Metabo introduces its Mobile Safety Training/Job-site Event Trailer

August 16, 2017 - The multi-purpose trailer is fully outfitted, and in a matter of minutes can be ready to showcase Metabo's range of products at open houses, special events, local and regional trade shows, job-sites and training centers.

IPG Photonics Corp. announces a new partnership with MC Machinery

August 15, 2017 - IPG Photonics Corporation announced a new partnership with MC Machinery (MCM) promoting IPG's growing portfolio of industrial laser systems for materials processing applications.

Funds advised by Apax Partners to acquire ECi Software Solutions

August 14, 2017 - Exact Software’s Macola, JobBOSS and MAX businesses will be combined with ECi. Current majority owner The Carlyle Group to continue as minority investor.

Siemens expands tech center near Chicago

August 11, 2017 - Siemens expanded its Technical Application Center (TAC), which offers machine tool dealers, importers and end-users of Sinumerik CNCs a complete range of learning opportunities including classroom training, online instructor-led training, and online self-paced training.

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

August 9, 2017 - June U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $186.57 million according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute and The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

Mazak adds machining power and versatility to Kentucky plant

August 8, 2017 - New HCN-16000Q combines the part-processing advantages of an HMC and a boring mill.

Bystronic to introduce Mobile Bending Cell automation for the Xpert 40 at open house

August 3, 2017 - Bystronic Inc. will introduce the new Mobile Bending Cell automation at their Premier Open House Event on September 13-14, 2017. This automated bending system is unique and it provides users with a great deal of freedom for varying order situations.

GF Machining Solutions names Ellison Technologies as new distributor

July 28, 2017 - GF Machining Solutions is happy to announce Ellison Technologies as its new distributor to serve customers in two regions in the upper Midwest. Effective July 20, 2017, Ellison Technologies’ North Central office began representing GF Machining Solutions serving customers in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.

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.


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