May 2018

A great week for Worlifts at MACH

By | May 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|

Worlifts were very pleased with our week at MACH 2018 exhibiting in the MMMA metalworking village. We have followed up over 100+ leads from the show, opening one new initial account to which we have already supplied a couple of small orders. Wednesday and Thursday were our busiest days, but even with the show finishing at 4pm on Friday, at 3.50pm we still had a number of interested customers on our stand. Overall, a very worthwhile exhibition for us and we are looking forward to the next MACH exhibition.

GROUP RHODES PUTS ON A GREAT SHOW AT MACH 2018

By | May 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|

April was a busy month here at Group Rhodes and saw us exhibiting at MACH 2018 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.   Our exhibits included a 60 Tonne Straight Sided Mechanical Press fitted with an Atkin 300mm-wide Servo Feeder and an Atkin SP300 Spacesaver Decoiler.   Our stand was very busy throughout the exhibition and it was a great opportunity to meeting existing and new customers and discuss future projects. During the exhibition, our CEO Mark Ridgway was presented with a certificate of Membership of the MMMA (Metalforming [...]

MACH 2018 – 5% GROWTH IN TRADE VISITORS

By | May 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|

The Manufacturing Technologies Association, which owns and organises the MACH Exhibition, is pleased to announce that the number of trade visitors to MACH 2018 was up 5% on the equivalent figure for the Exhibition’s last edition in 2016. 23,125 trade visitors came into the Halls at the NEC between 9-13 April. 19,445 of those visitors registered directly with MACH (a 7% increase on 2016) and an additional 3,680 registered with one of the co-located exhibitions and visited MACH too. James Selka, MTA CEO said: “It was great to see so [...]

MACH 2018 a Success for Nidec Press & Automation

By | May 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|

Nidec Press & Automation welcomed many existing customers along with several potentially new customers during the successful MACH 2018 Exhibition. Numerous enquiries were received during the exhibition, ranging from single presses and automation machinery to fully integrated systems. Through its group companies of Minster, Arisa, Kyori and Vamco, Nidec Press & Automation offers a complete range of products, including presses from 15 to 5000 tons in mechanical and servo drive options. The group also offers a wide variety of coil handling and production automation solutions backed up by a globally-responsive [...]

Bruderer UK seals ‘Clamason’ deal at MACH 2018

By | May 3rd, 2018|Press Tooling|

  Clamason Signing (L): Neil Geoghegan (Clamason Industries) with Adrian Haller (Bruderer UK)   A Black Country manufacturer has signaled its intentions for future growth by placing a major order at MACH 2018. Clamason Industries, which produces precision metal components and assemblies, announced a £1m total project investment with Bruderer UK to secure its largest ever press that will be used to target up to £6m of new orders. The specialist supplier to the automotive, medical and building products sectors will install the 300 ton ZANI Motion Master [...]

March 2018

New machine helps RSD press forward with £750,000 contract haul

By | March 26th, 2018|Press Tooling|

Investment in a new state-of-the-art machine from Worcester Presses is helping a Cannock automotive supplier win over £750,000 of new contracts. RSD Pressings, which supplies components for seats, sub-frames, cross car beams, bumpers and body, has installed a new GTX300 Chin Fong Progression Press and can now take on much bigger parts for tier 1 customers and major car manufacturers. Nearly £350,000 has been spent on the machine and a Tomac TLN4 coil line, with more than £100,000 of funding secured from Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Grants 4 Growth and the [...]

Nidec Press & Automation to Exhibit at MACH 2018

By | March 6th, 2018|MACH 2018, Press Tooling|

Nidec Press & Automation will be exhibiting in Booth H20-35 at the MACH 2018 trade show April 9-13, at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, United Kingdom. With 'a world of resources' under one brand, Nidec Press & Automation brings together Minster, Arisa, Kyori and Vamco products, allowing combined synergies to offer efficient, cost-effective and timely solutions. Product information will be available for Nidec Minster mid-range tonnage presses, known for their rugged durability and innovative technology. Also part of the Nidec group, European press-makerNidec Arisa, offers customized solutions for some [...]

Combining Tradition With Innovation

By | March 6th, 2018|Press Tooling, Uncategorised|

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year (2018), Bruderer is preparing for future success through investment and innovation, which will ensure it remains at the forefront of the high-speed precision stamping market. Formed in 1968, the Luton-based company is part of the global Bruderer group, a world-renowned pioneer in high quality punching technology that can trace its origins back to 1943 when it was established by Egon Bruderer. Taking a few years to develop from its humble beginnings into a global player, the group’s huge success can be attributed to three [...]

The benefits of partnering with Hare!

By | March 6th, 2018|MACH 2018|

PJ Hare is a leading manufacturer of hydraulic presses. We have the ‘In House’ ability to design and build bespoke solutions to meet our customers’ specific requirements thereby offering them a significant advantage in their manufacturing process. Regardless of your application or component size we will package an action plan to provide the ultimate solution to meet your needs. We effortlessly incorporate features such as longer strokes, increased daylight, additional hydraulics or pneumatics thereby providing the right press for the right application. Coupled to the press we offer a turnkey [...]

February 2018

ROEMHELD TO LAUNCH NEW WORKPIECE CLAMPING AND MANIPULATION EQUIPMENT

By | February 27th, 2018|Uncategorised|

The Roemheld stand (H6-175) at MACH 2018 will be split into sectors to show market-driven examples of how workholding can increase competitiveness and maximise investment in machine tools. There will be areas focusing on automotive, aerospace, medical and general manufacturing plus a dedicated material handling section. The emphasis will be on increasing production efficiency through proven technology and innovation, ensuring that any investment is spent wisely. Roemheld will also be offering to supply demonstration products so the user can benefit from the established ‘Try before you Buy’ offer, which guarantees [...]