Highlights
  • New laser design offers cheaper multi-color output
    1 August 2017

    New laser design offers cheaper multi-color output

    A new Northwestern University study has engineered a more cost-effective laser design that outputs multi-color lasing and offers a step forward in chip-based lasers and miniaturization. The findings could allow encrypted, encoded, redundant…

  • The prospects of metal heat treatments
    1 August 2017

    The prospects of metal heat treatments

    The trends expected from 2016 to 2020 in the sector of heat treatments provide for an increment of both new plants and services that will reach the 5-6% growth against a global rise…

  • Rolls Royce invests in civil aerospace facilities in UK
    31 July 2017

    Rolls Royce invests in civil aerospace facilities in UK

    Rolls-Royce will invest £150 million in new and existing civil aerospace facilities in the Derby, United Kingdom. The substantial investment is part of Rolls-Royce’s plans to double engine production, and deliver on the…

  • Adapters make machines interconnected in facilities
    27 July 2017

    Adapters make machines interconnected in facilities

    Engineers of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) developed an adapter that makes easier to interconnect parts of a production facility and align them with each other, a technology commonly known as plug and…

  • Get your free ticket to Blechexpo 2017
    25 July 2017

    Get your free ticket to Blechexpo 2017

    Blechexpo is the international trade fair for sheet metal working, which takes place every two years in Stuttgart. The 14th edition will take place on 4 days from Tuesday, 07. November to Friday,…

  • New Bihler 4SLIDE-NC Automation supports re-shoring and near-shoring in U.S.
    24 July 2017

    New Bihler 4SLIDE-NC Automation supports re-shoring and near-shoring in U.S.

    U.S. manufacturing is reborning. The sector’s revival is being aided in part by two key trends. The first is a return of production to the United States, the second is ‘near-shoring:’ establishing smaller, high-efficiency…

New machine tool efficiency and reliability by Elettra
4 August 2017

New machine tool efficiency and reliability by Elettra

Elettra srl, company on the market since 1987, proposes the electronic retrofit, offering excellent values in terms of efficiency and reliability in machine tools. When the mechanical structure allows for it, the retrofit…

A trailblazing investment to promote additive manufacturing
5 July 2017

A trailblazing investment to promote additive manufacturing

3D printing is developing at an increasingly rapid pace. To improve its additive manufacturing processes, toolcraft has invested in new laser melting machines from Trumpf. While plastic parts can already be 3D printed…

Innovation in Italian foundries
6 July 2017

Innovation in Italian foundries

We are proposing an all-round vision of the foundry world to our readers, to understand the main technological trends and how it is possible to be competitive. Manufacturing techniques in foundry are among…

When the finishing is special
6 July 2017

When the finishing is special

We have become acquainted with an excellence enterprise that represents the “Made in Italy” on a world scale in the stainless steel finishing sector. Steel Color S.p.A. (Pescarolo ed Uniti, CR) is an…

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