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Rattunde expands global headquarters

July 27, 2017 - Global manufacturer of tube and bar processing machinery Rattunde today announces a substantial increase in its plant and office capacity at the company’s global headquarters in Ludwigslust, Germany, near Hamburg. The announcement was made by company president Ulrich Rattunde.

DGI Supply set to acquire Coast Tool

July 27, 2017 - DGI Supply, a DoALL Company, announced today that it plans to purchase Coast Tool Company of San Leandro and Fresno, Calif. The expected close date is August 26.

Metalforming manufacturing Business Conditions Report: July 2017

July 25, 2017 - Metalforming manufacturing companies anticipate steady business conditions during the next three months, according to the July 2017 Precision Metalforming Association Business Conditions Report. Prepared monthly, the report is an economic indicator for manufacturing, sampling 104 metalforming companies in the United States and Canada.

Multicyl introduces press packages for modular tooling

July 19, 2017 - Multicyl recognizes the value that modular tooling like the Unipunch system brings to manufacturing companies. Not only do they have a working knowledge of the Unipunch catalog but they now offer a full range of standard Multicyl “Press in a Box™” packages to work with specific tools from the Unipunch product line.

American Punch begins construction on major plant expansion

July 19, 2017 - American Punch Company announces they have begun construction on a major plant expansion that will nearly double the size of its production facility and significantly increase their manufacturing capabilities.

U.S. cutting tool 2017 YTD consumption up 5.8% in May

July 13, 2017 - May U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $191.93 million according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

TMW invests in new equipment to increase its Stretcher Leveling Cut-to-Length capacity

July 12, 2017 - TMW has invested in new equipment to increase its Stretcher Leveling Cut-to-Length capacity to meet the growing demand for the EPS Unlimited product. The work is being carefully staged to be completed by July 2018 with no interruption in service to TMW customers.

Amada Miyachi America receives ISO 9001 certification

July 12, 2017 - AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA INC. announces it has completed the ISO 9001 recertification process for its quality management system. The ISO 9001 certification reflects AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA’s commitment to providing high quality, innovative products for customers.

Spirit AeroSystems creates 3- and 4-axis fabrication center of excellence

July 11, 2017 - Spirit AeroSystems announced the creation of a 3- and 4-axis machining center of excellence at its McAlester, Okla., facility. The center will accommodate new detailed parts fabrication work in the global aerostructures market, while also supporting current customer contracts.

GF Machining Solutions’ System 3R celebrates 50 years of precision

July 10, 2017 - GF Machining Solutions’ System 3R, a leading supplier of modular workholding/tooling systems, automation and software, celebrates 50 years of Swedish precision and innovation.

OMAX to highlight waterjet’s composite cutting capabilities at CAMX 2017

July 10, 2017 - At CAMX 2017, September 11-14, Orlando, Fla., OMAX Corp. will highlight the benefits and advantages of using their abrasive waterjets to machine composites and advanced materials in booth E48.

The fourth Valve World Americas Expo & Conference was a success

July 5, 2017 - The fourth staging of Valve World Americas Expo & Conference organized by KCI Publishing Corporation and Messe Düsseldorf North America was held on June 20th and 21st at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. There were a total of 4,141 attendees for the entire event, including nearly 450 conference delegates.

BLM GROUP USA opens new headquarters and tech center

June 30, 2017 - The new 75,000 sq.ft. facility provides even greater access for customers to explore the company’s products, services and technologies. It features an impressive 35,000 sq.ft. showroom, a separate machine setup and tooling area, multiple training rooms and an expanded parts department with upgraded inventory tracking and order fulfillment system.

Metalforming manufacturing business conditions report: June 2017

June 28, 2017 - Metalforming manufacturing companies anticipate little change in business conditions during the next three months, according to the June 2017 Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Business Conditions Report. Prepared monthly, the report is an economic indicator for manufacturing, sampling 105 metalforming companies in the United States and Canada.

GF Machining Solutions secures major U.S. aerospace order

June 26, 2017 - GF Machining Solutions LLC, a division of Georg Fischer, has won a significant order from GKN Aerospace New England, Incorporated. The company, located in Manchester, Connecticut, ordered several high-precision milling machine tools, software and automation – all that will be backed with GF Machining Solutions training, service and support.

Workshops for Warriors' Employer Career Fair Event

June 22, 2017 - Workshops for Warriors is the only school in the Nation that trains, certifies, and helps place Veterans, Wounded Warriors, and Transitioning Service Members into advanced manufacturing careers, and they will be hosting an Employer Career Fair August 4, 2017.

GF Machining Solutions launches apprenticeship program

June 22 2017 - GF Machining Solutions in Lincolnshire launched its “learn and earn” apprenticeship program with the signing of its first official candidate during the company’s Solutions Days manufacturing event. The two-day open house event took place June 6-7 at its Lincolnshire, Illinois headquarters and included live equipment demonstrations and technical presentations.

Emuge Corp. and Open Mind establish partnership

June 20, 2017 -  Emuge Corp., manufacturer of high performance taps, drills, end mills and other rotary tools, announced it has established a partnership with OPEN MIND Technologies AG, developer of CAM/CAD software solutions worldwide.

Cutting-edge technology launches Square Deal Machining to new heights

June 19, 2017 - Purchase of the company’s first tube laser is increasing versatility and productivity.

Dengensha Toa Co., Ltd. merger enhances leading presence in resistance welding industry

June 14, 2017 - In April 2017, Dengensha Mfg. Co., Ltd., Dengensha America’s parent company, merged with Nastoa Welding Technologies Co., Ltd., creating Dengensha Toa Co., Ltd., a new international force in resistance welding.

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