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IMTS 2014: The Beginning of the End and Then a New Start

Executive Editor James D. Sawyer


"The shop floor is my favorite office," said Kennametal chairman, president and CEO Carlos Cardoso as he prepares to transition to retirement following the close of IMTS 2014. While he  may be giving up his executive suite when he departs Kennametal at the end of December, it is unlikely he will be able to tear himself away from his favorite and first "office." Full Article

IMTS 2014: Chinese Machine Tool Maker Considering US Factory

Senior Editor Bill Koenig


Chinese machine tool maker SMTCL is considering whether to build a U.S. factory, which would supply customers in North America, the company said Monday at the International Manufacturing Technology Show. Full Article

NewsDesk: GE Announces Additive Manufacturing Facility

Edited by Editor in Chief Sarah A. Webster


GE Aviation, a global leader in jet engine and aircraft system production, in July announced plans to bring high-volume additive manufacturing to its facility in Auburn, AL. This facility will be the first of its kind to mass produce additive components for the jet propulsion industry. Full Article

Cooper Standard to Become Majority Owner of Largest Chinese Automotive Sealing Manufacturer

Press Release - Cooper Standard


Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CPS), the parent company of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc. (“Cooper Standard”), today announced it has agreed to purchase an additional 47.5 percent of Huayu-Cooper Standard Sealing Systems Co., Ltd., its joint venture with Huayu Automotive Systems Co. Full Article

Software Update: Programming the Next Generation of Multitasking Machines

Edited by Senior Editor Patrick Waurzyniak


Bill Gibbs is the founder and president of Gibbs and Associates (Moorpark, CA), developer of GibbsCAM software. He is also president of Cimatron North America (Novi, MI) and vice chairman of Cimatron Ltd. (Givat Shmuel, Israel).  Full Article

TRUMPF Inc. Presents 2014 Awards to Sales Representatives

Press Release - TRUMPF Inc.


TRUMPF Inc. presented the 2014 sales achievement awards at its annual sales meeting on July 30, 2014. Held at TRUMPF’s North American headquarters in Farmington, Conn., the awards were presented by Burke Doar, Senior Vice President of TRUMPF Inc. Full Article

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