News

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.

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

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,

Make measurement matter

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

Product News

Chiron shows two new models at AMB

Chiron is showing the compact single-spindle FZ08 MT for the first time at the AMB exhibition in 16 to 20 of September in Stuttgart. The machine is intended to meet particularly high precision and surface requirements on chucked parts or for bar machining.

Wide diameter range from modular drills

AMEC introduced the new APX Drilling System to the UK at the MACH Show this year. The APX is a modular tool designed for depths outside the range of a traditional IC drill. The diameter range of the tool is 38 to 101.60mm with depths of 5, 8 and 10x diameter.

One-hit multi-tasking machining on Hyundai-Wia L2600SY turning centre

With a Y-axis and able to produce complex parts in a single set-up, the L2600SY multi-tasking turning centre is the latest addition to the Hyundai-Wia range of lathes, which are available from UK distributor, T W Ward CNC Machinery (Ward CNC).

New Dean, Smith & Grace slant bed series

The new SB range of slant bed lathes from Dean Smith & Grace has been designed for high productivity, flexibility, reliability and longevity to minimise through life production costs.  They are available in three different design specifications with various lengths of bed, a choice of control

Managing change in production

A new software application from Theorem Solutions called Publish 3D for Production Engineers has been design to help manage change in a production environment.