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SAF West adds chief of production at California facility

October 9, 2007

SAF (Southern Aluminum Finishing) has added David Simonsen as the first chief of production at its SAF West facility in Redding, Calif.Simonsen has overall responsibility for the facility's production...

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Bosch Rexroth technology group offers ergonomics check list

October 9, 2007

The Linear Motion and Assembly Technologies group for Bosch Rexroth Corp., Buchanan, Mich., offers the "Manual Workplace Systems 7-Step Ergonomic Checklist," a guide to designing a work area that fits...

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MTI Systems, ProfitKey form partnership

October 9, 2007

MTI Systems, West Springfield, Mass., a provider of cost-estimating software for manufacturing applications, has announced a partnership with ProfitKey Intl., Salem, N.H., that will embed MTI's...

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Jet Edge partners with Saimo to sell waterjet systems in China, Australia

October 9, 2007

Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., has announced a partnership with Saimo Group of Xuzhou, Jiangsu, China, to sell waterjet equipment in China and Australia. Saimo will manufacture waterjet systems...

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LVD launches global branding initiative

October 9, 2007

LVD Co. n.v., Gullegem, Belgium, has launched a global branding initiative designed to unite all of the company's sales subsidiaries and products under the LVD brand name and the baseline "Sheet...

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OMAX names sales representative for Mexico

October 9, 2007

OMAX® Corp., Kent, Wash., has appointed Miguel Cervantes as sales representative for Mexico.Cervantes is responsible for introducing abrasive waterjet technology to the Mexican machining industry...

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Villacero launches Villacero Commercial Intl., upgrades Tex-Tube plant

October 9, 2007

Villacero, Monterrey, Mexico, has formed a global business venture, Villacero Commercial Intl. (VCI), to focus on North American and international expansion opportunities. The venture represents a...

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LIA, OSHA renew alliance

October 9, 2007

The Laser Institute of America (LIA), Orlando, Fla., has renewed its alliance with the U.S. Dept. of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to continue providing its members with...

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HMT Inc. appointed as exclusive U.S. distributor for CSM

October 9, 2007

Horn Machine Tools Inc. (HMT), Madera, Calif., has been appointed as the exclusive U.S. distributor for Chiao Sheng Machinery Co. Ltd. (CSM), Taiwan. HMT provides service and technical support for all...

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Offshore Group to hold annual manufacturing summit

October 9, 2007

The Offshore Group, a provider of outsourced manufacturing support services, has announced plans to hold the 13th annual Manufacturing in Mexico Summit at the Camino Real Hotel in Saltillo, Coahuila,...

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Hobart Brothers celebrates 90th anniversary

October 9, 2007

Hobart Brothers, Troy, Ohio, a manufacturer of welding filler metals, industrial systems, components, and consumables, celebrated its 90th anniversary in September.The company held a luncheon with its...

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Algonquin Industries names vice president of sales

October 9, 2007

Algonquin Industries, Guilford, Conn., a manufacturer of rectangular and round nonferrous magnet wire, flat wire, strip, and rivet wire products, has promoted William Gorman to vice president of...

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FABTECH Intl. & AWS Welding Show returns to Chicago

October 9, 2007

The 2007 FABTECH® International & AWS Welding Show, the largest North American showcase of metal forming, fabricating, stamping, tube and pipe, and welding equipment and technology, will return to...

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PCB Piezotronics announces formation of Automotive Products Div.

October 9, 2007

PCB Piezotronics (PCB®), a designer and manufacturer of force, torque, load, strain, pressure, acoustic, and vibration sensors, has announced the formation of its Automotive Products Div., a...

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ATI Industrial Automation opens new Detroit office

October 9, 2007

ATI Industrial Automation, Apex, N.C., a developer of robotic peripheral equipment, recently opened a new office in Orion Township, Mich., near Detroit. The office houses the company's sales, customer...

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