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May 2019

Make it a must visit – EMO 2019

On-premises or the Cloud: Which makes more sense?

CoroBore BC from Sandvik Coromant is easier to order and less expensive than engineered tools

Denel looking to stop manufacture of A400M components

Bystronic opens South African subsidiary

New Doosan vertical machining center cuts production time at Matthew And Son Engineering

Hypertherm seizes tens of thousands of dollars of fake product in China

Optimising your tube cutting experience at Qinisa Steel Solutions

Components demand a good sign for South Africa’s automotive industry

Mercedes-Benz South Africa expansion plans underway

Nissan to manufacture Navara pickup in South Africa

Toyota receives NAACAM award

Business rescue for AHRLAC?

B-BBEE defence sector codes gazetted

Pressure Die Castings faces up to the challenge of modernising and automating its die-casting operations

Elmacast Engineering invests R134 million into upgrades in foundry

Localisation of the South Africa automotive value chain

TW Tube Laser and Processing increases service offerings

South African doctors cure deafness using 3D printing tech

Staying ahead with Cutting Edge Technologies

“We sell and deliver a store” – Storequip Group

Finding a niche in a lower-volume speciality application yields results for REH Engineering

Why is it called a press brake?

Metal-cutting machines are a long way from being ripe for the scrap heap

Disruptive technologies offer major opportunities and headaches for manufacturers

GOM acquired by Zeiss Group

Yaskawa opens new production facility in Slovenia

Hypertherm acquires Omax

Wohlers report 2019 on additive manufacturing now available

Bloodhound project back on track for world-record

Detecting defects with thermography during the additive manufacturing process

Area plan of EMO Hannover 2019

Gleason to acquire Faessler honing business

AM capabilities shown by Renishaw collaboration

MTA celebrates 100th anniversary

Mazak celebrates 10th anniversary of European technology centre

CHMER EDM’s RV853L high-precision intelligent WEDM

Latest Widia tooling catalogue available

LK develops 5-axis CMM for complex parts

From CAD/CAM to tool assembly: Modern times require modern solutions says Iscar

The new Studer S31 – The versatile machine for large tasks

TaeguTec offers solid carbide guide pads for the T-Deep line of deep drilling heads and gun drills

Hurco introduces new 3D Import with 3D DXF Technology

Bystronic BySprint Fiber: Now in the 12-metre format

Mazak spotlights multitasking: What is it good for? Absolutely everything!

Industrial 3D printing for tooling – Function integration, faster amortisation

DMG MORI Robo2Go 2nd Generation: Flexible automation, simply programmed

OSG TRS 3-flute coolant-through carbide drill slashes machining time in bulldozer track frame production

Amada EG-4010 press brake uses two servomotors

Victor Fortune’s 5-axis vertical machining center, the Vcenter-AX630

Messer Cutting Systems’ MetalMaster Xcel

Hyundai Wia XF 6300 5-axis machine offers a “box on box” design and direct-drive spindle