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Mirka and Cafro join forces to expand superabrasives offering

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Mirka Ltd, the world-leading abrasives and power tools manufacturer has announced the acquisition of 100 percent of the shares of the Italian superabrasive wheels and tools manufacturer Cafro S.p.A. Mirka is part of the Finnish family owned KWH Group and … Continue reading

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Mazak supplies six machines to Renault Sport Formula One Team

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For the 2017 season, Yamazaki Mazak has supplied six state-of-the-art machines tools to Renault Sport Formula One Team. The machine tools are located at Renault Sport Formula One Team’s base in Enstone, Oxfordshire and include a number of models from … Continue reading

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A “quality double” for flawless cutting tools

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Technology partners bundle competencies and develop synergies Modern tool grinding requires a complex network of different parameters in a sensitive total production environment. All components involved must be optimally coordinated with each other to automatically produce flawless cutting tools and … Continue reading

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New cutting and grinding wheels for maximum performance and productivity

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Metalynx wheels provide premium cutting and grinding solutions within MAX and PRO Performance line As a world leading manufacturer of abrasive solutions, Weiler Abrasives has now published its new Metalynx catalogue that introduces its latest series of Metalynx cutting and … Continue reading

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Morgan Advanced Materials capitalises on growth in the ceramics market

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  Investment in ANCA FX5 Linear to achieve high volume production without compromising accuracy The global ceramics market is expected to reach $287 billion by 2022, according to a recent report by Grand View Research, Inc[1]. Furthermore, advanced ceramics are … Continue reading

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Setting the new benchmark for automatic deburring machines

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Costa Lev range now available exclusively in the UK from FICEP FICEP UK has announced that it has been appointed as exclusive UK agen for Costa Lev, a world-leading manufacturer of automatic metal deburring and surface finishing machines. These high-quality … Continue reading

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Wallwork Cambridge makes successful transition to AS9100 Rev D

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Aerospace heat treatment and hard coatings professionals, Wallwork Cambridge has just received its AS9100 Revision D certificate and, in so doing, has become one of the first few dozen UK companies to make the transition. All companies working within the … Continue reading

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Master appointed UK representative for Schmeier

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Master Abrasives precision abrasive product range has recently seen the addition of Schmeier precision grinding products. Following the recent acquisition of Alfons Schmeier GmbH & Co. KG by Abraxos Holding AG, the parent company of Meister Abrasives AG, in February, … Continue reading

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Okamoto distributor agreement heralds new focus for J&S

Major product developments by companies within the Hardinge Grinding Group (HGG) and a refocusing of grinding machines manufactured under the Jones & Shipman brand name has resulted in a new distribution agreement for the UK and France in which J&S … Continue reading

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Master Abrasives appointed agents for ActOn vibratory finishing machines

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Master Abrasives has been appointed as an official agent for the range of vibratory finishing machines manufactured in Britain by ActOn Finishing. Companies looking to introduce mass finishing to their manufacturing process can now turn to Master Abrasives for complete … Continue reading

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