May 10, 2005Your newsletter for manufacturing news and technology. In this Issue... Sponsored by Bishop-Wisecarver Corp. Commentary by Tom Grasson - Decreasing the fuel tax to reduce gas prices AMERICAN MACHINIST feature articles - how to...
Hexagon Metrology North America's Sheffield Measurement Inc. has acquired the Coordinate Measuring Machine division of The L.S. Starrett Co.
Charmilles Technologies/Mikron U.S. company President Harry Moser recently participated in the U. S. Dept. of Education Virtual Summit.
Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc., has added chairman and CEO duties to the responsibilities of CFO Gunther Braun.
The Robotics Industries Association has established an interactive job board at its website.
The United States Machine Tool Consumption report shows overall tool consumption is still ahead of 2004, although April did not pass March figures.
The Chrysler Group is investing nearly $300 million at a Michigan engine plant to support production of 4.0-liter V6 engines and redesigned 3.8-liter V6 engines.