News - Machining

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Tornos Deco 20s for AEL (Dorset)


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

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Bulging order book prompts Star purchase


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.

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New sales appointment for Star Micronics GB


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.

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600 Group wins £4.4 million Airbus order


The 600 Group has reported the winning of a £4.4 million contract for the supply of four Mitsui Seiki horizontal machining centres and a Fastems materials handling system to Airbus UK.

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Mighty fine agreement


BSA Machine Tools & Mighty USA have signed an agreement which sees BSA market the Churchill Viper range of CNC in the UK and Ireland and other markets in China and the Far East.

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Dean Smith & Grace order for new breed CNC lathe


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 ...