Citizen L20-VIII laser CNC demonstration piece

Citizen introduces integrated laser cutting breakthrough

Citizen Machinery’s fully integrated laser processing into the turn-milling cycle of its Cincom CNC sliding head turn-mill centres enables near endless possibilities for the...
John Dineen, Customer Services Manager, Heller Machine Tools

Heller appoints customer services manager

John Dineen, who started working for Heller Machine Tools in 1992 as an apprentice mechanical engineer, has been promoted to the position of Customer Services...
KASTOmicut

Sawing and storage innovations to be exhibited by KASTO and EMO 2017

Kasto will present at EMO innovations from both sides of the company's business – sawing machine and storage system manufacture. Highlights will be an...
NCMT Blue Photon

NCMT to demonstrate adhesive workholding system at EMO 2017

NCMT Fixture Solutions will demonstrate at EMO 2017 the advantages of the photo-activated adhesive system, Blue Photon. It is intended for the manufacture of...
KASTOtec AC4 bandsaw

Stockholder increases bandsawing capacity in a small footprint

Two bandsaws from Kasto replace four conventional machinesAt the Newcastle-under-Lyme facility of special metals stockholder, Langley Alloys, two German-built KASTOtec bandsaws specified for cutting...
OPEN MIND

OPEN MIND at the EMO

OPEN MIND Technologies AG is set to exhibit its NC code-based hyperMILL® VIRTUAL Machining Center machine simulation for the first time at this year’s...
Indespension

Trailer manufacturer doubles productivity with fibre laser cutting

At the Bolton factory of trailer manufacturer, Indespension, sheet metal cutting productivity has doubled following the replacement of a CO2 laser-powered machine with a...
Hurco

Hurco machining centre fits into tight space

A new subcontract machining firm has been set up near Coventry to undertake small batch manufacture and project work that other subcontractors and OEMs...
HEIDENHAIN

Accurate positional feedback from exposed linear encoders, even when contaminated

Intelligent signal processing ASIC enables interpolation accuracy of CNC machine axes to be maintainedExposed, incremental linear encoders are the feedback system of choice from...
NCMT

Mouldmaker chooses bridge-type machining centre with temperature compensation

Last autumn (2016), when precision mould manufacturer and injection moulding specialist BM Injection was looking to replace an ageing, 3-axis, vertical-spindle machining centre of C-frame...