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Metal powder AM company ranks in Top National Tech Company League 15/09/2017

LPW Technology Ltd, developer, processer and supplier of high quality metal powders and software solutions for the additive manufacturing (AM) industry, has been included in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 for the second year running.  Read More

Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH bought by managing director Armin Walther 13/09/2017

Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH and related machining centre divisions in the USA, Russia and China have been bought from the Handtmann Group in a management buyout led by the former managing director of Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH, Armin Walther. The company is now called A-Punkt Automation GmbH, effective from 31 August, and Walther is the new company’s managing director.  Read More

Kraft & Bauer UK expands to meet fire safety needs on machine tools 13/09/2017

Coventry-based Kraft & Bauer UK, whose fire extinguishing systems protect many hundreds of machines in the UK, has expanded further with the addition to its fleet of a larger long bed van that doubles as a mobile workshop.   Read More

CECIMO publishes new guidelines on metalworking milling machines 12/09/2017

CECIMO, the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries, has published new ‘Guidelines for CE marking on metal working milling machines’.   Read More

Large composite part machining employs Zimmermann FZ33 portal machining centres 11/09/2017

A specialist subcontractor in England is using a pair of German-built Zimmermann FZ33 portal machining centres to machine large composite components for the Airbus A350 family of wide-body jetliners.  Read More

Witte van Moort installs new automation from AP&T 11/09/2017

Netherlands-based metal forming company Witte van Moort has installed a production solution that incorporates the new generation of automation products from AP&T.   Read More

Access to facilities at AMRC Factory 2050 made easier for SMEs 11/09/2017

Ease of access to the research and development facilities on offer at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Factory 2050 is being made easier for SMEs.  Read More

AFRC gets three new members 08/09/2017

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has welcomed three new members from the global manufacturing sector.  Read More

Huron chooses ModuleWorks collision avoidance technology 07/09/2017

France-based machining centre maker Huron has chosen ModuleWorks collision avoidance software for its new PreciPROTECT collision avoidance system.   Read More

Mollart & Fanuc partner to launch upgraded vertical drilling machine at EMO 07/09/2017

Mollart Engineering has partnered with Fanuc UK to develop a new version of its specialist VDM vertical micro drilling machine, which will be launched at EMO 2017.  Read More

German manufacturing technology firms form group to offer global Industrial Internet of Things platform 05/09/2017

An alliance involving German manufacturing technology firms is setting out to establish a global platform for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), with the launch of ADAptive Manufacturing Open Solutions (ADAMOS).  Read More

Matrix CNC gear grinding machines to make EMO debut 05/09/2017

UK manufacturer of high-quality thread grinders Matrix Machine Tool (Coventry) Limited will demonstrate the advanced capabilities of two of the company’s new CNC gear grinding machines at EMO 2017.   Read More

GF Machining Solutions secures high value machine tool order 04/09/2017

GF Machining Solutions (GFMS) has won an order to supply three of its advanced, high-performance CNC machine tools – an AgieCharmilles FORM 300 EDM die-sink machine, an AgieCharmilles CUT E600 wire EDM machine and a Mikron HEM 700U 5-axis machining centre – to Bridgend-based Nemein Ltd.  Read More Image 1 comment

Festo and Huawei in 5G Cloud Robotics move 31/08/2017

Cloud-controlled robotics are the target of a partnership between China’s mobile phone technology firm Huawei and automation technology expert Festo.   Read More

Mazak expands service team 30/08/2017

Yamazaki Mazak has expanded its service team with the appointment of eight new service engineers.  Read More

Matsuura Machinery to showcase Lumex at TCT Show 30/08/2017

Matsuura Machinery Ltd will exhibit the LUMEX Series of hybrid laser sintering, CNC milling machines – LUMEX Avance-25 and LUMEX Avance-60 – at the forthcoming TCT show.   Read More

Customer-facing team at XYZ strengthens 24/08/2017

A combination of recruitment and internal promotions has strengthened the customer service team at Devon-based machine tool company XYZ Machine Tools.  Read More

Renishaw returns to TCT Show 23/08/2017

Global engineering and scientific company Renishaw is returning to TCT Show this year.  Read More

Yamazaki Mazak UK helps student racing team at Birmingham University 21/08/2017

The University of Birmingham student racing team came second in the 2017 Formula Student UK competition with the help of Yamazaki Mazak UK Ltd.  Read More

Sales on the up for XYZ 18/08/2017

XYZ Machine Tools has seen significant growth in machine tool orders in Q2 of its financial year, it has emerged.   Read More

FANUC and Cyber-Weld strengthen partnership 18/08/2017

Factory automation solutions provider FANUC has chosen Warwickshire-based systems integrator Cyber-Weld Ltd as its preferred arc welding partner in the UK.   Read More

Mollart sets up BTA Drilling Application Centre in Chessington 18/08/2017

Deep hole drilling specialist Mollart Engineering has extended its support operation for BTA drilling by creating a BTA Application Centre at its Chessington headquarters with two regionally based ‘local’ specialists based in the Midlands and North to also directly support customers in Scotland.  Read More

Zoopla hermit crab advert uses Stratasys 3D printing 15/08/2017

A Zoopla television advert that shows hermit crabs moving into miniature houses was made possible thanks to Stratasys 3D printing technology, it has emerged.   Read More

Renishaw and Aeromet to optimise ‘high-performance’ alloy 11/08/2017

Renishaw and Aeromet International Limited are collaborating to establish additive manufacturing (AM) process parameters and material properties for Aeromet’s A20X aluminium alloy.    Read More

Automotive supplier orders four mechanical forging lines from Schuler 08/08/2017

Automotive supplier Chongqing Lianhao Technology from China has ordered four mechanical forging lines from Schuler.   Read More

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