The German industrial robot manufacturer and automation solutions provider plans to introduce a robot with the largest work envelope in the medium-payload-class to the North American market and an online service portal during the International Manufacturing Technology Show in September.
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The first-of-its-kind solution will integrate shop floor data with data intelligence to orchestrate consistent quality from concept to part. Statistical process control combined with machine learning and artificial intelligence methods will mitigate waste and quality issues during design while improving AM repeatability.
Fictiv’s 2021 State of Manufacturing Report finds manufacturing leaders focused on resilience, sustainability, and speed through digital transformation. But concerns about supply chain and workforce grow.
A 110-ton 4-post compression molding machine will be used for R&D, and a 1650-ton compression molding press will be used in the production of UHMW sheets – the demand for which is rising in medical, aerospace, and defense sectors.
Used for Swiss Turning applications, Tecnicrafts collets, guide bushings, and bar feeder collets are available in standard and ultra-precision grades. Platinum Tooling carries and supports the full line with representatives throughout North America.
According to PMA’s April 2021 Business Conditions Report, more than half of metalforming companies predict improved economic conditions for the next three months. Finding steel continues to be a problem.
“Materials Performance” magazine recognized the new Sanicro 35 alloy in its MP Corrosion Innovation of the Year Awards 2021. Designed for extremely corrosive environments and seawater applications, the alloy is ideal for heat exchangers and hydraulic and instrumentation tubing.
Former Marine achieves 10-year milestone with the company, adding dependability and strength to its technical service team. Doug Johnson is the innovator behind the 20-minute FASTResponse telephone service initiative.
Ireland-based Combilift kicks off its new sponsorship of the local Monaghan Ladies Gaelic football team – watch players having fun with machines and a giant soccer ball in a fun video the company launched on social media to promote the team.