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 [...]

May 2016

Bruderer UK signs £500,000 Harwin deal at MACH 2016

By | May 24th, 2016|MACH 2016|

A new £500,000 deal to supply a second high-speed precision stamping press to Harwin was the highlight of Bruderer UK’s appearance at MACH 2016. The press manufacturer, which has offices in Birmingham and Luton, signed the contract at the NEC, which will see a new BSTA 280-75 B2 head to the South Coast in June. Featuring industry-leading Bruderer BSV-75 high-speed servo feeder technology and an integrated planetary gearbox, the machine will help the Portsmouth-based electronics component specialist increase capacity, develop new products and support plans for 20% growth year-on-year. “MACH [...]

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

MMMA reveals Metalworking Village highlights for MACH 2016

By | March 19th, 2016|MACH 2016|

The Metalforming Machinery Makers Association (MMMA) has announced a number of firsts and innovations when it heads to MACH in April (11-15th). Delegates to the biggest ever Metalworking Village in Hall 4 will be able to visit 20 member companies, showcasing the latest coil processing machinery, high speed presses, press brakes, die clamping, mechanical presses and ancillary equipment and services. Highlights include: Crescent Machinery’s macc bandaws and circular saws, Surtech, belt grinders and tube notching machines. There will also be a RHTC PB 60 Section bending machine and 30 to [...]

NEW TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES ZONED AT MACH

By | March 19th, 2016|MACH 2016|

Roemheld UK will be launching new to the UK products from across the entire Group range at MACH 2016. Stand 5022 will be split into technology zones for 5-Axis clamping, zero point mounting, automation and materials handling systems with the new product ranges providing the star attraction for each zone. The next generation of 5-Axis vices, capable of gripping on 3mm while able to facilitate heavy metal removal, will be on display at the exhibition. Visitors will be able to find out how implementing this latest 5-Axis clamping technology can [...]