Editor’s Pick

Mills CNC opens automation centre

THIS WEEK’S HIGHLIGHTS

UK NEWS View All

CNC Robotics receives funding

PUBLISHED: January 13, 2021

CNC Robotics, a system integrator specialising in the use of robots for machining, is one...

Read More

First Scottish hydrogen-powere...

PUBLISHED: January 12, 2021

Scottish Enterprise, Transport Scotland and the Hydrogen Accelerator, based at the University of St Andrews,...

Read More

Virtual laser sessions

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Trotec UK Live is a virtual event taking place over three days later this month...

Read More

1250 apprentices and graduates

PUBLISHED: January 8, 2021

More than 850 apprenticeships and 400 graduate roles are now available across the UK sites...

Read More

Shipbuilding automation

PUBLISHED: January 7, 2021

Babcock International Group has placed an order for an extensive set of PEMA welding and...

Read More

Construction starts at NMIS

PUBLISHED: January 6, 2021

Construction has started on the flagship National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) facility at the heart...

Read More

DMC and Produmax drive new era

PUBLISHED: January 5, 2021

The Digital Manufacturing Centre (DMC) has struck a new partnership with precision engineering expert Produmax....

Read More

In-Comm Training plans expansi...

PUBLISHED: January 4, 2021

In-Comm Training has outlined plans for investment in the launch of a new press and...

Read More

Large fabrications

PUBLISHED: December 23, 2020

In its first contract for VolkerStevin, heavy engineering specialist Blackhill Engineering is fabricating large steel...

Read More

LK Metrology appoints Sempre

PUBLISHED: December 22, 2020

Industrial metrology specialist the Sempre Group and CMM pioneer LK Metrology have announced a new...

Read More

LATEST ISSUE

LATEST ISSUE

INTERNATIONAL NEWS View All

Fastener investment at Bumax...

PUBLISHED: January 15, 2021

Bumax has recently invested several million SEK in three new state-of-the-art machines to further enhance...

Read More

Recovery expected this year...

PUBLISHED: January 14, 2021

Italy’s national association for machine tools, robots and automation systems, UCIMU-Sistemi Per Produrre, is predicting...

Read More

Sigma Labs and DMG Mori strike

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

DMG Mori has selected Sigma Labs Inc, a developer of quality-assurance software for the commercial...

Read More

UR sells 50,000th cobot...

PUBLISHED: January 4, 2021

Collaborative robot (cobot) pioneer Universal Robots (UR) has sold its 50,000th UR cobot to German...

Read More

Stratasys announces Origin acq

PUBLISHED: December 21, 2020

Stratasys has signed an agreement to acquire 3D-printing start-up Origin Inc in a transaction for...

Read More

SPI Lasers is now Trumpf...

PUBLISHED: December 15, 2020

Trumpf has completed the renaming and merger of its wholly-owned fibre laser manufacturing subsidiary SPI...

Read More

Robots aid scooter constructio

PUBLISHED: December 14, 2020

The combination of unique design and a sustainable new production technique are responsible for the...

Read More

EuroBlech postponed...

PUBLISHED: December 8, 2020

Mack Brooks Exhibitions has postponed EuroBLECH, which was scheduled to take place at the Hanover...

Read More

Aerospace drives jig borer dem

PUBLISHED: December 7, 2020

Starrag Group company SIP is currently assembling a series of high-precision jig boring machines destined...

Read More

Robots partner humans at FPT...

PUBLISHED: December 2, 2020

At the plant of FPT Industrial Driveline in Turin, which produces transmissions and axles for...

Read More

SUBCONTRACTING NEWS View All

Medical parts gain from single

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

A trio of Bumotec multi-axis, multi-tasking machining centres are helping Shanghai Medical Instruments (Group) to maintain its 50% market share...

Read More

Radan delivers higher profit m

PUBLISHED: January 4, 2021

Automatic nesting capability in Radan CADCAM software is achieving a sheet-metal subcontractor’s target for its raw material utilisation as part...

Read More

Plastic injection moulder upgr

PUBLISHED: December 21, 2020

It was as recently as 2012 that manual plus two-and-a-half-axis CNC milling gave way to full 3D machining of plastic...

Read More

Quick on the uptake...

PUBLISHED: December 14, 2020

Mills CNC, the exclusive distributor of Doosan machine tools in the UK and Ireland, has supplied Quick Machining Solutions, a...

Read More

MSC achieves six-figure saving

PUBLISHED: December 7, 2020

As a global specialist in fluid engineering technology such as pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies, Sulzer has a...

Read More

Second pair of VMCs at RDMS...

PUBLISHED: November 30, 2020

Rapid Design Manufacturing Solutions (RDMS), a manufacturer of plastic injection production and rapid mould tools, has invested in a second...

Read More

The colour of success at Cutti

PUBLISHED: November 23, 2020

Mills CNC, the exclusive distributor of Doosan machine tools in the UK and Ireland, has recently supplied Birmingham-based Cutting Blue...

Read More

Success is in the air at Alte

PUBLISHED: November 16, 2020

Altex Engineering, a precision subcontractor based in Calne, has invested in a new Salvagnini L5 CNC fibre laser cutter to...

Read More

Robot-based system for LMD coa

PUBLISHED: November 9, 2020

The installation of advanced technology supplied by CNC Robotics at ASCO Engineering and Surface Technology means the company can now...

Read More

EV demands INCREASED reliance

PUBLISHED: November 2, 2020

A company specialising in renewable energy is seeing major changes in the components it is being asked to produce for...

Read More

FEATURE ON PROFILING View All

Digital summit success for Lan

PUBLISHED: January 15, 2021

Manufacturing IT expert Lantek had another successful year at EuroBLECH – albeit virtual. The EuroBLECH 2021 Digital Innovation Summit, which...

Read More

Tube cutter suits Micrometric...

PUBLISHED: January 14, 2021

Lincoln-based manufacturing firm Micrometric has introduced Coherent’s StarCut Tube system to its range of cutting equipment. The fully automated machine...

Read More

Automated loading for all fabr

PUBLISHED: January 13, 2021

With the ByTower Compact automated load/unload system, the productivity of a Bystronic laser cutter can increase significantly without occupying much...

Read More

Large-format laser cutter...

PUBLISHED: January 12, 2021

LVD is introducing Taurus FL, a new large-format gantry-style fibre laser cutter that offers extra-large sheet metal cutting capacity. Of...

Read More

Five times more ventilator par

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Shannon-based Bolger Engineering, a contractor to the medical industry, recently saw its order for Medtronic Puritan Bennett PB-series ventilator components...

Read More

Hypertherm unveils ProNest 202

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Hypertherm, a manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, has released ProNest 2021, a major version update of its CADCAM...

Read More

Loan helps COVID-ready transit

PUBLISHED: November 20, 2020

Close Brothers Asset Finance has provided specialist designer and manufacturer, Brand Consortia, with a term loan backed by CBILS to...

Read More

Pre-owned waterjet installed...

PUBLISHED: November 19, 2020

Ölands Vattenskärning AB, a waterjet cutting specialist in Scandinavia, has recently installed its largest machine to date. The machine, made...

Read More

Punch-laser combination machin

PUBLISHED: November 18, 2020

LVD is introducing the Strippit PL punch-laser combination, a machine that combines the punching and forming advantages of the Strippit...

Read More

Flexible friend for GF Laser...

PUBLISHED: November 17, 2020

Following the installation of a Trumpf TruLaser Cell 5030 five-axis CNC laser-profiling machine, the first such model in the UK,...

Read More

AUCTIONS View All

19th Jan: A Selection of Machi

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Apex Auctions is offering a Selection of Machinery Available from Bromford Industries Ltd (Phase 2) Viewing: by appointment only Auction...

Read More

27th Jan: Okamoto Grinder, Nak

PUBLISHED: January 10, 2021

Cottrill & Co. is offering by online auction Okamoto Grinder, Nakamura & Harrison Lathes, XYZ Siemens & Matchmaker Milling Machines...

Read More

Jan 28: CNC Machining Centres

PUBLISHED: December 13, 2020

Cottrill is offering by online auction CNC Machining Centres & Lathes, Conventional Machine Tools, Inspection Equipment surplus to ongoing requirements...

Read More

28th Jan: Online sale of metal

PUBLISHED: January 10, 2021

Troostwijk is offering by online auction metalworking machines for the manufacturing of finished components from very thick metal sheets. Viewing:...

Read More

28th Jan: CNC Machining Centre

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Cottrill & Co. is offering by online auction CNC Machining Centres & Lathes, Conventional Machine Tools, Inspection Equipment surplus to...

Read More

28th Jan: An Online Auction on

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Apex Auctions is offering An Online Auction on Behalf of Rolls Royce Inchinnan Viewing: by appointment only Auction Ends: Thursday...

Read More

9th Feb: Trumpf TLC Cut 5 Axis

PUBLISHED: January 11, 2021

Cottrill & Co. is offering by online auction a Trumpf TLC Cut 5 Axis Laser Viewing: by appointment only Auction...

Read More

AUCTION SPOTLIGHT

AUCTION SPOTLIGHT

Visit the MTI Stand at Upcoming Events and Shows