NEWS

GWS Tool Group Acquires Taurus Tool & Engineering

2/9/2021

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

2/8/2021

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

2/5/2021

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

2/4/2021

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

Jrlon Acquires Metalworx

2/3/2021

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

2/2/2021

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

2/1/2021

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

1/29/2021

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

1/28/2021

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

1/27/2021

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