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Bystronic to focus on press brakes and automation

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A compact, automated bending cell for producing 3D sheet metal components, comprising a Bystronic one-metre / 40-tonne capacity Xpert 40 press brake fitted with the manufacturer’s new Mobile Bending Robot, will be promoted at Northern Manufacturing 2017. The automation module … Continue reading

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Creaform wins prestigious 2017 IDEA award

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Creaform’s optical CMM solution and 3D scanner win IDEA 2017 award in Commercial & Industrial Products category Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable and highly accurate 3D measurement solutions and engineering services, has announced that its portable optical CMM solution and … Continue reading

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XYZ Machine Tools’ sales are on the up

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XYZ Machine Tools has seen significant growth in machine tool orders in the second quarter of its financial year, with the period from 1st May to 31st July registering a superb 42 percent increase in sales year-on-year. This growth is … Continue reading

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BTA drilling application centre set up by Mollart

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Deep hole drilling specialist Mollart Engineering has extended its support operation for BTA drilling by creating a BTA application centre at its Chessington headquarters with two regionally based ‘local’ specialists based in the Midlands and north to also directly support … Continue reading

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FANUC and CYBER-WELD further strengthen partnership

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Leading factory automation solutions provider FANUC has announced Warwickshire-based systems integrator Cyber-Weld Ltd as its preferred arc welding partner in the UK. Based in Southam, Warwickshire, Cyber-Weld, an approved FANUC Strategic Partner, has supplied FANUC robots to its UK-wide customer … Continue reading

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TLM Laser enters into partnership agreement

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Bromsgrove-based TLM Laser has further enhanced its laser products and systems portfolio through a recent partnership agreement with IPG Photonics, the world leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance fibre lasers. TLM Laser will be responsible for the sales, marketing, installation … Continue reading

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SME incentive as Digitalising Manufacturing 2017 Conference registration goes live

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  Registration for this year’s Digitalising Manufacturing 2017 conference has opened, with early-bird passes now on general sale. Organised by the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry, a dedicated microsite has also been launched www.the-mtc.org/digital2017 showcasing the two-day conference, on October … Continue reading

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Guhring opens new UK headquarters

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On the 9th June, Guhring officially opened its new 60,000 sq/ft manufacturing facility on Birmingham’s Advanced Manufacturing Hub. The new UK headquarters of the globally renowned German owned cutting tool manufacturer was officially opened by Dr Joerg Guehring, chairman and … Continue reading

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Guhring ‘Speed’s up production with latest RF100 milling line

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For improving performance on high alloy and stainless steel materials, Guhring has now introduced its new RF100 Speed Series of solid carbide end mills. Well suited to the aerospace, oil & gas and medical industries, where hard-to-machine materials are commonplace, … Continue reading

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And the winner is… FARO

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FARO has announced that it has won the much coveted accolade 3D scanner company of the year at the 2017 3D Printing Industry Awards. Hosted by 3Dprintingindustry.com on 20th May, 2017, the gala event brought together many leading international companies … Continue reading

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