DMG MORI’s LASERTEC 65 3D is a hybrid machine that incorporates generative laser deposition welding into a fully-fledged 5-axis milling machine. Continue →
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When you need a specialised piece of machinery but it doesn’t exist, what do you do? Continue →
Frustrated with the success ratio of the products, Mr Schukin has developed and launched the Innovation Deck a new set of playing cards for engineers and inventors. Continue →
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The future of manufacturing materialised before the eyes of visitors to the 30th International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago. Continue →
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Hypertherm designs and produces three of the four major metal sheet and plate cutting processes used in a wide range of metal cutting applications, and is regularly asked which is the best system to use for a given application or range of products. Continue →
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The Gallagher T20 Terminal, an intelligent card & PIN access control device, received Gold & Silver awards in the NZ Plastics Industry 2014 Design Awards. Continue →
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Earlier this year Opus Research relocated to new premises in Petone, Wellington, where it built a brand new boundary-layer wind tunnel – the only commercially owned and operated wind engineering facility in New Zealand. Continue →
ABB’s power protection technology is helping Fonterra save time and money by minimising production downtime. Continue →
Constructed in 2012, Regal’s purpose-built 54,000 sq. ft. facility in Avondale boasts a 27,000 sq. Continue →
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Andrew Ouwejan is Director at Metlab Ltd. He runs his own metallurgical consultancy specialising in the microstructure, properties and performance of metals. Continue →