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July 2019

Industry 4.0 and CAD/CAM Software: Five questions

TaeguTec launches new products

First Cut appointed agents for Garboli tube finishing machines and Comac tube and section profiling and bending machines

OSG Corporation gives Somta Tools factory thumbs up with R60 million investment

Inaugural Africa Wire, Cable & Tube Conference launched

RAPDASA 20th Annual International Conference

Nissan says it will create over 1 000 jobs

Ford South Africa’s growth strategy targets crucial exports

What comes after industry 4.0?

Could Mercedes C-Class US production be heading to South Africa?

Elkana CNC Services appointed agents for Chiron CNC vertical milling and turning machining centers

Macsteel collects two awards in recognition of significant advances in supplier development

Siemens acquires Esteq

OPINION: 3D ready to give manufacturing sector a complete makeover

Defy invests R130 million in its manufacturing facility

Factory of the Year announces five shortlisted finalists

Sandvik creates first 3D printed diamond composite

FutureAM project discovers superalloys for additive manufacturing

United Grinding Group hosts grinding symposium

A look at EXPOMAFE 2019

Fanuc to build new plant to harness 5G and self-driving demand

Renishaw and Wenzel collaborate on shop-floor co-ordinate measurement solutions

Yamazaki Mazak Corporation announces leadership transition

Maxion Wheels plant in South Africa recognised as among the best in the group

Conbrako focusing on growth and transition into 5-axis machining

New ideas spur success at young startup

Extension of steel milling grades to additional Sandvik Coromant milling concepts brings increased tool life to more users

Bystronic introduces the next generation BySmart fiber laser cutting platform

Latest Edgecam supports one of the fastest 5-axis machining tools

Sumitomo TSX milling cutters offer more stability during machining

Trumpf releases offline programming software for laser-welding cells

Kennametal launches next-generation tangential shoulder mills

Latest Amada fiber lasers bring high-end technology to mainstream market

New AgieCharmilles Laser S Series texturing solutions reduce the risk of human error

Innovation at heart of new Feeler 5-axis machining centers

Fit 5-axis machining into any shop – Mazak

3D printing platform for digital industrial AM production – EOS

Horizontal machining of complex workpieces – DMG MORI

KASTOwin fully automatic band sawing machine

Not a small challenge: Cutting tools for miniature dental and medical parts – Iscar