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RK Systems appoints Master

PUBLISHED: May 24, 2019

Vibro-balancing equipment manufactured by RK Systems is now available in the UK from Master Abrasives....

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Big gains at family firm

PUBLISHED: May 22, 2019

A family owned precision engineering company in Coventry has achieved a 10% increase in its...

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STL among first to achieve ISO...

PUBLISHED: May 20, 2019

Redditch-based presswork and electrical contact specialist Samuel Taylor Limited (STL) is one of the first...

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Manufacturer goes robotic

PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

A specialist in precision machined components has invested in its first ever robot to help...

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Asset finance secures MBO at A...

PUBLISHED: May 15, 2019

Redditch-based Able Tooling has been supported by Close Brothers Asset Finance in a management buy-out...

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£1.5m export boost at Brandau...

PUBLISHED: May 13, 2019

Birmingham-based metal stamping company Brandauer has announced a £1.5m export boost. The company, which employs...

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Real-time status board

PUBLISHED: May 11, 2019

A real-time status board display system for the shop floor is the latest acquisition by...

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NCMT to hold gear-machining ev...

PUBLISHED: May 10, 2019

A one-day seminar and open house on the manufacturing of gears will be held at...

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Foundry investment prompts rec...

PUBLISHED: May 8, 2019

Around £250,000 of investment looks set to deliver a record-breaking year for a Black Country...

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Metrology partnership announce...

PUBLISHED: May 6, 2019

OGP UK and Verus Metrology Partners have shaken hands on a formal partnership designed to...

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Efficient work holding for fiv

PUBLISHED: May 24, 2019

Under its sole agency agreement with Japanese manufacturer, Kitagawa, 1st Machine Tool Accessories is offering...

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22,000 customers...

PUBLISHED: May 22, 2019

There are now more than 22,000 companies using the licences and/or services of Lantek, spread...

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3D Systems expands client list

PUBLISHED: May 20, 2019

Three global manufacturing companies – Nokia, RMS Co and GF Precicast – have invested in...

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Fully automatic panel bending...

PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

The new TruBend Center 7030 bends parts up to 30% faster than its predecessor, while...

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Roadshow and conference...

PUBLISHED: May 15, 2019

UK-Irish trade relations will be at the fore of this year’s Manufacturing Solutions Ireland event,...

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Steel specialist invests in pr

PUBLISHED: May 13, 2019

A Euromaster-S CNC press brake with 400-tonne capacity has been supplied to a leading Polish...

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Doosan VMC from Mills features

PUBLISHED: May 10, 2019

The exclusive distributor of Doosan machine tools in the UK, Mills CNC, is now offering...

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Hypertherm moves CAM content...

PUBLISHED: May 8, 2019

Hypertherm is relocating its CAM software content, migrating information previously found at HyperthermCAM.com to its...

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Intermach 2019...

PUBLISHED: May 6, 2019

Intermach, a major industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition for the ASEAN region, is due to...

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30 years of EOS...

PUBLISHED: May 3, 2019

Additive manufacturing specialist EOS is celebrating 30 years since the company was founded in 1989...

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Castings milled To ±5 µM str

PUBLISHED: May 20, 2019

Loadpoint Micro-Machining Solutions, a manufacturer in Cricklade that more than 40 years ago invented the industry standard saw for dicing...

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Sliding-head lathes promote gr

PUBLISHED: May 13, 2019

Since moving premises in Bicester at the beginning of 2015, subcontractor SRD Engineering has approximately trebled its turnover and headcount,...

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Innovation, partnership and ex

PUBLISHED: May 6, 2019

Subcon returns on 4-6 June 2019 and is once again set to take place at the NEC, Birmingham. Now in...

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Complex medical parts get the

PUBLISHED: April 29, 2019

A mould maker producing tools for thermoplastic materials and die castings is relying on the specialist VISI Analysis module to...

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Milling centres enhance tough-

PUBLISHED: April 22, 2019

A direct-drive spindle motor and linear guideways on a milling centre enable high-speed metal cutting, but that configuration does not...

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Software vital for precision m

PUBLISHED: April 15, 2019

A company specialising in industrial rubber injection moulds and cold runner blocks for the automotive sector uses WorkNC CAM software...

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Moulds machined to single-figu

PUBLISHED: April 8, 2019

Subcontractor Alitech Precision, which specialises in supplying motorsport and automotive customers from its Silverstone facility, installed its first five-axis vertical...

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Well prepared and well resourc

PUBLISHED: April 1, 2019

Mills CNC has recently supplied three Doosan machines to Mellish Engineering Services, a private, family-owned manufacturer of performance-critical, high-integrity and...

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Subcontractor switches CAM sof

PUBLISHED: March 25, 2019

An engineering subcontractor recently moved all of its CAM programming to Edgecam after Seco Tooling provided the company with support...

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Profiling and press brake capa

PUBLISHED: March 18, 2019

Nestling in the Dorset countryside on the edge of Bridport, sheet metal subcontractor Ackerman Engineering’s freehold 1500 sq m factory...

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FEATURE ON BENDING & FORMING View All

Easy forming of complex parts...

PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

Two custom bending cells, each comprised of an LVD Easy-Form press brake and Fanuc robots, have automated the production of...

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BLM electric bender drives eff

PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

Some 20 years ago, Alistair Bailey became disillusioned with working long hours for the benefit of someone else’s business, so...

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100 years of Ashmores Press Br

PUBLISHED: May 15, 2019

Ashmores Press Brake Tooling Ltd is celebrating 100 years of serving the metal-forming industry. Formed on 26 April 1919, Ashmores...

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Increasing demand for film tha

PUBLISHED: May 15, 2019

Rhodes Interform, the Group Rhodes business which specialises in bespoke composite and metal-forming machinery, has seen a sharp increase in...

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College apprentices get to exp

PUBLISHED: May 13, 2019

Pembrokeshire College in Haverfordwest runs a fabrication and welding course for learners and trainees who want to work within the...

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Allsops invests in Bystronic p

PUBLISHED: May 13, 2019

Holmfirth-based sheet metal design and engineering specialist, Allsops Ltd, has recently upgraded its bending capability with the addition of two...

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Fourth Unison tube bender at a

PUBLISHED: February 15, 2019

Aircraft component manufacturer, Globe Engineering, has installed a fourth Unison all-electric CNC tube-bending machine at its facility in Wichita, USA....

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KMF reaps benefit of panel ben

PUBLISHED: February 15, 2019

KMF has purchased a new P4lean-2516 Salvagnini panel bender (P4L) that uses 60% less electricity, saving the company an estimated...

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Guarding against inefficiency...

PUBLISHED: February 13, 2019

One of the world’s most famous manufacturers of guarding for machinery, Procter Machine Safety, is benefiting from the performance and...

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Recol installs automated press

PUBLISHED: February 13, 2019

Recol Engineering Ltd, a Northampton-based subcontract supplier of complete metal-based manufacturing solutions, has installed an Amada HG-1003ATC (Automatic Tool Changer)...

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AUCTIONS View All

Techman Engineering Equipment

PUBLISHED: April 5, 2019

On instructions received due to the closure of Techman Engineering Limited, Chesterfield, United Kingdom EQUIPMENT IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE 6 x HIGH...

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PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

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PUBLISHED: May 24, 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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VAI-SEUTHE MAS-RS 30 HF TUBE-P

PUBLISHED: April 26, 2019

FOR SALE BY TENDER BY ORDER OF A STEEL-TUBE-PROFILE MANUFACTURER WE OFFER FOR IMMEDIATE SALE EX LOCATION/ FOUNDATION GERMANY: VAI-SEUTHE...

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30th May: Traub TNA500 &

PUBLISHED: May 24, 2019

Online Auction Sale Traub TNA500 & TNA600 CNC Lathes Bidding Ends: Thursday 30th May 2019 at 3.00pm (UK Time) Click...

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4th June: METALWORKING MACHINE

PUBLISHED: May 24, 2019

ONLINE AUCTION METALWORKING MACHINES CLOSING: Tuesday 4 JUNE Click here to view details Click here to view all current auctions

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5th June: Various Machines fro

PUBLISHED: May 24, 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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6th June: Excellent Quality CN

PUBLISHED: May 10, 2019

Online Auction Sale Excellent Quality CNC Machining/Turning Centres no longer required by Kinetic Engineering Ltd Bidding Ends: Thursday 6th June...

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6th June: Various CNC Machines

PUBLISHED: May 17, 2019

1st Machinery Auctions are offering various CNC Machines on behalf of a leading Aerospace Manufacturer due to new machinery purchase....

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6th June: Various CNC Machines

PUBLISHED: May 24, 2019

1st Machinery Auctions are offering various CNC Machines on behalf of a leading Aerospace Manufacturer due to new machinery purchase....

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