Hot Off the Press
Happy New Year
Thursday, December 29, 2005
The staffs of MetalForming
magazine and PMA wish you and yours a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year. Hot off the Press returns on Monday, January 2, 2006.
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