October 2017

Manipulate workpieces of up to 2,000 kg

By | October 24th, 2017|materials handling|

Schreiber centrick 4s bro 190216_1 The new Centrick High-tech Manipulator from Roemheld enables the tilting and turning of heavy workpieces up to 2,000 kg in weight.  The articulated arms can endlessly and continuously rotate workpieces and tilt them up to 90 degrees. This latest addition to the Modulog range of assembly and handling technology can tilt and turn products of any shape.  It is ergonomic, space saving and efficient. Unlike conventional tilting and turning fixtures, the Centrick moves components close to its centre of gravity so the working [...]

EWS presses ahead with new products thanks to £500,000 Bruderer investment

By | October 16th, 2017|roll formed|

One of the UK’s market leaders in cold roll formed products is set to bring a number of new products to market after investing heavily in upgrading its manufacturing capabilities.  Wolverhampton-based EWS (Manufacturing) Ltd, part of Arc Specialist Engineering Group, is targeting significant sales growth in a host of new markets as a result of the £500,000 investment. Working closely with world renown high-speed press specialists Bruderer UK, the company has installed its first 250-tonne Zani ‘Power Master’ press and is already achieving high stroke rates as it aims to [...]

Sales growth helps Worcester press on with new home and identity

By | October 14th, 2017|Member News, Press Tooling, Tooling|

Major demand from customers in automotive and white goods has helped a Black Country manufacturing specialist relocate, putting it on course for another record year. Worcester Presses, which provides a range of mechanical and hydraulic presses and coil processing equipment for clients all over the UK, has completed a move from its traditional home in Stourbridge to a more modern facility on Peartree Lane in Dudley. The new site features built-in offices, central stores, a large machine shop and a dedicated 6000 sq ft engineering area that is supporting the [...]

September 2017

Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update

By | September 21st, 2017|Uncategorised|

Agility R&C September Newsletter Update   |  Send to a Friend  |  Add to Safe Sender 01527 571611 info@agilityrac.com  Agility Risk & Compliance Monthly News Update Recruitment and Selection: Tips to Avoid Common Discriminatory Pitfalls Recruitment is a key component to running a business, and the ability to recruit effectively has a significant positive impact on your business stability, performance, finances, and reputation. However, if care is not taken to prevent discrimination in the recruitment process, the risk could land employers, and employees, in serious hot water! The following tips [...]

Latest from TMA Engineering

By | September 20th, 2017|Uncategorised|

AP&T wins Enlighten Award 2017: Latest sensation to hit the market for lighter and more energy-efficient cars, including lower impact on the climate

By | September 19th, 2017|Automotive|

» Read this message in your browser SEPTEMBER 2017 AP&T wins Enlighten Award 2017: Latest sensation to hit the market for lighter and more energy-efficient cars, including lower impact on the climate AP&T has been awarded first prize in the prestigious 2017 Altair Enlighten Award competition in the Enabling Technology category. AP&T was recognized for its innovative production method for hot forming of high-strength aluminum, which enables the production of lighter, safer and more energy-efficient cars that have a lower impact on the climate. The results of the competition were [...]


By | September 12th, 2017|Workholding|

The Roemheld Group has opened a new Stark manufacturing centre in Rankweil, Austria.  This 6,000m2 building officially opened at the beginning of July and houses the latest manufacturing equipment and systems.  This investment in technology includes new turn-mill centres, CNC grinding machines and a 3D measuring machine for use with large parts. From this factory, Roemheld will continue to develop its Stark zero point mounting range.  Stark zero point combines high accuracy with ease of use and enables end users to reduce set-up times while increasing productivity. Terry O’Neill, Managing [...]

Decade press load monitor new circuit board

By | September 4th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Decades in house design team have just sent out our new 170 circuit boards out for manufacture ready for installation at a tier 1 manufacturer for trails.    

August 2017

Decade new products

By | August 18th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Following on from the release of the new production recording terminal Decade is in the testing stages of its new PRESS LOAD MONITOR. With new powerful hardware, new improved user interface and increased feature set the 170 monitor will be a big jump forward in press load monitoring.

Latest News Bulletin AP&T

By | August 9th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Press hardening from AP&T: new system for process monitoring results in higher product quality    Please wait . . .   » Read this message in your browser JULY 2017 Press hardening from AP&T: new system for process monitoring results in higher product quality Higher and more consistent quality of the formed vehicle part, possibility for shorter cycle times and better control over the entire manufacturing process. This is what customers can expect from AP&T’s new process monitoring system for press hardening – in-line process monitoring – which is now [...]