Innovative Engineered Solutions Inc. (iES) (Wilmington, OH) adds two models of electric upcut tube saws to its other green technology products including all-electric sizers and servo presses. Two standard models – the eRB80 TS and eRB150 TS – cut diameters up to 3.5 inches (90mm) and 5.9 inches (150mm), respectively.
The saws are controlled with a standard Allen Bradley or optional Siemens PLC/HMI and use an electric actuator for the sawblade coupled with pneumatic clamping. Digital Ethernet-based control system provides advanced diagnostics, maintenance reminders, and production information. Quick-change mounting enables rapid changeover of tube fixtures.
HGG Appoints Brandon Welch to Position of Western Sales Manager
HGG Profiling Equipment Inc. (Houston, TX) has appointed Brandon Welch to be western states sales manager with responsibility for 1) sales of new machinery and 2) service and support of HGG customers west of the Mississippi.
Winners of Welding Competition at Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show
Three welding students won scholarships at the Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show (WIMTS), which was held Oct. 5-7 at Wisconsin State Fair Park.