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Industrial Magnetics, Inc. recently announced a 36,000 sq. ft. addition to the manufacturing facility.
The large addition will more than double the existing manufacturing space. The project strategically supports the steady business growth from existing and new products, the growth of key channel partners, and the recent acquisition of Walker Magnetics. “The new space…
HD Positioners from ALM Positioners come with plug-and-play controls and patented motion control that can be fully programmable for one-touch part positioning to streamline manufacturing.
The company helps address the lack of skilled tradespeople by lending resources to better prepare the students for the future.
Lowering the cost on shielding gas and consumables has little effect on the bottom line, but using the proper positioner to increase manufacturing and assembly efficiency can result in a significant cost savings and profit.
Their Robot Ready Hydraulic Positioner is now patented technology that virtually eliminates programmed position variability.
Here are some of the ways that next generation lightweight tooling systems and new tooling components are optimizing stamping process safety, speed, uptime, cost and standardization, creating more efficient and reliable operations to satisfy stringent production demands.
3D Precision Welding Tables, Standard Rollovers, Powered Manipulators and Floor Rail Systems from Bluco can be configured to optimize welding and assembly fixture operations.
Product manager Colten Brunenn is supporting “Over the Edge for Kids’ Sake” to raise funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley.
Powered Manipulators from Bluco protect workers from injury by using motors and hydraulics to lift heavy parts weighing up to 8,000 lb to 72 in, rotate them 360 deg and tilt them to the desired position, from 0 deg to 180 deg, all in seconds.
With loading capacity up to 20,000 lb, high tolerance 3D Precision Welding Tables from Bluco are hardened to protect against spatter build-up, provide a corrosion resistant surface for a long useful life, and have a lifetime warranty.
Gone are the days of using an overhead crane or brute force to maneuver parts around. The heavy duty Powered Manipulator from Bluco is a specialized modular fixturing system that raises, lowers, rotates or tilts your workpiece into any position to a comfortable working height.
Complete 3-axis, 4-axis, or 5-axis welding positioners from LazerArc provide superior accuracy, index time and flexibility by utilizing one of two mechanical drive systems, depending on user requirements.
Snow Wins Resistance Welding Award
Tom Snow, chairman of T. J. Snow Co. (Chattanooga, TN) was recognized with the Elihu Thomson Resistance Welding Award at Fabtech 2021, held in Chicago in September.
Hexagon to Build Ecosystem to Help Overcome Challenges in Additive Manufacturing
Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has announced its plan to build a flexible, open additive manufacturing (AM) ecosystem to help overcome complexities in 3D-printing processes and to support customers in building their product development and manufacturing workflows.
GE Additive and Wichita State Team Up to Help Adoption of Metal Additive Manufacturing by DoD
GE Additive and Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding as the cornerstone of a new, collaborative effort aimed at supporting the U.S. Department of Defense‘s accelerated adoption of metal additive manufacturing technology.