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Mastercam X Is Released

Those waiting for the release of Mastercam X CAD/CAM software can relax. The latest version of the Windows-based milling, turning, electrical discharge machining, modelling, and routing package was officially issued on August 15. The software is developed by US-based CNC Software and distributed in Europe by InterCAM Deutschland GmbH. Users will see many significant changes from […]

Hardinge-Bridgeport Sets Out Details of New European Strategy

A major reorganization of the operational strategy of Hardinge Machine Tools Ltd. and Hardinge-Bridgeport will see the UK operations of Hardinge-Bridgeport in Leicester become the hub for coordination of all of the company’s milling machine activities throughout the world. Meanwhile, Hardinge Machine Tools in Exeter will continue to have responsibility for turning and grinding products offered to […]

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The National Centre for Contact with Working Life for the Promotion of the Natural Sciences and Technology (RENATE) in Norway, which was founded by that nation’s Ministry of Education and Research, has committed to purchase up to 30,000 licenses of SolidWorks® Education Edition software to teach engineering fundamentals to more than 60,000 junior high school and […]

Zimmer + Kreim Issues New Full-Line Catalogue at EMO

Machines and software, solutions and details, modules and possibilities—all these are presented in full in the new product catalogue from Zimmer + Kreim GmbH & Co. KG,which was released at the September machine tool fair EMO 2005. The sectioning of the catalogue makes clear to potential customers that they are dealing with a systems company that […]

October Date Set for BI-MU 2004 Machinery Trade Show in Milan

One of Europe’s biggest-ever machinery trade shows will be coming to Italy October 1–6, 2004, when the Milan Fairgrounds hosts the 24th edition of BI-MU. This biennial event, held in even-numbered years, alternates with EMO, the international trade fair for machine tools and systems, thereby offering continuity to advances in the machinery industry. BI-MU is promoted by UCIMU-Sistemi […]

Hardinge Buys Bridgeport; Will Maintain Bridgeport Brand and Sales

Hardinge, a leading global machine tool company with annual sales in excess of $200 million, has announced that it has acquired the major assets of the well-known British machine tools manufacturer Bridgeport Machines Ltd., which had gone into receivership. As a result, 62 Bridgeport employees in the UK and the Netherlands have joined the Hardinge Group. The Bridgeport […]

Georg Fischer Sets Strategy for Success in Recovering Economy

At the company’s March annual general meeting, the shareholders of Georg Fischer AG approved all proposals of the board of directors, elected a new board member, and approved the 2002 annual report. In 2002 Georg Fischer reinforced its market position in a difficult environment and focused successfully on implementing its strategy. Dr. Kurt Stirnemann was elected to […]

Custom Springs and Wire Forms

Communication Makes the Difference for Maker of Custom Springs and Wire Forms McKees, PA—For Ace Wire Spring & Form Company, Inc. offer machining parts, aluminum die casting parts, metal parts, spring parts, plastic injection molding parts, etc. innovative CNC wire forming technology is a key capability that increases productivity while helping to ensure consistency of […]

Orycon Control Takes On Europe with New Sales Agent in Switzerland

Suma Consulting of Benken (SG), Switzerland, is the new Swiss sales agent for Orycon Control Technology Inc. Orycon plans to add additional sales and technical offices in strategic European locations in the near future. Orycon has distinguished itself in the United States as a manufacturer of high-precision, high-reliability, and user-friendly hot runner systems. “I believe that we are […]

Enge Plas Named as Service Rep for Trexel in Singapore, Malaysia

Enge Plas Automation PTE Ltd. is now the service representative for Trexel, Inc. in Singapore and Malaysia. Trexel will continue to handle direct sales on its own. Trexel is the exclusive worldwide developer and licenser of the MuCell microcellular process technology. Enge Plas is known for its expertise in plasticating component service. Enge Plas technicians have received expert […]