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Castle Precision Engineering : The Manufacturer of the Year

Castle Precision Engineering is proud to have been awarded The Manufacturer the Year at one of the biggest nights in the manufacturing calendar, The Manufacturer’s annual award ceremony.

Phase Vision Founder to Address Leading Sector Event

One of the founders of Leicestershire-based Phase Vision, a pioneering company in three-dimensional non-contact measurement, has been invited to speak at a high-profile national sector event.

Testing Components for Machine Tools of the Future

Leading bellows and machinery protection specialist Beakbane has invested in a £100,000 test suite. At the heart of the facility is a purpose-built CNC rig for testing protective machine tool covers. This features a moving column box construction with linear drives that exactly emulates the axis movements and duty cycles of a machining centre.

Delcam’s 35,000th customer uses robots for composite machining

Delcam is pleased to announce that Southern Spars, a New Zealand-based company specialising in the design and construction of spars and rigging for high-performance yachts, has recently become the 35,000th customer to purchase its CADCAM software.

Most successful Euroblech ever for TRUMPF

International Technology Trade Show for Sheet Metal Processing confirms evident upswing.

TRUMPF TECHNOLOGY DAYS : 7th – 9th December 2010

There is hardly a manufacturing application that isn’t suitable for laser technology so TRUMPF has scheduled a 3-day technology event at its Luton Technology Centre for anyone wishing to evaluate the latest industrial laser processes for their production needs.

Trulaser Chosen for its Superior Piercing Technology

Accurate Laser recently opened its second subcontract laser cutting company in the UK. The success of its quick turnaround, small batch manufacturing facility in the West Midlands has led to the replicating of this proven business model in Leeds. Growth is clearly anticipated and the investment in a TruLaser 3030 is seen as an essential component to the future success of the business.

Substantial Resource Savings Possible with LMD

The potential to save resources with laser deposition welding is huge according to TRUMPF. The company suggests this method can lead to 90% savings in materials and material costs.

Phase Vision Heads to Chester for LVMC Event

Leicestershire-based three-dimensional white light measurement specialist Phase Vision is once again to showcase its highly innovative Quartz range of white light scanners to key specifiers and buyers.