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January 2022

We humans are not going away

Stillam Group Holdings – smart manufacturing solutions for a bright future

A tribute and farewell to Burkhard Herrmann

ROVD Engineering manufactures large salt harvesting machine for Botswana client

Steel import tariffs destroying local manufacturing efforts

The clock is running out on JIT

Can South Africa’s steel master plan revitalise the local steel sector?

Machine Tools Africa 2024 set to take place in May 2024

PRASA welcomes ban on trade of scrap metal

Transnet welcomes measures by the government to restrict and regulate trade in scrap metal products

Titanus Slew Rings buys huge DMG MORI machining center

Archie Engineering adds capacity and size to their CMM measuring window

WD Hearn Machine Tools appointed the agent for E-tech surface, cylindrical and rotary grinders

Scrap metal ban: My business will not survive the six months

DA rejects Patel’s announcement to ban the export of scrap metal

Barnes Group to increase Scaw’s steelmaking capacity

Procon Industries begins to thrive on its own

BoerBoel Laser Cutting and Sheet Metal Services reaches 40 year milestone

At the parting of the ways: Iscar

JIMTOF 2022: They say seeing is believing or go and do the Gemba walk and Genchi Genbutsu – go see for yourself

EuroBLECH 2022 returns to live event format

Trumpf expands opportunities in medical, aerospace and automated engineering

Bentley Motors is 3D printing solid gold components for its Mulliner Batur

Hexagon invests $100 million in Divergent’s autonomous and sustainable manufacturing

Open Mind introduces new toolmaking function to its CAM system

Iscar’s new blocks for 100mm and 150mm high parting blades

Amada enhances LBC technology for higher performance and lower consumption

Gühring has launched a new range of milling cutters especially for mould making

Mazak debuts laser beam shaping technology at EuroBLECH 2022

Kennametal expands Kentip FS modular drill portfolio with new technologies covering more materials, more applications

New partnership provides G-Code simulation within Mastercam

Sandvik Coromant offers higher productivity when milling nickel-based alloys