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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Omco to export turnkey roll forming facility to Australia

December 5, 2013

Custom roll former Omco, Wickliffe, Ohio, has entered into an agreement with IXL Solar of Australia to provide technical expertise related to IXL Solar’s design and production of roll formed parts for use in the construction of a 155-MW solar project near the towns of Nyngan and Broken Hill in...

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Ford grants automotive approval to IRMCO

December 5, 2013

IRMCO® Advanced Lubricant Technologies, Evanston, Ill., a manufacturer of oil-free metal forming and tube bending lubricants, has received worldwide automotive approval from Ford Motor Co.® Ford has approved the 323 series, a medium-viscosity, highly dilutable lubricant that can be removed with...

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Schuler supplies hydraulic press line to Renault

December 4, 2013

Schuler, Canton, Mich., has announced the installation of a hydraulic press line with automation at Renault Trucks. The line can produce 22 parts/min. and achieve speeds of up to 11 SPM with bed-slide surfaces of 13.5 by 8 ft. Schuler also supplied a hydraulic lead press with 2,000 metric tons of...

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LaserCoil Technologies releases details of laser blanking approach on the web

December 2, 2013

LaserCoil Technologies LLC, Napoleon, Ohio, has released the details of its patented laser blanking approach on its new mobile-friendly website at www.lasercoil.com. The site highlights how the manufacturer’s machines can produce parts from 6.89-ft.-wide coil at higher speeds than have been...

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Coe Press launches inspection, maintenance program

December 2, 2013

Coe Press Equipment, a provider of coil processing technology in Sterling Heights, Mich., has announced its new Coe-Certified Inspection and Maintenance Program. The preventive maintenance service is designed to keep the manufacturer's equipment running at optimal productivity and prevent downtime....

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Herr-Voss manufactures slitting line for Cascadia Metals

November 19, 2013

Herr-Voss Stamco is manufacturing a new slitting line for Cascadia Metals Ltd.’s Brandon, Manitoba, facility. The backbone of the line is the Strand Extensioner, which provides evenly rewound coils, levels slit material, and reduces burrs. The line will process material with thicknesses from...

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LaserCoil to provide blanking system to Precision Strip

November 15, 2013

LaserCoil Technologies LLC, Napoleon, Ohio, has received an order from toll processor Precision Strip Inc., Minster, Ohio, for installation of a LaserCoil blanking system at its Perrysburg, Ohio, location. The coil-fed laser blanking line will combine the company's laser blanking technology with...

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Arku appoints U.S. VP - TheFabricator.com

Arku appoints U.S. VP

November 15, 2013

Arku Coil Systems Inc., a provider of leveling machinery in Cincinnati, has appointed Franck Hirschmann as vice president for its U.S. operations. He joined the company 26 years ago as design engineer and later became a project manager. He was responsible for the sales department from 2003 to...

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Schuler names CEO for North American headquarters

November 5, 2013

Schuler Inc. has appointed Steve Healy as president, CEO, and chairman of the board for its North American headquarters in Canton, Mich. The newly created position also includes the role of chairman of the board of Bliss Clearing Niagara (BCN) Technical Services in Hastings, Mich. Healy has 30...

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Wallover Oil marks 150 years in business

October 28, 2013

Wallover Oil Co., a manufacturer of metalworking fluids and industrial lubricants in Strongsville, Ohio, has received an official resolution from the Ohio House of Representatives, honoring the company on its 150th anniversary. Founded in 1863 by P.M. Wallover, the company has withstood the Civil...

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Murata Machinery Fabrication Div. adds Canada distributor

October 23, 2013

Murata Machinery Fabrication Div., Charlotte, N.C., has named Fabricating Machinery Solutions (FMS), Mississauga, Ont., as a machine distributor for Motorum series turret punch presses and Muratec automated loaders. FMS distributes the equipment exclusively from Ontario to the east and...

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Herr-Voss Stamco manufacturing slitting line for Cascadia Metals

October 23, 2013

Herr-Voss Stamco, Callery, Pa., is manufacturing a new Strand Extensioner® slitting line for Cascadia Metals Ltd., Brandon, Man. The line will process material with a thickness of 0.012 to 0.25 in. with an incoming coil capacity of 50,000 lbs. by 72 in. wide. The slitting line also includes a...

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Yamada Dobby America opens new U.S. offices

October 10, 2013

Yamada Dobby America has opened new offices in the Charlotte, N.C., area to provide marketing and service support to the company’s partners and customers in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. The company manufactures high-speed, precision metal stamping presses....

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The RDI Group names new CEO

October 10, 2013

The RDI Group, Itasca, Ill., which provides engineered capital equipment, enclosures, and related products to customers worldwide in various industries including metal coil processing, has named Fred Kestler as CEO. Curtis Maas, chairman and CEO since 1984, remains as chairman of the board....

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Braner/Loopco names Canadian sales rep

October 7, 2013

Braner/Loopco has appointed Rex Harrison as the Canadian sales representative for its flat-rolled coil processing equipment. Harrison has extensive experience in steel mill and ferrous and nonferrous metals service center plant operations....

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