Kitagawa North-Tech Promotes Shawn Luschei to COO


Kitagawa North-Tech has promoted Shawn Luschei to COO of its North American operations. He was most recently the company’s VP of Sales and Marketing.

Doosan Machine Tools America Names James Kim CEO


Doosan Machine Tools America has named James Kim, a 37-year-veteran of Doosan and former vice-president of its American Strategy & Planning department, its new CEO.

Stratasys Completes Origin Acquisition


Stratasys has completed its acquisition of Origin, adding Origin’s Programmable PhotoPolymerization additive manufacturing process to its capabilities.

CNC Indexing & Feeding Partners with Röhm Products


CNC Indexing & Feeding has signed an agreement to act as Röhm Products of America’s manufacturing representative in five states, thus expanding its library of workholding and toolholding solutions.

Metalforming Companies Expect to Hold the Course in Q1 2021


The PMA’s December 2020 Business Conditions Report shows the surveyed metalforming companies, on average, do not expect a change in business conditions in Q1 2021.

Andretti Autosport Announces Metrology Partnership With Applied Automation Technologies


The software developer will serve as the official metrology solution for the global racing enterprise.

Smalley Continues to Win GM Supplier Quality Awards


Smalley has won its eighth consecutive GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award, which recognizes the supplier’s performance in its work with General Motors.

Starrag Heckert Centers Simplify Agricultural Manufacturing


Starrag says its Heckert machining centers offer substantial efficiency and versatility benefits for the difficult task of machining agricultural components.

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.