Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools
Grinding Machine provides 2 meter capacity.
Press Release Summary:
August 1, 2012 - Designed with manufacturers of precision components in mind, UltraGrind 2000 features wheelhead design that provides customers wide choice of external and internal grinding spindle combinations, effectively creating custom machine. Wheelhead is available in wheel sizes up to 500 mm dia x 100 mm and spindle power up to 11 kW. Machine is suited for aerospace, defense, energy, tool room, motorsport, automotive volume production, and general engineering applications.
Original Press Release
Jones & Shipman Ultra-Grind 2000 Offers 2-Meter Grinding Capacity for Energy Manufacturing
Press release date: July 30, 2012
Hardinge is a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of machine tools, specializing in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding Machines, and technologically advanced Workholding & Rotary Products. The Company's products are distributed to most of the industrialized markets around the world with approximately 74% of the 2011 sales outside of North America. Hardinge has a very diverse international customer base and serves a wide variety of end-user markets. This customer base includes metalworking manufacturers which make parts for a variety of industries, as well as a wide range of end users in the aerospace, agricultural, transportation, basic consumer goods, communications and electronics, construction, defense, energy, pharmaceutical and medical equipment, and recreation industries, among others. The Company has manufacturing operations in the United States, Switzerland, Taiwan, and China. Hardinge's common stock trades on NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol, "HDNG." For more information, please visit www.hardinge.com