With its suspension crane systems, Schmalz offers flexible handling solutions for large work areas and loads of up to 1,200 kilograms. © Schmalz

In the balance

Where cases, cartons or sheets have to be ergonomically moved, stacked or deposited, lifting aids such as the vacuum tube lifter Jumbo are often in use. Any vacuum lifter would […]

Automated welding technology: The Lorch Cobot Welding Package helps small and medium-sized companies to significantly increase their competitiveness. © Lorch, Andreas Körner
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Safely into the future

As one of the leading manufacturers of arc welding systems, Lorch Schweißtechnik will be presenting its extensive portfolio of innovative welding solutions at “Global Industrie 2022” in Paris under the […]

The Amada employees in Haan are very happy about the sale of the 100th machine. Ventis-3015AJ with LBC © Amada

Round anniversary

About the 100. At the end of last year, Amada employees received their second order in Europe for a Ventis fiber laser cutting machine with LBC technology (Locus Beam Control). […]

With the new FUL 226, 22-mm wire can be cold formed at 2,000 N/mm² for the first time. © Wafios
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“Future Forming Technology”

Under the motto “Future Forming Technology”, Wafios will participate as usual with two booths in the trade fair duo Wire & Tube. The focus is on forward-looking high-speed technologies that […]

Since the 1970s, Farina Presse has designed and produced only hot forming lines. © Schuler

Happy Birthday, Farina!

In 1932 Domenico Farina founded his company “Costruzioni Meccaniche Farina”, a workshop for the production of stamping tools. However, in order to test them, a press was needed – and […]

The blasting specialist processes bulk material and rack material (photo: flame-cut parts from mechanical engineering and vehicle construction) and takes on both series and regular orders as well as demand-oriented just-in-time orders © KST, IBU

Removes what disturbs

Tempering residues, scale, rust, paint residues, rolling skin, etc. – everything has to come off: Any contamination of a workpiece – regardless of whether it is a screw blank, cam, […]

It can only go on together: WSM CEO Christian Vietmeyer calls for fairness, a sense of proportion and responsibility from all those involved in the supply chain © WSM

All in one boat!

The next wave of steel prices and drastic energy price increases are heading for suppliers. Manufacturers who don’t cooperate with their partners now – despite cost jumps and an uncertain […]

Clean, precise cuts ... © Seck
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Conveyed water jet

With a subsidized StM waterjet system, resourceful metalworker Uwe Seck succeeds in making the leap from local niche supplier to regional just-in-time thunderbolt for industry. Since 1998, Uwe Seck (55) […]

© Springer Vieweg Publishers

Stamping Practice

The manufacturing process high performance stamping and Bruderer, according to the self-assessment, are one. This is illustrated in the technical book “Stamping Technology”, which has been an important tool for […]

Networking and digitization are also becoming increasingly important in manual welding technology. © Cloos
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Modular platform concept

Whether manual or automated welding, thin- or thick-walled materials, use in a production hall or on a construction site – the configuration options of the Quineo welding power sources from […]

The decisive criterion for Ferro in choosing the laser cutting system was the possibility of 3D cutting. The new laser rotator can be used to apply simple V and X seams, as well as complex Y or K seams with a bar pattern to different materials. A Highyag Bimo FSC was integrated as the laser cutting head. © Ferro Service Sp z o.o
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Sought and found

The company Ferro Service Sp z o.o in Gubin (Poland) was launched in 2020: its core service is the series production of laser parts with and without chamfer. For this […]