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


Turck Acquires Network Company

Thursday, September 02, 2004
Turck Inc., Minneapolis, MN, supplier of sensors and measurement and instrumentation products, has acquired InterlinkBT, an independent industrial network company. The acquisition will allow customers to benefit from the combined sensing, connectivity, network and interface technology expertise. InterlinkBT specializes in bus network I/O, interfaces and connectivity solutions. Learn more at, and

New Steel Company Born in China

Wednesday, September 01, 2004
A partnership between Chinese steelmaker BaoSteel, Japanese steelmaker Nippon Steel and European powerhouse Arcelor has founded a new steelmaking company in Shanghai, China. The startup will produce high-grade steel sheets for automobiles, according to Full-scale production begins in June 2005, and should peak at 1.7 million tons.

MTI Systems and First Index Form Partnership

Tuesday, August 31, 2004
MTI Systems, West Springfield, MA, supplier of cost-estimating software for manufacturers, has formed a strategic partnership with First Index, an online sourcing and bidding service for buyers and suppliers of custom manufactured parts. The partnership provides significant discounts to First Index customers on MTI Systems’ Costimator OEM and Costimator JS cost-estimating software products. Learn more at


Visit Our Sponsors