Engineering News | Machine Tools https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/machine-tools Mon, 18 Oct 2021 02:24:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 German machine tool industry sees 6% growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/german-machine-tool-industry-sees-6-growth-2021-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 07 May 2021 00:03:00 +0200 582217 1620109175 1620338580 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Machines make bending process easier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machines-make-bending-process-easier-2021-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 582218 1619164458 1620338400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Drills designed for continuous use https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drills-designed-for-continuous-use-2021-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 582223 1620109175 1620338400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000936050_resized_machinetoolsbmgengineeringsupporttechnicianchecksalignmentonadriveunitafterinstallation1022.jpg FIT FOR PURPOSE The company’s advanced tools are designed to meet the requirements of quality and safety critical installations 511 287 Company joins distributor group as Southern Africa supplier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-joins-distributor-group-as-southern-africa-supplier-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551248 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868064_resized_machinetoolsfeatureindustritoolequipmentmd0420201022.jpg KRIBAN GOVENDER It is critical for customers to have dependable support from a highly experienced team with combined technical skills and expertise 511 287 Cloud processing offered for various applications https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-cloud-processing-for-various-applications-2020-04-23 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551487 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868704_resized_machinetoolsfeaturerobotarmsmachineonsoftware0420201.jpeg FIT FOR PURPOSE Applications can be installed on Edge devices regardless of the machine operating state without adverse effects 511 239 Next-generation machine tool introduced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-generation-machine-tool-introduced-2020-04-23 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551499 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868416_resized_machinetoolsabbflexloader0420201022.jpg TECHNOLOGICALLY ADVANCED All cells in the ABB FlexLoader range are standardised and built using the latest technology to meet the increasing requirements for flexible and cost-effective production 511 287 Company expands range to meet engineering demands https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/products-designed-to-meet-engineering-demands-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551238 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868061_resized_machinetoolsfeaturebmglinearmotionsystems0420201022.jpg SPOILT FOR CHOICE The range of linear way products includes linear guides, runner blocks, rails, ball screws, bushings and shafts, designed for use in diverse applications 511 287 System designed to monitor machine tool drives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/system-designed-to-monitor-machine-tool-drives-2020-04-23 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551476 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Tools supplier awarded tool kit contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tools-supplier-awarded-tool-kit-contract-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Machine tools Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551245 1588593309 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Turnaround strategy for production tech industry making headway https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turnaround-strategy-for-production-tech-industry-making-headway-2019-06-07 Tracy Hancock Machine tools Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520011 1559629599 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800328_resized_intsimbimachinetoolsapprenticetraining1022.jpg CHANGE IS NECESSARY The South African manufacturing sector cannot survive without the support of a strong, vibrant and technologically sophisticated local tooling industry 511 287 ‘Unintended consequences’ killing industry – MTMA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unintended-consequences-of-govts-actions-killing-industry-mtma-2019-05-23 Tracy Hancock Machine tools Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520639 1559629602 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Machine tools sector preparing local manufacturing for 4IR https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-tools-sector-preparing-local-manufacturing-for-4ir-2019-06-07 Tracy Hancock Machine tools Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522145 1559898510 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803919_resized_philipparodseth11022.jpg PHILIPPA RODSETH A skilled workforce that can benefit from innovation and investments in new technologies is key to driving manufacturing competitiveness 511 287 Decline in machine tools indicative of manufacturing state https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/decline-in-machine-tools-indicative-of-manufacturing-state-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Machine tools Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487760 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728770_resized_machinetoolsafricaexpomtma06181022.jpg MACHINES ON DISPLAY Machine tools on display at the Machine Tool Africa Expo hosted by MTMA 511 287 Supplier expanding its tools range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-tool-supplier-expanding-its-range-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Machine tools Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487733 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728701_resized_machinetoolswdhearnleadwell06181022.jpg RECENT RELEASE The Leadwell BC-600 5-axis Long Table Machining, is available in 3+2 and 5-axis simultaneous configurations 511 287 Technology revolutionises machine tools industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-revolutionises-machine-tools-industry-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Machine tools Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487495 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Small machines with big capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-machines-with-big-capabilities-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Machine tools Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487375 1528800017 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727914_resized_machinetoolshurobx40i06181022.jpg STABILITY PROVIDING ACCURACY The BX40i meets the needs of any high-speed machining application. 511 287 Laser machine in full production at fabrication company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-machine-in-full-production-at-fabrication-company-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Machine tools Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487372 1528800055 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727909_resized_machinetoolpumajfy0518.jpg CUTTING FOR MANUFACTURING The machine will be used to process plates for the manufacture of transformer casings 511 383 Robotic solution for machine tools industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/robotic-solution-for-machine-tool-industry-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449481 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642084_resized_roboticsolutions042017yaskawa1022.jpg CONTROL CONCEPT Finding the right software structure is just as important as the hardware 511 287 Control and instrumentation play rugged role in industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/control-and-instrumentation-play-rugged-role-in-industry-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449144 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641145_resized_floatglassunloading042017societyforautomationinstrumentationmeasurementsandcontrolsaimcjpg1022.jpg TRIED AND TESTED Companies still use more traditional tried and tested architectures for projects locally 511 287 New tandem horizontal boring to be fully operational in July https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tandem-horizontal-boring-to-be-fully-operational-in-july-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449158 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641138_resized_tandemhorizontalboringmill032017hydraarcskyhillheavyengineeringjpg1022.jpg FULLY AUTOMATED The tandem horizontal boring mill is fully automated and programmable 511 287 Expo to showcase latest developments in machine tools industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expo-to-showcase-latest-developments-in-machine-tools-industry-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448996 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000640892_resized_somtatoolswillshowcasehighperformancedrillsatmachinetoolsafric1022.jpg MACHINE TOOLS AFRICA 2017 Interactive displays at the MTA will include live demonstrations and technical presentations 511 287 Distributor emphasises lubricant’s cost benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distributor-emphasises-lubricants-cost-benefits-2017-04-28 Tasneem Bulbulia Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446782 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Machines produce components for isotope facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cnc-machines-to-produce-components-for-isotope-separation-facility-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Machine tools Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449138 1496217849 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653101_resized_rer436.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/69207_2017-04-28_rer436.mp485312783Machines produce components for isotope facility Machines produce components for isotope facility New machines increase manufacturers’ product quality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-machines-increase-manufacturers-product-quality-2016-10-14 Victor Moolman Machine tools Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429647 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592668_resized_csiraerospace1022bloomberg.jpg AEROSPACE TOOLING The 5-axis machines from Okuma is well suited for the aerospace industry 511 287 Increased interest in machine tools trade exhibition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-interest-in-machine-tools-trade-exhibition-2016-09-30 Victor Moolman Machine tools Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429915 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593219_resized_machinetoolsskyjackselectramining201660916duane1022.jpg ELECTRA MINING AFRICA 2016 The 2016 Electra Mining Africa exhibition was the first show since 2014 without the Machine Tools Africa show 511 287 Manufacturer celebrates 60 years of service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-celebrates-60-years-of-service-2016-10-14 Victor Moolman Machine tools Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429642 1476170095 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592815_resized_machinetoolsfirstcutseptember201660thprovided1022.jpg FIRST CUT First Cut is celebrating 60 years of service to clients across South Africa 511 287 New tool series launched at IMTS 2016 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tool-series-launched-at-imts-2016-2016-10-14 Victor Moolman Machine tools Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429653 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New cutting tools released onto the S African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-cutting-tools-released-for-the-s-african-market-2016-10-14 Victor Moolman Machine tools Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429641 1476170095 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592807_resized_machinetoolswirtgenprovided1022.jpg CUTTING TOOLS Tools from Wirtgen ease the flow of reshaping roads 511 287 Opportunities for machine tools sector, despite decreased demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-for-machine-tools-sector-despite-decreased-demand-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387039 1444723556 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473216_resized_machinetoolshanspeternethmtmachairman20151022.jpg HANS-PETER NETH The Machine Tool Merchants Association chair applauds colleges and organisations for training young artisans 511 287 Machine tools trade exhibition returns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-tools-trade-exhibition-returns-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387011 1444723556 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473646_resized_ema08bearingman011022.jpg MAKING A COMEBACK The largest African trade exhibition of its kind will take place in May 2017 511 287 Precision tool supplier expands milling cutter range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precision-tool-supplier-expands-milling-cutter-range-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387062 1444723556 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473259_resized_machinetoolsmiilingcutters763524mapal1022.jpg MILLING CUTTERS Mapal's milling cutters aim to partly address the trend towards lightweight contruction 511 287 Government initiative boosts specialised tooling maker’s growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-initiative-boosts-specialised-tooling-makers-growth-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387066 1444723556 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473266_resized_machinetoolsrenlawteam1022.jpg RENLAW TEAM Renlaw founder Walter Brunner says the company's hires staff because of their potential, not their skill 511 287 Tooling manufacturer celebrates 50 years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tooling-manufacturer-celebrates-50-years-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387159 1443798029 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473532_resized_machinetoolsgedoregpk11sortimente1022.jpg GEDORE TOOLS. GEDORE SA's manufactures over 1 200 products in its manufacturing plant in KZN 511 287 Hydra Arc Group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydra-arc-group-2015-10-16 Samantha Herbst Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387591 1444730354 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000478090_resized_0000474712ha0707331022.jpg 511 287 Energy storage system introduced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toolmaker-introduces-energy-storage-system-reduces-electricity-costs-2015-10-16 Nadine James Machine tools Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 386921 1445345251 1444946400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000472967_resized_energystoragesdprecisiontoolmakerscellcubelaunch9915gildermeister1022.jpg GILDERMEISTER CELLCUBE FB10 -130 S&D Precision Toolmakers have acquired the latest in energy storage technology in order to save on electricity 511 287 Company launches tools suitable for African conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-tools-suitable-for-african-conditions-2014-10-17 Pimani Baloyi Machine tools Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347190 1413269776 1413496800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000360485_resized_theboschgll215professionalcrosslinelaseristheideallevellingtoolforprofessionals1022.jpg GLL 2-15 PROFESSIONAL CROSS LINE LASER Bosch Power Tools South Africa maintains that the cross line laser is ideal for levelling professionals with limited levelling experience 511 287 Battery-powered tools launched onto local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battery-powered-tools-launched-onto-local-market-2014-10-17 Pimani Baloyi Machine tools Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347185 1413269776 1413496800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000360491_resized_cordlessdrillscrewdriver1022.jpg MIGHTY SEVEN CORDLESS DRILL/SCREWDRIVER The tool enables the user to adjust its settings for specified applications, allowing for optimum results to be achieved 511 287 Company strengthens local presence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-strengthens-local-presence-2014-10-17 Pimani Baloyi Machine tools Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347202 1413269776 1413496800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000360514_resized_tml1022.jpg TML TECHNIK MACHINERY The company offers machine tools that tackles its clients' challenges 511 287