Mahr opens the door to its new facility

On 10 September Mahr officially opened its new facilities at its UK base in Milton Keynes. These include a fully equipped temperature controlled test and demonstration

Apprentices and new equipment fuelling heat treatment

Following news that manufacturing suffered its worst performance for 14 months a Dudley based heat treatment specialist is still committed to further investment in the training

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ESAB celebrates 110 years of welding and cutting

September 2014 marks the 110th anniversary of ESAB Welding & Cutting Products.

Brown & Holmes celebrates 75 years

Brown & Holmes is celebrating 75 years as a designer and manufacturer of workholding solutions.  During its three quarters of a century of trading, the firm has survived

Clegg inaugurates Group Rhodes Indian facility

A new Group Rhodes purpose build facility in Bangalore, India was officially inaugurated on 27 August  by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.

Product News

Inspection for large and dense parts

The XT H 450 from Nikon Metrology has been designed for measurement, non-destructive testing and inspection, especially of turbine blades and cast metal parts.

Kasto’s new warehouse management software

To complement its range of storage systems and controls, Kasto has upgraded its warehouse management software from KASTOlvr to KASTOlogic and has improved its functionality.

Impact of XYZ’s 2-OP launch

XYZ Machine Tools’ XYZ 2-OP portable vertical machining centre was launched in the UK at events held at XYZ’s Burlescombe and Nuneaton showrooms. The company reported that visitors immediately grasped the potential productivity gains that the XYZ 2-OP can bring to any business cutting metal.

XYZ 2-OP creates a parallel universe for small to medium batch production

With the official launch dates taking place during September XYZ Machine Tools has been pleasantly surprised by the immediate acceptance by customers of benefits of its new XYZ 2-OP portable vertical machining centre.

Internal cylindrical grinding machine for short and long workpieces

The new S141 from Studer has been redesigned from the ground up incorporating the know-how from many decades of grinding experience and consolidated state-of-the-art engineering knowledge.