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New UPM Website Features Sheet and Coil Calculator Apps

Friday, August 24, 2012
United Performance Metals, Hamilton, OH, a supplier of specialty stainless-steel and high-temperature alloys, has unveiled a redesigned website, with plenty of new additions. New to the site: sheet and coil calculator apps, contest links and social-media updates. Visitors to the site also will enjoy upgraded online quoting and document-retrieval capabilities, and a showcase of the firm’s product offerings and capabilities;

Four-Axis Fiber-Laser Welding System Headed to Italian Manufacturer

Friday, August 24, 2012
Mechanical-seal manufacturer Fluiten Italia S.p.A., Milan, Italy, has commissioned a new four-axis fiber-laser-welding system from Prima Power Laserdyne, Champlin, MN. The Laserdyne 430 machine will weld high-pressure and temperature-resistant components used in the manufacture of Fluiten seals. It operates at speeds to 800 in./min., accurate to 0.0005 in., with a work envelope of 23 by 16 by 20 in. Here’s more about the machine.

Metalforming Industry Movers & Shakers

Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Matthew Meade joined Bystronic, Inc., Elgin, IL, as direct sales engineer for Kansas and Missouri, having previously served OEM and job-shop manufacturers as an engineering manager and plant manager. Bystronic manufactures laser- and waterjet-cutting machines, press brakes and automation equipment;

Stephen Bundschu is the new vice president of engineering and manufacturing at Trumpf Inc., Farmington, CT. He will oversee the firm’s machine assembly, components, sheetmetal, tooling and purchasing departments, while continuing to manage the engineering department, which he has done as director of engineering since 2004. More at

A.T. Wall Co., Warwick, RI, a precision stamper and producer of seamless cold-drawn tubing, named Matthew Underhay sales manager, to lead a team of account executives and sales representatives;


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