Hot Off the Press
Dadco Expands Canadian Presence
Wednesday, January 30, 2002
Dadco Canada, Mississauga, Ontario, Canadian headquarters for nitrogen-gas-spring manufacturer Dadco, Inc., has relocated to a new facility 30 miles form downtown Toronto. The new facility, in the Meadowvale Business Community, occupies 12,000 sq. ft., with additional acreage available for growth. For more, log on to www.dadco.net.
Creative Tube Installs an Automatic Circular Sawing Machine
Monday, January 28, 2002
Cutting Systems Inc., Burlington, Ontario Canada, North America agent for the DutchSaws line of metal-cutting and finishing equipment, has installed a fully automatic circular-sawing machine at Creative Tube, Jacksboro, TN. Creative Tube offers the tube and pipe industry services including punching, forming, bending and cutting. Its new circular sawing machine, a Model RCH 90-M, includes a 3-ton bundle loader, 10-foot discharge table, PLC control, and a mist lubrication system for quick blade cooling. Learn more at www.cuttingsystemsinc.com.
PA Service Center Now Produces Close-Tolerance Blanks from Coil
Friday, January 25, 2002
Thanks to its new Red Bud high-speed multi-cut blanking line, Genmak Steel, LLC, Sharon, PA, now boasts increased ability to compete in the market for smaller close-tolerance blanks. The firm recognized a market shift that required it to deliver more accuracy with quicker setups, so that it could produce close-tolerance blanks directly from coil. The new Red Bud line includes a CNC programmable slitter, digital positioning system that locates top and bottom knives, and a strip stacker.