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May 2021

China’s relentless influence

Dispelling factory automation myth #1

Victor Fortune introduces the Victor Vcenter G135 vertical machining center

Making the shopping experience more seamless and enjoyable for shoppers, consumers and retailers alike with Barrows Global

DNE Laser, a member of Bystronic, opens subsidiary in South Africa

South African division of Tramper Technology increasing its presence locally and internationally

Heavy, large part CNC machining operation D.C. Technical Services acquires Durma press brake

Metal Chip Machinery appointed agents for nitrogen generation company AAG Makina

Alfeco Group acquires Hulamin’s Gauteng aluminium extrusions business

Sad passing of Gary Willis

Unique Off-Road Concepts – built to conquer

ArcelorMittal vows to address South Africa’s steel shortages

Multi-billion rand ‘mega project’ sparks major pollution concerns

Does AMSA bully its customers?

Design it! Machine it! Ride it!

Four brothers and dad. Making it work – Carbo III Engineering

Implementing robotic technology to reduce downtime

Applying Logiq to drilling

Trumpf acquires Lantek to promote open communication standards

Mazak helps McLaren Racing get set for new season with rapid 5-axis installation

Tesla slams German bureaucracy, offers reform proposals

GrindingHub exhibition launched – focus on grinding

DMG MORI strengthens presence in China as the company outlines plans for a new 5-axis milling machine factory

Gleason-Hurth Tooling celebrates 125 years of gear technology

Walter and Vargus join forces in Romania

From manufacturing on earth to searching for life on Mars

Global steel demand recovering in 2021

OSG ADO 40D and 50D coolant-through carbide long drills

Composite filament brushes from Pferd

Simplified robot and CNC integration from Fanuc

Deburr it while you make it – Tapmatic DeBurr-Z

Iscar’s Logiq-4-Feed small diameter fast feed tools carrying inserts with four cutting edges

InnovMetric releases PolyWorks Metrology Suite 2021

TaeguTec’s innovative indexable head solid carbide end mill type, the Maxi-Rush line, has been expanded

Widia expands Top Drill Modular X (TDMX) drill platform to machine stainless steel and super alloys

United Grinding”s digital solutions aid maintenance and more

Kennametal introduces FBX Drill

Hexagon unveils wireless laser scanner for on-machine part measurement

Doosan Machine Tools launches VX series of vertical machining centers

Hypertherm announces release of Rotary Tube Pro 3