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The laser cutting technology area has information on 2-D and 3-D cutting machines, optics, resonators, cutting gases, and automated material handling systems. In addition to conventional CO2 systems, it has information on solid-state fiber and disk lasers.

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Preco Laser Systems appoints regional sales manager

May 10, 2005

Preco Laser Systems LLC has announced that Ancel Thompson has joined the company as regional sales manager. Based in the Los Angeles area, Thompson supports the company's customers, products, and...

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Bolt Industries donates laser cutter to prison

May 10, 2005

Bolt Industries has donated a laser cutting machine to the Minnesota Correctional Facility (MCF) — Stillwater.The machine will be placed in the facility's fabrication shop and will be used to...

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Amada, Mitsubishi Electric collaborate

April 12, 2005

Amada and Mitsubishi Electric have announced that the companies are collaborating in the laser beam machining business. Aimed at enhancing competitiveness in the domestic sheet metal manufacturing...

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Mitsubishi announces new division

February 8, 2005

Mitsubishi, Wood Dale, Ill., has introduced a new division of the Consumable Products Group (CPG), a line established to supply parts and support the needs of the company's laser owners more...

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TRUMPF names training manager

February 8, 2005

TRUMPF Inc. has named Annette Doyle as training manager.Doyle is responsible for the company's training program that offers classes for customers with new or previously owned equipment. She is...

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TRUMPF receives Connecticut Quality Improvement Innovation Award

January 11, 2005

TRUMPF Inc. has received a Connecticut Quality Improvement Award (CQIA) gold level Innovation Prize. The award recognizes the company's TCF 1 laser, a diffusion-cooled CO2 laser based on coaxial...

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Bystronic appoints customer service manager

December 7, 2004

Bystronic Inc. has appointed Peter K. Kyc as technical support manager for North America. He is responsible for all customer service activities related to laser, waterjet, bending, and automation...

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BEGNEAUD Mfg. appoints president

November 9, 2004

BEGNEAUD Mfg. Inc. has appointed Ren DeMoura as president.With the company for more than 19 years, DeMoura began his career there as a welder when the company was located on Supply Road in Lafayette....

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Kooima adds to production facility

October 12, 2004

Kooima Co., Rock Valley, Iowa, has added 32,500 sq. ft. to its production facility. The additional space will house new fabrication equipment, including a structural tube laser, four flat lasers, and...

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Bystronic names regional sales manager

October 12, 2004

Bystronic Inc., Hauppauge, N.Y., has named Youssef "Joe" Malek as regional sales manager for the West Coast. His responsibilities include increasing laser, press brake, waterjet, automation, and...

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GSI Lumonics distributor opens India’s first laser center

September 14, 2004

GSI Lumonics Inc.’s distributor, Optilase, has opened India’s first laser processing development center in the province of Chennai. The facilities are equipped with GSI’s JK series...

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Spectrum Lasers relocates

May 4, 2004

Spectrum Lasers, a multiaxis industrial laser job shop, has relocated. The company's new address is 233 Matteson St., Dyer, IN 46311.The ISO 9001:2000- and WBE-certified company has acquired a...

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GSI Lumonics expands product line

May 4, 2004

GSI Lumonics Inc., a supplier of motion control components, lasers, and laser-based manufacturing systems, has expanded its product lines, which now include diode-pumped solid-state technologies...

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Standard Iron & Wire Works opens new manufacturing facility

April 8, 2004

Standard Iron & Wire Works is opening a new manufacturing facility in Grand Island, Neb.The initial facility will have 20,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space. It will house a 4,000-W laser, a turret...

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