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Atlantic Tool & Die Expanding in 2006
Friday, March 03, 2006
Atlantic Tool & Die, Strongsville, OH, will open a new $9.3 million plant in Seville, OH, by September 1, 2006. It’s investing $3.94 million in land and in a 51,000-sq.-ft. building, and another $5.36 million in machinery and equipment. In all, Atlantic plans to spend $20 million in 2006 for expansion projects, capitalizing on 17 consecutive years of growth..
New Laser-Drilling System Delivered to Ebtec
Thursday, March 02, 2006
Laserdyne Systems, Champlin, MN, has delivered a Nd:YAG drilling system to Ebtec Corp., Agawam, MA, a supplier of parts to various North American industries. The Laserdyne 790XL BeamDirector is a six-axis laser driller with a work envelope of 40 by 40 by 40 in. and a 25-in.-dia. high-accuracy rotary table. Its software component helps deliver parts in rapid cycle times with improved flow consistency, according to Laserdyne officials.
For more from Laserdyne, a division of Prima North America, Inc., visit www.prima-na.com
EuroBlech 2006 Just Around the Corner
Wednesday, March 01, 2006
EuroBlech 2006, scheduled for October 24-28, in Hanover, Germany, will house 1200 companies from 32 countries showcasing the latest sheetmetal technologies. In 2004, EuroBlech boasted more than 61,000 attendees from 55 countries, according to the event organizer, Mack Brooks Exhibitions Ltd. of the United Kingdom. For show specifics as well as exhibitor and attendee information, visit www.euroblech.com