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November 2019

Job losses in the metal and engineering industry to continue

Doosan Machine Tools exhibits product line-up ranging from 5-axis multitasking tools to large-size machine tools

Aerosud Aviation commissions state-of-the-art CMS Antares 5-axis CNC machining center

Qinisa Steel increases cutting and processing capacity with the purchase of two additional BLM CO2 tube lasers

Fight or flight? Raptor Rescue and the race against time for the Cape and White-backed Vulture

Bystronic South Africa inaugurates new showroom and offices

Albrecht Präzision appoint Hi-Tech Machine Tools as their distributor

Metric Automotive Engineering adds additional capacity with new investment

Extreme Machines appointed agents for Der Shin Metal Technology EDM wire

Pfisterer changes name to Vexila

Robor Steel closes its doors

Duncan Macdonald to market pL Lehmann rotary tables and clamping systems

Cape Metal Pressings installs new 200 ton metal press

Metal Chip Machinery to host technology open house on 27 and 28 November 2019 to celebrate opening of new showroom

WD Hearn appointed agents for dimensional metrology solutions provider Mahr

Chasis manufacturer KLT acquires Brits plant, eyes East London expansion

Aveng asset disposal process advances

Toyota announces further investment in its Hiace Ses’fikile plant

TMH Africa unveils rolling stock manufacturing and service plant

Two giant wind projects to come online in August 2020

EMO Hannover 2019 finishes on a positive note but are there nasty’s lurking in the background?

Mazak declares EMO 2019 an ‘enormous success’

DMG MORI gains digital know-how with stake in up2parts

Taiwan machine tool industry needs upgrading to remain competitive

China’s Estun Automation acquires Germany’s Carl Cloos Welding Technology

Airbus: 39 000 aircraft needed globally in next 20 years

Job shop versatility is key at Fast Flame Profiling

Turnkey production the key to success at Press Dynamik

KPL Die Casting comes of age

Wire laser material deposition – a smart way to save costs

Coromant Capto® DTH Plus driven tool holders offer reduced machine tool downtime by enabling predictive maintenance

Faster machining thanks to Artificial Intelligence – Fanuc

DMG MORI and Jungheinrich create driverless vehicles to load/unload machine tools

New TaeguTec Quadrush 34 inserts and holders for deep grooving parting applications

Heidenhain supports Mastercam to better enable 5-axis machining

HARVI I TE four-flute, solid carbide end mill from Kennametal

Lissmac surface finish grinding machine SMW 5

New products from Iscar

The all new powerful Gühring RF 100 Speed 5-fluted and 7-fluted cutters

Kitamura’s MedCenter5AX 5-axis VMC machines complex medical parts