December 4, 2011
In the ongoing good-news story about the manufacturing sector, MAG's global results indicate that the resurgence isn't just a North American one. MAG IAS (MAG Americas) and MAG Europe reports near-record growth in bookings and sales in 2011 and year-end bookings are expected to reach close to US $1.6 billion for the combined companies.
December 31, 2015
Iscar's three new chipformers for finishing medium and rough turning of steel: R3P, M3P and F3P. The chipbreakers are designed to decrease the volume of chips removed from the workpiece during the machining process for efficient chip removal.
October 2, 2015
Brancko Hohnec has been appointed general manager, Canada, for Seco Tools. He joined Seco 11 years ago and most recently was managing director of Seco in Slovenia. He has a background in mechanical engineering. He will be based in Mississauga, ON.
November 12, 2013
Eduardo Martin is the new president of Market Area Americas (MAA) for Sandvik Coromant, Fair Lawn, NJ. The MAA region includes Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and the US. He previously lead Sandvik Coromant in Italy and succeeds John Israelsson, who is now the president of Sandvik Hyperion. Martin began his career with Sandvik more than 25 years ago and started as a machinist.
June 23, 2014
Nick Tomac is the new sales representative for Tungaloy in Canada for the Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph, ON, areas. A tool and die maker with more than 15 years of experience, he also holds a diploma in manufacturing engineering.
June 19, 2012
Automotive Cutting Tools
by Tim Wilson
Now that the automotive industry is back in gear, the new manufacturing environment is proving itself to be highly competitive, with improvements occurring in all areas, including materials and tooling.
March 4, 2014
Sandvik Coromant has expanded its CoroCut QD cutting tools line for deep grooves and parting off with long overhands to include inserts and durable tools with over and under coolant. The system is supported with plug and play adaptors for easier handling and more efficient coolant supply.