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Interlaken Building Hydroforming,
Warm Forming Prototype Facility
Thursday, August 02, 2007
Interlaken Technology Corp., Chaska, MN, has started construction on a new hydroforming and warm forming development and prototyping facility in Chaska. The facility, to be completed this fall, will include a 2000-ton hydroforming system, a hot-oil warm forming system and a hot-gas warm forming system. Supporting this development and its prototyping equipment will be a number of experienced hydroforming and warm-forming engineers, according to Interlaken officials. They will assist customers with concept consulting, product design, materials selection, part conversion to hydroforming/warm forming from other processes, finite-element simulation, tooling design, and prototyping and development.
For more on offerings from Interlaken Technology, visit www.interlaken.com
Trumpf Awards Distributors
Wednesday, August 01, 2007
Trumpf Inc., a producer of fabricating equipment including punching machines and laser cutters, presented its 2007 awards of sales achievement to three of its distributors.
Fabricating Machine Tools, Ltd., Cleveland, OH, earned the Outstanding Distributor Performance award, recognizing exceptional performance in selling Trumpf products during the past fiscal year. The Sustained Excellence award was presented to Advanced Fabricating Machinery, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, in recognition of its consistent performance in selling Trumpf products. Hegman Machine Tools, Maple Grove, MN, won the Most Improved Performance Award in honor of its dedicated and successful efforts to increase sales and support of Trumpf products during the past fiscal year.
For more, visit www.us.trumpf.com
Upgraded Website Features Scrap-Handling Applications
Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Prab, Kalamazoo, MI, has given its website, www.prab.com
, a new look. The site features simplified photo navigation to view the firm’s equipment and systems for handling and processing metal scrap from machining, metalforming, die casting and general manufacturing operations.