GWS Tool Group Acquires Taurus Tool & Engineering


GWS Tool Group has acquired Taurus Tool and Engineering, a manufacturer of precision custom round, HSS and carbide-step tools.

Desktop Metal Adds Two To Its Board of Directors


Desktop Metal has appointed Scott Dussault and Stephen Nigro to its board of directors, with Dussault serving as the chairman of the Audit Committee.

Esprit launches On-Demand Learning Center


Esprit has launched Esprit Learning Center, an on-demand platform for teaching prospective CAM users the Esprit CAM software.

FactoryWiz Promotes Richard Hefner to Company President


FactoryWiz has announced that Richard Hefner, formerly its executive vice president, will now succeed John Hosmon as the company’s president.

Jrlon Acquires Metalworx


Jrlon Inc., a specialty metal, plastics and rubber manufacturer, has acquired Metalworx, a manufacturer of precision machined components and products.

Ceratizit Develops Award-Winning Carbide AM Process


Ceratizit has won FEDIL’s 2020 “Process” Innovation Award in recognition of its new process for additively manufacturing with tungsten carbide-cobalt.

AMT and the Reshoring Initiative Open Supply Chain Survey


AMT and the Reshoring Initiative have opened a survey to ask industry professionals about current sourcing issues and the future of reshoring. The survey closes February 28.

Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Celebrates 70 Years


Jorgensen is celebrating its 70th anniversary with an expanded management team, upgrades to its main facility and a rebranding to Jorgenson Conveyor and Filtration Solutions.

Purdue University Improves "Gummy" Metal Cutting Performance


Purdue University researchers have discovered that marking certain metals with an organic monolayer reduces the cutting forces needed for machining.

NVision Laser Scanning Streamlines Power Plant Conversions


NVision is helping coal power plants convert to more-efficient combined cycle gas turbine systems by streamlining turbine measurement with its 3D-scanning equipment.