It took four weeks to install this massive machineClick image to enlargeWatch the Okuma team install an MCR-A5C double column machining centre at Okuma America Corp. Headquarters in Charlotte, N.C.

This time-lapse video shows everything that goes into getting one of these machines up and running, and according to the company the installation took the best part of four weeks.

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Automating additive manufacturing

The Arburg AM factory shows what fully automated industrial additive manufacturing looks like.

CNC plasma/oxy-fuel and flame cutting

Koike Aronson's Mastergraph EX2 metal cutting machine is manufactured in the US and designed to work in challenging environments. The Mastergraph EX2 can be fully customized to fit production needs and increase your productivity. Multiple plasma stations, oxy-fuel stations, oxy-fuel stations, marking options, as well as, full contour plasma beveling, which is controlled through a very easy to use operator interface.

Magna CEO Don Walker on COVID-19 response

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.

Flexibility of a mini panel bender

Salvagnini's P1 electric panel bender is an alternative to tradtional bending. The company says that thanks to patented kinematics, this mini panel bender can produce a variety of parts and panels.

Automated positioning with Lincoln Electric’s Smart Positioner

Lincoln Electric’s Smart Positioner combines automated part positioning with step-by-step weld verification for control of large, complex weld assemblies.

Magna's composite frame in production

Magna’s composite space frame liftgate reinforcement solution, is the real deal for lightweighting.

10 most insane motorcycles in the world

Check out these fast and expensive motorcycles.

How carbide inserts are made by Sandvik Coromant

Carbide inserts are used to machine almost everything made of metal. The insert has to withstand extreme heat and force, so it’s made of some of the hardest material in the world. The video illustrates the production of these inserts at Sandvik Coromant's insert production facility at Gimo, Sweden.

The 12 Most Amazing Bridges Ever Built

Take a video tour of a dozen of the most amazing bridges in the world.

Robotic bending in action

The HG 1303 Rm from Amada America was engineered to provide consistent, high quality bending operations while eliminating time intensive, manual handling of medium to long sized parts.

Building the world's most luxurious cruise ship

Learn what goes in to plan, design and build one of the world's most luxurious crusie ships.

New plasma cutting tables

The TorchMate 4400 | 4800 CNC plasma cutting systems by Lincoln Electric are designed for the growing fabrication shop. Its design, components, and construction were all single source engineered to deliver exceptional repeatability and performance.

Salvagnini's fiber laser cutting in the electrical industry

Salvagnini demonstrates its fiber laser cutting in the electrical components industry.

Monitoring and managing welding data

Monitoring and managing welding data with Fronius' system, WeldCube.

Comparing welding wire

The Weld.com guys sure don't look like the type to pour over formulas on a white board, but don't let that beard fool you.

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