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Beckwood to supply hydraulic deep draw press to Columbia Metal Spinning

March 23, 2017 - Scheduled for completion in August 2017, the technologically-advanced machinery will expand Columbia Metal Spinning’s large-diameter draw forming capabilities and supplement their existing 250-ton hydraulic press.

Capital Machine holds event at expanded Technology Center

March 17, 2017 - On March 7 - 8, 2017, Capital Machine Technologies opened its’ newly expanded Technology Center in Dallas. Capital displayed the broadest range of Fabricating Machines, Robotic Systems and Welding Technology ever displayed by a distributor.

Walter opens new Technology Center at worldwide headquarters

March 10, 2017 - To help its customers unlock the power of digital technology and the Smart Factory, Walter has opened a new Technology Center at its Tübingen, Germany worldwide headquarters.

TigerStop opens new office in Mexico

March 1, 2017 - Citing growth in sales and the potential for expanding into foreign markets, TigerStop has opened a new office in Mexico City and has hired Gregorio Aspeitia as the National Sales Manager for Mexico.

New start for INGENIA thanks to ASMAG – Joint projects in the works

February 21, 2017 - The ASMAG Group, based in Scharnstein, Austria and INGENIA, specialist for crane and handling technology located in Linz, have been working closely together since August 2016. This has ensured the continuation of INGENIA. On February 1, ASMAG acquired the shares in INGENIA and the first joint projects are already in the works.

Fonon introduces Flexion Technology in CleanTech laser surface cleaning products

February 21, 2017 - CleanTech laser products are used for surface preparation, paint removal, and surface cleaning. The newly released CleanTech systems offer a non-abrasive cleaning process that is safer and more eco-friendly.

Fischer Special Tooling announces launch of new website

February 8, 2017 - The newly updated website features their extensive line of precision carbide tooling including form cutting tools, internal grinding arbors and quills, custom form gages, trepan form tools, and form milling cutters.

Messe Düsseldorf to organize Tube Producers' & Suppliers' Pavilion at Fabtech 2017

February 7, 2017 - The Tube Producers’ and Suppliers’ Pavilion is Messe Düsseldorf’s answer to rising demand from the tube industry and the tube trade for a separate segment covering tubes, tube end products and the tube trade at FABTECH.

Atlas Technologies invests in a large frame HAAS Vertical Machining Center

February 3, 2017 - Atlas Technologies announced today the installation of a HAAS Large Frame Vertical Machining Center in their Fenton, Mich., facility. The VF-12 Series VMC is designed to accommodate large-volume machining required to service Atlas’ various customer markets.

SME introduces mine fire documentary

February 1, 2017 - The Health & Safety Division and the Coal & Energy Division of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) are pleased to announce the video premiere of the new documentary Remember Wilberg during the SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 119th National Western Mining Conference.

Profile Cutting Systems installs two plasma and OxyFuel cutting machines for a US Navy shipyard

January 31, 2017 - Profile Cutting Systems has just completed the installation of two large plasma and OxyFuel cutting machines for a US Navy shipyard. Each system features dual Lincoln 400-amp plasma systems, infinite rotation triple Oxyfuel beveling torches and introduced revolutionary OxyFuel cutting torches.

OMAX receives 2016 Tibbetts Award for micro abrasive waterjet technology

January 26, 2017 - On January 10, OMAX Corp. was one of 37 companies to receive the prestigious Tibbetts Award at the White House. The Tibbetts Award is given to small businesses and individuals by the US Small Business Administration in recognition for innovative research and development of transferrable technology. OMAX received the award for its outstanding technological innovation in the area of micro abrasive waterjet technology, culminating in the MicroMAX JetMachining Center.

LVD Strippit opens two new regional support centers

January 5, 2017 - LVD Strippit announces the opening of its Southeast Support Center located in Charlotte, North Carolina and its Southwest Support Center in Dallas, Texas. The two new regional facilities are dedicated to improved customer care at the local level.

New Castle Stainless Plate LLC formed after Outokumpu divestiture

January 25, 2017 - The quarto plate stainless steel mill in New Castle, Indiana—previously owned by Finland-based, Outokumpu—returns to American ownership. The mill and its assets were purchased from Outokumpu by the millʼs current management team and a private equity company, DʼOrazio Capital Partners, LLC. The new company will operate under the name New Castle Stainless Plate, LLC and will be based in New Castle, Indiana. The sale was effective at midnight on January 24, 2017.

CK Worldwide Inc. celebrates 50 years

January 23, 2017 - CK Worldwide Inc. is celebrating 50 years of developing innovative technology and products for the welding industry. Established in 1967, Conley & Kleppen, later to become CK Worldwide, has brought more improvements to TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas) equipment than any other manufacturer.

SafanDarley expands distribution network in North America

January 17, 2017 - Starting January 1, 2017, SafanDarley has appointed Modern Machinery as distributor for the state of Michigan (excl. upper Peninsula of Michigan, which is covered already by Gladwin Wisconsin). Modern Machinery already serves customers in Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky.

OMAX Corp. brings waterjet cutting versatility and value to HOUSTEX

January 12, 2017 - At HOUSTEX 2017 in booth 2621, OMAX Corp. will demonstrate how its JetMachining Centers, advanced Intelli-MAX Software Suite and world-class training and support bring versatility and value to manufacturers in a variety of industries, including oil and gas.

Mazak Optonics Corp. expands partnership with Modern Machinery Co.

January 11, 2017 - Mazak Optonics Corp. is pleased to announce the expanded coverage with their distributor Modern Machinery Company based out of Indianapolis. For over 30 years, Modern Machinery Company has been a Mazak Optonics distributor. Modern Machinery Company will now be representing Mazak Optonics Corp in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Michigan.

Metals & Services celebrates 40 years

January 11, 2017 - This year, Metals & Services will celebrate 40 years in business, family owned and in their third generation. Metals & Services was founded in the Chicagoland suburb of Lombard, Illinois, in 1977 by Harvey J. Baessler.

Industrial Tube & Steel opens new location, now serving Nashville area

January 6, 2016 - Industrial Tube & Steel Corporation has kicked off operations at a 40,000-sq.-ft. metal servicing facility in Mt. Juliet, Tenn. The new location allows ITS to service businesses in Tennessee, Southern Kentucky and Northern Alabama.

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