April 2017

Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update

By | April 10th, 2017|Uncategorised|

  01527 571611 info@agilityrac.com     | Safe Senders | Forward to a Friend Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update   The Benefits 2017, Benefits For Employers? The Chancellor has confirmed the introduction of a new regime called T-levels, which he said would put technical skills on a par with academic qualifications, and make sure students were “genuinely work-ready”. Under the reforms, vocational courses for 16-19 year olds will last up to 50 per cent longer, the equivalent of an extra 900 hours of teaching a year. The 13,000 current qualifications [...]

Launch of Nukon Fiber Laser Cutting Machines into UK

By | April 10th, 2017|Laser Cutting|

MTL Engineering, well known for repair, servicing and sales of CNC sheet metal machines has launched Nukon to bring the new fiber laser cutting technology to the UK. The Nukon laser machines are already well known in Europe and the U.S. for their speed, flexibility and cost effectiveness and are now available and fully supported in the UK. ‘If you are looking for a new machine we would welcome the opportunity to show you the Nukon Eco series in action.  The machine offers fast cutting speed and low maintenance costs, [...]

PALLET VICE PROVES GRIPPING TO VISITORS TO SOUTHERN MANUFACTURING

By | April 10th, 2017|Hydraulics|

The low cost PC80 pallet vice proved one of the star attractions on the Roemheld stand at Southern Manufacturing.  A demand for increasing automation led to visitors enquiring about this 5-Axis vice as it is ideal for use in pallet magazines within automated systems. Visitors also expressed great interest in the latest zero point and assembly and handling systems on display on the stand. Terry O’Neill, Managing Director of Roemheld (UK), said: “We had a great show.  As manufacturers ourselves, Roemheld understands the changing needs of the industry and we [...]

March 2017

WORLIFTS Deliver Enerpac Hydraulic Tool Safety Presentation

By | March 27th, 2017|Hydraulics|

The Instructor displayed true working knowledge and experience of the products, which he imparted into the presentation. The presentation has increased the Maintenance Technicians knowledge of the safe use of hydraulic tools and associated equipment.  The safe and correct use of the equipment was especially emphasised, this has helped close our knowledge gap of this subject.  The product / safety information has been catalysts for SZB to improve and check our hydraulic equipment on a regular basis.  We have already replaced old hoses and fitted pressure gauges to all hand [...]

Innovative year for forward-looking AP&T

By | March 14th, 2017|Press Tooling, Uncategorised|

“How can we help generate persistent profitability for our customers?” For AP&T, the answer is obvious: through innovation. Over the past year the company has launched several innovative products and services that enable higher productivity and lower environmental impact in the metal forming industry. Read more > Baxi in the UK chooses automation from AP&T British Baxi, which manufactures boilers and water heaters, has chosen the new generation of automation equipment from AP&T. Among other things, the order comprises a new SpeedFeeder press robot and a control system upgrade for [...]

New RT Production Terminal

By | March 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|

  New Decade RTX10! Accurately record your production, plan all your job scheduling and send email/SMS notifications. This ties in with our updated MARS v4 software for a powerful and cost effective production recording system. For more information contact us on info@decade.co.uk and we’ll be happy to give you a product demonstration

February 2017

News from TMA Engineering

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorised|

January 2017

SHOWTIME FOR ROEMHELD AT SOUTHERN MANUFACTURING

By | January 30th, 2017|Workholding|

Roemheld will be exhibiting the latest technological innovations in 5-Axis vices, zero point mounting and materials handling systems on stand No. R74. Roemheld pallet vice on Hurco 5-Axis machine On display will be a pallet vice system that offers the top quality and performance Roemheld is renowned for at an entry-level price.  The PC 80 clamping system combines a simple, compact design with high precision and process safety.  It is particularly suited for the manufacture of small and medium sized batches and can be used in pallet magazines [...]

Bruderer – World class Punching Techniques

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

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December 2016

NEW RAPID CLAMPING SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATED PRESS LINES

By | December 9th, 2016|Workholding|

Roemheld has launched the new Flexline rapid clamping system with push chain for the fully automatic clamping of dies of varying sizes on press rams. Thanks to its modular design and large number of possible variants, the Flexline can be used on virtually all press models and for any die. It is suitable for initial installation or for retrofitting individual presses as well as for the automation of entire press lines. The rapid clamping system can be combined with a range of clamping elements so that it can be used [...]