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Beckwood to Supply Hydraulic Deep Draw Press to Columbia Metal Spinning
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Beckwood to Supply Hydraulic Deep Draw Press to Columbia Metal Spinning

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 250-ton...

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Ducommun Incorporated Relies on Beckwood for Hot Forming Press Technology
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Ducommun Incorporated Relies on Beckwood for Hot Forming Press Technology

St. Louis, MO – Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses and automation systems and the Triform line of sheet hydroforming equipment, has partnered with aerospace industry leader Ducommun Incorporated to design and manufacture two new hot forming presses for Ducommun’s Parsons, Kansas facility. Since 2006, Ducommun has relied on Beckwood to provide innovative...

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Beckwood Press Company Supplies 3-Press Package to Railroad Industry Leader
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Beckwood Press Company Supplies 3-Press Package to Railroad Industry Leader

St. Louis, MO – Beckwood Press Company recently manufactured three bulldozer presses for one of the world’s largest suppliers of railroad and transit system products. The new 3-press package will be used to form, straighten and bend I-beams to support the improvement of railway infrastructure. In total, this railroad industry leader now relies on seven Beckwood presses in their daily forming...

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Beckwood Press Company Supplies Custom Bulge Forming Press to Fike Corporation
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Beckwood Press Company Supplies Custom Bulge Forming Press to Fike Corporation

St. Louis, MO – Fike Corporation, a globally recognized leader in engineered solutions for process safety and facilities protection recently installed another Beckwood Press Company hydraulic press. When Fike needed a new press to accommodate their expanding product line, they again turned to Beckwood Corporation, their trusted solutions provider. Fike’s previous success with Beckwood and...

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Sheet Hydroforming Presses feature integrated tool change.
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Sheet Hydroforming Presses feature integrated tool change.

In addition to optimized pressure containment system that improves cycle times, Triform Deep Draw BD Series is equipped with ergonomic tool change system that minimizes changeover times. Cartridge-style chamber is conveyed through rear opening of press, presenting blank holder and punch to operator. Presses can convert from Deep Draw configuration to Fluid Cell configuration, for shallow forming...

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Sheet Hydroforming Presses offer integrated tool change.
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Sheet Hydroforming Presses offer integrated tool change.

Along with pressure containment system, Deep Draw 20-10-10BD, 25-10-12BD, and 32-10-12BD feature ergonomic tool change system, precision pressure and position control with built-in recipe handling capability, and In-Sight visual inspection function. Optional t-table lets operator stageÂ- secondary cartridge for accelerated tool changes, and system also lets press convert from Deep...

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Beckwood Press Company Partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Develop Advanced Composite Materials & Manufacturing Processes
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Beckwood Press Company Partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Develop Advanced Composite Materials & Manufacturing Processes

St. Louis, MO — Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), a world leader in the research and development of advanced materials and economical green energy solutions, has awarded Beckwood Press Company a contract to manufacture a custom hydraulic press for the compression molding of various composite materials. The research and development efforts made on the press will ultimately contribute to...

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Beckwood Press Company Partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Develop Advanced Composite Materials & Manufacturing Processes
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Beckwood Press Company Partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Develop Advanced Composite Materials & Manufacturing Processes

St. Louis, MO — Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), a world leader in the research and development of advanced materials and economical green energy solutions, has awarded Beckwood Press Company a contract to manufacture a custom hydraulic press for the compression molding of various composite materials. The research and development efforts made on the press will ultimately contribute to...

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Sheet Hydroforming Press offers cycle time under 30 seconds.
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Sheet Hydroforming Press offers cycle time under 30 seconds.

With 20 in. diameter max blank size, 10 in. draw depth capacity, andÂ- integrated tool change system, 10,000 psi Triform Model 20-10-10BD allows manufacturers to form large parts within relatively small footprint. Precision diaphragm pressure and punch position control, combined with built-in recipe handling capability, offers optimized forming proficiency in intuitive package. With...

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Beckwood Installs Large-Format Triform Fluid Cell Sheet Hydroforming Press
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Beckwood Installs Large-Format Triform Fluid Cell Sheet Hydroforming Press

St. Louis, MO – Beckwood, manufacturer of advanced hydraulic press solutions and the Triform line of aerospace focused forming machinery, is proud to announce the installation of a 24 x 96" Fluid Cell sheet hydroforming press within the aircraft manufacturing facility of a US-headquartered company. The Triform, Model 2496-5BD, has a specific appeal to industries and operations involved with...

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