Members News

MACH 2010 showcase of tooling technology from WNT (UK)

WNT (UK) is showing its commitment to UK manufacturers with the largest stand at the exhibition dedicated to cutting tool technology. With some 250 m2 of stand space (Stand 5448) there will be ample room to show off the numerous new cutting tool developments from the Sheffield-based cutting tool specialist.

EXAPT selects ModuleWorks as CAM components partner

ModuleWorks, the leading supplier of CAD/CAM components for 3-5-Axis toolpath generation and simulation have confirmed their partnership with CAD/CAM Solution provider, EXAPT to provide state-of-the art CAM toolpath and simulation components for the EXAPT product range.

It’s all about productivity

The latest software release for the TruBend Series 5000 press brakes has the potential to reduce piece part costs significantly. A video on the company’s website shows this clearly.

Mazak puts manufacturers in pole position

With its close and longstanding association as an Official Supplier to Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, Yamazaki Mazak is hosting Grand Prix themed events in March and April. At both events visitors will witness the exciting developments that continue to take place at Mazak, and how they can be of benefit to any manufacturing company, large or small.

FARO Announces New FARO Scene Software for the Laser Scanner

FARO, the world’s leading provider of portable measurement and imaging solutions, announces the release of FARO Scene 4.7, the latest version of its scan processing software for the FARO Laser Scanner.

Roemheld’s new 5-axis vice is a quick fix

Roemheld has just launched a new fixed jaw vice designed to offer a fast ROI for 5-Axis applications across a wide range of industries.

Amada provides light relief at Dextra

Rupert Martin, Group Chairman at leading UK lighting manufacturer, Dextra, explains how six new high functionality Amada press brakes have eased set-up times and helped the company extend its lead over the competition.

Trumpf laser maximises uptime at Powell Manufacturing

Bradford-based subcontract fabrication specialist Powell Manufacturing has achieved notably impressive 99.68% uptime since installing its latest TruLaser 3040 laser cutting machine from TRUMPF.

FARO will be showing long-range, high-resolution Photon scanner at XCES and GEO-10

FARO, the world’s leading provider of portable measurement and imaging systems, will be exhibiting at XCES (2nd – 3rd March, Esher) and GEO-10 (23rd – 24th March, Coventry).

600 Group releases Interim Management Statement

The 600 Group PLC (“600 Group” or “the Group”), the manufacturer and distributor of precision engineering products to international markets, announces its Interim Management Statement for the period from 27 September 2009 to 25 January 2010 (“the Period”).