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Turnaround for machine tool industry

Orders received by the German machine tool industry in the first quarter of 2021 were 26 per cent up on the same period last year. Orders from Germany rose by 10 per cent….

Quick, easy access to machine data

Data is the currency of the future. But how can companies access the immense quantities of data generated by their machinery and use it to modernize production? Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for…

Order bookings shrink in the German machine tool industry

In the fourth quarter of 2018, order bookings at the German machine tool industry fell by 13 per cent compared to the preceding year’s equivalent period. Domestic orders slumped by 28 per cent….

Bountiful orders for the German machine tool industry

In the fourth quarter of 2017, the German machine tool industry’s order bookings increased by 24 per cent in comparison to the preceding year’s equivalent period. Domestic orders were up by 48 per…

CECIMO announces a positive economic outlook for 2017

The CECIMO General Assembly, which took place in Brussels on 22 November, announced that CECIMO machine tool production is expected to register a 2% annual growth in 2017 and reach 24.4 billion euro,…

Tool holding’s role in process reliability

In order to achieve the desired surface quality and precision during high speed milling operations, in 2016 Pilatus Aircraft Ltd installed new manufacturing systems for machining structural parts made of aluminum. A year later the…

A succesful year for DMG Mori

DMG MORI completed the financial year 2016 with an intake of € 2,369.9 million VS the € 2,282.8 million result of the previous year. Despite challenging macroeconomic conditions, DMG Mori achieved the highest…

High-performance machining with maximum safety

Schunk Tendo Aviation combines the strengths of hydraulic expansion technology with those of Weldon mountings: the impressive features include permanently high run-out accuracy, perfect vibration damping and tool changes in a matter of…

Snap telescopic cover: the “easy access” cover

PEI srl presents Snap Telescopic Cover, a new protection that allows easy access to either the whole cover or machine tool: eventual maintenance interventions are rapid and the total time required is reduced…

Prototype machine tool can manufacture metal components as a 3D printer

Kobe University Graduate School of Engineering has developed a prototype machine tool that can manufacture metal components and operates like a 3D printer. This development could speed up the manufacture of custom-made products…

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