Sheet metal

EuroBLECH 2020 announces additional exhibition hall

New Hall 26 of Hanover exhibition grounds to host exhibitors of joining technology as well as surface and tool technology. The 26th edition of the International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, EuroBLECH 2020,…

Sheet metal bending: suggestions and “best practices”

Here are some “gold rules” to make bending processes fast, high-quality and efficient. Concerning the sheet metal bending activity, it is not sufficient to make use of suitable machinery and forefront technologies: we…

Laser cutting: also for high reflective materials

Copper, brass, bronze, …but gold and silver too: fiber laser allows the processing of highly reflective materials. Technological Evolution and innovation are often signs of market demands: today there is a real interest…

Micro waterjet bridges the gap between EDM and Micro Laser

Cutting narrow incisions with ultra-high precision in high density materials using waterjet technology requires a specific waterjet cutting process: the Fine Abrasive Waterjet process (FAWJ). The first FAWJ cutting head was developed by…

Swedish Steel Prize 2019 finalists symbolize 20 years of innovative engineering

The finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize 2019 have now been named and include four revolutionary design concepts that fully utilize the characteristics of premium steel within SSAB’s product range. The winner has…

When versatility met effectiveness

Introduced by Pesaro-headquartered Intermac, a specialised branch of the Biesse Group, the Primus Series is a waterjet-based product family that aims to provide customers in different manufacturing sectors with such characteristics as ease…

Shearing and drilling, a new patent

Specialized in the design and manufacturing of special normalized components for cold sheet metalworking dies, Essemec highlights a new die shearing-drilling unit, protected by Newstark patent. One of the “pillars” on which rests…

Innovation Days 2019 – Prima Industrie presents the new generation of systems for Additive Manufacturing in its new Advanced Laser Center

The second edition of the Innovation Days, the international event dedicated to innovative technologies for Additive Manufacturing and sheet metal processing, was held in the new Advanced Laser Center of Prima Industrie. Over…

Performances and quality in the manufacturing of compressed air tanks

For SEA Italian Quality Tanks, the unceasing innovation of its processes represents an irremissible element to meet the various market requirements in more and more competitive way. A precise orientation that this year…

A new process approaches for laser welding

Process control and quality assurance of laser beam remote welding for body-in-white work. Numerous trends characterise the use of lasers in the automotive area. The use of high-strength steels, weight-saving aluminium alloy, innovative…

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