Chatter free strategies in cutting
- November 29, 2013
Iscar discusses strategies for chatter free cutting
Berkshire Hathaway to acquire balance of IMC International Metalworking Companies for $2.05 billion
Berkshire Hathaway Inc., IMC International Metalworking Companies B.V., and IMC’s founding Wertheimer family, announced that Berkshire Hathaway has acquired from the Wertheimer family the 20 per cent of IMC International Metalworking Companies that it does not already own, for consideration of US$2.05 billion.
Bosch Rexroth has improved cost controls on more than 900 different tool assemblies it uses in its pump manufacturing facility in Fountain Inn, SC.
In Canada over the last ten years more wind energy capacity has been built than any other form of electricity generation, says Richard Hornung, president of the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA).
While manual labour is still a big part of building a railroad, automation has transformed the process in impressive ways.
by Mary Scianna
Innovative toolholding system proves its worth at a Quebec machine shop
Time-consuming set-ups on multiple machines for complex parts
Five axis turn/mill machine to reduce part set-ups and potential for errors
InnoLIFT USA’s XXL Straddle Loader simplifies pallet-load deliveries for smaller manufacturers without full loading docks.
Will challenges hobble automotive industry’s recovery?
by Jim Barnes
In January, you could almost hear the sigh of relief in the automotive industry.
The TRUMPF TruLaser Cell Series 7000 is a high-end laser processing centre featuring minimal processing costs and maximum flexibility. Available with either a CO2 or solid state laser, the cell may used for cutting, welding and deposition welding. Featuring a 2 in 1 fiber solution that delivers the beam for cutting in the fiber core, and the beam for welding in the outer core, the transition from cutting to welding is minimal. In this video, the TruLaser Cell 7040 is shown cutting parts that have been hot stamped, one of many ideal applications for the fast, flexible and productive TruLaser Cell Series 7000.
The newly merged Dormer Pramet has launhced a new corporate website to bring both companies and their respective technologies together in one location under one corporate identity.
By Mary Scianna
ABC Metal Fabricators (a fictitious company) set up shop last year with the intention of automating down the road when business picked up. The company purchased a laser cutting machine and hired an operator to load and unload the system.
ISCAR’s XQUAD extended flute milling cutters and inserts machine titanium, high temperature alloys and stainless steel.
The engineering wonders of the modern world
Magna International CEO Don Walker spoke to BNN about the company's strategy for dealing with COVID-19 and how he plans to get his company back to work safely, and how Magna will fit into the post-coronavirus supply chain.
by Mary Scianna
As cutting tool data management moves further into the digital world, what does it mean for
your machining operations?