Unison Tube LLC of Danville, VA and Moore Machine Tools of West Jordan, UT have teamed up to provide their individual customer bases with an even wider range of machine tool solutions.
Unison Tube LLC is the North American division of UK-based Unison Ltd, the manufacturers of ultra-precise, all-electric Unison Breeze tube and pipe bending machines and the recently introduced range of Unison Synergy hybrid tube bending machines. In addition to other machine tool technologies, Moore Machine Tools is the official distributor of Nukon 2D fibre laser, 3D fibre laser and fibre laser tube cutting machines in the United States.
“Customers purchasing our CNC tube manipulation technologies and work cells often require a high-quality laser cutting capability,” comments Stuart Singleton, Vice President of Unison Tube LLC. “Our agreement with Moore Machine Tools will enable us to offer Unison customers in North America the full suite of technologies available in the Nukon laser product range. Over in the UK, the Unison Group already offers Nukon’s range of fibre laser machines. Hence, we are fully aware of the outstanding quality and capabilities that Nukon provides.”
“For us it’s a win-win situation,” adds Beau Moore, Vice President of Sales at Moore Machine Tools. “Unison Ltd invented all-electric tube bending, and we consider their tube and pipe bending machines to be the best in the business. Working with Unison Tube LLC means we will be able to introduce our customers to Unison Tube LLC and their full range of tube and pipe manipulation technologies.”
About Nukon fibre lasers
The Nukon fibre laser range includes 2D, 3D and laser tube cutting machines. High-spec standard features include: nLIGHT fibre lasers with adaptive beam optimization and Lantek Expert software, which is one of the most advanced CAD/CAM nesting software packages on the market. Nukon’s 2D fibre laser machines include models designed for first-time laser users and businesses adding value to in-house manufactured products, as well as high-performance machines for demanding flat-bed laser metal cutting requirements. Nukon 3D 5-axis machines have been developed for challenging applications, such as precision-cutting tubes, pipes and intricate profiles, as well as R&D work. While Nukon laser tube cutting machines include pipe and profile cutting models and a highly versatile machine able to cut tubes, pipes, profiles and flat metal sheet. Nukon also offers a range of fully automated loading and unloading solutions.
About Unison tube and pipe bending machines
Unison Ltd is the UK’s leading manufacturer of tube and pipe bending machines, offering the largest range of all-electric benders for diameters from 4 mm (5/32”) to 275 mm (10” schedule pipe). With a reputation for building highly powerful, highly robust machines that deliver uncompromising levels of accuracy and repeatability, Unison Ltd continually innovates the tube and pipe bending marketplace. The company manufactured the world’s first all-electric tube bender in 1994, followed by the world’s first all-electric multi-stack tube bender, then the world’s largest all-electric tube bender for the shipbuilding industry. Available in single-stack, multi-stack and right/left varieties, Unison machines are delivered to more than 20 countries globally. Unison’s tube bending software is recognized as the most user-friendly control system for tube bending machines. The software is written and supported by Unison, ensuring complete control of its evolution, with no need for third party support.
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