Combining a $216,500 Duke Power Community College grant with $100,000 of its
own money, Isothermal Community College, Spindale, N.C., has purchased machine
tools for improving its machining-technology programs.
W.R. Timken Jr., chairman of the board of directors for The Timken Co., Canton,
Ohio, is now the U.S. ambassador to Germany.
A New York company that purchased the Cincinnati Lamb Group is buying the ThyssenKrupp
Faro Technologies Inc., Lake Mary, Fla., is offering CAD-based measurement
software that quickly loads and opens large files.
tool consumption continues its upswing.
Cerbide Inc., Orchard Park, N.Y., reports that the combination of ceramics ...
An upcoming version of Cimatron Ltd.'s CimatronE 7.0 software includes an application
that the software developer claims makes it the first CAD/CAM software that
performs NC functions at the micro level.
The winner in the Maytag Corp. buyout is rival appliance manufacturer Whirlpool
Two heating-treating-system manufacturers will further develop a reported quick and efficient plasma heating technology by an automotive-component producer.
According to the Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI, external overhead costs add at least 22% to the unit labor costs of U.S. manufacturers (nearly $5.00/hr worked) relative to their major foreign competitors.