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Saw Service of Washington named as Lenox Certified Weld Center

March 2, 2015

Saw Service of Washington Inc. (SSW), located in Bellingham, Wash., has completed all requirements to become one of 45 LENOX® Certifi¬ed Weld Centers in North America and the only one in western Washington. SSW runs two welding production lines with capabilities up to 2.0 in. Its LENOX...

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Simonds Saw’s European manufacturing partner WESPA receives ISO 9001 certification

November 17, 2014

Simonds Saw, Fitchburg, Mass., has announced that its European band saw blade technology partner, WESPA®, located in Melsungen, Germany, has received ISO 9001 quality certification. WESPA is a manufacturer of sawing tools and products, including a variety of carbon and bimetal band saw blades...

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TigerStop wins AWB Manufacturing Excellence Award

October 31, 2014

Vancouver, Wash.-based TigerStop, a manufacturer of automated stop/gauge and pusher systems, has taken top honors in the innovation category in the Association of Washington Business (AWB) 2014 Manufacturing Excellence Awards. According to AWB, TigerStop has maintained a competitive advantage...

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Grasche USA launches new website

August 1, 2014

Grasche USA, a manufacturer of saw plates and steel cores based in Hickory, N.C., has launched a website at It provides an overview of the company’s history, capabilities, and product lines. Customers can request a quote online and download PDFs of complete stock price lists,...

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DoALL hires VP—integrated sawing solutions for DGI Supply division

July 10, 2014

DoALL Co. has rehired Darren Garbutt as vice president—integrated sawing solutions for its DGI Supply distribution division. In this newly created role, he is responsible for development of comprehensive integrated supply systems for customers that rely heavily on band sawing as their primary...

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LENOX benchmark survey highlights opportunities for metal cutting companies to improve efficiency

June 9, 2014

A new U.S. benchmark survey from LENOX®, a manufacturer of premium band saw blades, power tool accessories, and hand tools in East Longmeadow, Mass., reveals unexpected trends in industrial metal cutting. The LENOX Institute of Technology (LIT) surveyed more than 100 high-production metal...

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M. K. Morse recognized as outstanding supplier by Grainger

April 1, 2014

The M. K. Morse Co., Canton, Ohio, has received Grainger’s Partners in Performance Award for 2013. This is the sixth time that the company has received the award during its 18 years of serving as a supplier to Grainger. Grainger, a distributor of facilities maintenance supplies, presents...

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Behringer Saws names Capital Machine Technologies as distributor

June 19, 2013

Behringer Saws, a manufacturer of automated and semiautomatic band saws, circular cold saws, and structural fabricating equipment in Morgantown, Pa., has named Capital Machine Technologies as an authorized distributor for the southern U.S. Capital — which has locations in Tampa, Fla.; Dallas;...

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RKO Saw earns ISO 9001:2008 certification

March 18, 2013

RKO Saw, a manufacturing facility located in Cullom, Ill., has earned the ISO 9001:2008 certification in the design, manufacturing, and servicing of polycrystalline diamond (PCD)-tipped and carbide-tipped saw blades, router bits, groovers, and other cutting tools. Serving the metalworking,...

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DGI Supply set to acquire Merwin-Stoltz

February 25, 2013

DGI Supply, a DoALL Company, Wheeling, Ill., has agreed to purchase Merwin-Stoltz, Menomonee Falls, Wis. The transaction is expected to close on March 31. DGI, an industrial distribution company, plans to move its local customer service team and inventory from West Allis, Wis., to Menomonee Falls...

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Behringer names C4 Industrial as distributor

January 4, 2013

Behringer Saws Inc., Morgantown, Pa., has named C4 Industrial Inc., Tulsa, Okla., as its partner in distributing its full line of band sawing machines and circular cold saws. With locations in Tulsa and Oklahoma City. C4 provides service to Oklahoma, Texas, southern Missouri, and southern Kansas....

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Snap-on launches Bahco Facebook forum for band saw operators

November 9, 2012

Snap-on, Kenosha, Wis., has established a new Bahco® Facebook page to promote discussion and sharing of information on band saw blades and the profession as a whole. Operators and facility managers can exchange technical information about band saw and blade operation, as well as best safety...

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M.K. Morse names regional sales manager -

M.K. Morse names regional sales manager

October 30, 2012

The M.K. Morse Co., Canton, Ohio, a manufacturer of saw blades and power tool accessories, has named James Reid III as regional sales manager for the eastern U.S. and Canada. He is tasked with continuing the expansion of the company's Commercial Division market share in his area for power tool...

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DGI Supply to acquire Anich Industries

October 1, 2012

DGI Supply, a DoALL Company, has announced its intent to acquire Anich Industries Inc. of Ocala, Fla. The transaction is expected to close Oct. 1. Dave and Mary-helen Anich, Anich's co-owners, will continue to manage the company after the acquisition. Anich Industries Inc. was established in 1988...

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Simonds Intl. announces agreement with Cal Saw Canada

September 24, 2012

Simonds Intl., Fitchburg, Mass., and Cal Saw Canada have announced an agreement for Simonds to purchase Cal Saw Canada's wide band saw manufacturing assets and circular saw finishing assets located in Langley, B.C. Simonds will continue to provide these products. Since this agreement does not...

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