Houston, Texas-based Fagioli Inc. used its 500-ton capacity Hydra-Slide HT500 heavy track hydraulic skidding system and other rigging equipment to remove a 230,000-lb. pipe bending machine and replace it with a spare system.
Fagioli accepted a scope of work to remove the existing machine from a pit, slide it to a loading area, load it onto a hydraulic trailer and repeat the operation in... Read More
Used for applying heat and pressure to materials, LTP-250 Micro-Press™ features 75 mm x 75 mm platen area. Having heating temperature range ambient to 350°C, unit offers 680 Kg maximum applied force. Termperature control of each platen is done using dual temperature controller.Read More
Designed with enhanced platen temperature control, auto-tuning and ramp heating capability, Auto Series Plus Hydraulic Laboratory Presses can store up to 250 recipes, recipe preview and optional data logging for cycle parameters. Used in quality control and research development for destructive testing, molding, laminating and fluid extraction, units are available with 15 to 48 tons of clamping... Read More
Columbia Metal Spinning, a leader in the production of precision metal spun and deep drawn parts, has awarded Beckwood Press Company a contract to produce a custom 450-ton hydraulic deep draw press. Scheduled for completion in August 2017, the technologically-advanced machinery will expand Columbia Metal Spinning’s large-diameter draw forming capabilities and supplement their existing... Read More
Triform Continues Growth in India, Partners with Leading Aerospace Supplier for Multi-Machine PackageMarch 25, 2017
An India-based aerospace supplier was looking to expand their capacity to meet the increasing demands of their customers which include Boeing and Airbus. They approached Beckwood with an interest in the Triform line of sheet hydroforming and stretch forming equipment to fulfill several newly awarded contracts. Beckwood is the only OEM in the world able to provide such a diverse mix of forming... Read More
GREENSBURG, PA – An automotive parts manufacturer in Mexico wanted to make 50-pound hoods for large over-the-road trucks using Metton® liquid molding resin, which is composed of two, low-viscosity DCPD streams injected into a closed mold.
The challenge: How to deliver shot sizes up to 5,000 grams/second, while insuring that no air entered the system and all key processing parameters... Read More
Designed with increased stiffness, XFT 2500 Speed Press is equipped with strong knuckle joints. Suitable for parts made of high-tensile materials up to 8 mm thicknesses with more than 100 strokes per minute, unit features FEIN monitoring technology. Offering up to 3000 kN press force at the tip, XFT 2500 ensure high productivity and quality for fine blanking parts.Read More
Able to have precise temperature control of each platen, Pneumatic LTP-250 Micro-Press can be operated manually or use software to control. Unit has heating temperature range of 350°C with maximum applied force of 1500 Ib. Having platen area of 3.0" x 3.0", product can be applied in lab testing, laminating, materials research and can also be custom made.Read More
MCPHERSON, Kan. – November 2016 – Viega LLC hosted a National Manufacturing Day event, attended by nearly 200, at its manufacturing campus in McPherson, Kan.
The event featured tours of both manufacturing facilities, including its brand new MegaPress production facility, along with a career fair and lunch.
“Viega is proud to be part of the growing manufacturing process in... Read More
The TruBend Series 3000 brings together the best TRUMPF quality with simple operation and an attractive price-performance ratio
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LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 25, 2016Â - HTI Plastics, a leader in injection-molded plastic products, has added a new Sodick 60-ton press to its already impressive collection of injection-molding presses. The new Sodick press was added only a few months following the addition of two other new Sodick presses. HTI installed two new Sodick presses, at 40 ton and 100 ton back in June. The new press will be... Read More
Available with press outputs from 1–12 kN, Table Top Assembly Press System comes with sensors, controls, MotionPRO software, and safety equipment and can be up and running in 30 min or less. Fully electric system provides clean, oil-free, low-noise solution for high-precision batch product assembly applications as well as joining, riveting, press fitting, clipping, and bending. Along with... Read More
A Wabash MPI composite molding press is part of the new collaborative research facility at Purdue University.Â A versatile down-acting 250 ton composite molding press with 42” by 42” heated platens (up to 1000 degrees) and cooled platens from Wabash was installed in at the Indiana Manufacturing Institute.Â This press will help Purdue University develop next-generation composite molding... Read More
Responding to advancements in machine design and expanded market opportunities, industry leader in rubber injection presses adds to lineup REP international is preparing for the K2016 show The largest plastics and rubber industry companies will be present in October for the “K Show”, held once every three years in DÃ¼sseldorf. As the leading manufacturer of rubber injection molding... Read More
Wabash MPI and Carver, Inc. are exhibiting at the International Elastomer Conference in Booth No. 507 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA from October 11-13.Â Wabash and Carver are premier manufacturers of molding presses from .5 to 1200 tons for laboratory and production applications. Wabash MPI offers a wide variety of hydraulic and pneumatic presses for compression... Read More
Mitsubishi's Newest Fiber Lasers and 135 Ton BH Hybrid Press Brake with Videre Highlighted in MC Machinery Systems' FABTECH Booth #C39033September 9, 2016
Wood Dale, IL – Don’t miss the latest machines MC Machinery Systems, Inc. has to offer by visiting booth #C39033 at this year’s FABTECH conference. Held November 16-18, 2016 in Las Vegas, MC Machinery will display laser processing systems, press breaks and more. New Additions to the Mitsubishi Zoom Fiber Laser Lineup—The eX-F Series with 8kW and the 6kW 6030 XLF eX-F Series with 8kW The... Read More
AUGUST 23, 2016; HARRISON, OH; USA - CincinnatiÂ® Incorporated (CI) a leading provider of built-to-order machine tools, announces its participation as an exhibitor at FABTECH 2016 (November 16-18, Las Vegas, NV). Located in booth C31102 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, the exhibit will feature the company’s latest product lines - the CL-960 fiber laser, the MAXFORM high... Read More
Mate Precision Tooling Brings One Source Fabricating Solutions to FABTECH Las Vegas 2016, Booth C36069August 22, 2016
See Mate’s New UltraÂ® QCT™ Quick Change Tooling, CleanBend™ Press Brake Tooling, One-Micron Fiber Laser Lenses And Much MORE… Anoka, Minnesota: FABTECH Las Vegas begins at the Mate Precision Tooling exhibit at Booth C36069 in Las Vegas, Nevada November 16 -18. See Mate’s greatly expanded One Source Fabricating Solutions -- new UltraÂ® QCT™ Quick Change Tooling, CleanBend™ Press... Read More
Amcor Flexibles is excited to announce the addition of a new press in Milwaukee WI, allowing flexographic printing, gravure coating and slitting to occur in a single pass. The additional capacity from the press and slitter will support demand for high-quality coated healthcare grade paper and film. “We are thrilled for this opportunity to continue to support the needs of our medical customers... Read More
Toray Plastics (America)'s Advanced Packaging and Label Films Selected for the HP Indigo Pack Ready ProgramAugust 10, 2016
Toray is the first U.S. manufacturer of extrusion-coated OPP, PET, metallized, barrier, and sealant print-web film technologies to join the HP Pack Ready ecosystem. North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films, announces that... Read More