Stamping News

Whether you're using a high-speed stamping press to make simple parts at breakneck speeds or doing something really tricky, like deep drawing a material that puts up a lot of resistance, the information in this technology area is sure to help. The articles, case studies, and press releases cover stamping presses, lubricants, and materials.

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Superior Die Set names president/COO - TheFabricator.com

Superior Die Set names president/COO

March 14, 2013

Superior Die Set has announced the election of Frank Janiszewski as president and COO. A graduate of Marquette University in mechanical engineering, he began his career with the company as an engineer and then moved into plant management. He later was named executive vice president and now...

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Jennison Mfg. Group receives API certification

February 27, 2013

Jennison Mfg. Group, Pittsburgh, has received final audit approval and obtained its American Petroleum Institute (API) certification, positioning the company to provide machined parts for the oil and gas industry. API auditors verified conformance with API SPEC Q1, ISO/TS 29001, and ISO 9001:2008....

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Ice Industries adds capacity at Mexico facility

February 27, 2013

Ice Industries, Toledo, Ohio, has announced that it is adding five metal stamping presses, plus ancillary equipment, at its Apodaca/Monterrey, Mexico, production facility. The mechanical presses have capacities from 150 to 1,000 tons. All include feeders, straighteners, and coil handling equipment....

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Wilson Tool changes name of two Canadian divisions

February 25, 2013

Wilson Tool International®, White Bear Lake, Minn., a manufacturer of tooling for sheet metal fabrication, has changed the name of Exacta Precision and Exacta FabTool to Wilson Tool Canada. The new name more accurately represents the integration of the two Canadian divisions into Wilson Tool...

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EJ Ajax acquires Swirtz Tool & Mfg.

February 19, 2013

EJ Ajax & Sons, a third-generation metal forming company in Fridley, Minn., has acquired Minneapolis tool and die company Swirtz Tool & Mfg. Paul Swirtz, founder of the tool and die company, has joined the EJ Ajax toolroom. The companies had a long history of collaboration before the...

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Arku Coil Systems delivers leveler to MEC - TheFabricator.com

Arku Coil Systems delivers leveler to MEC

February 8, 2013

Cincinnati-based Arku Coil Systems Inc. has sold a FlatMaster 55 precision leveler to MEC, a manufacturing and fabrication company in Mayville, Wis. The company offers metal cutting and forming, stamping, machining, tube forming, welding, painting, and assembly in 16 facilities. The leveler,...

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Taylor-Winfield Technologies relocates to new office complex

January 22, 2013

The Brilex Group of Companies has announced the completion of Taylor-Winfield Technologies' corporate office complex in Youngstown, Ohio. Construction began in spring 2012, with the building opening in December 2012. Connected to the company's existing 100,000-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility, the...

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IRMCO receives worldwide Honda approval

January 17, 2013

IRMCO® Advanced Lubricant Technologies, Evanston, Ill., a manufacturer of synthetic lubricants, has received worldwide Honda Automotive approval for seven of its metal stamping lubricants. Included in the approval is the new IRMCO Fluids 323-M80, a medium-viscosity, highly dilutable product that...

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Updike Supply acquires H.D. Geisler

January 9, 2013

Updike Supply Co., Dayton, Ohio, has acquired H.D. Geisler Co., a distributor of metal stamping products and tooling components, also of Dayton. Geisler serves customers throughout western and central Ohio, eastern Indiana, and northern Kentucky. "We have thoroughly enjoyed growing the company...

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Electrolux installs Industrial Innovations lube, reclamation system in pressroom

December 18, 2012

Industrial Innovations, Wyoming, Mich., has announced that Electrolux has implemented lubrication management systems on its stamping presses at its new North American Cooking Products manufacturing center in Memphis. The system comprises a Double Pro-Mix 5 lubricating system — which mixes two...

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Wilson Tool appoints new executives - TheFabricator.com

Wilson Tool appoints new executives

December 18, 2012

Wilson Tool International, White Bear Lake, Minn., a provider of tooling systems for punch presses and press brakes and punch and die components for the stamping industry, has announced the appointments of Chris Lawless as president and Paul Johnson as president of new business development,...

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Arku starts construction on new production facility - TheFabricator.com

Arku starts construction on new production facility

December 18, 2012

Arku has begun construction on a new, $5 million production facility at its headquarters in Baden-Baden, Germany. The manufacturing area is expanding more than 16,000 sq. ft., allowing the company to build larger machines. In addition, the apprenticeship workshop for new employees will be...

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Larson Tool and Stamping expands facility for new deep-draw press line

December 18, 2012

Larson Tool and Stamping Co., a manufacturer of precision metal stamping and deep-draw stamping, has added 2,500 sq. ft. of space to its Attleboro, Mass., manufacturing facility to accommodate the addition of a new deep-draw hydraulic press line. The 300-ton-capacity press line is fully automated...

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Herr-Voss Stamco receives slitting line order

December 12, 2012

Herr-Voss Stamco, Callery, Pa., recently received an order for a new slitting line featuring a Strand Extensioner®. According to the manufacturer, the technology provides evenly rewound coils while keeping the slit material level and reducing burrs. The line processes material with thicknesses...

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Red Bud Industries introduces new website

December 5, 2012

Red Bud Industries has launched a new company website at www.redbudindustries.com. A section on the site is dedicated to the Spanish and Latin American markets, with the information translated in the Spanish language. Videos of equipment in operation and apps also have been added....

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