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MACH 2016 on the Runway

It may be just over eighteen months away but planning for MACH 2016 is already well under way, with companies large and small already securing their spaces for the Exhibition. The MTA, which owns and runs the Exhibition, has brought forward the process of allocating the space on the floor. That will give companies from industrial sectors which have not traditionally been brought into the exhibition more time to get involved in Britain’s biggest industrial event.

MTA Annual Golf Day a Success

The MTA’s Annual Golf Day started ominously with a torrential downpour, however by the time the teams arrived the sun had come out and 8 teams took up the Challenge of Hellidon Lakes course near Daventry, Northants.

Teams joined us from CMZ, Sharmic, Jemtech, ETG Group (Current Champs), BPE Solicitors, The Manufacturer, MA Ford and SolidCam. The course proved a real challenge as it’s very hilly and has greens which proved very unpredictable.

MTA Members join the Deputy Prime Minister in India

MTA Members, including Group Rhodes, Renishaw and Delcam, are currently in India with the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg as part of a delegation focused on the aerospace sector.  The three-day visit to India, with a 40-strong trade delegation, will take advantage of the opportunities presented by the new Indian government’s focus on economic growth. The delegation will be joined by Ed Davey, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change. It is the first high-level trade mission to India since Prime Minister Narendra Modi was elected in May.

Members News

Renishaw engineer shortlisted for Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards

A female engineer who joined Renishaw as an apprentice aged just 16 has been shortlisted for a prestigious engineering industry award, which aims to banish outdated engineering stereotypes and help

Renishaw to highlight additive manufacturing system upgrade at TCT 2014

Renishaw, the UK’s only manufacturer of a metal based additive manufacturing (metal 3D printing) machine will be exhibiting at TCT 2014 from 30 September – 2 October.

Delcam to hold high-speed and five-axis machining seminars at Matsuura

Delcam will highlight the latest developments for high-speed and five-axis machining in the 2015 version of its PowerMILL CAM system at two half-day seminars at Matsuura’s European headquarters in

Delcam’s new FeatureCAM more powerful and easier to use

Delcam has released the 2015 version of its FeatureCAM feature-based CAM system with a range of enhancements in three-axis milling, two-axis and five-axis drilling, turning and turn-mill, and wire

8 Citizen Machines Find New Home at FT Gearing to Achieve Higher Output Ratio

Within just two months of changing its business from being a component orientated cell production operation to a ‘Group Technology and Skill Centre’ (GTSC) based on machine type, precision gear spe