Yearly Archives: 2014

Mazak to offer Siemens control option

INTEGREX e-500H II

Siemens SINUMERIK 840D sl is being made available across a select number of Mazak machines in the VARIAXIS, VTC 800 series and eH multi-tasking machine ranges. Three new models equipped with Siemens SINUMERIK 840D sl CNC can be viewed on the Mazak stand, number C61 in Hall 27, during EMO 2013. The VTC 800/30SDR is a…

Major expansion to Mazak’s European Parts Centre

The European Parts Centre expansion forms part of Mazak’s ten-year plan for growth in its European businesses, which has also included recent investment in new Technology Centres, located in Prague, Katowice, Dusseldorf and Leipzig. The company has identified customer support as being a key factor in its continued growth and the expansion of the European…

Trade fair highlights with “bite”

Tübingen, 16th September 2013 – “Intelligence in Production” – the headline for EMO 2013, the world’s largest trade fair for production engineering, has been an important topic for the Tübingen-based tool specialist for several years now and because Walter has long since ceased to be just a manufacturer of high performance metal cutting tools, Walter…

Renishaw acquires pioneer in additive manufacture

Marc Dimter and Ralph Mayer, LBC, and Rainer Lotz, Renishaw GmbH

Renishaw, a global company operating in the fields of metrology, healthcare and additive manufacturing is acquiring, as part of an asset deal, the business and employees of LBC Laser Bearbeitungs Center GmbH, a pioneer in the field of additive manufacturing for tool and mould making. Already a leader in the supply of laser melting systems,…

Renishaw at EMO 2013

Major new introductions include a high-speed contact scanning system for CNC machine tools, a family of products for the measurement of aerospace blades, a new range of modular fixtures for metrology applications, and a long range laser encoder. The latest gauging software, additive manufacturing technologies and position encoder systems will also be on show. SPRINT™…

Peter Wolters deburring solutions

BD-300x2

The emphasis in many processes is placed on a significant improvement in surface quality. Our machine concept of the BD series is used in an extremely wide range of applications. The machines are used for machining high-precision components, precision-cut and laser-cut parts as well as workpieces with significant stamping burrs. The machines have an individual…

Technological Knowledge as a Core Competency – Seminars provide advanced training options

To this end, Liebherr appoints highly-qualified specialists to provide clients in Germany and abroad with support – even on-site, if requested. “This enables us to place at least three specialists in each Liebherr technology at the disposal of clients worldwide. Our seminars are geared towards a wide range of employees; from machine operators to design…

Kennametal Launches NOVO™ – Digital Intelligence to Accelerate Productivity in Customer Manufacturing Processes

Tool selection, tool configuration, and the best applicable tooling advice based on the customer´s part and process requirements are all at the touch of a few mouse clicks in Kennametal´s revolutionary NOVO™. CAD models, complete assembly lists, automated job report functionality and much more all promise new levels of process planning efficiency. Here, a model of an HTS Drill Assembly is shown with all associated inserts, adaptors, and spare parts. NOVO™ accomplishes in minutes what formerly took hours and yields an optimized solution backed by Kennametal expertise, every time.

(LATROBE, PA) – In a revolutionary development designed to address the critical need for improved productivity and process knowledge for manufacturing companies, Kennametal is launching NOVO™, a new set of digital tools that promises far-reaching improvements in manufacturing efficiencies. “This is a huge leap beyond simply providing a digital version of the tool and its…

High-performance cutting with a compact milling unit

TRAUB TNX65/42 with milling unit

 The TNX65/42 is one of the most successful modular machines in the product line of TRAUB Drehmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG. This highly productive and flexible turning/milling center has set standards in high-performance cutting. An extremely compact gear milling unit ensures extensive milling and turning capabilities. The machine has a modular system design: it is equipped…