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SHW Werkzeugmaschinen’s PowerSpeed 6 improves production efficiency by further reducing machining time

For the production of its wheel loaders, Liebherr Bischofshofen has chosen a modern, flexible manufacturing line with a high degree of automation. A new, well equipped machining centre from SHW Werkzeugmaschinen supports […]

Hennecke exhibited its new High-Pressure-RTM process and PUR-CSM spray technology

The JEC Europe International Composites Show and Conference takes place in Paris every year. The world’s leading trade show, which has expanded significantly in the past few years, offers a comprehensive overview […]

Hennecke improves further its transparent PUR systems with CLEARRIM technology

In automotive engineering in particular there is a growing trend towards touch-sensitive control logic as a cutting-edge interface between man and automobile. Through the combination of a thermoplastic base support, a capacitive […]

Hennecke further increases the energy-efficiency of its foaming machines

Blue Intelligence: Under this name, Hennecke has brought together the measures required for energy saving and reducing CO2 emissions for foaming machines. The focus is on the optimised management of machine readiness […]


IGM Robotersysteme – flexible compact welding robot solution

Robotic system – Flexible compact installation with robot RTi459 and rotary tilting table The shown installation combined a total of 10 axes on a very small area: 6 robot axes, one robot […]


Renishaw praised by UK Prime Minister for its role in reviving British manufacturing industry

The British Prime Minister David Cameron visited Renishaw’s award winning Woodchester manufacturing operation in Gloucestershire, UK, for a tour of the facilities and a question and answer session with employees. Following a […]


Nikon Metrology CMM chosen by RapidFit for its high accuracy

Based in Leuven, Belgium, RapidFit has reduced costs and lead-times by making use of additive manufacture (AM), also known as 3D printing, to produce workpiece locators that are added to standard fixture […]


Hennecke continues to become the market leader in slabstock foam manufacture with QFM

Among experts all over the world, the QFM from Hennecke GmbH has long since been the Queen of all Foaming Machines, that is to say the queen of all continuous slabstock lines. […]


The new Shuttle XP 1000 by Kardex Remstar increases efficiency for manufacturing and maintenance process

Storing heavy loads or bulky goods generally takes time and additional equipment. With the new Shuttle XP 1000, Kardex Remstar supplies an overhead crane mounted on the unit. The integrated crane handling […]


Renishaw to showcase its additive manufacturing technologies at Mach 2014

For the first time, MACH 2014, the largest event in the UK for manufacturing technologies, will include a new 3D Printing Zone, where Renishaw will exhibit its additive manufacturing technologies. Renishaw is […]


Makino presented new a81nx horizontal machining centre at EMO 2013

Outstanding indexing accuracy, an excellent material removal rate and reduced cycle times are just three of the key benefits offered by the a81nx horizontal machining centre Makino has unveiled at EMO 2013. […]


New SPRINT™ high speed contact scanning system to be presented by Renishaw

Renishaw, the global metrology specialists, will be exhibiting their advanced engineering products at Southern Manufacturing 2014, from 12 – 13 February at FIVE in Farnborough, UK. On Stand Q90, visitors will have […]


Mikrotron unveils CoaXPress high-speed cameras

CoaXPress high-speed cameras –   Increasing demands on speed, image quality and precision are an essential component in industrial quality assurance and event analysis using image processing. Simple installation and flexible handling […]