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TECHNI Waterjet partners with Micro Waterjet on cutting system

May 23, 2016

TECHNI Waterjet™, Lenexa, Kan., has announced that Micro Waterjet LLC, Huntersville, N.C., will employ TECHNI Waterjet’s Quantum NXT electric servo pump on its ultrahigh-precision cutting C4 microwaterjet system. Micro Waterjet will set up a demonstration machine with the electric servo...

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TECHNI Waterjet forms business development group

May 20, 2016

TECHNI Waterjet™, Lenexa, Kan., a manufacturer of profile waterjet cutting systems, has appointed Kevin McManus as global director of business development. Joining him in the business development group is Jenifer Bingham-McManus. Kevin McManus has 20 years of experience in the robotic...

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Southern States Machinery technician earns OMAX certification

March 28, 2016

Southern States Machinery, Greensboro, N.C., has announced that technician Carl Lanner now is a certified OMAX® technician for Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. Lanner has more than 20 years of machine tool maintenance...

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Jet Edge announces launch of Choice Waterjet Parts division

February 24, 2016

Jet Edge Inc., a manufacturer of ultrahigh-pressure (UHP) waterjet technology in St. Michael, Minn., has launched its new aftermarket waterjet parts division, Choice Waterjet Parts Inc. The division supplies UHP waterjet components for major brands of waterjet cutting systems, including Flow®,...

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Jet Edge cuts carbon composite, steel parts for Gopher Motorsports

February 22, 2016

Waterjet manufacturer Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., has been hired by the University of Minnesota’s Gopher Motorsports team to cut parts for its #52 G04-16 Formula SAE race car. The team is using the carbon composite, steel, and aluminum parts to build an open-wheeled, open-cockpit race...

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TECHNI Waterjet™ names service manager

February 16, 2016

TECHNI Waterjet™, Lenexa, Kan., has promoted Jeff McAleer to service manager for North American Operations. He started as a field service technician with the company in 2010 and became a service coordinator in 2014. The company produces and sells 2-D and 3-D waterjet cutting...

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Metal Cutting Specialists, Houston Water Jet earn ISO 9001:2008 certification

February 8, 2016

Houston-based companies Metal Cutting Specialists and Houston Water Jet have both earned ISO 9001:2008 certification. Metal Cutting Specialists provides saw cutting services, while Houston Water Jet offers waterjet...

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Jet Edge names service manager

January 14, 2016

Waterjet systems manufacturer Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., has promoted Josh Bauer to service manager. He began his career with the company in 2005 after graduating from Hennepin Technical College with a degree as a fluid power engineering technician. Bauer has held positions in the...

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CMS North America names national sales manager, waterjet division

January 8, 2016

CMS North America, a manufacturer of waterjet cutting systems and CNC machines in Caledonia, Mich., has hired Brian Sherick as national sales manager for the waterjet division. Sherick has 19 years of experience in the waterjet industry, having previously led a sales region for Flow Intl. Corp....

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OMAX names distribution partners

January 6, 2016

Kent, Wash.-based abrasive waterjet technology provider OMAX® Corp. has signed exclusive distribution agreements with Mid Atlantic Machinery and Southern States Machinery to market, sell, and support its OMAX JetMachining® Centers and MAXIEM® JetMachining Centers. With its main office in...

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Lantek, Waterjet Corp. collaborate globally

December 22, 2015

Lantek, Mason, Ohio, has reached a global agreement to supply its Lantek Expert CAD/CAM software with Monza, Italy-based Waterjet Corp.’s line of waterjet cutting machines. The waterjet machines include cantilever, bridge, and 5-axis flying-bridge designs. The company also offers combination...

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OMAX expands abrasive waterjet training program

October 30, 2015

OMAX® Corp. has increased the capacity of its training center in Kent, Wash., for OMAX and MAXIEM® JetMachining® Center owners. The 22,000-sq.-ft. training center features a new technology-training classroom that supplements an existing equipment-training lab. The new classroom provides...

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Hypertherm opens waterjet office and manufacturing facility in Minnesota

October 28, 2015

Hypertherm, a Hanover, N.H.-based manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems, has opened a 28,000-sq.-ft. waterjet facility in New Brighton, Minn. The building contains both office and manufacturing space for the company’s line of HyPrecision waterjet products. It also houses...

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WardJet names DSG Waterjet as authorized representative in U.K.

October 23, 2015

WardJet, Tallmadge, Ohio, has named DSG Waterjet, Lancashire, England, as its authorized representative in the U.K. As the only authorized representative for WardJet in the U.K., DSG offers the full line of waterjets and accessories, from simple machines to complex custom...

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OMAX names regional sales manager

October 15, 2015

Abrasive waterjet system manufacturer OMAX® Corp., Kent, Wash., has named Brad Tumbleson as regional sales manager to serve customers throughout Southern California. He has nearly 10 years of outside sales experience, previously working as a branch manager and outside sales manager for House of...

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