Monthly Archives: August 2016

Hainbuch publishes new product catalogue

Featured Image

  Hainbuch has now published the 2016/17 edition of its workholding and clamping catalogue. The latest edition of the Hainbuch product catalogue is packed with almost 500 pages of clamping technology and peripheral equipment that has been designed to reduce … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment

Gold standard

Featured Image

Bristol signmaker gets over Olympic finish line first with ITC As the world watched the Rio Olympics, Bristol Signmaker Wilson Signs had already won its prize, the contract to produce the iconic Olympic rings for the BBC Television Studio. As … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment

Star GB to unveil new headquarters with special Open House event

Featured Image

Leading sliding head lathe manufacturer, Star GB has announced the opening of its new UK headquarters. To mark this exciting occasion, Star GB is extending an invitation to the engineering community across the UK to join them for a special … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions, News, People | Leave a comment

Novel solutions on display at metrology forum

Featured Image

An offline robot cell, designed to automatically measure sheet metal parts in the toughest shop floor conditions, will be on show at a metrology forum hosted by Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. The WLS400A white light scanning system is one of nine … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions, News, People | Leave a comment

Chucks away!

Featured Image

Gewefa will be majoring on its significant hydraulic toolholding capability at the AMB Exhibition, while also taking the opportunity to introduce its latest development, the Grindtec hydraulic chuck with zero radial adjustment capability. Gewefa offers a wide range of standard … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions, News, People | Leave a comment

WNT Formulas – an app you can count on!

Featured Image

With the introduction of the Formulas App from WNT, calculating cutting data has never been so quick, easy and unbelievably practical. Users can now set up CNC machine cutting data correctly in no time at all as the Formulas App … Continue reading

Posted in Innovation, News, People | Leave a comment

FARO expands metrology and factory automation offerings

Featured Image

FARO has announced the acquisition of BuildIT Software & Solutions Ltd, a leader in process-configurable 3D metrology software solutions with hardware agnostic interfaces. FARO will introduce the configuration power of the BuildIT software in a new “Your Product, Your Process, … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment

CNF buys another Matsuura as ‘post Brexit’ exports grow

Featured Image

CNF Precision has just bought its fourth Matsuura machining centre to cope with growing ‘Post-Brexit’ demand from customers in the US and China. The new Matsuura MX-520 5-axis machining centre will be delivered in September. The Aylesbury-based subcontractor has many … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment

A stronger team

Featured Image

Gloucestershire-based Arc Energy Resources, the weld overlay cladding and fabrication specialist, has acquired precision machining company CLG Engineering, based in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire. Arc Energy Resources provides corrosion-resistant weld overlay cladding services to a variety of clients in industry sectors ranging … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment

Lantek exceeds 18,000 customers around the world

Featured Image

Lantek is celebrating a milestone. Formed in 1986, the multinational has now exceeded the figure of 18,000 customers in the more than 100 countries on the five continents where it operates. “We are very proud of this achievement which we … Continue reading

Posted in News, People | Leave a comment