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Hypertherm Offers Free Plasma Cutting Curriculum and Grant Program

All ten hours of the AWS SENSE-approved curriculum can be downloaded free by teachers.

Performance Machinery Opens New Tech Center

The 9,000 sq ft facility hosts training programs and displays Mitsubishi MV series CNC wire EDM, EA series CNC sinker EDM and DV series milling machines. 

ESAB Redesigns Website

A geolocation feature improves browsing by automatically determining the visitor’s country and directing them to their local website. Each regional site offers localized content and features a new contemporary design, easy to use drop-down menus, and better functionality throughout.
The global site localizes content by country so visitors can get information in fewer clicks.

MDNA Elects New President

The newly elected MDNA president, Kim Khoury of Action Machinery.
Kim Khoury becomes the second female president of the Machinery Dealers National Association.

SMDI Updates Bar Steel Fatigue Database

This fifth update expands the critical grades and heat treatment combinations for safety critical components of vehicles.

Sciaky Launches New Website

The site features an expanded lineup of EBAM 3D printing systems with options for medium, large, and extra-large part applications.

U.S. Cutting Tool Sales Up in March

U.S. cutting tool consumption rose almost 10 percent to $197.6 million.

Three-Story Sculpture Installed at Denver Airport

The "Denver Lily” created by Colorado artist Price Davis of Price Davis Gallery is made out of recycled steel and more than 8,000 one-inch nuts.
The sculpture is made of hand-forged sheets of steel that were stained and powder-coated. 

Smalley Donates Waterjet to College

The 2652 JetMachining Center, which was installed at CLC in mid-April, is a mid-sized cantilever-style waterjet machine with a table size of 5 ft 9 in x 2 ft 6 in and capable of tolerances up to ±0.001 in. With a completely sealed and protected ball screw drive system, this robust and reliable machine is perfect for cutting projects with smaller dimensions but needing high precision.
The addition of the 2652 JetMachining Center makes CLC one of the only schools with a waterjet in its classroom setting.

CGW Hires New Territory Sales Manager

With a background in technical training, Breck Taylor will help the company continue in advancements and growth in the industry.
Breck Taylor now handles sales in the Oklahoma, MI, Kansas and Nebraska areas.