Machine tools

The Hypertherm Fiber Laser buildline has improved thanks to the upgraded labelling technology.

Browser-based labelling solution saves manufacturer $5m

Global manufacturer of advanced plasma, laser and water jet cutting systems, Hypertherm products are used for cutting any type of metal in a variety of industries including shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. ...

Europe’s most powerful industrial laser installed at MTC

A new laser-based research and development cell has been installed at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Ansty, West Midlands, to help keep British manufacturing at the forefront of assembly, fabrication and joining technologies. ...
Mazak launches apprenticeship hunt

Mazak launches apprenticeship hunt

Machine tool giant Yamazaki Mazak has launched a recruitment drive to attract the next generation of engineering apprentices to the company. ...
Worcester Technology Centre exterior

A Mazak man

From shop floor to director’s chair, Richard Smith explains why his experiences with Yamazaki Mazak have made him loyal for life to one of the best known names in the machine tool industry. ...



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