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Tri-Tech to Distribute Objet Desktop 3D Printers in UK

Israel-headquartered Objet Geometries, an innovation leader in 3D printing for rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing, has signed a distribution agreement with Tri-Tech Engineering Ltd. of Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK, which will sell, distribute and service Objet desktop 3D printers throughout the UK. Since Tri-Tech has been providing installation, training and service support in the UK for Objet’s […]

Mazak, Gibbs to Collaborate

A new strategic collaborative partnership agreement between Gibbs and Associates, developer of GibbsCAM® CAM software for programming CNC machine tools, and the machine tool manufacturer Mazak-USA (Florence, Kentucky) is intended to optimize support for Mazak’s multitask CNC machine tools, including the Integrex, Integrex E-series, Multiplex, Quick Turn Nexus, and Super Quick Turn models. The companies have entered into […]

Mould Makers Will Have Pavilion at NPE 2006

Custom moulders, product designers, and OEMs from around the world seeking design and tooling solutions at NPE 2006, the International Plastics Showcase, can expect to see a wide range of alternatives within a single, new multiexhibitor pavilion of US and Canadian mould makers, according to an announcement by The Society of the Plastics Industry Inc. (SPI), sponsor […]

Composites Experts to Meet at Delcam

Companies wishing to benefit from the current boom in composites manufacturing can learn more about industry opportunities at a free half-day seminar being hosted by Delcam plc at its Birmingham headquarters on Tuesday, October 11. Supported by the National Composites Network, the seminar will bring those new to composite materials and those hoping to win more business […]

Medical Technology Process Chain To Be a Focus at EuroMold 2005

At the EuroMold 2005 world fair for tool and mould making, design and application development taking place in Frankfurt November 30–December 3, a highlighted topic will be the growing medical technology market. The German medical technology industry is—after the United States—a leading force in the world market, according to a survey ordered by the German Federal Ministry […]

Haas Automation Europe Moves into New $5-Million Headquarters

Haas Automation Europe, the European arm of US machine tool builder Haas Automation Inc., has relocated to its new 3,500-m² headquarters and showroom in Zavantem, Belgium, just 10 minutes from the Brussels airport. The move, which was substantially completed during the first two weeks of May, comes only three years after the company first opened its […]

Union Tool Europe Appoints New Distributor for Netherlands

One of the world’s major manufacturers of end mills for the mold and die industry, Union Tool Europe SA of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, has appointed SVM Freestechniek of Valkenswaard, Netherlands, as its new distributor for the Dutch market. SVM is owned by Hans Smits, who has many years of experience in CNC high-speed machining. “SVM has a complementary portfolio of […]

Annual Report Puts RP Industry Under the Microscope

A worldwide progress report on the rapid prototyping, tooling, and manufacturing industry reveals areas of growth and opportunity, as well as market segments that are experiencing disappointing results. The Wohlers Report 2003 by Wohlers Associates Inc. reflects an industry poised for growth in both technologies and applications, thanks to its emphasis on research and devlopment. […]

Packer Technologies Takes Over Technical Agency K+P Agile

Packer Technologies(PTI), a newly created engineering firm, has taken over the management of K+P Agile, a highly respected technical agency that assists design engineers, plastic component users, and manufacturers in the development of cast plastic and metal components. K+P Agile is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Packer Group, a corporation of technology-driven companies that provide a […]

Router Cutter Optimized for Cavity Milling in Aluminum

Carboloy, part of Seco Tools AB, has added a new high-productivity routing cutterto its range. Optimized for slotting, square shoulder, and pocketing operations in aluminum, the new router cutter is designed to work with an array of different insert nose radii and is available in cylindrical shank, shell mill, and Combimaster two-piece designs. The new routing […]