Technologies spotlight

Understanding what is important

Material provision employees spend a lot of time at work carrying out non-value-added activities. They read orders, find materials and travel long distances. Fraunhofer IPA is currently working on an app that provides…

Fast, reliable and economic: High integrity TIG overlay welding of large components

The French company Polysoude has recently developed a process with the goal to increase the productivity of TIG overlay welding operations to an economically interesting level. Overlay welding, also referred to as cladding,…

Cleaning tool fixtures faster, process reliable and more economically

Whether it is drilling, milling or turning – residues from the machining are not only left on the part surface but also in the tools and fixtures. Cleaning of the latter is usually…

TIG (GTAW) welders need certainty with their welding equipment

One key to a good Tig weld is the electrode At this time, welders are going through a period of uncertainty as far as the information and circumstances arising with respect to their…

Using precision milling automation into the medical sector

German company Fetzer Medical GmbH & C. KG aims at building further on the family business’ long-standing tradition in the development and manufacture of surgical instruments and medical devices. With the stated aim…

Three systems working in a single process

At INTUBE XVII BLM Group will present a specific example of starting from a roll, the copper tube is straightened, shaped on one end, cut to measure, curved and shaped on the other…

Automated forging lines for Mongolian metallurgical plant

Mongolian Darkhan Metallurgical Plant installed two automated Schuler forging lines featuring short stroke die forging hammers KGH 5.0B for the manufacture of steel balls with diameters of 100 to 140 millimeters. In the…

Eurotab keeps improving its technology

As Binder-free compaction is an innovative cold agglomeration technique, it enables powdered materials to be transformed into a solid shape, known as a tablet. Thanks to this process, the tablet benefits from a…

A solution to collect and sent data from the machining process to a dashboard

Among a number of enhancements, the latest Silent Tools technology for internal turning at long overhangs now feature embedded connectivity within the adaptor. Named Silent Tools™ +, this Sandvik Coromant solution enables data…

Goprobe app eliminates the need for extensive knowledge of machine codes

GoProbe is an enabling technology embedded within the latest Renishaw macro-based software packages. Together with associated training materials and user reference tools, this technology is designed to make using Renishaw machine tool probes…

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