Engineering & Design

CareerBuilder Acquires U.K.'s Oil and Gas Job Search

CareerBuilder has acquired U.K.-based Oil and Gas Job Search (OilandGasJobSearch.com), continuing its expansion of niche online job search platforms. Oil & Gas Job Search, headquartered in Manchester, England, is an online job site outside North America with job postings worldwide. Despite global economic turmoil, the oil and gas industry continues to expand payroll and requires an increasing...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

Integrating Additive Techniques into Aerospace and Automotive Manufacturing

At the Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo at the Javits Center in New York City, investors, developers, and business managers are meeting to discuss the exciting prospects for 3D printing technology in a wide array of industry sectors. Attendees are excited about everything from the collaborative possibilities of energizing customer interaction with consumer brands or the production of...

Read More »
Engineering & Design

Air Products to Showcase Liquid Nitrogen Technologies, Industrial Gases at INTERPHEX

INTERPHEX, the major annual pharmaceutical and biopharma trade show, will begin tomorrow at the Javits Center in New York City and run through April 25. The trade show features key decision makers, networking, products, services, and education. Indeed, there will be over 1,000 product lines represented from 650-plus suppliers at the show. Also, over 50 conference sessions will take place,...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

Kellenberger Grinder Features Direct Drive Workhead Configuration

Kellenberger has released a direct-drive workhead cylindrical grinder for machining large, heavy parts. The Kellenberger Kel-Varia grinder features strong torque and a variable-speed spindle to grind large, heavy parts over a broad array of geometries. The control features are fast and accurate, giving the operator rapid-response braking and increased directional control. The Heidenhain control...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

CGTech Creates Video Training Series

CGTech has released a series of training videos to customers of its CNC software solutions to ensure users can learn proper implementation in their cutting operations. CGTech, which develops the VERICUT CNC simulation software, developed the video series to guide users in the transfer of CAD/CAM data to the VERICUT system. The video series is intended to act as a possible training option for...

Read More »
Engineering & Design

Study: Three-Quarters of Enterprise Asset Management Software Users Have Little to No Mobile Access

A recent study of enterprise asset management (EAM) and computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) software by Brookfield, Wis.-based IFS North America concluded that 75 percent of users have little to no mobile access to data kept in such software. Only 34 percent of 200 executives at industrial companies surveyed reported using handheld mobile devices to perform work in these systems....

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

Okuma Invites Users to Share Stories

Have you ever used Okuma machine tools? If you do, you could win the opportunity to star in an Okuma video series. Machine tool manufacturer Okuma is soliciting essays and videos of machinists around the country to share their experiences using the company's CNC machines with the "Tell Us Your Okuma Story" promotion. Entrants are invited to share a success story about a hard job or order that...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

BobCAD-CAM Releases Simplified Multiaxis Control Software

BobCAD-CAM has introduced new multiaxis CNC control software for shops looking to move into CNC machining. The new multiaxis software is designed to simplify the process of complex part machining via machining Wizard widgets that can explain and guide the user through process programming. The step-by-step software helps the user plan machine toolpaths, set speeds, and position 3-, 4-, or 5-axis...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

Favor Laser Debuts High-End Cutting System

Favor Laser has released a high-precision laser cutter for cutting sheet metal, Industrial Lasers reports. The XO laser cutters are designed for high-end cutting operations that require four-axis CNC functionality. The Taiwan-based company has partnered with Swiss CNC developer NUM to produce the family of XO lasers capable of handling feed rates up to 60 m/min and also performing micro-welding...

Read More »
Custom Manufacturing

Emuge Releases Roughing and Finishing Precision End Mill

Emuge has released a combination roughing and finishing end mill designed to reduce set-up and cycle times. The Emuge-Franken TOP-Cut carbide end mill provides roughing and finishing operations in the same machine tool to limit tool change times. The combination also reduces operation vibration with design features such as a recessed neck, a tough carbide substrate, and a variable helix angle....

Read More »

All Topics