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MSC Acquires Barnes, Gains Access to Canadian Market

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
 
MSC Industrial Supply Co., Melville, NY, a distributor of metalworking and MRO (maintenance, repair and operations) supplies, acquired Barnes Distribution North America, Cleveland, OH. Barnes distributes fasteners and other consumables via three distribution centers in Canada (Ontario, Alberta and New Brunswick), and seven U.S. facilities. More at www.mscdirect.com/.

Michigan Tool Shop Supports Chinese Dual-Clutch Transmission Project

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
 
With the help of sales and marketing company Reshamca, Commerce, MI, O. Keller Tool Engineering Co., Livonia, MI, landed a contract to provide an assembly fixture and tooling for a new GM dual-clutch transmission program under at Shanghai Gear, Chongqing, China. O. Keller (www.okeller.com/) provided 40 tools to the company within a 7-month window to support project kickoff in February-March 2013. Reshamca coordinates customer and supplier relationships for castings and stamped mechanical and electromechanical assemblies in China, India and Eastern Europe; www.reshamcausa.com/.

Metal Service Center to Distribute Waterjet-Cutting Machines in New England

Thursday, March 14, 2013
 
Aquajet Cutting Technology, Bloomfield, CT, a division of Aerospace Alloys Inc., will now distribute 2D and 3D waterjet-cutting machines from Techni Waterjet, Lenexa, KS, throughout New England. Aquajet, performs waterjet cutting, milling, turning, band-saw cutting and shearing. The firm recently opened up two showrooms—one in in the UK and another in Connecticut that houses a Techni Waterjet model Techjet 5- by 10-ft. cutting system equipped with a five-axis cutting head and a Quantum NXT  electric-servo pump 55s; www.techniwaterjet.com/. Here’s more about Aquajet Cutting Technology and Aerospace Alloys.

 


 

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