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PMC-Colinet Streamlines Huge Pipe Keyway Machining with Unique Angle Head from Heimatec
Agricultural & Farming Products

PMC-Colinet Streamlines Huge Pipe Keyway Machining with Unique Angle Head from Heimatec

Ohio manufacturer of oil field equipment saves 184 hours on one high-precision cutting tool head made of NitralloyÂ-® PMC-Colinet has a long history in the pipe and tube market, having started in 1912 and introduced the world's first carbide-tooled pipe threading machine in 1958.Â-  Today, the company is established as a primary supplier of machines to the OCTG sector.Â- Ã‚-  Its...

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Flexible Tool Adapter helps reduce changeover time.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Flexible Tool Adapter helps reduce changeover time.

Intended for lathe and mill/turn users, Unitec system allows standard ER output live tool to accept various adapters for different applications. Polygonal drive system promotes optimal power transmission stability, while collet nuts have internal threading for rigid mounting. Live tool base remains in position; only adapter and collet get swapped. Design also enables actual cutting tool to be...

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Platinum Tooling President Presents Product Lines in New Video

Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc., the exclusive North American importer of Heimatec Live Tools and Angle Heads, Tecnicrafts Swiss Collets and Guide Bushings, Henninger Spindle Speeders and AMF Cleaning and Marking tools, recently created a video highlighting the products they would have shown in their booth at IMTS this year. Preben Hansen, company president, presented the various product...

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Platinum Tooling Hires New Sales Manager

Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc., the exclusive North American importer of Heimatec Live Tools and Angle Heads, Tecnicrafts Swiss Collets and Guide Bushings, Henninger Speeders, and AMF Cleaning and Marking tools, is excited to announce that they have hired a new regional sales manager. Effective immediately, Chris Blaine will oversee all sales activities related to four Platinum Tooling rep...

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Platinum Tooling Releases New Catalog

Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc., the exclusive North American importer of standard and custom Live Tools, Angle Heads, and Multiple Spindle Tools manufactured by heimatec GmbH, is excited to announce the release of their new catalog. The newly released catalog offers an updated look and features their high quality machine tool accessory lines, including: heimatec GmbH – Live Tools and...

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People in the News

Platinum Tooling: a New Beginning for Preben Hansen

The following interview was conducted with Platinum Tooling’s President, Preben Hansen, at the company’s headquarters in Prospect Heights, Illinois. Hansen discusses the beginnings of Platinum Tooling, the transition period, changes, product lines and the future. When asked what motivated him to start the company, Hansen said that it was a natural progression and that “As we added...

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Platinum Tooling Now Represents Henninger

Platinum Tooling, the importer of live tools, angle heads, marking tools, Swiss tools and multiple spindle tools manufactured by various global suppliers, is now importing Henninger Speed Increasers for North America. The announcement was made by company president, Preben Hansen, at headquarters in Prospect Heights, Illinois, near Chicago. Henninger is a manufacturer of specialized equipment and...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Heimatec Inc. to Combine with Other Tooling Lines Under New Corporation, Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc.

Longtime tooling authority Preben Hansen to lead new company Heimatec Inc., a market leader in live tooling for the North American machine tool industry, announced today that it will become part of a new corporation, Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc. The announcement was made by the longtime president of Heimatec, Inc., Preben Hansen, who will lead the new company as its president and COO,...

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PMC-Colinet Streamlines Huge Pipe Keyway Machining with Unique Angle Head from Heimatec
Agricultural & Farming Products

PMC-Colinet Streamlines Huge Pipe Keyway Machining with Unique Angle Head from Heimatec

Ohio manufacturer of oil field equipment saves 184 hours on one high-precision cutting tool head made of NitralloyÂ-® PMC-Colinet has a long history in the pipe and tube market, having started in 1912 and introduced the world's first carbide-tooled pipe threading machine in 1958.Â-  Today, the company is established as a primary supplier of machines to the OCTG sector.Â- Ã‚-  Its...

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Company News

Heimatec Relocates, Offers New Literature

Tooling supplier expands headquarters, offers specific machine tool brand product lines, detailed in new full-specification catalogs Heimatec, Inc., the North American operation for a world leader in live tools, angle heads and multi-spindle drill heads, today announces it has relocated to substantially larger headquarters near Chicago. According to company president Preben Hansen, We made this...

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Flexible Tool Adapter helps reduce changeover time.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Flexible Tool Adapter helps reduce changeover time.

Intended for lathe and mill/turn users, Unitec system allows standard ER output live tool to accept various adapters for different applications. Polygonal drive system promotes optimal power transmission stability, while collet nuts have internal threading for rigid mounting. Live tool base remains in position; only adapter and collet get swapped. Design also enables actual cutting tool to be...

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