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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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Arku appoints U.S. technical director - TheFabricator.com

Arku appoints U.S. technical director

August 13, 2013

Arku Coil Systems Inc. has appointed Nicholas Miller as technical director for its U.S. operations. He serves as liaison between coil line customers in North America and production in Germany. For the past 2.5 years, Miller has worked as a design engineer and then project manager for coil lines...

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Frigoglass North America installs Coe cut-to-length line

August 13, 2013

Coe Press Equipment, Sterling Heights, Mich., has installed a new Value series cut-to-length line for Frigoglass North America, a provider of beverage coolers in Spartanburg, S.C. The line allows Frigoglass to produce its own blanks in-house. The line comprises a 60-in.-wide servo roll feed,...

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Cidan Machinery expands into Central, South Americ

August 12, 2013

Cidan Machinery has expanded from Peachtree City, Ga., into Central and South America. The company offers folders, shears, and coil processing equipment, as well as training and service....

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Arku opens new production facility in Germany

August 12, 2013

Arku Maschinenbau GmbH, a manufacturer of levelers and coil lines, has opened its new production building in Baden-Baden, Germany. The facility significantly improves the assembly process for the levelers, according to the company. A 50-ton crane allows assembly of equipment with a total weight of...

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Dallas adds BDC Machinery to representative network

August 12, 2013

Dallas Industries, Troy, Mich., a manufacturer of coil handling and press feeding equipment and controls for the stamping industry, has announced that BDC Machinery LLC, Nekoosa, Wis., has been named to represent the company in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Dallas Industries' equipment includes servo...

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Arku expands Cincinnati warehouse

July 30, 2013

Arku Coil Systems has expanded its warehouse in Cincinnati. The additional 1,200 sq. ft. of space allows the company to keep more spare parts onhand for delivery to customers and for refurbishing trade-in machines.   The Germany-based company is a provider of high-capacity levelers....

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QualiChem completes expansion in Virginia

July 24, 2013

QualiChem, a manufacturer of metalworking fluids and water treatment chemicals, has completed a major expansion of its headquarters, laboratory, and manufacturing facilities in Salem, Va. The expansion has increased the company's total square footage by 70 percent. The building has 35 percent more...

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ATW Companies expands Metalform manufacturing operations - TheFabricator.com

ATW Companies expands Metalform manufacturing operations

July 24, 2013

ATW Companies, Warwick, R.I., a provider of engineered metal manufacturing systems, has announced that its Metalform product line has expanded its manufacturing capabilities, adding resistance welding, spot welding, and robotic plasma welding equipment. The new welding equipment is expected to...

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Phinney Tool & Die earns ISO 9001:2008 certification

July 23, 2013

Phinney Tool & Die, Medina, N.Y., a division of S. B. Whistler & Sons Inc., has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification. The company manufactures turnkey progressive punching and notching systems, as well as precision stamping services. Its core focus is the design, manufacture, and...

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Schuler opens new plant in China

July 23, 2013

Schuler has opened a new location in Dalian, China. The company has expanded from 53,820 to 172,222 sq. ft. in less than one year, tripling capacity at the production facility. The nearly $21 million expansion allows the company to design a variety of press models at the location, including...

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Sumitomo Electric Carbide opens Tool Engineering Center - TheFabricator.com

Sumitomo Electric Carbide opens Tool Engineering Center

July 22, 2013

Sumitomo Electric Carbide Inc., Mount Prospect, Ill., has announced the opening of its Tool Engineering Center (TEC) and plant expansion in New Berlin, Wis. The 55,000-sq.-ft. expansion has more than doubled the size of the facility, which manufactures solid carbide drills, replaceable carbide...

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Ford develops technology to speed prototyping, low-volume production

July 15, 2013

Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, Mich., is developing a highly flexible, first-of-its-kind, patented manufacturing technology to form sheet metal parts rapidly for low-volume production applications. When fully developed, the technology will allow for lower costs and prototype delivery within three...

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Anchor Lamina names director of business development

July 10, 2013

Anchor Lamina America Inc., a manufacturer of tool, die, and mold components, has hired Ted Phillips as director of business development. Based out of the company's Farmington Hills, Mich., office, he is responsible for sales of the Danly, IEM, Lamina, and Lempco component brands in Michigan and...

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Schuler AG supports vocational training in Mexico

July 8, 2013

Schuler AG, Gӧppingen, Germany, has opened a vocational training center, Cedual (Centro de Especialización Dual), in Puebla, Mexico, to train skilled staff to provide technical support for the company’s presses. Set up by Stefan Antel, general manager of Schuler, the center is based on the...

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IRMCO® receives worldwide Renault approval

July 8, 2013

IRMCO Advanced Lubricant Technologies, Evanston, Ill., a manufacturer of synthetic lubricants, has received worldwide automotive approval from Renault for use in all plants. After being subjected to vigorous testing procedures to ensure they are compatible with Renault's strict manufacturing...

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