October 2014

Group Rhodes host Apprenticeship Awards at The Hepworth Wakefield

By | October 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Group Rhodes hosted their Apprenticeship Awards 2014 at The Hepworth Wakefield, on Friday 12 September. In addition to highlighting key successes and personal development, the awards recognise apprentices who have made a significant contribution to their role and department. Training young people and retaining skills has become a critical factor in the development of the UK’s Advance Engineering Sector. Group Rhodes has addressed this challenge by offering apprentices and younger engineers a series of career paths across several engineering disciplines, and in turn has been rewarded by the emergence of [...]


By | October 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Roemheld will be launching a new generation of hydraulic clamps, electro-mechanical clamping elements and the latest in magnetic clamping technology at EuroBLECH 2014.  Visitors to the stand will be able to see the next generation of compact yet highly versatile, hydraulically operated wedge clamps.  These incorporate a flexible clamping edge, that increases versatility for use with use with dies with clamping edges between 20mm and 50mm, and a connection diagram.  These compact, hydraulic clamps can offer clamping forces up to 100 KN. For die clamping without oil, Roemheld is launching an [...]