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Webinar to demonstrate flexibility of fiber-delivered lasers

January 6, 2015

TRUMPF Inc., Farmington, Conn., will host a live webinar on Jan. 15 at 2:00 p.m. EST highlighting fiber laser cutting. The webinar will demonstrate the capabilities of TruDisk-powered laser cutting machines, showing the cutting of thin and thick materials, as well as highly reflective material....

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SigmaTEK appoints VP of sales

January 5, 2015

Cincinnati-based SigmaTEK Systems LLC, a provider of CAD/CAM nesting, material optimization, and manufacturing process automation, has announced the appointment of Dan Jacobs as vice president of sales. Jacobs has more than 37 years of fabrication industry experience. Most recently he managed...

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All Metals acquired by Logic Ventures LLC

January 5, 2015

All Metals Service & Warehousing and All Metals Transportation and Logistics, an independent toll processer and end-to-end logistics provider in Cartersville, Ga., has been acquired by Logic Ventures LLC. The acquisition comes as a result of the longstanding relationship between Logic Ventures...

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Ohio Laser opens new facility in Ohio

January 5, 2015

Ohio Laser has opened a new facility for cutting and fabricating parts and assemblies in Plain City, Ohio. By adding 22,000 sq. ft. to its campus there, the firm has realigned its production flow. The facility houses several new TRUMPF® laser machines for cutting a combination of flat plate,...

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MTI Systems donates to FIRST Robotics Club

January 5, 2015

Cost estimating software developer MTI Systems Inc., West Springfield, Mass., has donated for the second year to the MIGHTY Mechanics program, part of the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics club in Agawam, Mass., for a second year. The robotics club offers four levels of programs for students...

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Mathey Dearman names new factory rep

January 5, 2015

Mathey Dearman, Tulsa, Okla., has added Rizzo & Associates as a factory representative for Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada. Mathey Dearman provides machines, systems, and advice for the fabrication and installation of welded pipes, tubes, and...

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Magnatech appoints Northeast sales rep

January 5, 2015

East Granby, Conn.-based Magnatech has appointed Automated Arc Systems, a division of Pennsylvania Welding Supply Co., as its exclusive representative for the northeastern U.S. from Maine to Maryland. Magnatech manufactures equipment for orbital welding...

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Glaro Inc. marks 70 years in business

January 5, 2015

Glaro Inc., Hauppauge, N.Y., celebrates 70 years in business in 2015. Originally founded in 1945 by Harry Glass, the business was launched in a Bronx, N.Y., basement, where he hand-made products out of surplus World War II aluminum materials. Since then the company has evolved into a...

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Rolled Alloys expands capabilities

January 5, 2015

Rolled Alloys, a supplier of stainless steel, nickel, cobalt, and titanium alloys, has announced the expansion of capabilities at its 66,000-sq.-ft. service center in Cincinnati. The company has added a TRUMPF® TruLaser 1030 laser machine to its selection of equipment. The new machine can cut...

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Mills Products to provide hydroformed desk legs for Steelcase

January 5, 2015

Brentwood, Tenn.-based metal fabricator Mills Products Inc. has been contracted to manufacture hydroformed desk legs for office furniture manufacturer Steelcase, Grand Rapids, Mich. The fixed-height and adjustable L-shaped and post desk legs are part of Steelcase’s modular c:scape office...

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ISM ROB: Down 3.2 percentage points from November, manufacturing economic activity still expanding

January 5, 2015

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in December for the 19th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 67th consecutive month, said the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report on Business®. The report was issued by Bradley J. Holcomb,...

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Direct Metals hires new inside sales representative

January 2, 2015

Direct Metals, Kennesaw, Ga., an international steel service center providing perforated metal, bar grating, expanded metal, safety grating, architectural metals, handrail components, and wire mesh products, has hired Ryan Garner as inside sales representative. Garner previously worked for CED...

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Print-A-Part 3d launches 3-D parts e-commerce site

January 2, 2015

Print-A-Part 3d, an Alexandria, Va.-based engineering firm, has announced the launch of its 3-D parts e-commerce site at www.printapart3d.com. The site offers industrial parts such as screws, bolts, nuts, and washers. Products are delivered by digital download as ready-to-use STL files....

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Oxylance announces distribution and sales agreement with Castolin Eutectic of Canada

January 2, 2015

Birmingham, Ala.-based Oxylance has announced a distribution and sales agreement with Castolin Eutectic of Canada. Oxylance Sure Cut systems and underwater cutting and welding rods now are carried in Castolin Eutectic’s distribution centers for delivery to the Canadian marketplace. Oxylance...

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The Bradbury Co. announces two staff promotions

January 2, 2015

The Bradbury Co. Inc., Moundridge, Kan., has announced the promotion of Mike Meuli to project engineering manager and Jeremy Croley to Plant 2 manager. Employed with the company since 1997, Meuli previously held the position of Plant 2 manager. In his new role, Meuli monitors and evaluates...

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