Fastenal Expands Metalworking Offering with WIDIA Partnership, FAST CT Machines

Winona, MN - Fastenal, a national distributor of industrial and construction supplies, has signed an agreement to become the North American National Distributor of the WIDIA Products Group(TM), a complete portfolio of precision-engineered products for the metalworking industry. Through the partnership, Fastenal's 2,500+ stores will offer thousands of milling, turning, holemaking and tooling...

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Vertical Turning Center features gear cutting capability.

Vertical Turning Center features gear cutting capability.

Designed for workpieces up to 2,700 mm dia, multi-axis Model VTC 2500H combines gear hobbing and milling with turning, drilling, threading, and contouring capabilities. Machine can turn blanks and subsequently cut gear teeth in one setup. It can also perform rough turning of outside diameter and gear cutting on inside diameter in one set up. Available with 36 or 46 kW power, 2 different heads can...

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Metso to Supply Minerals Processing Equipment and Services to Russian Copper Company in Russia

Metso will supply minerals processing equipment and services to Russian Copper Company ZAO (RMK) for its copper operation in Chelyabinskya region in southwestern Russia. The service contract is for over 6 years and includes a team of more than 130 Metso on-site personnel and service parts supply. The complete value of the order is approximately EUR 200 million. Under the equipment contract, Metso...

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New IMCO M525 End Mill, High-Efficiency Machining Form Dynamic Duo in Titanium, Stainless Steel

Higher feed rates in nasty-hard metals; test results in new enDURO-® catalog (Perrysburg, OH) - The nastiest metals on earth have met their match with the new enDURO-® M525 end mills, introduced this month with a 20-page catalog from IMCO Carbide Tool. Bred for higher feed rates in titanium and stainless steel, the M525 and its 5-flute variations have been tested in machine shops in both metals...

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WIDIA Products Group Named ISA 2011 American Eagle Award Winner

Saving Customers Time and Money LATROBE, Pa. - For showing exceptional documented cost savings or productivity improvements to an end user, the Industrial Supply Association (Pittsburgh, PA) awarded WIDIA Products Group and Ron Wallace & Associates its American Eagle Value-Added Partner Award at the 2011 ISA Product Show and Conference (May 14-17, Rosemont, IL). WIDIA and Ron Wallace & Associates...

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Five-Axis Gantry Mill is built for tall part manufacturing.

Five-Axis Gantry Mill is built for tall part manufacturing.

Designed to minimize downtime, part reorientation, and setup, adjustable-rail U6 Series enables 5-axis machining and contouring with automatically interchangeable heads. It can be configured with Y-axis up to 29.5 ft, and adjustable W-axis provides up to 16.4 ft of vertical travel to complement up to 8.2 ft Z-axis ram. Latter, with 25.6 x 29.5 in. rectangular cross section, supports multiple head...

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Showcases Solutions for Advanced Metals Characterization at CETAS 2011

Thermo Fisher Scientific Showcases Solutions for Advanced Metals Characterization at CETAS 2011

ECUBLENS, Switzerland - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, will highlight its innovative offering of spectroscopy solutions for advanced metals characterization in the steel and metal industries during CETAS 2011, being held May 17-19, in Luxembourg. Thermo Fisher will showcase a range of solutions to substantially improve automation and workflow within production...

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Seco Tools Highlighting Variety of Tooling Solutions at WINDPOWER 2011

Seco Tools Highlighting Variety of Tooling Solutions at WINDPOWER 2011

Troy, Michigan - Seco Tools will be showcasing solutions for a wide range of wind power machining applications at WINDPOWER 2011. The company will exhibit its products in booth #3308 at the event, which takes place May 22 - 25 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Visitors to Seco's booth will see the new generation Double Octomill R220.48 face milling cutter, a versatile tool...

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Interpack 2011 - Complete Particle Sizing and Processing Solutions from the Most Trusted Names in the Food and Pharmaceutical Industries

Quadro Engineering and the Fitzpatrick Company are teaming up at Interpack 2011 (May 12 - 18) in Dusseldorf, Germany in Hall 4.0, Stand 4B54 to exhibit cutting-edge solutions to your particle sizing and processing needs. For your particle sizing needs, Quadro will be showcasing the Quadro® Comil®. The Quadro® Comil® is the global technology standard for dry milling & mixing, controlled...

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Sandvik Coromant Announces Technical Sponsorship of Don Schumacher Racing

Sandvik Coromant Announces Technical Sponsorship of Don Schumacher Racing

Fair Lawn, N.J. - Sandvik Coromant, the market leading producer of cutting tools, announces its technical sponsorship of National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) champion, Don Schumacher Racing (DSR). DSR based in Brownsburg, Ind., fields teams in two NHRA nitro categories, including three Top Fuel dragster teams and four Funny Car teams. As part of the two year agreement, Sandvik Coromant will...

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