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CERATIZIT showcased its carbide grades solutions at Blechexpo

The top-class brand Hard Material Solutions by CERATIZIT showed its extended stock programme for corrosion-resistant carbide grades and the new CF+ grades at Blechexpo 2015. These now offer even higher transverse rupture […]

FIBRO successfully fullfils VDI directives for gas springs usage

The leading standard parts specialist FIBRO 100% fulfils in the global marketplace the specifications of the VDI directives for the use of gas springs, which are revised by the Böblinger Arbeitskreis (VDI-BAK). […]

FIBRO developed new long-lasting and high-performance dampers

In the modern servo presses used in the automobile and white goods industries, conventional PU blankholder dampers are quickly pushed beyond their limits from the high forces exerted on the holding elements […]

FIBRO releases new polyamide spacers for die release

FIBRO, the standard parts specialist from Hassmersheim has introduced new types of polyamide spacers into its product range, which can be placed directly on the pillars or bushes and act as transport […]


FIBRO’s new thread forming unit optimized for sheet-metal processing

The electronically controlled thread forming unit from FIBRO has been specifically developed for the integrated thread forming in sheet-metal processing. A highly dynamic servomotor connected via an extendable articulated shaft ensures a […]


FIBRO delivers high quality standard parts with top class services

Standard parts are utilised as standardised products in tools, forms and mechanical engineering. FIBRO standard parts stand for the highest precision and optimum availability. The Standard Parts Division is located in the […]


HepcoMotion to showcase its latest innovative solutions at Southern Manufacturing 2016

Design decision makers in the South will be heading to Southern Manufacturing 2016, the UK’s largest regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting exhibition from 9-11th February 2016. As a world-leading manufacturer of […]


Apprentice from HepcoMotion receives Outstanding Apprentice of the Year Award

A talented young apprentice from Tiverton-based HepcoMotion has won this year’s regional Outstanding Apprentice of the Year Award. Against strong competition, Matt Neal excelled at the EEF/Aldermore Future Manufacturing Awards where he […]


KOEPFER K 300 offers universal solution for gear manufacturing

Nobody can say with any certainty when the first gear was invented. The only certain is that the Ancient Egyptians used the first precursors of gears to transfer rotary motion. Other historical […]


KUKA’s KR QUANTEC ultra robot helps build the hallmark for University of Stuttgart

Simultaneously lightweight and stable like a spider’s thread: that is the hallmark of the University of Stuttgart’s 2014/2015 research pavilion. The employees of the Institute for Computational Design (ICD) and the Institute […]


Stork Thermeq utilizes ABUS overhead cranes for its new facility in Netherlands

After residing in the center of Hengelo for 150 years, Stork Thermeq moved to the industrial estate of Kanaalzone Hart van Zuid. Stork Thermeq is part of Stork Technical Services. Stork Thermeq […]


Egemin to develop an automated guided vehicle system for Pinzgau

Pinzgau, an Austrian based dairy producing company, has commissioned Egemin Automation to implement an automatic transport system for its cheese ripening warehouse. The system will handle a total of 800 tonnes of […]


NORD showcased its distributed drive concepts at ACHEMA

At the ACHEMA exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented distributed drive concepts that meet the typical demands of the process industry. Variable-speed drives with IP66/IP69K ingress protection are suitable for applications […]