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September 2022

Digital ERP/QMS/MES systems are valuable tools to recruit and retain employees

First Cut: Total cutting, welding and grinding solutions

Hi-Tech Machine Tools to represent milling cutter specialists Hofmann & Vratny and the Freddy Products family of industrial recycling vacuums and coolant filtration machines

Adding a Hugong HGLW hand-held fibre laser welder to job shop environment makes sense to Davox

Fibre laser cutting making a difference at Budget Sheet Metal

MAN Energy Solutions SA powers up its manufacturing capabilities in Vanderbijlpark

Bodor confident of expansion in South African market

Sandvik Coromant hosts clients at networking event

Transnet takes on China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation in court to make available spare parts

Toyota resumes production at its Durban plant

Ceratizit Group expands its reach in South Africa with partnership agreement with Multitrade Distributors

Paramount Group launches Marauder Mark 2 armoured vehicle

Six-month scrap metal ban to combat cable and metal theft proposed by the government

South Africa’s steel consumption will miss the 5 ton target says SAISI

Metal Tech Precision Engineering celebrates a decade of growth

Qtech: Manufacturers of a diverse range of standard and non-standard parts and components

Grinding Techniques delivers on wheel shape grinding media since 1981

Mastered holemaking: Iscar

Cobot increases efficiency in tool wear measurement

Ford high-resolution headlights provide a new kind of augmented reality

German machine tool builders’ orders rise

Titanium 3D printing from Trumpf improves bicycle manufacturing

BMW and Toyota partner on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

Stratasys’ acquisition of Covestro Additive Manufacturing shakes up the 3D printing materials market

Divergent Technologies additively manufactures rear subframe for Aston Martin DBR22 design concept vehicle

Renishaw additive manufacturing used for British Cycling Team at Commonwealth Games

Hexagon and Esab to help manufacturers optimise robotic welding processes

Kennametal launches new KYHK15B ceramic grade

CAM software speeds multitask machine programming

Pferd’s VSM Actirox high-performance abrasive fibre discs and belts

Additions to TaeguTec’s Maxi-Rush line

New generation Trumpf fibre lasers for multiple applications

Mastercam 2023: Industry input drives multi-axis, mill/turn advancements

The new hyperMILL 2023.1

Two new 5-axis laser drilling machines from DMG Mori

New sinker Mitsubishi EDMs with artificial intelligence (AI) adaptive control technology

Edgecam 2022.1 releases new enhancements

Studer’s new uniLoad loading system