Tag Archive for IMTS 2016

Renishaw unveils the new XM-60 multi-axis calibrator


Renishaw, the world-leading metrology specialist, exhibited its new XM-60 multi-axis calibrator at IMTS 2016, Chicago, USA and AMB 2016, Stuttgart, Germany. The XM-60 is capable of measuring all six degrees of freedom from a single set-up, in any orientation for linear axes. It offers significant improvement in simplicity and time saving over conventional laser measurement techniques.



At IMTS Chicago in september, many manufacturers, media and others who visited the Mazak booth were very interested in learning more about SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY. Rightfully so because it is unique to the industry and helps keep shops of all sizes productive, efficient, competitive and at the forefront of innovation.

Compact MPP 500 multiple pallet stocker system from Mazak


Yamazaki Mazak Corporation has announced the start of the sales of the MPP 500(Multi Pallet Pool 500)compact multiple pallet stocker system. The MPP 500 was first shown during IMTS 2016 held in Chicago, U.S.A. starting from September 12th and will be exhibited at JIMTOF 2016 held at Tokyo Big Sight from November 17th.

FANUC features new iHMI at IMTS 2016


FANUC America Corporation brought a new look and feel to CNC operations with the introduction of the FANUC iHMI at IMTS 2016. iHMI, or intelligent Human Machine Interface, provides a simpler, more efficient and intuitive way to interact with the FANUC Series 30i/31i/32i-MODEL B CNCs.

Heavy-duty payload robot lifts Chevy Corvette at IMTS 2016


The video below features a FANUC M-2000iA/1700L robot, demonstrating its long reach and heavy payload capabilities. The robot lifts a fully-functional 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray through a series of vertical, horizontal and angular motions, demonstrating its flexibility and range of motion.

Mazak Booth Draws Thousands at IMTS 2016


Company spotlights new advanced manufacturing systems and SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY. Mazak hosted a record number of visitors through its booth during the six days of IMTS 2016, held at Chicago’s McCormick Place from September 12-17.