For machine shop operators performance objectives like consistency, continuity, and accuracy remain constant goals, necessitating emphasis on automation systems, machinery, and technology to meet those standards. IMTS 2016 will offer hundreds of...
Titanium brings critical advantages to engineering and manufacturing, so addressing the problems it presents to machining is a priority for machine shops
5ME pitches "cryo’s" new applications, demonstrate its ability to maximize productivity, profitability
Multi-patented machining process
Online technology hub
See and learn at IMTS 2016
Trend in U.S. manufacturing discourage expectations for long-term growth
$175.35 million in June, +5.8% from May
$1.03 billion Jan.-June, -8.8% YTD
Toolmaker posts second-consecutive annual loss, plans to proceed with substantial cost cuts
600 job cuts, 400 voluntary separations
FY ’15 revenues $2.1 billion, loses $226 million
$40-$45 million annualized savings to date
Adopting more precision in machining capabilities as well as flexibility for setting up and executing operations: these are simultaneous design goals for developers of machines, tooling, and other devices and systems for machine shops. IMTS 2016...