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Comau opens new Gateshead facility to better serve the North East 23/06/2017

Italian automation specialist Comau has opened new engineering facility in Gateshead, boosting its ability to service the North East region.  Read More

Master Abrasives adds to grinding wheel range with Schmeier internal wheels and superfinishing products 23/06/2017

Master Abrasives has added Schmeier precision grinding products to its range, following the recent acquisition of Alfons Schmeier GmbH & Co. KG by the parent company of Meister Abrasives AG, Abraxos Holding AG, in February. Master Abrasives will represent Schmeier in the UK and Ireland.  Read More

New UK Gühring facility officially opened by Dr Joerg Guehring, chairman and CEO of the Gühring Group 22/06/2017

Gühring officially opened its new 60,000 sq ft manufacturing facility on Birmingham's Advanced Manufacturing Hub on 9 June. The new UK headquarters of the German cutting tool manufacturer was officially opened by Dr Joerg Guehring, chairman and CEO of the Gühring Group.   Read More

WNT extends customer support 21/06/2017

WNT is extending its support levels with the appointment of a programming sales engineer, who will to join its existing team of 39 sales engineers.  Read More

Coolant mist extractors now offered by MacInnes Tooling 19/06/2017

MacInnes Tooling has added the Japan-made Mistresa range of coolant mist extractors to its range   Read More

FC Laser installs 10 kW Bystronic laser profiler; two more to follow 16/06/2017

FC Laser has installed a 10 kW Bystronic fibre optic laser centre that is capable of cutting materials as thick as 30 mm; two more identical machines are to be ordered over the coming months.  Read More

RP Technologies invests £120,000, employs more, slashing lead times 14/06/2017

?Prototype and production tooling and plastic injection moulding company RP Technologies has invested £120,000 to increase its toolroom and injection moulding capacity.   Read More

FFG Werke GmbH hands Hüller Hille assets to Zuse Holding GmbH 13/06/2017

German company Zuse Holding GmbH has acquired the Hüller Hille assets of FFG Werke GmbH, including the Diedesheim plant, Hüller Hille brand and products.   Read More

Greg Clark reappointed Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Secretary 12/06/2017

Greg Clark, MP for Tunbridge Wells, has been reappointed as Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.  Read More

Ward Hi-Tech widens product line with Vision Wide 09/06/2017

Ward Hi-Tech, a Sheffield-based CNC machine tool distributor, has signed an exclusive sole UK and Ireland distribution agreement with Vision Wide of Taiwan.  Read More

AMRC project targets a step change in the capabilities of robots used in aerospace 09/06/2017

Work has been completed on a £850,000 project to give the UK aerospace sector a unique capability for high accuracy robotic machining.  Read More

CGTech announces 4 UK-wide VERICUT user exchange events 09/06/2017

Each year CGTech hosts numerous VERICUT User Exchange (VUE) meetings around the world for its customers and partners. This year, 4 UK VUE events will take place throughout September and October.  Read More

Hexagon AB acquires FASys 08/06/2017

Hexagon AB has completed its acquisition of FASys Industrie-EDV-Systeme GmbH – a German system integration specialist and provider of software and hardware solutions for production-oriented tasks.   Read More

CNC gear cutting added to 2D CNC’s portfolio 08/06/2017

2D CNC Machinery has added S&T Dynamics' range of gear cutting machinery and related automation equipment to its portfolio of metal cutting CNC machining centres, cell and system technology.  Read More

Ficep UK picks up Costa Lev agency 08/06/2017

Ficep UK has been appointed exclusive UK agent for manufacturer of automatic metal deburring and surface finishing machines Costa Lev.   Read More

JCB Academy gets 10 ESAB Rebel multi-process welding machines 07/06/2017

The JCB Academy – a school for students aged 14-18 with an interest in engineering and business – has invested in 10 new ESAB Rebel multi-process welding machines.   Read More

SEAT aims to reduce its environmental footprint by 50% by 2025 07/06/2017

SEAT is looking to reduce by half its environmental footprint by 2025, compared with its 2010 consumption and emissions figures.  Read More

UK new car registrations decline in May 07/06/2017

The UK new car market declined in May, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).   Read More

Walter tech centre uses augmented reality to solve customer problems 06/06/2017

Tooling expert Walter AG has revamped the Technology Centre at its headquarters in Tübingen, Germany, with the aim of offering customers, partners and staff access to its latest developments and test results, and demonstrations of high-technology solutions for machining systems of the future.  Read More

National Manufacturing Barometer ‘painting a positive picture’ 06/06/2017

The UK’s small to medium sized manufacturers appear to be getting to grips with the ‘productivity puzzle’, according to a report.  Read More

Gearbox manufacturer gets £1.8 million machining centre 06/06/2017

A £1.8 million Burkhardt + Weber machining centre has been installed by Renold Gears at its factory in Rochdale, UK, to increase production of gear cases in the mid to large gear unit market.  Read More

Hexagon offers automated white light sensor system demos 05/06/2017

Demonstrations of an automated white light sensor system for measuring a vast array of objects from small parts to complete car bodies are being offered by Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence.  Read More

Apprentices create VW Golf GTI with help from digital technologies 05/06/2017

Apprentices from Volkswagen and Sitech have created a ‘special’ Golf GTI, with part of the work rapidly made using digital technologies.   Read More

Open day for aero parts research 05/06/2017

An open day to showcase a research project backed by Innovate UK for developing cost-effective titanium alloy structural airframe parts takes place in the Midlands this month.  Read More

MTA chief delivers positive Brexit message 02/06/2017

The chief executive of the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) used his speech at the Stuttgart Moulding Expo to deliver an upbeat message to European counterparts on Brexit and doing business in the UK.  Read More

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