February 2018

MACH 2018 MMMA Metalworking Village Hall 20 Stand H20 – 327

By | February 27th, 2018|MACH 2018, Uncategorised|

The MMMA’s Metalworking Village located within the MACH halls, will certainly attract a lot of attention. With 25 Members exhibiting their machines, products and services, in over 500 square metres. Some Member examples of technology on display include:- PJ Hare will have their C frame and a 4 column presses on display. With an invitation to join them on the stand for a coffee to discuss finding a solution to your pressing issues. AP&T are focussing on Light weight and strength at MACH. They remain at the forefront of production [...]

MMMA Become a Member of the Year of Engineering

By | February 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|

  MMMA are proud to announce that they are becoming part of the government's Year of Engineering. To find out more, click here. #YoE  

Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update

By | February 6th, 2018|Member News, Uncategorised|

        01527 571611 info@agilityrac.com   Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update   Is Your Workplace Breaking the Law?   There may be many aspects that might get overlooked when running a business. Health & Safety is an area where corners can often get cut and doing so can lead to fines, imprisonment and disqualifications. The smallest things that you might think are tiny details, can actually class as you breaking the law. Such as.....   New Year, New HR Approach   The new year provides you [...]

Gedia selects latest press hardening technology from AP&T

By | February 6th, 2018|Member News, Uncategorised|

  JANUARY 2018  Gedia selects latest press hardening technology from AP&T Gedia Automotive Group, a globally active enterprise headquartered in Germany, has been developing and manufacturing cold-formed body and chassis parts for the car industry for over 50 years. In order to meet the growing demand for structural parts with low weight and high crashworthiness, the company decided to invest in the latest press hardening technology from AP&T a few years ago. » READ MORE AP&T strengthened in aftermarket: more service technicians on site AP&T is currently strengthening its aftermarket [...]

January 2018

PJ Hare Exhibited At This Year’s MACH

By | January 15th, 2018|MACH 2018, Uncategorised|

PJ Hare are pleased and excited to announce that we will again be exhibiting at this year’s MACH event to be held at the NEC in April 13th----16th The event, one of the highlights in our calendar, is an excellent platform to showcase our expertise and products.  PJ Hare will be located in the Metal forming Machinery Makers Association village on stand no: H20 - 352. PJ Hare has been supplying high quality hydraulic presses and bespoke hydraulic press solutions in the UK market for over 70 years and have [...]

Bruderer UK set for 50th Anniversary Celebrations at MACH2018

By | January 9th, 2018|MACH 2018|

Bruderer UK is set to have its biggest ever presence at MACH later this year and is promising to unveil a a number of fantastic exhibits and will also be celebrating the Companies 50th Anniversary in the UK and 75th Anniversay Worldwide. Bruderer, will be showcasing its BSTA 510-125B2 complete with Bruderer BPG Planetary Gearbox and high speed Servo Roll Feeder, providing a high speed press combined with the ability to operate as a try-out press, all of which meets growing customer demand for greater production and testing flexibility.   [...]

December 2017

MTA AND FACTORY 2050 AT THE AMRC PARTNER FOR EXCITING INDUSTRY 4.0 FEATURE FOR MACH 2018

By | December 5th, 2017|MACH 2018, Uncategorised|

Low cost automation can revolutionise SMEs’ businesses. The Manufacturing Technologies Association and the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) have partnered to put together a unique feature to demonstrate cost-effective adaption of Industry 4.0 Technologies at MACH 2018. MACH 2018 is the place to discover new technologies that shape the world we live in. The AMRC’s Factory 2050 is the UK’s first state-of-the-art factory entirely dedicated to conducting collaborative research into digital assembly and flexible component manufacturing. The two are staging a joint showcase of cost-effective solutions for [...]

AP&T Metal-Forming Bulletin – December 2017

By | December 5th, 2017|Press Tooling, Uncategorised|

AP&T receives 2017 Quality Innovation Award  AP&T, which is headquartered in Ulricehamn, Sweden, has received yet another prestigious award for its unique production solution for the forming of high-strength aluminum. The 2017 Quality Innovation Award was conferred by SIQ — Swedish Institute for Quality.  » READ MORE AP&T part of cooperation project regarding sensors used during hot forming of high-strength aluminium  The car, aviation and space industries increasingly require stronger and lighter components which can contribute to more energy-efficient utilization and a higher degree of safety. To meet these requirements, [...]

Fibre Laser Cuts Five Times Faster Than C02 Laser

By | December 5th, 2017|Laser Cutting, Uncategorised|

The Nukon Rex installed at Ambar Kelly in Hertfordshire has already exceeded their expectations. Higher speed has meant faster production times and cutting with compressed air has reduced gas costs. 'The Nukon Rex machine is five times faster than our old CO2 laser machine.  The Nukon fibre laser is cutting with compressed air at 9 bar with a perfect clean cut and has resulted in huge cost savings as we no longer require nitrogen and oxygen.  The service and support received from Nukon UK & MTL Engineering has been first class.'  Alex Bardett, M.D. of [...]

One Brand: A World of Resources

By | December 5th, 2017|Press Tooling, Uncategorised|

Welcome to Nidec Press and Automation. By combining the expertise, experience and resources of industry leaders in the material forming market, Nidec Press and Automation has established a single source solution for machinery, services and technology. The Nidec Press and Automation brand brings together Minster, Arisa, Kyori and Vamco products to the market, allowing combined synergies to offer efficient, cost-effective and timely solutions to manufactures looking for increased production and profits. With more than 125 years of manufacturing experience, Nidec Minster offers mid-range tonnage presses and related automation equipment with [...]