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PressureFab Group buys CNC machine as part of £1million upgrade

Dundee-based PressureFab Group has just finished rolling out a two-year investment programme, and as part of its on-site upgrade it has purchased new CNC Oil-tool machining facilities. Scottish Enterprise supported the programme with a £250,000 Regional Selective Assistance grant, with the rest coming from the company’s own coffers. This project significantly boosts the company’s existing […]

FANUC UK releases high-speed Robodrill cutting machine

FANUC UK has launched a brand new high-speed, high-precision cutting machine operated via a CNC system. The Robodrill Alpha D21iA5 is operated via a computer numerical control (CNC) system and offers fantastic flexibility. FANUC’s fully integrated Robodrill Automation Cell, an automated parts-handling tool, complements the new Robodrill machine and ensures better flexibility when handling payloads […]

Delcam to present aerospace software at AIRTEC exhibition

Declam will promote its range of software and services for the aerospace manufacturing and MRO industries at this year’s AIRTEC exhibition in Frankfurt. The range of support from Delcam Professional Services is designed to help aerospace companies whenever they need to increase productivity, to reduce lead times or to improve quality and consistency. As well […]

Yamazaki Mazak and Airbus Group offer friction-stir welding technology

Yamazaki Mazak and Airbus Group have come together to offer a combined machine tool and friction-stir welding solution for CNC technology. This new agreement enables Yamazaki Mazak, under licence, to incorporate Airbus Group’s new DeltaN FS® friction-stir welding solution into a number of CNC machining centres in the Mazak range. The new DeltaN FS® technology, […]

Delcam joins Deputy PM Nick Clegg on delegation to India

Delcam president Clive Martell took part in a recent delegation to India as part of a 40-strong trade delegation, led by UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg. The delegation aimed to take advantage of new business opportunities in India based on the new Indian government’s focus on economic growth. This was the first high-level trade mission to […]

A dozen orders for new XYZ 2-OP after launch event

XYZ Machine Tools’ XYZ 2-OP portable vertical machining centre has already had 12 confirmed orders just days after its launch at XYZ’s Burlescombe and Nuneaton showrooms. So far, the new machine has drawn “rave reviews” thanks to its portability, which brings cellular manufacturing within the reach of businesses that would have previously not been able […]