Fabio Boiocchi

An economical approach to resolving surface finishing challenges

Flexible hones address surface roughness and increased dimensional changes for anodized cylinders that mate with other parts. To allow the use of aluminum instead of other, heavier metals in industrial applications, many cylinders…

The last frontiers of laser cutting

The market always dictates evolution and technological innovation. Flexibility, quality and productivity, in a highly reliable process, have led to the development of the Dynamic Beam Shaping. If until some decades ago laser…

US boom boosting demand for machine tools

The USA: El Dorado for the machine tool industry? According to the US Association for Manufacturing Technology, the level of orders received by the industry in the USA rose by 27 per cent…

Foundry Vs Additive comparison of performances and heat treatments for an Al-Si-Mg alloy

The Additive Manufacturing (AM) of aluminium alloys is facing a growing development mainly thanks to the optimization of the production process and of the quality of the powders used as raw material. this…

OPC UA High Pressure Die Casting Initiative

CEMAFON, together with VDMA Metallurgy and the OPC Foundation, has recently launched the “OPC UA High Pressure Die Casting Initiative”, involving the manufacturers of pressure die casting machines and associated equipment in the…

Blechexpo experiences strong growth

Blechexpo will exhibit thermal and mechanical processing for sheet metal, pipe and profiles in Stuttgart from the 5th through the 8th of November, 2019. The portfolio will be supplemented by Schweisstec, which is…

Creating digital twins of materials

To ensure the digital networking of production systems and the optimization of material-specific requirements, we need to measure, analyze and replicate the changes in material properties in a process in which “digital twins”…

Challenges in the market for structural castings posed by globalization

Die casting is an economic method for the manufacture of structural components. The foundries that operate in this area have to cope with a number of challenges. The use of modern manufacturing technology…

K series a new model of sheet plate bending machine at Euroblech

K series born from the research and experience of MG SRL, represents a NEW concept in the world of bending. In fact it can be used as a normal 4 roll or as…

The eT-Hover-loop turns the world upside down

The vacuum lifting devices in the eT-Hover-loop series by the vacuum specialist EuroTECH Vertriebs GmbH are used for lifting and turning vacuum-tight, flat loads such as glass panes, sheet metal and plastic or…

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