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Aluminum Grinding Re-Imagined: Aluminator T27

Aluminum Grinding Re-Imagined: Aluminator T27

Rex-Cut Abrasives Introduces New Aluminum Grinding Wheel to Market Rex-Cut Abrasives, a premium abrasive product manufacturer, announces the Aluminator, a new solution to Aluminum Grinding that...

18-12-2018 Processing Hits:23

Hillfoot Strengthens Purchasing Team With Peter Morris Appointment

Hillfoot Strengthens Purchasing Team With Peter Morris Appointment

Hillfoot, the leading UK supplier of engineering steel, is delighted to announce that it has further strengthened its buying team with the appointment of Peter...

18-12-2018 Production Hits:24

Hermle machining centre C 22 UP with pallet changer in tool making

Hermle machining centre C 22 UP with pallet changer in tool making

Hermle machining centre C 22 UP with pallet changer in tool making Automated die machining boosts manufacturing capacity With its standardisation strategy and the C 22...

18-12-2018 Production Hits:20

Faster processing of tube ends and better surfaces with a transfluid machine

Faster processing of tube ends and better surfaces with a transfluid machine

Faster processing of tube ends and better surfaces The new t form forming machine from transfluid with simple tool substitution and reduced operator intervention. Time-efficiency and...

17-12-2018 Processing Hits:25

Heavy plates in best form

Heavy plates in best form

Dillinger's Heavy Fabrication Division: precision and innovation on a gigantic scale It takes great skill to keep on coming up with new steel grades and to...

13-12-2018 Production Hits:28

AV Dawson wins British Steel contract extension, reinforcing partnership and creating jobs

AV Dawson wins British Steel contract extension, reinforcing partnership and creating jobs

Teesside shipping and logistics giant, AV Dawson has secured a three year extension to support British Steel’s, steel rolling operations at its Special Profiles facility...

13-12-2018 Production Hits:17

SSAB successfully delivers steel plates to Kocurek Excavators for 35 years

SSAB successfully delivers steel plates to Kocurek Excavators for 35 years

For over three decades steel company SSAB has delivered steel plates to England-based My Inner Strenx members Kocurek Excavators, the industry leaders in the manufacture...

13-12-2018 Production Hits:22

Moving Up the Ladder with Fabrication and Engineering Specialist

Moving Up the Ladder with Fabrication and Engineering Specialist

A time-honoured local supplier of fabrication and engineering services – Francis Brown Limited – has shown its continued commitment to investing in local talent through...

12-12-2018 Production Hits:21

Quiet and precise: new Yale pallet truck solutions

Quiet and precise: new Yale pallet truck solutions

Yale Europe Materials Handling is delighted to unveil two new options for its pedestrian power pallet truck range. The new precision control tiller head and...

12-12-2018 Processing Hits:16

MSP Series Well-Received on the Market

MSP Series Well-Received on the Market

In addition to its existing 100 to 400 ton machines, Schuler has now expanded its popular series to a press force of 800 tons Huissel is well-known as...

02-11-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:229

New SigmaNEST ROI Calculator Now Online

New SigmaNEST ROI Calculator Now Online

"What can I expect in savings from a SigmaNEST investment?"  The answer can now be found online, 24/7/365 at:  https://www.sigmanest.com/roi-calculator/.  Every fabricatiion and manufacturing customer we've...

02-11-2018 Production Hits:214

GE Will Provide Replacement Service to One of the Largest Steel Plants in Brazil

GE Will Provide Replacement Service to One of the Largest Steel Plants in Brazil

GE Power (NYSE: GE) has recently been selected by Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN), one of the largest steel producers in Latin America, to replace its...

02-11-2018 Processing Hits:225

Yale showcases latest robotics solutions at special event in Germany

Yale showcases latest robotics solutions at special event in Germany

At a special invitation-only event near Düsseldorf, Germany, visitors witnessed the latest innovative robotics solutions for materials handling in action. Designed to offer customers affordable...

02-11-2018 Equipment Hits:205

Stronger and lighter steel behind Polish container manufacturer JK switch to SSAB

Stronger and lighter steel behind Polish container manufacturer JK switch to SSAB

ZPUH JK Milosz Kiedrowski, a container manufacturer located in northern Poland, started in 2001 to closely cooperate with the Swedish company ILAB Container AB, thus...

02-11-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:213

transfluid software, networked for improved steps in tube processing

transfluid software, networked for improved steps in tube processing

From cutting to bending: The software ensures economical and precise production For a few years already, the high-tech manufacturers transfluid have provided smooth tube bending...

02-11-2018 Processing Hits:185

thyssenkrupp Materials Processing Europe meets the stricter requirements of the automotive industry

thyssenkrupp Materials Processing Europe meets the stricter requirements of the automotive industry

Quality management standards in the automotive sector are extremely exacting. The latest IATF certification (IATF 16949:2016), which defines additional, stricter requirements than the existing EN...

02-11-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:175

New additions to the SSAB Multisteel range

New additions to the SSAB Multisteel range

Pressure vessel and shipbuilding steels according to European and US standards now also included. SSAB Multisteel covers a number of European and US standards for pressure...

02-11-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:184

Introducing the new generation HSS Advanced saw blades

Introducing the new generation HSS Advanced saw blades

Dutch industrial saw blades manufacturer Kinkelder proudly presents its new generation HSS Advanced series, which offers a performance level that will surpass existing HSS products...

02-11-2018 Equipment Hits:164

EuroBLECH 2018 is open: Experience digitalised sheet metal working live in Hanover

EuroBLECH 2018 is open: Experience digitalised sheet metal working live in Hanover

EuroBLECH 2018, the 25th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, has opened its doors at the Hanover Exhibition Centre in Germany. Until Friday, the 26th...

24-10-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:206

Moog to Participate in EuroBLECH 2018 Trade Show

Moog to Participate in EuroBLECH 2018 Trade Show

Moog – a designer and manufacturer of high performance motion control products, solutions, and services – will be exhibiting a range of its innovative technology...

22-10-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:220

Total Brings TOTAL FOLIA to Market

Total Brings TOTAL FOLIA to Market

Total Lubrifiants, a leading player in the global lubricants market, announces the launch of TOTAL FOLIA, a revolutionary development in the field of metalworking. TOTAL...

22-10-2018 Production Hits:221

MMK welcomes industrial tourism

MMK welcomes industrial tourism

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (MMK) has launched a project which allows guests to visit the company’s production site. Several sightseeing tours are now readily...

18-10-2018 Production Hits:137

TECHSPEC® Laser Grade PCX Lenses feature λ/10 surface accuracy

TECHSPEC® Laser Grade PCX Lenses feature λ/10 surface accuracy

Precision lenses provide guaranteed laser damage threshold Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, introduces TECHSPEC® Laser Grade PCX Lenses. This new product family...

18-10-2018 Production Hits:138

Highly Accurate 100 ppm Weld Purge Monitor for Welding Stainless Steel

Highly Accurate 100 ppm Weld Purge Monitor for Welding Stainless Steel

Measuring the oxygen level with a Weld Purge Monitor® before, during and after welding stainless steel is crucial to achieve oxide free, zero colour welds...

17-10-2018 Production Hits:140

NEW FACTORY, NEW FACES, NEW INVESTMENT

NEW FACTORY, NEW FACES, NEW INVESTMENT

Over the past 12 months we have invested over £2 million in new facilities and infrastructure, £1.5 million in advancing new technologies and machinery, increased...

17-10-2018 Production Hits:119

TRUMPF senior figure and partner Berthold Leibinger passed away

TRUMPF senior figure and partner Berthold Leibinger passed away

The former CEO and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG dedicated his whole life to his work as an entrepreneur...

17-10-2018 Production Hits:122

Yale helps Mora Moravia increase efficiency

Yale helps Mora Moravia increase efficiency

Mora Moravia, part of the Gorenje Group, is located in the beautiful surroundings of Hlubočky and Mariánské Údolí near Olomouce, Czech Republic. Due to changes in...

17-10-2018 Production Hits:116

PIPE BENDING SYSTEMS: Trendsetter in the field of digital transformation

PIPE BENDING SYSTEMS: Trendsetter in the field of digital transformation

“In tune with the digital transformation”, this slogan of the scheduled International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition has been taken literally: Concerning the fourth industrial...

12-10-2018 Processing Hits:203

Valmet gets an extensive information management system order from Finland

Valmet gets an extensive information management system order from Finland

Valmet will supply an information management system to SSAB's steel mill in Raahe, Finland, to manage iron production and raw materials. The system will be...

12-09-2018 Production Hits:246

Mmk’s most productive mill continues to beat records

Mmk’s most productive mill continues to beat records

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works’ (MMK) hot-rolling mill 2000 produced 527,955 tonnes of rolled metal in July 2018, a new monthly record for this unit. The...

03-09-2018 Production Hits:252

The Leading Indian Trade Fairs wire India, Tube India and Metallurgy India will present a Power-Packed Technology Display in November 2018

The Leading Indian Trade Fairs wire India, Tube India and Metallurgy India will present a Power-Packed Technology Display in November 2018

In times of fundamental global, economic and political changes it is as important as ever to expand worldwide techical competencies in order to continue playing...

03-09-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:406

Tubes, automation + trends: Interview Benedikt Hümmler, Managing Director transfluid

Tubes, automation + trends: Interview Benedikt Hümmler, Managing Director transfluid

Interview with Benedikt Hümmler, managing director, engineering/production at transfluid Maschinenbau GmbH What is your assessment of the current market situation for your sector? It...

03-09-2018 Production Hits:243

Experience the Digital Thread

Experience the Digital Thread

Under the umbrella of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence (HMI), AICON 3D systems (AICON), Forming Technologies Inc. (FTI) and Simufact Engineering will present at their joint booth...

03-09-2018 Production Hits:236

SigmaNEST Logo Refresh and “Feature Training Friday” Draws Continuous Response to User Needs

SigmaNEST Logo Refresh and “Feature Training Friday” Draws Continuous Response to User Needs

SigmaTEK announces a recent refresh to its SigmaNEST logo, building on the company's leading image among professional fabricators worldwide. According to Ted Knapke, Marketing Manager, “SigmaNEST's...

03-09-2018 Production Hits:217

Hadley Group exhibiting at euroblech 2018

Hadley Group exhibiting at euroblech 2018

Hadley Group, the global leader in cold rollforming, will be presenting its capabilities at the 25th international sheet metal working technology exhibition Euroblech, taking place...

03-09-2018 Production Hits:204

Protem what it means to be “a cut above the rest”!

Protem what it means to be “a cut above the rest”!

PROTEM is a strategic partner with many major companies, in a variety of industries, across the globe in the design, manufacture and implementation of portable...

03-09-2018 Processing Hits:330

TRUMPF increases sales to 3.6 billion euros

TRUMPF increases sales to 3.6 billion euros

Machine tool manufacturer releases preliminary figures for the 2017/18 fiscal year: sales up by around 15 percent from 3.1 to 3.6 billion euros / Orders...

21-08-2018 Production Hits:252

data M introduces new function "Automatic Report" for COPRA® FEA RF 2019

data M introduces new function "Automatic Report" for COPRA® FEA RF 2019

The Bavarian company data M is introducing their new versions of COPRA® RF and COPRA® FEA RF at EuroBLECH 2018 with various improvements, particularly the...

21-08-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:377

Fastest growing markets for UK iron and steel exports now outside Europe

Fastest growing markets for UK iron and steel exports now outside Europe

New research, commissioned by Wyelands Bank, reveals Pakistan, Turkey and India are the UK’s fastest growing export partners for iron and steel. Exports to these...

20-08-2018 Production Hits:232

Stainless steel tube fitting manufacturer improves productivity with Unison all-electric tube benders

Stainless steel tube fitting manufacturer improves productivity with Unison all-electric tube benders

Two all-electric tube bending machines from Unison Ltd are helping Ultibend Industries to increase the manufacturing productivity of stainless steel tube fittings for the food...

20-08-2018 Processing Hits:279

Manufacturers are now investigating how they can best apply Industry 4.0 digitalisation processes to existing production plant environments

Manufacturers are now investigating how they can best apply Industry 4.0 digitalisation processes to existing production plant environments

Manufacturers are now investigating how they can best apply Industry 4.0 digitalisation processes to existing production plant environments in order to improve productivity levels and...

13-08-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:634

New Laser Sources Improve Battery Performance by Enabling Dissimilar Metal Joining

New Laser Sources Improve Battery Performance by  Enabling Dissimilar Metal Joining

Using aluminum and copper for battery tab to cell welding improves electrical efficiency and battery module/battery pack performance As the world becomes more mobile and components...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:226

Xiris Releases Seam Monitoring Software System

Xiris Releases Seam Monitoring Software System

Xiris Automation Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its SeamMonitor™ system.  Configured as a complete seam tracking and inspection system for tube mills...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:207

Atkin Automation wins major contract with construction fastenings company

Atkin Automation wins major contract with construction fastenings company

Atkin Automation (Atkin), the leading UK designer and manufacturer of press feed and coil equipment, has won a six figure contract with a major UK...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:205

SigmaNEST’s FREE “Feature Training Friday” Series Draws Customer Praise

SigmaNEST’s FREE “Feature Training Friday” Series Draws Customer Praise

SigmaNEST, the world’s leading CAD/CAM nesting platform, continues to support users worldwide with a constant flow of quality training on features and fundamentals. With its...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:245

MMK implements concept ‘Industry 4.0’ in strategic partnership with Oracle

MMK implements concept ‘Industry 4.0’ in strategic partnership with Oracle

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (MMK) is expanding its innovative cooperation with Oracle, having chosen the corporation as its strategic partner for the next five...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:216

SIKORA presents RADAR SCAN 6000 at Tube China (E1B26)

SIKORA presents RADAR SCAN 6000 at Tube China (E1B26)

Innovative radar technology measures diameter and ovality of metal tubes and pipes At Tube China 2018 in Shanghai from 26 to 29 September, SIKORA will introduce...

27-07-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:314

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE offers LMWS Pulsed Fiber Laser Welding System paired with 70 watt ML-7370D laser for welding dissimilar metals

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE offers LMWS Pulsed Fiber Laser Welding System paired with 70 watt ML-7370D laser for welding dissimilar metals

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE announces the availability of the LMWS Pulsed Fiber Laser Welding System. Paired with the ML-7370D 70W pulsed fiber laser, the LMWS offers...

27-07-2018 Equipment Hits:409

Shihang Hire Copper Nickel Pipe Manufacturing Specialist Mr Wen

Shihang Hire Copper Nickel Pipe Manufacturing Specialist Mr Wen

Shanghai Shihang Copper Nickel Pipe Fitting Co., Ltd., a leading manufacturer of CuNi 90/10 & CuNi 70/30 pipes, flanges and pipe fittings, have just hired Mr. Wen,...

27-07-2018 Production Hits:262

Sale of laser cutting firm saves 25 jobs

Sale of laser cutting firm saves 25 jobs

The administrators of a Blackburn-based precision engineering and laser cutting business have secured the jobs of all 25 staff after securing a buyer for the...

24-07-2018 Processing Hits:332

New HCME Series: Easy to install and a compact design

New HCME Series: Easy to install and a compact design

Supporting the trend towards miniaturisation, HARTING’s new HCME current sensor series can be directly mounted on busbars. This contributes to shorter installation and an easy...

23-07-2018 Equipment Hits:271

The red metal explosion

The red metal explosion

~ Six reasons why copper demand is set to soar in the coming years~ With an anticipated global market worth US$171.96 billion by 2023, demand for...

23-07-2018 Production Hits:273

Industry 4.0: an opportunity for all

Industry 4.0: an opportunity for all

Industry 4.0: innovative ideas that use technologies to improve quality and efficiency of production process and of all businesses. Evolution towards the industry of the...

20-07-2018 Production Hits:229

Volume reduction strategy reaps cost, space and environmental savings for automotive firm

Volume reduction strategy reaps cost, space and environmental savings for automotive firm

Sanoh UK Manufacturing has invested in new shredding technology that will pay for itself in less than 18 months, due to the cost savings it...

18-07-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:500

ММК completes the reconstruction of its first blast furnace

ММК completes  the reconstruction of its first blast furnace

The reconstruction of Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works’ (MMK) blast furnace No.1 has been completed in the run up to the Day of the Metallurgist....

18-07-2018 Processing Hits:266

tesa® ACXPlus simplifies sheet metal fabrication manufacturing process

tesa® ACXPlus simplifies sheet metal fabrication manufacturing process

Well recognised for its unique viscoelastic properties, which compensate for substrates with different coefficients of thermal expansion, tesa®  ACXplus double sided tape delivers excellent stress...

18-07-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:593

ANDRITZ to supply first Caribbean recycling plant

ANDRITZ to supply first Caribbean recycling plant

ANDRITZ MeWa, a part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Cibao Metal Recycling CIMER Srl, a subsidiary of the YeYo Ochoa...

18-07-2018 Processing Hits:268

New senior management team at TRUMPF Luton

New senior management team at TRUMPF Luton

As Annette Doyle leaves her post as Managing Director of TRUMPF UK to continue her career with TRUMPF US in Farmington, she entrusts its management...

10-07-2018 Production Hits:311

EuroBLECH 2018 rewards 5 businesses in this year’s “Step into the digital reality” online competition

EuroBLECH 2018 rewards 5 businesses in this year’s “Step into the digital reality” online competition

For the third time, outstanding organisations and companies in the sheet metal working industry are invited to enter the EuroBLECH 2018 online competition in five...

09-07-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:616

Aluminium alloys in the aerospace industry

Aluminium alloys in the aerospace industry

Aluminium has a long and successful history in the aerospace industry. As far back as the 19th century, Count Ferdinand Zeppelin made the frames of...

05-07-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:649

leading seat manufacturer chooses Unison tube bending technology

leading seat manufacturer chooses Unison tube bending technology

A bespoke Unison Twin Head All Electric CNC Bending Machine continues to outperform for the seat manufacturing firm, The Freedman Seating Company, expanding manufacturing capacity...

05-07-2018 Production Hits:294

ALUMINIUM 2018: Lightweight construction will continue to pose the greatest challenge for the automotive industry in future

ALUMINIUM 2018: Lightweight construction will continue to pose the greatest challenge for the automotive industry in future

Low-weight vehicles score points with CO2 reduction, vehicle dynamics and with comfort. This benefits aluminium as being one of the most important lightweight construction materials...

04-07-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:635

FlexQube inaugurates roll forming production facilities at Bendiro

FlexQube inaugurates roll forming production facilities at Bendiro

New production method increases capacity and lower costs During the spring of 2018, FlexQube has been working together with Bendiro in the Swedish city of Falkenberg,...

04-07-2018 Production Hits:260

Shaping the future of manufacturing at AMB 2018

Shaping the future of manufacturing at AMB 2018

Sandvik Coromant showcasing new paths to success in Stuttgart At this year’s AMB exhibition (Stuttgart, 18-22 September), Sandvik Coromant intends to show how customers and partners...

04-07-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:424

TOP 100: Ernst Blissenbach GmbH is among the Leading Innovators of 2018

TOP 100: Ernst Blissenbach GmbH is among the Leading Innovators of 2018

The TOP 100 contest will select the most innovative companies among Germany`s small and medium sized enterprises for the 25th time. This year Ernst Blissenbach...

04-07-2018 Production Hits:260

The Test of Time: Magnetic Analysis Corp. Celebrates 90 Years

The Test of Time: Magnetic Analysis Corp. Celebrates 90 Years

Magnetic Analysis Corporation (MAC), a leader in nondestructive testing, is celebrating 90 years of designing and supplying innovative inspection instruments and systems for metal manufacturers...

02-07-2018 Production Hits:308

NUM collaborates with Chinese machine builder to develop advanced 8-axis CNC multi-function machining centre

NUM collaborates with Chinese machine builder to develop advanced 8-axis CNC multi-function machining centre

CNC specialist NUM has helped the Chinese machine building company Original Point Machine Tools (OPMT) to develop an advanced 8-axis CNC machining centre capable of...

02-07-2018 Machinery Hits:288

Bespoke cold welding solution streamlines tube production

Bespoke cold welding solution streamlines tube production

A customised cold welding system developed by British company PWM in partnership with US manufacturer Virtus Precision Tube (formerly Luvata) has streamlined and improved the...

29-06-2018 Production Hits:299

Networked tube bending and greater time benefits in shipbuilding

Networked tube bending and greater time benefits in shipbuilding

The transfluid software improves mobile processes and high-performance bending machine for large tubes offer up to 60% time savings Digital solutions are required by the...

29-06-2018 Processing Hits:284

Bending from coil

Bending from coil

Tube processing starting from coil is a process offering various advantages, if there are production systems able to exploit them with automatic and complete processes....

29-06-2018 Processing Hits:305

thyssenkrupp’s new app is another first for the engineering and manufacturing industry

thyssenkrupp’s new app is another first for the engineering and manufacturing industry

A UK subsidiary of a global engineering firm has recently launched an innovative new app that allows people to make complex calculations and gain valuable...

28-06-2018 Production Hits:263

Stalatube to launch Stalafit PRO design application for designers

Stalatube to launch Stalafit PRO design application for designers

Stalatube will launch Stalafit PRO, an advanced version of the Stalafit mobile application that was launched last year. This application will be similar to the...

28-06-2018 Production Hits:291

MacGregor Welding Systems offers new TR-16A Touch Retract Welding Torch for Electric Vehicle Battery Pack Applications

MacGregor Welding Systems offers new TR-16A Touch Retract Welding Torch for Electric Vehicle Battery Pack Applications

MacGregor Welding Systems announces that it now offers the new MACGREGOR TR-16A Touch Retract Welding Torch, ideal for rapid design evaluation of electric vehicle battery...

25-06-2018 Production Hits:346

Under fire -Fire safe valves withstand explosions and blazes. Demand is growing.

Under fire -Fire safe valves withstand explosions and blazes. Demand is growing.

Danger lurks everywhere. Fires are a daily risk in the oil and gas industry. Valves must cope with extremes in the case of emergency. Components...

22-06-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:297

Expanded range of workshop saws

Expanded range of workshop saws

The KASTOmicut range of pivot-bow, metalcutting bandsaws from German manufacturer, KASTO, has been extended upwards and downwards from the three pre-existing, automatic and manually operated...

22-06-2018 Machinery Hits:310

UK Government-backed financing helped manufacturers achieve £644 million in overseas sales in 2017-18

UK Government-backed financing helped manufacturers achieve £644 million in overseas sales in 2017-18

UK Export Finance (UKEF) has just published its annual report and accounts, showing government-backed finance and insurance helped UK manufacturers achieve a total of £644...

22-06-2018 Production Hits:265

Tata Steel’s Protact® packaging design wins The Dieline’s ‘Outstanding Achievement’ award.

Tata Steel’s Protact® packaging design wins The Dieline’s ‘Outstanding Achievement’ award.

Tata Steel, alongside design agencies Grow and Packz, has received the Outstanding Achievement award at The Dieline Awards 2018 for its creative conceptual packaging design...

21-06-2018 Production Hits:270

AJ Oster, premier value-added metal service centers across the US and Puerto Rico, increases production throughput with Greycon’s X-Trim

AJ Oster, premier value-added metal service centers across the US and Puerto Rico, increases production throughput with Greycon’s X-Trim

In January 2017 AJ Oster went live with the implementation of Greycon’s trim optimisation tool, X-Trim. The go-live included all six AJ Oster sites with...

21-06-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:656

Yale and Forkway enable Stelrad to radiate success

Yale and Forkway enable Stelrad to radiate success

When running a demanding operation that requires efficiency and speed to meet customer expectations, having a trusted partner who understands the specific needs of your...

18-06-2018 Processing Hits:261

Westermans International brings welding versatility to major contract manufacturer

Westermans International brings welding versatility to major contract manufacturer

One of the UK’s leading contract manufacturers is reporting major benefits arising from the services available from Westermans International Ltd.  Newcastle upon Tyne-based Responsive Engineering...

18-06-2018 Production Hits:249

A solution for the aviation and aerospace industry: Right on target tube-bending with controlled wall thinning

A solution for the aviation and aerospace industry: Right on target tube-bending with controlled wall thinning

transfluid’s mandrel bending machine delivers better processes through sequential control Safety is an issue that is extremely important in the aviation and aerospace industry, perhaps more...

15-06-2018 Processing Hits:289

Exclusive GMB figures show trump’s tariffs threaten 34,000 steel jobs

Exclusive GMB figures show trump’s tariffs threaten 34,000 steel jobs

It's clear that Donald Trump's tariffs could have a devastating impact on steel communities and the wider UK economy says GMB Exclusive figures from GMB, the...

01-06-2018 Production Hits:236

Fourth Unison bending machine for leading aircraft component manufacturer

Fourth Unison bending machine for leading aircraft component manufacturer

World-leading aircraft component manufacturer, Globe Engineering, has installed a fourth Unison all-electric CNC tube bending machine at its facility in Wichita, Kansas. Commissioned earlier this year,...

24-05-2018 Machinery Hits:287

Mantella wins Swedish Steel Prize 2018

Mantella wins Swedish Steel Prize 2018

The winner of this year’s international Swedish Steel Prize is Mantella S.r.l. from Italy. The prize is awarded for the company’s innovative Stratosphere 3.0 rear...

24-05-2018 Production Hits:266

From a two-man business to a world leader –  30 years of transfluid

From a two-man business to a world leader –  30 years of transfluid

For the past 30 years transfluid has been shaping progress in tube processing When people think about 1st April they mostly think about spectacular...

18-05-2018 Processing Hits:380

Super Fast Laser Diameter Gauges from ZUMBACH Electronics.

Super Fast Laser Diameter Gauges from ZUMBACH Electronics.

The Solution for Accurate Diameter and Ovality Measurement! Diameter Scanner and Flaw Detector in One Unit ZUMBACH, pioneer of on-line measurement and its triple axis ODAC...

14-05-2018 Processing Hits:391

US25GL - Saddle Beveling Machine

US25GL - Saddle Beveling Machine

The robust US25GL will perform repeatable high quality weld preparations on all types of materials Portable machining tool to perform the saddle type tappings The saddle...

14-05-2018 Production Hits:378

4-RUNNER H1

4-RUNNER H1

Using tube from coils, straightening, end-forming, bending and cutting – these are the specialities of the BLM GROUP 4-RUNNER family. "Family" is the keyword since...

14-05-2018 Processing Hits:377

Rex-Cut Abrasives Celebrating 90 Years in Business

Rex-Cut Abrasives Celebrating 90 Years in Business

Rex-Cut Abrasives, a premium abrasives manufacturer, is celebrating its 90th year in business. Rex-Cut’s specialty abrasive material was invented in 1928 and over the following...

14-05-2018 Processing Hits:359

Amada Miyachi Europe Announces Compact LMWS Laser Marking Workstation

Amada Miyachi Europe Announces Compact LMWS Laser Marking Workstation

Perfect benchtop operation and designed for lean manufacturing Amada Miyachi Europe announces its new LMWS low-cost Laser Marking Workstation, specifically designed for benchtop operation. A...

14-05-2018 Machinery Hits:385

GROUP RHODES ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH Dr. HOCHSTRATE MASCHINENBAU

GROUP RHODES ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH Dr. HOCHSTRATE MASCHINENBAU

Group Rhodes, through its Rhodes Interform business, has announced a new working partnership with the German manufacturer Dr. Hochstrate Maschinenbau GmbH. The partnership will involve Rhodes...

08-05-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:466

Official opening of Combilift’s new €50 million global headquarters and manufacturing facility

Official opening of Combilift’s new €50 million global headquarters and manufacturing facility

Forklift manufacturer and material handling solutions provider Combilift has officially opened its new global headquarters and manufacturing facility in Monaghan, Ireland. Celebrating its 20th anniversary...

08-05-2018 Production Hits:303

Demag quadro chain hoist for a broad range of applications

Demag quadro chain hoist for a broad range of applications

Fitted with four load hooks, the Demag LDC-Q quadro chain hoist allows different load handling attachments to be lifted and transported at the same time....

08-05-2018 Machinery Hits:320

AMETEK Surface Vision celebrates 20 years with launch of surface inspection system at AISTECH 2018

AMETEK Surface Vision celebrates 20 years with launch of surface inspection system at AISTECH 2018

AMETEK Surface Vision (formerly Cognex Surface Inspection Systems Division), a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its...

08-05-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:401

Hermle large part machining centres in mould and tool making

Hermle large part machining centres in mould and tool making

HETEC’s claim of "Performance is not a matter of chance" exactly expresses the philosophy and strategy of the machining services supplier from Breidenbach! And that...

08-05-2018 Equipment Hits:306

EWSHM Conference 2018

EWSHM Conference 2018

The European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring Series (EWSHM) is taking place next year from 10-13 July and will be held at the Hilton Manchester...

04-05-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:421

Laser welding of (pressurised) containers and water tanks

Laser welding of (pressurised) containers and water tanks

Advantages and characteristics of laser welding pressurised containers and water tanks Butt seam welding replaces overlap seams and prevents unwelded sheet metal edges 3-5 times higher welding...

03-05-2018 Equipment Hits:366

Aluminium alloys in the aerospace industry

Aluminium alloys in the aerospace industry

Aluminium has a long and successful history in the aerospace industry. As far back as the 19th century, Count Ferdinand Zeppelin made the frames of...

02-05-2018 Sheet Metal Hits:446

EuroBLECH 2018: Step into the digital reality

EuroBLECH 2018: Step into the digital reality

EuroBLECH 2018, the 25th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, takes place from 23 – 26 October 2018 at the Hanover Exhibition Grounds in Germany....

02-05-2018 Conference & Exhibitions Hits:381

CTE named Swedish Steel Prize 2018 finalist

CTE named Swedish Steel Prize 2018 finalist

For developing a highly innovative truck-mounted sky-lift that gives access to confined spaces where traditional solutions fail, CTE has been nominated for the Swedish Steel...

02-05-2018 Production Hits:289

Ferrous Tube/Pipe

Outokumpu stainless steel innovations granted European patents

The latest Outokumpu stainless steel innovations, high-chromium ferritic stainless steel grade Core 4622 (EN 1.4622) and high-chromium austenitic stai...

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production capabilities in Richburg, U.S.

Outokumpu announces enhancement of stainless bar production in its facilities in in Richburg, South Carolina, USA. New capabilities include a new coil...

Materials used to manufacture pipes and their machinability

In an industrial setting, a material is never selected by chance. During the design phase, the characteristics of the materials must be carefully stud...

New hollow bar material and enhanced service and distribution operation launched by Ovako

At this year’s Alihankinta Subcontracting Fair in Tampere, Finland, Ovako launched its new hollow bar M-Steel® 280 developed to offer component manufa...

Non Ferrous Tube/Pipe

Tungum Ltd recognises staff loyalty

Members of staff at Tewkesbury based Tungum Ltd, manufacturer of corrosion resistant alloy tubing, are celebrating more than 120 years of combined ser...

European Copper Industry Commits to New Leadership Role in “Decarbonizing” the EU

DecarbEurope unites decision makers and industry for efficient energy production and consumption The European Copper Institute (ECI) has launched a n...

Redesign for eddy-current separator

Improved ease of use, durability and ROI The complete line of eccentric Eddy-Current, non-ferrous separators from Goudsmit Magnetic Systems BV of Waa...

AGELLIS has been granted important technology patent in Chile

Agellis Group has been granted a patent for the technology used in the products EMLI-ELP and EMLI-FBL in Chile. Chile is an important market for the A...

Production

Hillfoot Strengthens Purchasing Team With Peter Morris Appointment

Hillfoot, the leading UK supplier of engineering steel, is delighted to announce that it has further strengthened its buying team with the appointment...

Hermle machining centre C 22 UP with pallet changer in tool making

Hermle machining centre C 22 UP with pallet changer in tool making Automated die machining boosts manufacturing capacity With its standardisation str...

Heavy plates in best form

Dillinger's Heavy Fabrication Division: precision and innovation on a gigantic scale It takes great skill to keep on coming up with new steel grades ...

AV Dawson wins British Steel contract extension, reinforcing partnership and creating jobs

Teesside shipping and logistics giant, AV Dawson has secured a three year extension to support British Steel’s, steel rolling operations at its Specia...

Processing

Aluminum Grinding Re-Imagined: Aluminator T27

Rex-Cut Abrasives Introduces New Aluminum Grinding Wheel to Market Rex-Cut Abrasives, a premium abrasive product manufacturer, announces the Aluminat...

Faster processing of tube ends and better surfaces with a transfluid machine

Faster processing of tube ends and better surfaces The new t form forming machine from transfluid with simple tool substitution and reduced operator ...

Quiet and precise: new Yale pallet truck solutions

Yale Europe Materials Handling is delighted to unveil two new options for its pedestrian power pallet truck range. The new precision control tiller he...

GE Will Provide Replacement Service to One of the Largest Steel Plants in Brazil

GE Power (NYSE: GE) has recently been selected by Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN), one of the largest steel producers in Latin America, to replac...

Sheet Metal

MSP Series Well-Received on the Market

In addition to its existing 100 to 400 ton machines, Schuler has now expanded its popular series to a press force of 800 tons Huissel is we...

Stronger and lighter steel behind Polish container manufacturer JK switch to SSAB

ZPUH JK Milosz Kiedrowski, a container manufacturer located in northern Poland, started in 2001 to closely cooperate with the Swedish company ILAB Con...

thyssenkrupp Materials Processing Europe meets the stricter requirements of the automotive industry

Quality management standards in the automotive sector are extremely exacting. The latest IATF certification (IATF 16949:2016), which defines additiona...

New additions to the SSAB Multisteel range

Pressure vessel and shipbuilding steels according to European and US standards now also included. SSAB Multisteel covers a number of European and US ...

Conf & Expo

EuroBLECH 2018 is open: Experience digitalised sheet metal working live in Hanover

EuroBLECH 2018, the 25th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, has opened its doors at the Hanover Exhibition Centre in Germany. Un...

Moog to Participate in EuroBLECH 2018 Trade Show

Moog – a designer and manufacturer of high performance motion control products, solutions, and services – will be exhibiting a range of its innovative...

The Leading Indian Trade Fairs wire India, Tube India and Metallurgy India will present a Power-Packed Technology Display in November 2018

In times of fundamental global, economic and political changes it is as important as ever to expand worldwide techical competencies in order to cont...

data M introduces new function "Automatic Report" for COPRA® FEA RF 2019

The Bavarian company data M is introducing their new versions of COPRA® RF and COPRA® FEA RF at EuroBLECH 2018 with various improvements, particularly...