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Walter Opens New Technology Center at Worldwide Headquarters

To help its customers unlock the power of digital technology and the Smart Factory, Walter has opened a new Technology Center at its Tübingen, Germany, worldwide headquarters. The 16,400 sq. f...

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The my.Walter Customizable Portal

The new my.Walter information portal can be customized to show only the information that is helpful to the specific user, allowing customers, buyers, dealers and others to quickly bypass information t...

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TRAK Machine Tools on Display at Midwest Region Open Houses

Southwestern Industries will host two open houses to showcase TRAK Machine Tools featuring ProtoTRAK CNC Technology. The first will be held on June 1st in its Dayton, OH, showroom, with another one to...

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Long, Heavy Parts Production

The Mazak VTC-805E Vertical Traveling Column Machining Center is designed to bring high versatility and productivity to shops needing to tackle long and/or heavy parts. "The machine combines an i...

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GKN Driveline Seeks Traceabililty

GKN Driveline is a manufacturer of automotive driveline products and, at its Sanford, NC, facility, produces an array of drive shafts and other products for automotive OEMs. "By adopting a platfo...

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Hydraulic Expansion Technology Improves Process During Milling Operations

With the SCHUNK TENDO Slim 4ax hydraulic expansion toolholder it is now possible to combine the complete outside geometry of heat shrinking mountings with the proven qualities of SCHUNK hydraulic expa...

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BAAM to be Centerpiece of Local Motors Automotive Microfactories

The sale of two Cincinnati Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) systems to Phoenix-based Local Motors is set to revolutionize automotive production. CI accelerated the advancement of additive manufa...

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GROB Systems Enters Partnership with Premier Machine Tool Midwest

GROB Systems has announced a new partnership with Premier Machine Tool Midwest of Hartland, WI. The company will assume sales and service for the GROB line of 5-axis universal machining centers and au...

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High Precision CNC Jig Borer

Methods Machine Tools has introduced the YASDA YBM 9150 CNC Jig Borer, a 3-axis machining center. Despite its space-saving footprint, the YBM 9150 features a large work envelope with 61" x 37&...

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ABB Sells Its First Robot Manufactured in the U.S.

ABB has sold its first robot manufactured in the U.S. The IRB 2600 robot is the first to be produced at the ABB Auburn Hills, MI, facility, and was sold by ABB Value Provider, CIM SYSTEMS, INC. to Hit...

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Ultra-Precision Diamond Probing Line

Marposs will feature its Mida Diamond line of high precision machine tool touch probes and tool setters at EASTEC. "The Mida Diamond line has been developed to assist in controlling the entire pr...

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Flexible Solution for High-Precision Measurements

Optoquick is the latest generation Marposs flexible solution for high precision gauging controls on shafts, such as cam, crank or gear shafts. With Optoquick, parts are automatically measured while...

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Rohm GmbH Names New Global Head of Sales and Marketing

Röhm GmbH, parent company of Röhm Products of America, has appointed Damiano Casafina as the new Head of Sales and Marketing worldwide. As Chief Sales Officer (CSO) and Chief Marketing Offic...

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Seco Announces Two Key Product Team Changes

Seco Tools, LLC continues to fortify its service and support team with the addition of Olivier Branget to its North American Applications Engineering group and with the promotion of Aaron Eller to Pro...

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Productive Induction Hardening Processes

The automotive industry is facing radical changes, including increasing global competition and rapid technological development, which are drastically transforming the demands placed on OEMs and suppli...

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SCHUNK Opens Technology and Service Center in Houston, TX

SCHUNK recently held its official grand opening event to launch its new Service and Technology center in Houston, TX. "Manufacturers in Houston will benefit from having this new Tec-Center loc...

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