 4500W resonator CO2 Mitsubishi Laser machine in its Indiana facility. The new machine will allow M.A. Metal to cut thicker material and increase cutting speeds.

  • ECi appoints Jeff Ralyea as Manufacturing Division President

    February 15, 2018 - Ralyea will work with the individual leaders of these businesses to refine ECi’s manufacturing and product positioning strategy, drive greater collaboration across the division, and accelerate growth. He will be located at the ECi corporate headquarters in Fort Worth.

  • Saar-Hartmetall announces improved pneumatic hand-held beveling tool
    Saar-Hartmetall announces improved pneumatic hand-held beveling tool

    February 15, 2018 - Saar-Hartmetall USA has announced the availability of their improved SMA 30-P hand-held, pneumatic beveling tool that features a new and simplified design that allows for easier and quicker changing of the milling head.

  • AIDA-America hires Mason Round as project manager

    February 14, 2018 - AIDA-America recently hired Mason Round as Project Manager to join AIDA-America’s degreed engineer Project Management Team. A dedicated Project Manager serves as a single point of contact for all customer needs throughout the life of each project.

  • Chicago Tube and Iron announces promotion

    February 14, 2018 - Chicago Tube and Iron is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott Langford to the position of corporate director of logistics, effective immediately.

  • Menges Roller completes multi-million dollar expansion

    February 14, 2018 - Maxcess today announced the completion of Menges Roller Company’s multi-million-dollar expansion. The expansion doubles its manufacturing footprint while installing state-of-the-art new equipment.

  • Prima Industrie celebrates its 10-year acquisition anniversary of Finn-Power
    Prima Industrie celebrates its 10-year acquisition anniversary of Finn-Power

    February 14, 2018 - The acquisition allowed Prima Industrie to become a major player on a global dimension, and was followed by a phase of deleveraging and financial strengthening. Today, Prima Industrie has plans for future growth, further improving the important results achieved in both market coverage and product innovation.

  • Advanced Machine & Engineering receives nomination for the 2018 Technology Innovator Awards

    February 14, 2018 - The awards, hosted by CV Magazine, recognize outstanding achievement, game-changing innovation, and stellar performance of the very best in each market, industry, sector, and region.

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