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Digital meets manufacturing

PUBLISHED: October 17, 2019

Sheffield Technology Parks (STP) has joined forces with the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research...

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Change at the top

PUBLISHED: October 16, 2019

Scottish engineering specialist Vert Rotors has appointed a new chief executive as the company enters...

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MBO at Alba

PUBLISHED: October 15, 2019

Alba Gaskets has successfully completed a management buy-out (MBO). The announcement was made during a...

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Business Secretary opens AM fa...

PUBLISHED: October 14, 2019

The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Andrea Leadsom, has officially...

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Barnshaws delivers rolled stee...

PUBLISHED: October 13, 2019

The Hamilton branch of metal-bending expert Barnshaws has delivered 11 rolled steel cylinders to form...

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£6m more funding for Sharing ...

PUBLISHED: October 12, 2019

Manufacturers serving the aerospace industry now have a new opportunity to learn best practice in...

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7 millionth fastener sold by Z...

PUBLISHED: October 11, 2019

Zoro UK, a supplier of fasteners, fixings, tools and equipment for industry, is celebrating the...

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Warehouse construction

PUBLISHED: October 10, 2019

The construction of a £5m raw materials warehouse with 4000 pallet spaces is underway at...

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HNC Higher Apprenticeship intr...

PUBLISHED: October 9, 2019

Potential engineers can now take a vocational route all the way to degree level thanks...

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Rebuilds from J&S Harding...

PUBLISHED: October 8, 2019

A grinding machine rebuilding and upgrading service is now being offered by Jones & Shipman...

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INTERNATIONAL NEWS View All

Profile mill range expanded...

PUBLISHED: October 16, 2019

The DoTwistBall profile-milling line has been expanded by Tungaloy to include further insert radii. In...

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First indexable drill for 7xD

PUBLISHED: October 14, 2019

The CoroDrill DS20 from cutting tool and tooling system specialist Sandvik Coromant is said to...

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Nice send-off for Bystronic UK

PUBLISHED: October 9, 2019

David Larcombe, who recently retired after 40 years’ service at Bystronic UK, latterly as managing...

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Investment in rollers...

PUBLISHED: October 8, 2019

After completing a comprehensive programme of investments in new technology and machinery, as well as...

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DMG Mori acquires stake in up2

PUBLISHED: October 7, 2019

By taking a strategic stake in the Bavarian software company up2parts, which specialises in artificial...

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EMO attracts 117,000 visitors...

PUBLISHED: October 3, 2019

EMO 2019, which closed last week in Hanover, Germany, attracted around 117,000 visitors across its...

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Structured light scanners for

PUBLISHED: October 1, 2019

Faro has released its Cobalt Design structured light scanner product family. Structured light scanning technology...

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Creaform launches Academia 50

PUBLISHED: September 30, 2019

Creaform has added the Academia 50 3D scanner to its Academia educational solution suite. This...

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Open Mind unveils hyperMILL 20

PUBLISHED: September 27, 2019

Open Mind’s 2019.2 version of hyperMILL CAM software offers a range of newly developed features...

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Momentum builds for IInEX 2019

PUBLISHED: September 25, 2019

First established in 2000, the latest edition of IInEX (formerly TIIE – Tehran International Industry...

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EDM boosts quality and lead ti

PUBLISHED: October 14, 2019

Excel Precision Group has enhanced its wire and spark erosion capabilities by acquiring two new Sodick machines from Sodi-Tech EDM....

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HMCs double productivity and i

PUBLISHED: October 7, 2019

In its 25th anniversary year, the Plymouth plant of hydraulic motor, pump and valve manufacturer Kawasaki Precision Machinery has seen...

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Filtering out secondary operat

PUBLISHED: September 28, 2019

Headline Filters in Aylesford, Kent has taken a big step towards streamlining the manufacture of its components by adopting twin-spindle...

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Gearbox casings produced up t

PUBLISHED: September 23, 2019

Replacement of an ageing, single-table, horizontal-spindle machining centre with a new, German-built Burkhardt + Weber (BW) twin-pallet model supplied by...

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Takumi takes off with hyperMIL

PUBLISHED: September 16, 2019

A name established from the Japanese term for craftsman or artisan, ‘Takumi’ Precision Engineering has been delivering both craft and...

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Gritter manufacturer goes from

PUBLISHED: September 9, 2019

For those finding themselves driving behind a gritter or salt spreader in the UK this winter, there is an 80%...

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Supercar benefits from 3D-prin

PUBLISHED: September 2, 2019

So, how can the production of a fully functional air intake prototype be reduced from two weeks to just a...

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Turning centre brings pinpoint

PUBLISHED: August 26, 2019

When Pinstructure opened its doors for business in 1982, the business was little more than an ‘industrial shack’ producing clevis...

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VMC performance creates develo

PUBLISHED: August 17, 2019

When Mounts and More originally started in 1996 it was intended to be a part-time enterprise, but the business quickly...

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Bandsaw is twice as productive

PUBLISHED: August 12, 2019

Established in 1892 and employing more than 200 staff, family-run firm Thomas Graham & Sons, now in its fifth generation,...

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FEATURE ON TOOLING View All

Four-flute solid-carbide end m

PUBLISHED: October 18, 2019

Kennametal has added to its Harvi line of solid-carbide end mills in the shape of its Harvi I TE. With...

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Automatically adjustable fine-

PUBLISHED: October 17, 2019

ActiveEdge Apex, the latest fully automated fine-boring innovation from Rigibore, is pitched at the accurate machining of small bores. Making...

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Diamond-tipped tooling from Ho

PUBLISHED: October 16, 2019

A CVD diamond-tipped tool system, DDHM, has been introduced by Horn for the cost-effective drilling and countersinking of sintered carbides...

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Latest Walter parting and groo

PUBLISHED: October 15, 2019

Two multi-edge tool systems have been added by Walter GB to its range of products for grooving and parting-off –...

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Mapal casts success on automot

PUBLISHED: October 14, 2019

Welshpool-based Castalum, which is currently one of the largest die-casting companies in the UK, is relying on tooling solutions from...

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Parting-off system available f

PUBLISHED: August 24, 2019

The Evocut-Line parting system has been introduced to the UK market by Floyd Automatic Tooling. This parting and grooving product...

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Holtex gets a grip on precisio

PUBLISHED: August 23, 2019

Founded in the summer of 2014, Holtex Engineering Solutions provides prototype and small quantity production parts. Utilising the latest technology,...

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Mapal proves automotive expert

PUBLISHED: August 22, 2019

When a prominent West Midlands subcontractor won a long-term contract for machining con-rods for the yellow goods industry, it called...

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Cylinder bore cycle times cut

PUBLISHED: August 21, 2019

When approached by a global automotive manufacturer, based in India, to assist with improving process and cycle times for its...

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Aerospace firm takes-off with

PUBLISHED: August 21, 2019

A Preston-based aerospace subcontractor has benefitted from the technical expertise of Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) and its diverse product line-up....

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AUCTIONS View All

22nd Oct: Machinery and Equipm

PUBLISHED: October 12, 2019

Online Auction of Machinery and Equipment no longer required by HRD Rail Fabrications Ltd Sale Closes: From 14:00 22nd October...

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22nd Oct: CNC Machining Centre

PUBLISHED: September 27, 2019

Online Auction Sale CNC Machining Centres, Spark Eroder & Extrude Hone surplus to the ongoing requirements of Eroga Die Ltd...

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23rd Oct: CNC Machining Centre

PUBLISHED: September 13, 2019

Online Auction Sale CNC Machining Centres & Lathes, Butler Elgamill, Borers, Milling Machines, Grinders and Toolroom Equipment previously used by...

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24th Oct: Mazak Nexus 510C Ver

PUBLISHED: September 27, 2019

Online Auction Sale Bidding Ends: Thursday 24th October 2019 at 3pm (UK Time) Viewing by Appointment only Mazak Nexus 510C...

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29th Oct: Nissei Injection Mou

PUBLISHED: October 12, 2019

Online Auction Sale Nissei Injection Moulding Machines, Miyano Swiss Type Screw Machines, Davis Standard Extruder Line, Junkers Cylindrical Grinders on...

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29th Oct: Fanuc Robots...

PUBLISHED: October 18, 2019

Online Auction Fanuc Robots Viewing: 09:30 to 12:30 Mon 28 Oct 2019 Auction Closes: 14:00 Tue 29 Oct 2019 Collection:...

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BAXI HEATING UK LTD ON-LINE PR

PUBLISHED: September 13, 2019

BAXI HEATING UK LTD ON-LINE PRIVATE TREATY SALE AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE SALE WITH COLLECTION NOV 2019 Click here to view...

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30th Oct: Various Machines fro

PUBLISHED: October 12, 2019

1st Machinery Auctions are offering various Machines from Various UK Sites. Call us now to add your machinery to this...

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16th & 30th Oct: Hurco &#

PUBLISHED: September 20, 2019

(2) Online Auction Sales Hurco & Bridgeport Machining Centres, Bridgeport CNC Mills, Sodick & Agie EDM'S, Toolroom Equipment and Ancillaries...

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30th Oct: A Selection of Quali

PUBLISHED: October 18, 2019

2 x Online Auctions A Selection of Quality CNC & Manual Machiney available from a Leading Eastern Based Precision Engineering...

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