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May 2020

Lockdown issue

How viable is Additive Manufacturing?

Victor Taichung opens US$120 million smart factory

Brink Towing Systems produces 10 000th towbar for a Ford Ranger Raptor

Machine Tools Africa 2020 postponed – new date still to be decided

Multitrade 3D Systems offers metal additive manufacturing machines

TBA Tools appointed YG-1 agent

Daimler Trucks AG set to acquire Atlantis Foundries

Somta Tools designs and builds SANI-STATION, a non-contact, foot operated hand sanitiser station

Gilbert establishes Machine Tool & Design Technology

New owners of Schmidt Industries look to broaden scope of business

Celebrating the life of Ken Beverley

Ikusasa CNC training facility is now merSETA accredited

South Africa is a leading supplier of catalytic converters for Ford globally

Business distress management, a defined risk assessment for business leaders

Robots in the time of COVID-19

Hudaco lists on A2X

Solidworx Engineering and Fabcast Alloys combine talents and expertise

Melting capacity allows Sarco to expand their casting product base

Mazak opens museum dedicated to machine tools

Umati – on its way to becoming the global language of production

Prima Industrie introduces Prima@Home streaming service

Chiron enters AM with new metal 3D printer

Heraeus Amloy and Trumpf explore new opportunities for 3D printing of amorphous metals

New METAV date set: International fair for metalworking technologies to be held next year

MACH exhibition rescheduled to take place in January 2021

New date for wire and Tube Düsseldorf

BIEMH postponed to November 2020 over Coronavirus concerns

JIMTOF 2020 cancelled

Eight industrial partners set to work on modular hybrid manufacturing system

Ventilators: Why it is so hard to produce what’s needed to tackle coronavirus

Micro-precise high-speed machining – Mazak

When tolerance is key it is vital to choose the correct partner for your precision grinding operations – Grinding Techniques

Mastercam’s multiaxis add-on improves 4, 5-axis machining productivity

Amada Miyachi’s WL-300A laser workstation marks larger parts

Kennametal’s KBH10B and KBH20B PcBN grades deliver higher productivity and lower cost per part

High-efficiency ADO-Micro drills for drilling solutions – OSG

LK Metrology introduces new range of compact CMMs with the latest multi-sensor technology

Leadwell introduces new 5-axis machining center

PFERD’s CC-GRIND grinding wheels

TaeguTec’s Tang-SFeed inserts and cutter line

Fiber laser in XL size formats – Bystronic

Reducing inventory costs with vertical lift modules – Modula

Widia TDMX: The top drill modular that drills holes faster and with more reliability