Open Mind News

hyperMILL® Breathes Life into Covid-19 Project

Maztech Precision Engineering (MPE) was founded just six years ago by Wayne Bouchier to specialise in multi-axis CNC machining and during this period, the company has earned a reputation for producing quality components. Customers of the Letchworth business now include leading aerospace, automotive and Formula 1 companies. With F1 teams so heavily involved in the Coronavirus (Covid-19) ventilator project, reputable technology partners like Maztech have been making parts for ventilators.


NSK bearings save €10,874 a year at soft drinks plant

A leading UK manufacturer of soft drinks that was experiencing premature bearing failures on its automatic bottle sleeving machine, resolved the issue by adopting non-contact, shielded, greased-for-life deep groove ball bearings from NSK. The move has increased the operational life of the bearings by a factor of 52, which in turn is generating annual savings of €10,874.


Magic of tombstones and pyramids

The compact, spring-actuated TANDEM KSF plus clamping force blocks require no media supply, and are therefore ideal for storage solutions.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence News

Faster WORKNC Delivers on Performance

Improved Productivity Through Faster Toolpaths and a Simpler User Experience.

Lantek News

Lantek optimizes the management of the fibre laser head with Intelligent Collision Avoidance

Lantek, multinational focused on the development and sale of CAD/CAM/MES/ERP software solutions and pioneer in the digital transformation of companies in the metal sector, has introduced Intelligent Collision Avoidance (ICA), a new and revolutionary algorithm that it has developed to minimize potential collisions between the head of fibre laser cutting machines and the contours of the sheet metal during the cutting process.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence News

Significantly Faster Waveform Roughing in EDGECAM 2021

New and enhanced functionality in the latest release of EDGECAM CAD/CAM software from Hexagon, boost customer productivity through lower computer processing time, and faster toolpaths.

Comau News


Introducing “Comau Talks”, a series of vodcasts specially created to explain the characteristics and the potential of Comau’s new industrial automation technologies, with the aim of accompanying businesses and professionals in the delicate phase of industrial recovery. The program is yet another way Comau is supporting companies in the design and reorganization of their production strategies after the lockdown caused by the recent health emergency.

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