China's massive Baihetan Dam is already producing electricity

November 29, 2021

Five years in the building, China’s Baihetan Dam will be the fourth largest in the world when it opens next summer.

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Engineering roller coasters

November 23, 2021

Here’s a look at some of the engineering that goes into building roller coasters.

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Building the most expensive production car in the world

November 15, 2021

Originally one of the most elegant and iconic race cars from the 1960s, the Aston Martin DB4GT Zagato has been rebuilt for the road in the 21st century.

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Heavy duty bending

November 9, 2021

No matter how large a piece of metal is, there’s a machine somewhere that can bend it into the shape you want.

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Prima Power's robotized bending system

November 7, 2021

Prima Power’s automatic robotized bending system consists of the Panel Bender EBe, the eP press brake, and a seven axis anthropomorphous robot.

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The world's largest coil and rebar plant

November 3, 2021

Running the world’s largest coil and rebar plant requires recycling scrap iron on a truly vast scale.

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Inside the Dah Lih MCV-1800

October 31, 2021

This video literally takes us inside the Dah Lih MCV-1800 for a look at its box guideway construction, the spindle technology and how the construction of the machine provides a vibration-free working environment. Dah Lih machines are available in Canada from Heinman Machinery Ltd.

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The panther takes shape

October 27, 2021

Haimer recently teamed up with its CAD/CAM software partner Open Mind Technologies to take on the challenge of five axis machining a panther sculpture out of aluminum.

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How shipping containers are made

October 13, 2021

This video from inside a Chinese factory shows the building of intermodal shipping containers.

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Omax A-Jet cutting head

October 10, 2021

Artistic Iron increased output and tapped into new markets by adding five axis cutting with the A-Jet cutting head on their Omax 60120 bridge style abrasive waterjet.

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Doosan NHP 5000 paired with Linear Pallet System

October 6, 2021

Doosan’s Linear Pallet System is retrofittable with the company’s existing horizontal machining centres.

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Choosing the right machining technique

October 3, 2021

The most common techniques for machining pockets with groove-turn tools are plunging, groove-turn and ramp-down. So which one is better?

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Building the iconic Rolls-Royce

September 29, 2021

There are scores of luxury car brands on the market, but the name “Rolls-Royce” is still a byword for the best of the best.

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Giant Cincinnati milling machine

September 22, 2021

Well, not literally the first chips—it’s a No. 5 vertical milling machine from 1957, after all.

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Amazing welders

September 15, 2021

Anything that’s done at the highest level of skill can be defined as a form of art.

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Combi vs stamping

September 11, 2021

Amada compares two methods of manufacturing a simple sheet metal part, utilizing progressive stamping presses versus a CNC turret or punch/press combination machine.

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CNC crash compilation

September 7, 2021

With all the automation in machining these days, it’s easy to get complacent and think nothing can go wrong any more.

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Building a huge crankshaft

September 5, 2021

Building a crankshaft this big isn’t an everyday job.

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Building a large scale pressure vessel

September 1, 2021

Building a super-large pressure vessel for a huge ship is a challenging process.

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Blum automotive digitization

August 24, 2021

Watch Blum-Novotest's response to the challenges posed by the current shift from combustion technology to electromobility and the resulting massive reduction in components and extreme flexibility of production.

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