February 2014

AP&T set to focus on press hardening at MACH 2014

By | February 15th, 2014|Uncategorized|

It is time for MACH 2014 in Birmingham April 7-11. AP&T will be there to provide, amongst other things, insight into the latest developments in the field of press hardening. For the first time in the UK, AP&T is presenting the press hardening process using advanced 3D technology for a wider audience. The simulations allow visitors to study in detail parts of the process that are otherwise impossible to demonstrate. MACH 2014 is naturally also an excellent opportunity to discuss other types of sheet metal forming, familiarize yourself with AP&T's [...]

Growth on the horizon as Worcester celebrates 65 years of press excellence

By | February 11th, 2014|Uncategorized|

One of the UK’s leading providers of mechanical and hydraulic presses is set to mark 65 years of manufacturing in Stourbridge by hitting £1.75m annual sales in 2014. Worcester Presses, which employs 8 people at its Titan Works factory, has enjoyed a surge in demand for its range of machines, with strong growth currently being seen across key industry sectors, including automotive, aerospace and building products. More than 26 presses - ranging in size from 3 to 3000 tonnes - were sold in the UK last year and this has [...]


By | February 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

The Roemheld stand will be bursting with newly launched products, applications and workholding solutions: many of which are being seen in the UK for the first time. Visitors to the stand will be able to see working examples of many of these new products and applications and find out firsthand the potential savings and increased productivity they offer end users. New ‘green’ technology elements will also be on display, including Roemheld‘s brand new innovation of electrically-operated zero point elements.  The stand will also demonstrate the Roemheld Group’s research and development [...]