October 2017

Sales growth helps Worcester press on with new home and identity

By | October 14th, 2017|Member News, Press Tooling, Tooling|

Major demand from customers in automotive and white goods has helped a Black Country manufacturing specialist relocate, putting it on course for another record year. Worcester Presses, which provides a range of mechanical and hydraulic presses and coil processing equipment for clients all over the UK, has completed a move from its traditional home in Stourbridge to a more modern facility on Peartree Lane in Dudley. The new site features built-in offices, central stores, a large machine shop and a dedicated 6000 sq ft engineering area that is supporting the [...]

August 2016

NEW ROEMHELD COMPACT HYDRAULIC SLIDING CLAMP

By | August 19th, 2016|Tooling|

Roemheld has introduced a range of compact, hydraulic sliding clamps designed for clamping in tight spaces on systems, press beds and rams. The new “compact” version provides the same clamping force as the “classic” sliding clamp, but both the size and the weight have been reduced. A new ergonomic design with recessed grips and rounded edges for simple insertion into the T-slots has made handling safer and installation easier. The new Roemheld compact sliding clamp is ideally suited for retrofitting without the need for standardisation of the width and depth [...]

May 2016

RETROFIT COST-EFFECTIVELY AND SAFELY WITH ROEMHELD

By | May 24th, 2016|Tooling|

Roemheld offers a wide range of new clamping tools that enable workholding systems on deformation presses to be retrofitted simply, cost-effectively and safely. New mechanical and hydraulic clamping elements enable faster set-up on virtually any press or machine. In addition, the new version of the mechanical variant is fitted with a visual clamping force display, which provides additional safety during clamping. From left to right): hydro-mechanical clamping nut with clamping force display and continuous thread, followed by the mechanical version with clamping force display and through-hole and, on the [...]