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Machining

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Citizen Machinery UK - Change of leadership

After some 42 years’ involvement with Citizen CNC sliding-head machine tool sales, and around six with Miyano, Geoff Bryant is stepping down as ...  Read More

Progress on CAM for AM

CAM software for subtractive machining is well developed and integrated with the CAD process. It is not the same for additive manufacturing (AM) ...  Read More

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Tooling

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TDM Systems - Online digital tool service

Cloud-hosted toolholder/tool 3D models for CAM system use are already available from services such as Machining Cloud and Tools United, but tool ...  Read More

The web tutor

Sandvik Coromant's metalcutting e-learning programme provides an introduction to production engineering.  Read More

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Workholding

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Southern comfort: Southern Manufacturing exhibition preview

After years of suffering the best attempts by winter weather to dismantle Southern Manufacturing’s coated fabric tent pavilion at Farnborough, ...  Read More

MACH 2018 – same place, new location, better facilities

With post-MACH 2016 discussions and orders still playing out, exhibition organiser the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) has already ...  Read More

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CADCAM/CNC

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TDM Systems - Online digital tool service

Cloud-hosted toolholder/tool 3D models for CAM system use are already available from services such as Machining Cloud and Tools United, but tool ...  Read More

Energy cell: Danish wind power subcontractor's unique production approach

A unique approach to subcontracting from Denmark is supported by CGTech’s Vericut machining simulation software  Read More

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Environment

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We need to talk about solvent

There is a continued need for solvent-based cleaning. With related plant cost a stumbling block in many projects, an event responded to that and ...  Read More

Managing coolant: the machinery options

A variety of web-based services and automated machinery is helping machine tool operators manage, monitor and maintain metalworking fluids, as ...  Read More

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Metrology

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The micron factory

JLR’s new powertrain metrology facility offers engineers access to unprecedented levels of precision, thanks to a dozen-strong fleet of the best ...  Read More

Aero challenge - extended feature

Kyocera SGS Precision Tools Europe hosted one of its first UK events since being bought by the Japanese industrial conglomerate Kyocera last ...  Read More

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Subcontracting

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Aerospace supply chain profile: the intermediaries

Aerospace companies often work with intermediary purchasers and parts stockists that are tasked with the delivery of a variety of items, often ...  Read More

Going (with) nuclear: supply chain opportunities at Hinkley Point C

Now that construction of nuclear power plant Hinkley Point C has begun, suppliers are gearing up to start work. The mammoth project will require ...  Read More

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Industry Sectors

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A strategy for all

In March, Andrew Allcock attended a meeting in London: ‘Priorities for shaping the UK’s Industrial Strategy’. Having a manufacturing theme, he ...  Read More

Vision of steel

Driven by a new vision of integrated British steelmaking, commodities trader Sanjeev Gupta has, in the last few years, built an industrial ...  Read More

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Comment/Opinion

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A rising tide lifts all

Last month (April), London-headquartered technology supplier representative organisation the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) ...  Read More

Equally valued, technically

Over many years, Machinery has watched how technical training has fallen away (as measured by engineering apprenticeship numbers) and as ...  Read More

Services

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Thinking local: Faro opens UK metrology service centre

From June, the 1,800 Faro Technologies products installed in the UK can be serviced in Rugby. The service and calibration centre offers repairs, ...  Read More

Finding a great deal to fund a new machine

Here’s a riddle: what’s the last part of a sale, but the first part of a delivery? The answer is financing, and it is what makes the difference ...  Read More

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