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.

Renishaw in delegation to India

Renishaw has taken part in a trade delegation to India 25 - 27 August, which was led by UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.

Composites provide protection in armoured vehicles

“Survivability solutions,” provided by Morgan Advanced Materials’ Composites and Defence systems business are being used in customised armoured composite crew compartments,

Holroyd wins £2.75 million Chinese contract

Precision Technologies Group company, Holroyd Precision Limited, has received orders for two of its ‘next generation’ Zenith 400 helical profile grinding machines from one of

Make measurement matter

On Thursday, 16th October 2014, the GTMA will once again host its Make Measurement Matter road show.

Product News

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.

Matchmaker adds 5-axis capability

Matchmaker CNC has announced the arrival of full five-axis machining centre capability to its range. The two competitively priced machines provide high performance, simultaneous five-axis capacity under the Matchmaker brand for the very first time.

Equator™ gauge: “As Quality Manager, it has quickly become the best investment we’ve made.”

David Powell, Quality Manager at UK-based Euromould Ltd, has been using Renishaw’s Equator flexible gauge to increase inspection capacity and portability, achieving an 85% reduction in the inspection time of injection moulded parts.

Roundness, profile and finish checks

A precision surface measurement tool featuring a high-speed column drive, precision positioning and 4mm roundness and contour gauge has been introduced by Taylor Hobson, a unit of AMETEK, Inc.