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ATS to Sell Precision Metals Division to Autocam
Wednesday, December 28, 2005
ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc., Cambridge, Ontario, Canada, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the assets of its precision metals division, Kitchener, Ontario, to Autocam Corp., Kentwood, MI. The transaction is expected to close in January 2006.
) designs and produces turnkey automated manufacturing and test systems and also makes precision components and subassemblies. Autocam (www.autocam.com
) provides precision machining , finishing and measuring services.
Expanded-Metal Manufacturers to Meet in Florida
Tuesday, December 27, 2005
The Expanded Metals Manufacturers Association (EMMA) will hold its Spring Conference on Amelia Island in Florida, April 22-24, 2006, and EMMA extends an invitation to any North American expanded-metal manufacturer interested in becoming a member.
The association’s purpose is to promote the uses of expanded-metal products with building professionals through publication of technical information, new product development and capabilities. EMMA also provides a forum for the exchange of information on the expanded-metals industry.
For more, visit www.emma-assoc.org
HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL !
Friday, December 23, 2005
On behalf of everyone at MetalForming
magazine and The Precision Metalforming Association, we wish you and yours a very merry and safe holiday. Hot off the Press, your only source for daily news of the metalforming industry, returns on December 27.