Latest Video

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events for MetalForming Magazine!

Free E-Newsletters

Sent bi-weekly to inform you of happenings within the metalforming industry.

Start receiving newsletters and gain access to all content throughout the site.


Hot Off the Press


Online Safety Community for PPE Professionals

Friday, August 1, 2008
Ansell, Red Bank, NJ, a manufacturer of hand-protection products and safety apparel, has launched The Online Safety Community, a free social network where personal-protective-equipment (PPE) professionals can share ideas. The community, at, is designed for safety engineers and managers, foremen and factory workers interested in staying up to date on emerging trends, learning about new safety products and procedures and wanting to interact with PPE experts across different industries.

Fluids Supplier Earns Ford Q1 Award

Friday, August 1, 2008
Houghton International, Valley Forge, PA, has received the Ford Q1 Award for supplier quality Ford Motors in Brazil. Houghton’s Fluidcare Division has provided chemicals and fluids-management services to Ford Motor Co. Brasil Ltda. since 2004. Visit Houghton at

Optimation Moves from Alabama to Michigan

Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Optimation, which produces machine-operator interface-terminal products for industrial control and automation, has been combined with the operations of its parent company, Nematron Corp., and has relocated from Huntsville, AL, to Nematron headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI. Nematron acquired Optimation as a fully owned subsidiary in 2001; Learn all about Optimation operator-control panels at


Visit Our Sponsors