June 2017

Double cantilever chair concept leverages developed in collaboration with DuPont Performance Materials

At this year’s Royal College of Art graduation show, industrial designer Frederic Rätsch is presenting a visual design concept of flexible seating in public spaces, developed in collaboration with DuPont Performance Materials. The…

Brazil ready to host ISTMA World Conference

Joinville, the city located in south region of Brazil is ready to host ISTMA delegates. The largest and most influential encounter of the tooling industry is coming up. Attendees will have a unique opportunity…

China is the newest ISTMA World member

China was formally recognized as ISTMA member in May 2017. The Chinese Die & Mould Industry Association – CDMIA based in the city of Beijing has been acknowledge as the newest ISTMA member…

What does the future hold for the industrial sectors in the USA and Mexico?

They were major beacons of hope for international manufacturers of production technology: the USA with its re-industrialisation programme, and Mexico, which had evolved into one of the world’s most important automaking locations. But…

Okuma celebrated the tenth anniversary of its Technical Centre East by presenting Industry 4.0 solutions

Okuma Europe welcomed 80 exclusively invited international guests to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its technical support centre in Parndorf, Austria, this June. While lauding the past decade, the hosts also provided an…

GE Additive partners with Stryker to support industrial 3D printing for healthcare sector

GE Additive (Woburn, MA) and medical device company Stryker (Kalamazoo, MI) have entered into a partnership to support Stryker’s growth in additive manufacturing. The agreement covers new additive machines, materials and services for…

Milling threads without a tapping drill bore

As a precision manufacturer at the high end of its sector, Eropräzisa makes no compromises with its milling tools. This is why, for the last few years, it has decided to commit to…

World’s first car made from bio-based composites makes global debut

The Lina electric vehicle, developed by TU/Ecomotive (the student team of Eindhoven University of Technology) employs a combination of a bio-based composite and bioplastics to create a lightweight chassis. The bio-based composite is…

An overwrapped pressure vessel manufactured from continuous recycled carbon fiber

Steelhead Composites in partnership with Vartega and Michelman, debut the first composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV) manufactured from continuous recycled carbon fiber tow. Steelhead Composites fabricated a type 3 COPV using only recycled continuous…

Prodways Group opens up new horizons for 3D-printed footwear

Prodways Group, a French industrial 3D printing company, has announced the commercial development of a portfolio which addresses several areas of footwear manufacturing. The portfolio consists of a new elastomeric material, a fully integrated…

Mould&Die World magazine © 2017 All Rights Reserved