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Messer Cutting Systems Celebrates 60 Years

The Profimill shown here was the first machine built by the original CRO Engineering.
A pioneer in manufacturing oxyfuel, plasma, and laser plate machinery celebrates the evolution of precision cutting technology in North America.

Renishaw Opens New Innovation Center

The additional space also enables Renishaw's spectroscopy and laser calibration product lines to relocate to the company headquarters site.
The new $31 million facility in the UK adds space for R&D, corporate services and relocation of the spectroscopy and laser calibration product lines.

Concept Laser Celebrates 15 Years

The Concept Laser GmbH executive board (l-r): Frank Herzog, the chief executive officer and president; Kerstin Herzog, the head of HR and finances, partner; and Oliver Edelmann, the head of sales and marketing, partner.
A pioneer of additive manufacturing systems now owns more than 50 patents, with another 100 that are pending.

Single Order Record for Hurco

Charles Boyce, Boyce Technologies "Our trust in Hurco has led us to purchase the largest quantity of Max 5 controllers in the world, making our new Long Island City production center one of the most advanced production centers in America."
With this latest order, there is now a fleet of 21 Hurco CNC machine tools at Boyce Technologies.

Absolute Machine Tools Partners with ServiceMax

Downtime due to machine wear or neglect can be eliminated 100 percent of the time with the correct maintenance program in place. ServiceMax software allows shops to manage the entire work process, from work order to recalls to service, using preset data collection functions that apply usable metrics to track how many applications have been run on a given machine, part replacement patterns and previous service to that technicians can quickly determine issues without a site visit. 
Absolute expands their ISO-certified Preventive Maintenance Program through ServiceMax cloud-based software that offers shops real-time maintenance service any time via an iPad or Windows-based PC app.

Fives Machining Receives Patents

Fives patent winners include (l-r) Michael Noel, Stephen Albers, Michael Grimshaw, Richard Cureless, Milo Vangilia, Peter Mischler and Paul McCalmont. Not pictured: Dan Janka.
The developments are concentrated in the fields of metal cutting and composites processing.

Oberg Breaks Ground for Expansion

Oberg's Board of directors and executive management team make the first symbolic cut of earth at the construction site in Sarver, PA.
More than 80,000 sq ft of floor space is being added to increase manufacturing operations and new product development.

TRUMPF Presents Sales Awards

(l-r) Maren Fleming (TRUMPF), Burke Doar (TRUMPF), Jim Braun (Braun Machinery Company) and Dennis Kaminski (TRUMPF) with the Outstanding Representative Performance Award. 
Distributors Braun Machinery and Sterling Fabrication Technology were recognized for their achievements.

JMT Expands Sales Force

Jerry Donahue is the new Northeastern regional sales manager that will serve customers in 14 states from Virginia to Maine.
Jerry Donahue, Steve Tillinghast, Alan Hamilton are the new regional sales managers for the Northeast, East North Central and West markets, respectively.

Osborn Hires National Account Manager

Larry Outtrim plans to sharpen and enhance distributor marketing and communication programs, then bring the momentum from these programs to company branches, outside sales and site personnel through the sales force, direct communication to distributor middle managers and key personnel. 
Larry Outtrim will manage distributor relationships, growth and overall marketing programs.