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New Multi-Blanking Line Headed for Calif.

Tuesday, June 29, 2004
Pacific Toll Processing, Carson, CA, a toll processor of surface-critical flat-rolled steel coil, has ordered a 60,000-lb. by 72-in.-wide multi-blanking line from Braner/Loopco, Schiller Park, IL. The line will convert exposed automotive-quality and pre-painted coil, from 0.015 to 0.135 in. thick, into precision blanks at up to100 cycles/min., and produce up to 600 blanks/min. Width tolerances are plus or minus 0.002 in., length tolerances plus or minus 0.005 in. Blanks will range from 5 to 72 in. wide and from 10 to 144 in. long.

AP&T Launches New Website

Tuesday, June 29, 2004
Shop for pressroom automation, hydraulic presses, tooling and complete production lines from the new website of AP&T: Also featured: machines and controls for hydroforming and hydromechanical forming.

Lean-Production Workshops

Monday, June 28, 2004
The nonprofit Lean Enterprise Institute has scheduled a number of lean-production training workshops, to be held throughout the United States over the summer months. Some topics covered: value-stream mapping, policy management and creation of continuous-flow cells. Workshop dates and locations: July 13-15, Dedham, MA; August 24-26, Rochester, NY; and September 28-30, Detroit, MI. For more information or to register, visit, or call 617/713-2900.


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