Turning Centers

He Who Brakes, Wins

To be able to produce 40,000 brakes a month and maintain consistent quality, Precima invested in four advanced vertical pick-up turning machine tools from EMAG to produce housings for brakes used primarily in wind turbines.
Vertical Turning Centers: Articles

EMAG Joins Michigan Senator to Help State’s Job Training Program Initiative

Senator Stabenow is introducing legislation in Congress, called the New Skills for New Jobs Act, which would involve federal matching funds to support Michigan and other states that have already begun helping community colleges with local businesses to create more job training and retraining opportunities.
EMAG announced its full participation in the Michigan New Jobs Training Program initiative, led by Michigan senator Debbie Stabenow

GMTA Announces a New Hire and Plans for an Open House

Schminke has worked for the past 12 years at the German partner to GMTA, Diskus.
GMTA named Maik Schminke the manager of controls engineering and programming and announced plans for an open house. 

Hyundai WIA Names New National Sales Manager

Crean brings more than 30 years sales and marketing management experience across a broad spectrum of machine tool builders and distributors.
Hyundai WIA announces the appointment of John Crean to national sales manager. 

Kessler USA Opens New Service Center

By combining OEM parts with high quality service, Kessler’s Service Centers all over the world deliver customers a detailed repair analysis, reliable repair, quick service response and prompt spindle exchange.
The new Service Center supports Kessler USA's strategy to grow its service business in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

DMG / MORI SEIKI Opens Doors to its U.S. Factory at Manufacturing Days Event

DMG / MORI SEIKI machines NHX4000, NHX5000, NHX5500 and the DuraVertical 5100 are currently produced at the factory with more planned. (Click on photo to enlarge it)
Attendees to experience the latest in advanced manufacturing technologies and applications at MORI SEIKI Manufacturing November 12-15 in Davis, California.


Vertical Turning Centers: Products

Massive Machining of Large Hydro Turbine Components

The Vertimaster VM 10 4-axis vertical turret lathe has a drilling/milling drive with the capacity to handle parts with diameters up to 13 m and a maximum height of 5 m.
Alstom Brazil Goes into Production using a massive XXL-sized vertical turret lathe from Schiess that has been brought into operation near Sao Paulo.

Vertical Turning Center Is Ideal for Small Chucked Parts

The VL 2 vertical turning machine from EMAG.
The VL 2 vertical turning machine from EMAG is ideal for machining small gearwheels, planetary gears, sliding sleeves, pump components, synchronizer rings, chain gears or flange components.
Events Calendar
September 21 - 24, 2014
Hilton Chicago -- Chicago, IL
September 23 - 24, 2014
Schaumburg Convention Center -- Schaumburg, IL
September 23 - 24, 2014
The International Centre -- Toronto, Ontario
September 24, 2014
FARO Headquarters -- Lake Mary, FL
September 24 - 27, 2014
Shanghai New International Expo Center -- Shanghai, China