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New Rego-Fix toolholder chucks eliminate imbalance 22/04/2006

PCM Tooling (UK) has released a new range of Rego-Fix toolholder chucks.  Read More

New Toyoda cylindrical grinder 22/04/2006

The Multi-Task Toyoda GL4A-S11 angle-head cylindrical grinding machine is now available in the UK.  Read More

Honda to assemble diesel engines in UK 21/04/2006

Honda Motor Co plans to produce diesel engines in Britain, according to a mid-April Reuters report.  Read More

Marine Current Turbines spends £4.8 million with suppliers 21/04/2006

British engineering firms have been awarded contracts by Marine Current Turbines Ltd (MCT).   Read More

Total disaster fuels investment in 1,000th UK Citizen machine 21/04/2006

Colbree Precision has become the customer for the 1000th Citizen sliding-head lathe sold in the UK since 1974, under somewhat unique circumstances.  Read More

Saint-Gobain Abrasives launches "biggest product range of its kind" in world 14/04/2006

Saint-Gobain Abrasives has launched Flexovit,a complete range of standardised products.  Read More

Delcam celebrates 15,000th customer; in Russia 14/04/2006

Russia’s Rostvertol company, formally the Rostov Helicopter Plant, has become Delcam's 15,000th customer for its range of CADCAM software.  Read More

New sales appointment for Star Micronics GB 11/04/2006

Mick Webster has been appointed by sliding-headstock lathe company Star Micronics GB as area sales manager for the East and South East of England, with effect from 1 March 2006.   Read More

Bulging order book prompts Star purchase 11/04/2006

A bulging order book has prompted sub-contractor APT Leicester to increase its production capacity for close tolerance turned components with the acquisition of a Star SR-20R II sliding-head CNC lathe.  Read More

Asian and US expansion for VI Group boost turnover 11/04/2006

VISI CADCAM developer VI Group plc saw sales last year rise by 5 per cent to reach £10.2 million, according to preliminary results for the year to 31 December, 2005.  Read More

Tornos Deco 20s for AEL (Dorset) 11/04/2006

AEL (Dorset), Blandford Forum has purchased a Tornos Deco 20s from Tornos Technologies UK at the French Simodec exhibition last month (7-11 March).  Read More

Hardinge-Bridgeport brand champion 10/04/2006

John McTernan has become director of the Bridgeport brand for Hardinge-Bridgeport, headquartered in Leicester.  Read More

MTA takes over secretariat of hard metals association 10/04/2006

The Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) has announced it has taken over the running of the Secretariat of The British Hardmetal and Engineers' Cutting Tool Association (BHECTA), effective from 1 April 2006.  Read More

Hexagon consolidates after-sales service and support 10/04/2006

All Hexagon Metrology after-sales support, both mechanical and software, has been consolidated at the company’s Telford Headquarters, this applies across all of the brands of products within the Hexagon portfolio.   Read More

Mori Seiki set to double NT Series production 07/04/2006

With the completion of its Chiba No.2 Plant in Japan, Mori Seiki is set to boost production of its NT mill-turn lathes.  Read More

Tiger.tec slashes cycle times; boosts parts per edge 07/04/2006

Folly Mill Engineering has cut cycle times by 26 per cent on facing operations for pump bearing housings by switching to Walter Tiger.tec inserts. In addition, it is also machining more parts per edge.   Read More

Trike and nPB alternative offered by 3M 07/04/2006

The Solvents Emissions Directive, which becomes mandatory at the end of October 2007, has major implications for the thousands of companies who currently use Trike as a solvent for cleaning and degreasing purposes.  Read More

US' ProtoTRAK firm buys XYZ Machine Tools 02/04/2006

Southwestern Industries Inc, Rancho Dominguez, California has acquired XYZ Machine Tools Ltd, Burlescombe, Devon.  Read More

Wagon buys Oxford Automotive 02/04/2006

Engineered structures supplier Wagon Automotive has acquired Oxford Automotive ApS, a supplier of modular automotive body structures and mechanisms.  Read More

Stillage tagging idea could save firms millions 02/04/2006

A scheme to electronically tag metal cages (stillages) used to transport components could save firms millions of pounds in lost equipment and lost production by ending widespread stillage ‘disappearance’.   Read More

'Open' CNC project results put into practice 02/04/2006

The results of a European CNC research project are being incorporated by Italy’s Fidia and will support delivery of novel controls at lower cost, it is claimed.  Read More

Nissan export milestone celebrated 02/04/2006

Nissan UK has now exported more then 3 million cars from its Sunderland plant since 1984 and the event was marked by a visit from Rt Hon Tony Blair and Nissan president and CEO Carlos Ghosn.  Read More

UP to 100 per cent improvement promise from Kennametal 02/04/2006

Kennametal is offering up to a guaranteed 100 per cent productivity improvement across more than 1,400 product lines, or your money back.  Read More

South East firms get innovation help 02/04/2006

The Innovation Advisory Service, a programme designed to help manufacturing firms in the South East gain access to resources and funding for innovation, was officially launched earlier this month (April).   Read More

Dean Smith & Grace order for new breed CNC lathe 02/04/2006

Dean, Smith & Grace of Keighley, West Yorkshire has received the first order for one of its new breed of CNC shaft lathes - purpose-built for fully automated, high-precision, internal and external machining of large shafts and pipes.   Read More

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