September 2017

AP&T wins Enlighten Award 2017: Latest sensation to hit the market for lighter and more energy-efficient cars, including lower impact on the climate

By | September 19th, 2017|Automotive|

» Read this message in your browser SEPTEMBER 2017 AP&T wins Enlighten Award 2017: Latest sensation to hit the market for lighter and more energy-efficient cars, including lower impact on the climate AP&T has been awarded first prize in the prestigious 2017 Altair Enlighten Award competition in the Enabling Technology category. AP&T was recognized for its innovative production method for hot forming of high-strength aluminum, which enables the production of lighter, safer and more energy-efficient cars that have a lower impact on the climate. The results of the competition were [...]

January 2017

Bruderer – World class Punching Techniques

By | January 24th, 2017|Automotive, punching|

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August 2016

Complete Hydraulic System for Punching and Shearing

By | August 25th, 2016|Automotive, Fuel|

Complete Hydraulic System for Punching and Shearing Applications From a Single Source: The Voith BWIL Drive A lean drive system with few interfaces Cylinder forces of up to 2,500 kN Significant energy savings and high availability Engineering, hydraulics and system know-how – with its new BWIL drive Voith combines all expertises in a single unit. The result is a lean and robust system for punching and shearing applications with forces of up to 2,500 kN. The multi-pressure circuits and accumulator charging technology of the system make it highly energy efficient. [...]

June 2016

Press Techniques sign ‘record’ Mahle deal at MACH 2016

By | June 20th, 2016|Automotive, MACH 2016|

Press Techniques, a specialist manufacturer of bespoke hydraulic and mechanical presses, has enjoyed a record-breaking MACH after signing a major new deal. The company used the exhibition to seal a contract with Mahle Engine Systems to re-engineer a high-end bearing shaving machine that will be used to produce engine components for customers involved in Formula 1 and Moto GP. “We have worked with the company for many years, but this is the largest single order we have won with them and I’m delighted that it came during MACH,” explained Alan [...]

April 2016

Sertec presses ahead with £10m+ ‘ZANI’ investment

By | April 9th, 2016|Automotive, MACH 2016|

One of the UK’s fastest growing automotive suppliers has signed its largest ever ‘press’ investment ahead of MACH 2016. The Sertec Group, which is a world class manufacturer of stampings and welded assemblies, has tapped into the ‘machinery’ expertise of Bruderer UK to identify and purchase 12 machines to help them meet growing volume demands from many of the world’s largest car makers. The first tier supplier has committed more than £10m to the three-year modernisation programme that has seen it start to install a host of ZANI Motion Master [...]

March 2016

Moseley Brothers head to Worcester with £500,000 press investment

By | March 19th, 2016|Automotive|

Tapping into the expertise and capabilities of a specialist press supplier has helped a Dudley manufacturer secure a string of new automotive wins. Moseley Brothers, a leading press tooling and production specialist, has invested more than £500,000 into the purchase of two large Chin Fong presses that will help it increase its capacity, speed and ability to take on orders for more complex components. The company purchased the machines from Stourbridge-based Worcester Presses, who were able to specially configure the machines with bespoke guards, a large press bed and seamless [...]