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Penn United adds Amada Fiber-Laser Cutting Machine
As a continued focus to vertically integrate for its customers and our target markets, Penn United Technologies, Inc. has added an Amada FLCAJ 3015 fiber-laser cutting machine to equipment list. An automated sheet loader is coupled to the machine. The system has been validated to run prototype and production jobs for many of the firm’s current customer partners, and can run volume production parts prior to any tooling or capital investment being required.
Aida-America Completes Major Facility Expansion, Launches YouTube Channel
Aida-America, Dayton, OH, has completed a $11.5 million facility expansion that includes a 32,000-sq.-ft. building addition and the installation of several pieces of capital equipment.
These include a large-capacity Toshiba CNC milling and boring machine as well as an automated storage and retrieval system, 25- and 50-ton overhead bridge cranes, and a 2.5-ton traveling wall jib crane.
In addition, Aida has launched a new YouTube Channel: www.youtube.com/c/aidaamericapresses.
New Heat Treatment Facility Serving the Southeast
Bodycote, a provider of thermal-processing services, has opened a new plant in Greenville, SC. The facility, which can process metal and alloy parts that require brazing or vacuum heattreating, is expected to receive Nadcap accreditation by the end of 2016.