3D printing materials: Sustainable or not?

Among the various innovations that the profession of design engineering has experienced in recent times, the marvel of Additive Manufacturing (AM) is perhaps the...

Surpassing Energy Savings

Advanced Structural Technology (AST) in Oxnard, California, an industry leading manufacturer of forged and spin/flow formed products for the automotive, defense, aerospace and alternative...
ATI Industrial Automation

Acieta and ATI Make Metal Fabricating Easier

Automation integrator, Acieta, has developed a new system that enables medium- to high-volume metal fabricators to reduce costs and offset labor shortages. The Robotically...
xdefinition, hypertherm, plasma

A New Class of Plasma

Though Jonathan Egan spent his youth working around cars, today boats dominate his time. Egan runs the fabrication shop at Lyman-Morse, a company born...

Automation Solutions for Legacy Machines

All Axis Machining struggled to automate the operation of old machinery. When the company discovered the open integration architecture through the Universal Robots+ platform...
Siemens

Integration of Machine Tools

Production operations on the way to becoming fully automated require robots at machine tools for simple and flexible loading and unloading. This is because...

Straight and Narrow

Slotting has never been faster, easier, and more accurateIf you've ever struggled with inserts coming loose during a slotting operation, keep reading. How about...

Endless Cutting Possibilities

TECHNI is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of profile waterjet cutting systems. TECHNI Waterjet offers complete water jet cutter solutions utilizing their own...

A Turn for the Better

When performed correctly, the remanufacturing of industrial equipment and components can be a practical, cost-effective, timely, and environmentally friendlier alternative to outright replacement.  Whether...

Forging Forward with Automation

The industrialization of our economies around the world owes a debt to forging and the men and women who operate forging equipment. Without the...

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