Trumpf News

Daring to step into the world of additive manufacturing

Traditionally, Smithstown offers a range of production methods, including milling, rotating, sanding and eroding. The aim was to expand the repertoire to include 3D printing and to set up an additive centre within a recently erected extension. By doing so, the company hopes to provide its medical technology customers with additive solutions, particularly within the R&D sector.

Fluence News

Fluence forges new micromachining frontiers

Fluence, a femtosecond laser manufacturer with unique all-fiber technology for material processing, life science, and scientific applications, is pleased to introduce the Fluence Ultrafast Laser Application Laboratory (ULAL), a new facility in Wrocław, Poland. The laboratory is equipped with a top-class, high-precision automated micromachining station based on high-power femtosecond lasers.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence News

Hexagon enables big ambitions for Directed Energy Deposition DED additive manufacturing

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has revealed new developments that advance the application of Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technologies to industrial applications, including collaborations with printer manufacturers pro-beam, Sciaky, DM3D, Gefertec and Meltio.

Walter Tools News


Walter Tiger·tec® Gold grade with multi-layered, highly textured MT-TiCN coating. With the WPP10G, WPP20G and WPP30G grades, Walter presents the new Tiger·tec® Gold indexable inserts, specially designed for turning operations.

Mastercam News

Announcing Mastercam’s 2021 Wildest Parts Competition Winners

Mastercam has announced the 2021 Wildest Parts Competition winners. The Wildest Parts Competition is held each year to encourage student interest and participation in manufacturing. The competition is open to students at the secondary and postsecondary levels to create parts demonstrating creativity and technical skill using Mastercam. The Wildest Parts Competition also has a division for professional Mastercam users to enter parts they created.

Sandvik Coromant News


Sandvik Coromant, a global leader in machining solutions, has launched two new microdrill families specifically designed for precision machining. The CoroDrill® 462 with -XM geometry and the CoroDrill® 862 with -GM geometry support industries that demand small parts manufacturing, such as medical, automotive, electronics and aerospace. Designed to cover a variety of workpiece materials, the new drills offer precise performance where accuracy is key.


GF Machining Solutions presents the unique AM Ecosystem and the new DMP Flex/Factory 350 Dual at Formnext

GF Machining Solutions shows its expertise in "Design for Manufacturing" and how its combination of solutions can improve the complete manufacturing chain. Increased productivity and quality with the new DMP Flex and Factory 350 Dual is promoted together with 3D Systems. Other highlights are the DMP Factory 500, multiple large applications and unique parts produced in an optimized workflow.

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