Fabio Boiocchi

Machine tools should be a major focus of the EU-US trade talks within the possible FTA on industrial goods

CECIMO – the European Association for Machine Tool Industries and related Manufacturing Technologies – welcomes the European Commission’s efforts towards regulatory cooperation and the removal of non-tariff barriers in the planned trade deal…

Efficient order picking of single-unit batches

Eurotech is adding a new order picking system to its product range to tackle the challenge of batch size 1. The advanced system picks items from multiple pallet positions and places them on…

Final EU steel safeguard measures published – eurofer calls for coherent implementation

The European Commission has published the regulation imposing definitive safeguards on steel imported into the EU. This important measure continues the safeguards provisionally imposed in July 2018 and will come into force as…

Wire 2020 and Tube 2020

With immediate effect interested companies can register as exhibitors for the leading global trade fairs wire 2020 and Tube 2020. After all, 30 March to 3 April 2020 will again see Düsseldorf Exhibition…

A new generation 3D-printer for high-resolution micro-parts

Novel 3D printing technique produces extremely smooth surfaced micro-parts without need for post-processing; saving time and costs in industrial prototyping. Microlight3D, a specialty manufacturer of ultra hi-resolution 3D microprinting machines for industrial and…

Anytime, anywhere tailored learning opportunities for welding professionals and apprentices alike

Creating an open and innovative digital learning system (SIMTRANET) and education materials is the ambitious goal of the DIGIWELD project. Embracing the learning challenges of the new digital era is the main goal…

«Final safeguard measures welcome but effectiveness could be hampered», says EUROFER

Member states have approved the European Commission’s final safeguard measures on steel. With imports surging by 12% in 2018, the need for an effective defence mechanism is essential, though elements of the final…

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…

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