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Celebrations at Citizen Machinery UK for long-serving employee and managing director Geoff Bryant 22/01/2018

Geoff Bryant has celebrated his retirement from Citizen Machinery UK, after 43 years of service with the company, at a pre-Christmas gathering at the firm's Bushey, Herts, location that saw 79 employees, spouses and partners, plus a group of long-serving retired employees and specialist suppliers gather together.  Read More

NUM to unveil new release of NUMROTO tool grinding software 22/01/2018

NUM will launch a new release of its NUMROTO tool grinding software at GrindTec 2018.  Read More

Cardiff University School of Engineering installs three XYZ ProtoTRAK 2-OP machining centres 18/01/2018

Cardiff University’s School of Engineering has invested in three XYZ ProtoTRAK 2-OP machining centres, bringing added productivity and versatility to what is an increasingly busy working environment.  Read More

Vollmer adapts web presence 17/01/2018

The Vollmer Group has launched a new website with a completely new design.   Read More

Cornish laser and bending firm Lasermaster invests, backed by European Regional Development Fund grant 15/01/2018

A Cornish precision sheet metal laser profiling bending company has installed Bystronic Expert 100 CNC press brake and a Planar Inspecvision Scanner, following the winning of a grant from the BIG2 project funded from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).  Read More

Seventeen-employee South West firm invests £2.75 million in DMG Mori machine tools 15/01/2018

A 17-man company that is only in its sixth year is investing £2.75 million in DMG Mori machine tools in a bid to “become a centre of excellence for the South West of England”.  Read More

AWL Group strengthened by ICS Robotics and Automation acquisition 11/01/2018

UK robotic welding and automation specialist ICS Robotics and Automation has been acquired by global robotic automation company AWL Group.   Read More

Broadbent Stanley extends range with large capacity double column machining centres 10/01/2018

Halifax-based Broadbent Stanley is continuing its strategic expansion of the products it can offer to customers with the announcement that it is partnering with Starvision, a Taiwan-based manufacturer of large capacity double column machining centres.   Read More

Additive manufacturing finds a place in the sun 09/01/2018

Global engineering technologies company Renishaw has worked with the Friends of Berkeley Castle to create an additively manufactured sun dial for historic Berkeley Castle in Gloucestershire.  Read More

Vigilance Group celebrates 10 years; looks to future 09/01/2018

Bristol-based Vigilance Group, the engineering specialist holding company that incorporates under its corporate banner - Machine Tool Sales Online, MACH Machine Tools and Vigilance Engineering Safety Products - celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2017. In addition, Group managing director, Dave Andrew, celebrated 30 years in the machine tool industry last November. But in acknowledging these milestones, the focus is firmly on the future.  Read More

Mollart secures orders with increased mould drilling penetration rates for Mexican customer 02/01/2018

A recent export order won by Mollart Engineering for a four-spindle Omnisprint deep hole drilling machine has enabled a bottle moulding company in Mexico to increase its penetration rates in cast iron moulds by 500% when drilling cooling holes in a series of bottle moulds.  Read More

Five-axis machining of composite materials successfully modelled by Third Wave Systems 22/12/2017

Following a $3 million contract by the United States Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, one of the largest funded projects in the company’s 20-year history, machining simulation software expert Third Wave Systems (TWS) is reporting its achievements in composites machining.  Read More

Siemens' 3D-printed turbine blade development recognised 22/12/2017

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has recognised Siemens for its outstanding technological achievement in producing the first successfully 3D-printed and fully tested gas turbine blades.  Read More

Multimode sensors help humans and robots work together safely, say developers 21/12/2017

Multimodal sensors that combine functions eliminate single-mode types and open the way to flexible automation and effective human-machine interaction in industrial applications, say their developers, Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).  Read More

First UK installation of a Prima Rapido 3D laser cutter with high power in-house developed fibre laser source 21/12/2017

The first Prima Power machine sold in the UK featuring the company’s own high power in-house developed fibre laser source, an advanced Rapido 3D laser cutter, was recently installed at the premises of PAB Coventry Ltd, along with a 2 m Prima Power pressbrake.  Read More

Reginson Engineering boosts capacity with trusted supplier Ward CNC 21/12/2017

A batch of 10 Hyundai Wia vertical machining centres and CNC lathes supplied by T W Ward CNC Machinery (Ward CNC) has been installed at 80-plus-employee Reginson Engineering to help meet the demands of an ever-increasing order book for aero-engine components.  Read More

Bystronic enters partnership with tube processing specialist 15/12/2017

Bystronic, a Swiss manufacturer of CNC laser cutting and bending solutions for processing flat sheet metal, is now able to support more comprehensively OEMs and subcontractors wishing to expand into tubular component manufacture.   Read More

Broadbent Stanley in strategic agency agreement 15/12/2017

Halifax-based Broadbent Stanley has announced a strategic agency agreement with Radar Industrial, a Taiwan-based manufacturer of CNC VTLs.  Read More

Hurco Europe reports record year and reveals MACH 2018 launches 12/12/2017

Hurco Europe is reporting a record year for sales, with growth of 22% on its previous financial year taking turnover to £23 million. The High Wycombe-based operation sold close to 300 Hurco machining centres and lathes into the UK and Ireland, 38% of which went to first-time users of the company's machine tools.   Read More

Shot blasting firm looks to increase turnover 07/12/2017

The new general manager of a Stourbridge shot blasting firm is looking to propel the business’ turnover to new heights and expand its factory space.  Read More

GE Additive acquires Belgian AM simulation software firm 04/12/2017

US-headquartered GE Additive has acquired Belgian firm GeonX, a privately-owned developer of simulation software for additive manufacturing, welding, machining and heat treatment processes in various industries, such as aerospace, automotive and energy.   Read More

Ricoh and BASF in additive manufacturing materials, processing and application development 03/12/2017

Leading Germany-headquartered chemical company BASF and plastic powder 3D sintering expert Ricoh of Japan are to develop their additive manufacturing (AM) capabilities through a development partnership that takes in materials, processing and application development.   Read More

DMG Mori AG and FUCHS Petrolub SE to jointly develop machine tool lubricants 03/12/2017

DMG Mori AG and FUCHS Petrolub SE have signed a collaboration agreement in which the pair intend to set standards with innovative product developments for lubricants for machine tools.  Read More

Additive manufacturing design and simulation tools collaboration between Stratasys and e-Xstream engineering 02/12/2017

?Stratasys is targeting increasing the adoption of Stratasys 3D printing technology in key manufacturing sectors, including aerospace and automotive, via a collaboration with ‘e-Xstream engineering’, described as a world leader in multi-scale modelling of composite materials and structures.  Read More

Standardised, modular automation solutions drive by DMG Mori joint venture 02/12/2017

German-Japanese machine tool firm DMG Mori has upped its automation game by founding a new joint venture company with German company Heitec AG, DMG Mori Heitec GmbH, with this representing an extension to two companies’ collaboration over recent years.  Read More

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