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.

Filter Content

Kenmode expands apprenticeship program

October 20, 2015

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping, Algonquin, Ill., is expanding its formal tool- and diemaking apprenticeship program for qualified candidates who are interested in careers in advanced manufacturing. The five-year, 10,000-hour program combines paid, full-time, on-the-job training at Kenmode and...

Continue Reading

L.K. Machinery, SAPP Group open tech center in Indiana

October 5, 2015

Die-cast production machinery manufacturer L.K. Machinery Inc. and SAPP Group, a die-cast tooling manufacturer specializing in die-cast die production, have opened the L.K./SAPP Advanced Casting Technology (ACT) Center in Edinburg, Ind., a collaborative investment in future innovations, solutions,...

Continue Reading

FormItaly opens sales office in California

September 30, 2015

FormItaly, an Italy-based provider of sheet metalworking equipment, has opened a North American sales office based in Los Angeles. The company combines personalized die designs (progressive and transfer), customized presses, integrated automated loading and unloading systems, and maintenance...

Continue Reading

PTM Corp. earns WBENC certification

September 25, 2015

Metal stamping company PTM Corp., Fair Haven, Mich., has been certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a women-owned business. This certification comes after the resignation of former president Charles T. Russell and transition of business ownership to his...

Continue Reading


Kenmode expands metal stamping capabilities with new Tech Center

September 22, 2015

Kenmode has opened a 20,000-sq.-ft. Tech Center in Algonquin, Ill., dedicated to R&D, prototyping, engineering, tool design and build, and program management for new precision metal stampings. The company’s existing 80,000-sq.-ft. operations facility is being reconfigured to handle...

Continue Reading

Coe Press Equipment launches newly designed website

September 22, 2015

Coe Press Equipment, Sterling Heights, Mich., a manufacturer of coil handling and servo roll feed equipment, has announced the launch of its redesigned website at www.coepress.com that adapts to computer, tablet, and mobile phone screen sizes. The new website is divided into areas that focus on...

Continue Reading

Bennett Tool & Die buys A & E Custom Mfg.

September 9, 2015

Bennett Tool & Die Co., Nashville, has purchased A&E Custom Mfg., a provider of tool and die, stamping, welding, and fabricating services. A&E continues to operate at its current location in Kansas City, Kan. Bennett Tool & Die provides contract tooling and metal...

Continue Reading


Böhler-Uddeholm hires sales representative

August 26, 2015

Böhler-Uddeholm, Elgin, Ill., a manufacturer of tooling for metal forming and stamping dies, has named Ayse Hoops as sales representative based in Dallas, responsible for Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Hoops has several years of experience in industrial sales and extensive knowledge of heat...

Continue Reading

Nidec Minster Corp. adds Arisa S.A.

August 26, 2015

Nidec Minster Corp., Minster, Ohio, has announced that Arisa S.A. of Logrono, Spain, now is a Nidec Group Company. The Minster Group will manage and integrate the skills, synergies, and assets of Arisa S.A. into a broader global product offering. Arisa manufactures mechanical and servo presses,...

Continue Reading


Coe Press Equipment hires technical sales manager

August 25, 2015

Coe Press Equipment, a manufacturer of coil handling and servo roll feed equipment in Sterling Heights, Mich., has appointed Robert Murphy to technical sales manager. Before joining the company, Murphy was a senior account manager for the Factory Automation Division of Misumi USA. He has...

Continue Reading

Airam ships turnkey press systems for renewable energy application

August 21, 2015

Airam Press Co. Ltd., Covington, Ohio, has shipped two 35-ton pneumatic presses to a manufacturer for the renewable energy market. The custom-engineered, turnkey systems include controls and custom tooling for forming unique profiles. According to the company, its presses offer an uptime rating...

Continue Reading


AP&T to host seminars on forming methods for automotive industry

August 20, 2015

AP&T will present Future Forming seminars at its American Tooling Center in Detroit on Sept. 16-17, 2015. The seminars will cover advanced forming methods and materials for the automotive industry and will explain how the global automotive industry’s need for lighter, stronger parts can be met in...

Continue Reading


Dallas Industries appoints regional sales manager

August 20, 2015

Dallas Industries, a manufacturer of coil handling, press feeding equipment, and controls for the stamping industry, has appointed John Heuring as regional sales manager. He has 20 years of experience in the machine tool industry, with expertise in press feeding and coil handling equipment. He...

Continue Reading

Vollrath acquires Miguel Pujadas

August 18, 2015

The Vollrath® Co., a metal stamping and fabrication firm in Sheboygan, Wis., has acquired Miguel Pujadas® S.A., located in Santa Coloma, Spain, a manufacturer and importer of cookware, steam table pans, buffet and tabletop serving equipment, warewashing racks, and small equipment. The...

Continue Reading


SMS group builds fifth-generation Sutton extrusion press in U.S.

August 14, 2015

SMS group, Düsseldorf, Germany, now is building the fifth generation of the Sutton extrusion press in the U.S. During a ceremony to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Sutton brand, SMS presented the new Sutton MK-V in Cranberry Township, Pa. The extrusion press has been developed over the last...

Continue Reading