The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) has announced the appointment of its new president, David C. Klotz.
Already well-known within PMA, the 25-yr. member will direct strategic
planning, engage in membership development and outreach, manage
finances, and lead domestic and international advocacy.
Since 1969, Heyco Metals has rolled out high-precision, light-gauge coil and strip. Now celebrating its 50thanniversary,
the company excels in copper, copper alloys and stainless steel as it
continues a proven commitment to pristine surface quality, short lead
times, exact specifications and unparalleled value for customers.
The two-day Lubrication Technology for Metalformers conference, powered by MetalForming magazine
with support from the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication
Engineers, delivered quite a crowd to the Hyatt Regency in Schaumburg,
IL, February 12-13. The event provided attendees with important updates
on new lubricants, best practices and lubrication strategies.
WEBER PT is the perfect deburring machine for lasered, punched and
nibbled parts. It handles deburring, rounding, descaling and surface
grinding of thin sheets and heavy plates. Up to 4 grinding stations
allow for all machining variations. Improved accessibility for
maintenance; modular design; and optional simultaneous top/bottom
machining are just some of the advantages of the WEBER PT.
Hans WEBER Sales & Service, Olathe, Kansas 66071, 913-254-1611, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.weberamerica.com
Metal Products, Inc., a Grand Haven, MI-based provider of metal
stampings, has been certified by the Great Lakes Business Council and
the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a woman-owned and operated and controlled business.
Your pathway to success starts at HOUSTEX 2019.
Experience hands-on demonstrations from several additive manufacturing
(AM) suppliers showcasing their innovative solutions. Gain insights on
the latest trends and best practices through the HOUSTEX AM Seminar and
AM show floor educational sessions. Redeem your complimentary show floor
June 24-25, IoT for Metalformers and Fabricators: Software, Sensors and Controls, Marriott Downtown at Key Center, Cleveland, OH. This one-of-a-kind event, powered by MetalForming
magazine, promises to educate floor supervisors, manufacturing
engineers and managers, IT directors, and others working in small to
midsized metalforming and fabricating plants on the coming wave of
digital manufacturing and plant-floor connectivity. Attendees will learn
from expert speakers on ERP/MRP software, sensors and machine controls,
while benefitting from myriad case studies describing how IoT improves
OEE while driving quality and productivity improvements.
The AMUG Conference
provides a unique additive manufacturing experience. Designed to
facilitate information exchange between AM users, the conference brings
together individuals of all experience levels that wish to do more with
AM. What makes the AMUG Conference different is the openness of
attendees and their willingness to share. March 31 to April 4, 2019.
Stanley Engineered Fastening’s Indiana plant, small parts for
automotive is big business, requiring fast, efficient production, and
making quick die change an important part of its success.
In-Die Fastening—The Whys and Hows
Part one of this two-part series explores why metal formers may benefit
from performing fastening operations within the press, and how the
technology can be implemented.