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Camtek Has New On-Line Muscle

To provide enhanced services and information to its worldwide customer and dealer network, CAD/CAM software supplier Camtekhas upgraded its website at www.peps.com through a major redesign. The site has undergone a complete transformation. It now offers a new navigation system and access to a comprehensive search facility on every page. New video content also has been added, including […]

Cutting-Fluid Research & Development Giant Dispenses Machining Advice

Acutely aware of the nuanced differences among machine cutting fluids and the enormous impact they have on machine and tool performance, Oel-Held UK Ltd. has established the largest research and development facility dedicated to cutting fluids anywhere in the world. At its multimillion-pound site, it has created a range of machining fluids suited specifically to particular production […]

EMO Hannover 2005 Reaches New Heights

At its staging from September 14 to 21, EMO Hannover 2005strengthened its undisputed position as the most popular international trade fair for the machine tool industry. Over 160,000 trade visitors from 82 countries lined up to explore all the latest trends and cutting-edge engineering advancements for the manufacturing industries, as showcased by some 2,000 exhibitors from […]

SPE Toolmaking Conference Scheduled for EuroMold 2005

Organized by the Rapid Design, Engineering and Moldmaking special interest group (SIG) of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), an all-day conference entitled Modern Toolmaking: Crossing Borderswill be held in conjunction with the EuroMold trade fair on Thursday, December 1, 2005, in the Frankfurt Exhibition Centre. The SPE conference will run from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and […]

Italian Machine Tool Maker Acquires 100% Stake in Canadian Company

A manufacturer of horizontal machining centres and special-application machine tools, Gruppo Riello Sistemi of Verona, has acquired 100% of the Canadian company Tri-Way Manufacturing Technologies Corp. The purchase represents another milestone in Riello’s process of internationalization, following previous acquisitions of Mandelli Sistemi (Piacenza, Italy) and Burkhardt+Weber (Stuttgart, Germany) and the establishment of Gruppo Riello Sistemi China in […]

1,000th ‘Power User’ Achieves Certification in SolidWorks Program

SolidWorks Corp. has reached a milestone in its international program to recognize the most proficient users of its 3D mechanical design software by designating the 1,000th Certified SolidWorks Professional (CSWP). The CSWP program makes it easier for design engineers to market themselves and their services, and helps employers identify individuals who excel at quickly designing sophisticated products. Stephen […]

American Mold Builders Report Shows Importance of Injection Molding in Ireland

Applied Market Information Ltd.‘s latest guide to the injection molding industry in Ireland shows plastics processing as the most important component of the plastics industry in that country. Last year it consumed an estimated 26% of all polymers. Injection molding is now substantially greater, by volume of material used, than either pipe or film extrusion. As outlined […]

ARRK Adds Two Project Advisers For Its Operations in the UK

The British rapid prototyping and tooling services organisation ARRK Product Development Group Ltd.has hired two new project advistors, John Lister for the UK Northwest Area and Helen Fowler for the Southeast Area. Lister brings a wealth of experience with him to ARRK, having worked in engineering all his life. He was previously with a large US firm noted for the […]

CwnLong Centralizes Sales Operations in Houston

CenLong Tech. has announced that it has completed consolidating its North American sales operations, centtralizing them at the company’s headquarters in Houston, Texas. The company’s mill in Lorain, Ohio, will continue to produce its broad range of bronze products, but it will now operate solely as a production and shipping center, while the headquarters in Houston […]

Penn State, Private Industry Offer Tutorial in Powder Injection Molding

Today’s powder injection molding process is very sophisticated, with many processing variables and a high degree of material complexity. To help industry professionals improve their understanding of this process, the Center for Innovative Sintered Products (CISP) at Penn State University in the United States is teaming up with a private company, Innovative Material Solutions, Inc., to offer a two-day tutorial […]