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2D CNC Machinery given award by Wele Mechatronic

2D CNC Machinery has been presented with an award on the second anniversary of its appointment as Wele Mechatronic’s representative in the UK. The award was presented by company president Kuan Yong-chang for 2D CNC ‘s dedication and efforts in customer support, sales, and marketing. Established in 2007, Wele Mechatronic (headquartered in Taiwan) was first […]

CGTech launches new version of Vericut CNC simulation software

CGTech’s new version of its Vericut CNC simulation software offers a newly-designed interface, as well as nearly 500 other enhancements and changes. The company claims that the changes lead to an increase in processing speed, as well as lengthening tool life and increased part quality. An automatic Welcome Screen that offers common first actions is […]

Hexagon Metrology launches Leitz sensor automation system

The new Leitz SenmatiQ sensor automation system is now available from Hexagon Metrology. The system, which premiered at Control 2015 in Germany this past May, enables the fully automatic exchange of sensors within part programs. The new Leitz system is designed to make programming easier while maximising machine uptime and productivity. The SenmatiQ interface is […]

Blum Novotest opens new to purpose-built premises

Blum Novotest, the German metrology specialist, has moved its training and testing business to a whole new purpose-built demonstration facility in Burton-upon-Trent. The company has installed a Bridgeport GX710 machining centre from ETG for on-machine demonstrations, as well as testing and customer training. As noted by David Mold, Blum Novotest UK managing director, this new […]

Marlor Tooling first in Europe to use Walter Helicheck Pro tool inspection system

Marlor Tooling is the first European user of the Walter Helicheck Pro tool measuring machine with integrated robot loader and pallet system. The robot loader allows for 100% unmanned tool inspection for the first time. The cutting tool specialist, based in Peterborough, carried out tool inspection with the Walter Helicheck Pro tool measuring machine to […]

Asset International Ltd makes significant CNC investment

Asset International Ltd, one of the UK’s leading water management solutions companies, has investmented in two CNC cutting machines for use in its manufacturing facility in Newport. Asset produces Weholite large diameter plastic pipes, and their significant investment of £350,000 into a variable angle band saw and a CNC Gantry Miller will ensure that they […]