Exhibition report - February 22, 2019

Don’t miss this who couldn’t visit IMTS 2018!(2/5)

14 Japanese companies attracted the greatest attention from visitors(2/5)  "IMTS2018", Chicago Show, was held for six days from September 10 to 15, 2018, at McCormick Place in Illinois, U.S. The total of 129,415 visitors visited there...

Exhibition report
- February 20, 2019

Don’t miss this who couldn’t visit IMTS 2018!(1/5)

14 Japanese companies attracted the greatest attention from visitors(1/5)  "IMTS2018", Chicago Show, was held for six days from September 10 to 15, 2018, at McCormick Place in Illinois, U.S. The total of 129,415 visitors visited there...

New products
- February 18, 2019

Top of the range model

Die-sinker EDM [AP30L] Sodick The top of the range model was added to the Die-sinker EDM "AP series" The own model CFRP was used for the main spindle, and weight reduction and high rigidity were realized. The jump operation o...

News
- February 15, 2019

How to survive in next 30 years: Takamatsu Machinery (2/2)

Lathe with machine width of only 1360mm is unveiled The strength of Takamatsu Machinery is medium-and small-sized lathes for the automobile industry. Takamatsu machinery is evaluated the ability to realize the customer needs and devel...

New products
- February 13, 2019

Long edge insert was added to FMAX series

Frontal cutting cutter [FMAX series] Mitsubishi Materials Long-edge insert was added to the FMAX series of milling cutters for finishing aluminium alloys. It is possible to shorten the machining time without the need for interme...

News
- February 11, 2019

The world-leading company of EV’s critical component invests 1.8 billion yen

Odawara Engineering, the world-leading manufacturer of motor coils, decided to construct a new building at the headquarter in Kanagawa Prefecture on September 20, 2018. The amount of investment will be about 1.8 billion yen. Completio...

News
- February 6, 2019

How to survive in next 30 years: Takamatsu Machinery(1/2)

Aiming to become a 100-year corporation Takamatsu Machinery, which has a presence in medium and small lathes for the automobile industry, celebrated its 70th anniversary.Commemorating this, its own exhibition was held at Ishikawa Prefect...

News
- February 4, 2019

NTN acquired a forged ring manufacturer

NTN announced that it would acquire all outstanding shares of Hakui Maruzen, which manufactures forged rings such as the construction machines on October 1, 2018. Hakui Maruzen became a wholly owned subsidiary. NTN aims to strengthen the...

News
- February 1, 2019

Daifuku will consolidate U.S. plants into one

Daifuku, manufacturer of material handling systems, unveiled new plant’s construction of affiliated corporation in the U.S. on September 20, 2018. Daifuku will consolidate two existing plants in Illinois into a new plant in Indiana, whic...

New products
- January 30, 2019

Adding combination type of a lens and barrel

Special shape end mill for finishing [GP1LB type of GALLEA series] Mitsubishi Hitachi Tool Mitsubishi Hitachi Tool added insert of "GP1LB type" to deformed end mill "GALLEA series ". The end surface incorporates a lens R blade,...

News
- January 28, 2019

More than 800 people attended Open House at Nakamura-Tome Precision Industry

Nakamura-Tome Precision Industry held "Open House 2018" (Photo) at the head office plant for three days from October 11 to 13, 2018. It was the first time to take place a large-scale Open House at the head office. More than 800 visito...

News
- January 25, 2019

Honda increased production of motorcycle scooters in India

On October 4, 2018 Honda announced that it would establish a new production line at the plant of affiliated corporation in India, where motorcycles have been manufactured and sold. The new production line will be set up at the fourth plant ...

News
- January 24, 2019

The reason why NIDEC invests 2 billion USD to build a “second headquarter”

NIDEC announced on January 8, 2019 that it would construct a new base (photo) in the neighborhood of the headquarter in Minami-ward, Kyoto. NIDEC manufactures and sells a wide range of products including various motors, controllers, sensors...

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