Having installed a Japanese-built Brother production cell at the end of 2019, comprising two 5-axis Speedio M140X2 mill-turn centres served by a Feedio vision-based robotic unit for component handling, Worthing subcontractor Roscomac has ordered a second identical cell. PES reports.
The recent arrival of an 81 series wide belt precision grinding machine at metal polishing and finishing specialist Van Geenen has had an immediate impact. Through improved capacity, productivity and overall capability the Rijssen, Netherlands-based company is opening up new business opportunities. PES reports.
After two years away from XYZ Machine Tools, former applications manager, Mike Corbett is returning to the Burlescombe, Devon-based machine tool company where he will take on the role of production/technical manager from the 1st September.
Steve and David Walker are the fourth family generation to own and run Morris Brothers. Based in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent the firm was established over 70 years ago by Fred and Harry Morris as a haulage business, but quickly switched to engineering. Today, it specialises in the design and production of tooling and equipment for precast concrete manufacturers.