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Acieta founder steps down as company president

April 5, 2016

Thirty-three years after founding Automated Concepts Inc., the company that became Acieta LLC, a Pewaukee, Wis., provider of industry robotic system integration, John Burg has stepped down as company president. Blake Consdorf has taken over as the new divisional president of Acieta Iowa, Council...

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Bridge Tool and Die buys American Die and Mold

April 5, 2016

Buckley, Mich.-based Bridge Tool and Die, a manufacturer of carbide and steel tooling for the extrusion, deep draw, cold heading, and end form tooling markets, has purchased American Die and Mold (ADM). ADM supplies tooling for the automotive, building trades, medical, and aerospace industries....

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Heavy-duty plate saws cut aluminum automatically

April 5, 2016

Behringer Saws Inc. has introduced the LPS series heavy-duty, electronically controlled, vertical production plate saws for automated cutting of aluminum, low-alloy, and high-tensile-strength solid materials. The saws feature a main frame with a feeding mechanism that provides automatic...

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Dengensha America adds technical service engineer

April 5, 2016

Dengensha America, a provider of resistance welding equipment based in Bedford, Ohio, has hired Jack Zhang as technical service engineer. In this position, he provides customer service and support assistance for new and existing resistance welding customers in the U.S. and Canada and troubleshoots...

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Cloos Robotic Welding opens Houston facility

April 5, 2016

Schaumburg, Ill.-based Cloos Robotic Welding Inc., a subsidiary of Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH located in Haiger, Germany, has opened a new facility in Houston. The company offers automated welding systems for pipe welding and heavy metal fabrication, using such processes as tandem, cold...

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Mist collector designed for metalworking industry

April 5, 2016

Clarcor Industrial Air has introduced the SHM SmogHog® media mist collector. Designed for the metalworking industry, it uses a three-stage filtration process that progressively reduces the mist concentration, resulting in greater than 99 percent particle removal efficiency, says the company....

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Tube Innovation Week

June 6-10, 2016
  • BLM Group USA
  • Wixom, MI
  • BLM Group USA, a manufacturer of tube processing equipment will host a week-long event focused on its new technologies. Tube Innovation Week, to be held June 6-10, 2016, at the company’s Wixom, Mich., headquarters, will feature the latest technologies in laser tube cutting and tube bending.

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    Vero Software appoints sales director – Latin America

    April 4, 2016

    England-based CAD/CAM/CAE software developer Vero Software has appointed Jessica Woodall as sales director – Latin America. Woodall has worked in the industry for 22 years, serving as the company’s Alphacam director of sales and services – Americas for the past 16...

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    Lift trucks introduced

    April 4, 2016

    Big Lift LLC has added two lift trucks to its Joey line. The J1-190 can reach a working height of 22 ft. and accommodates a large battery for extended run times. The J2-72 is a low-level order picker that features a 2,000-lb. total vehicle capacity and can lift 1,500-lb. pallets up to 72 in....

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    SSAB, LKAB, Vattenfall launch initiative for a CO2-free steel industry in Sweden

    April 4, 2016

    Swedish companies SSAB, LKAB, and Vattenfall have announced that they are launching an initiative to solve the CO2 problem in the Swedish steel industry. Together, the companies involved will initiate work to develop a steel production process that emits water rather than CO2. While SSAB’s...

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    Reliance Steel & Aluminum acquires Best Mfg.

    April 4, 2016

    Los Angeles-based metals service center Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. has acquired all of the capital stock of Best Mfg. Inc., a Jonesboro, Ark., custom sheet metal fabricator of steel and aluminum products on both a direct and toll basis. Best Mfg. provides services including laser cutting,...

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    Norton QUANTUM3 Depressed Center Grinding Wheels

    Presented by Norton | Saint-Gobain

    Length: 2:51

    Norton QUANTUM3™ Depressed Center Grinding Wheels feature a proprietary grain along with a tougher bond system containing a unique combination of fillers and bonding agents that allow for much better mix quality in manufacturing.

    Jacar Systems releases corporate video featuring in-die transfer system

    April 4, 2016

    Jacar Systems, Fair Haven, Mich., has released a new corporate video at www.jacar-systems.com that provides an in-depth review of the Micro Transfer™ standardized, all-mechanical, in-die transfer system for the metal stamping industry. The video shows how small stamping companies can integrate...

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    From Tail Pipes to Wind Towers: What You Can Expect from Today's Plate Rolls

    Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 1:00 PM (CST)

    Sponsored by JMT USA

    Length: 60:00

    After the webinar, attendees will know the right questions to ask when they're purchasing a plate roll. Also discussed - options that are available to work around the limitations of their plate roll machine. This webinar is suitable for fabricators in any type of industry who are forming parts with a radius.

    Topper Industrial to launch Topper Tube division

    April 4, 2016

    Topper Industrial, Sturtevant, Wis., has announced plans to launch a new division called Topper Tube in Q3 2016. The company will add gravity flow racks and tubular workstations to its line of material handling products. The firm also manufactures industrial carts, containers, delivery systems,...

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