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November 2017

Get a balanced viewpoint on visiting EMO

Busting the myths about artificial intelligence

Pegasus Steel adds fifth Trumpf laser to increase production and quality

Atlantis Foundries embraces the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Budget Sheet Metal experiences 46% growth

BMW Group South Africa invests another R160 million to increase production capacity of the BMW X3 at its Rosslyn plant

Caterpillar commits to local sourcing of components through R1.3 billion investment

B&R Metrology Solutions equipped for accuracy

EMO Hannover 2017 theme of “Connecting Systems for Intelligent Production” allowed exhibitors to showcase their smart solutions

Dyson will build ‘radically different’ electric car by 2020

Sintavia and Trumpf announce strategic alignment

Nissan licenses energy-efficient engine technology to Heller

EU targets China with tough rules on cheap imports

Salvagnini opens Robotica plant

Siemens and FFG partner for digitalisation strategy

GF Machining Solutions buys machine connectivity software developer helps shops compete in an online marketplace

SLM Solutions expands dealer network in Africa

Airbus installs first 3D printed titanium bracket on commercial A350 XWB aircraft

Hexagon acquires Luciad, a leading provider of 5D visualisation and analysis solutions

Ceratizit acquires Komet Group

Own your market. Precision is a mindset

More than a metal fabricator manufacturing equipment for the catering, hospitality, food services and bakery industries

Machine shop vital to SA Metal Group operations

Five reasons a 5-axis CNC machine is actually good for your shop

OSG’s CC or Control Chip tap series designed specifically for stainless steel

Hurco shows just how CNC machining centers can further improve your performance by adding a rotary table as a fourth axis

Okuma introduces smart factory solution

Mitsubishi Electric introduces MV R Connect wire cutting machines with new-generation control

DMG MORI CNC sliding-head multi-spindle autos launched

Mitsubishi Materials MS6015 – New insert grade for turning small parts

Takisawa Taiwan shows its turn-mill strength at EMO 2017

Integrated dressing with wire erosion – Studer-WireDress®

Widia’s solid carbide Top Drill S 45x

New tool holders offer firm grip on progress – Sandvik Coromant

Hypertherm expands availability of FlushCut consumables to more Powermax air plasma systems

The new Industry 4.0 way to connect with Iscar

Mazak debuts five new vertical machining centers at EMO 2017

New ceramic grades for high temperature alloy machining – TaeguTec