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SEMINARS

Gear Finishing Technology

Noise behaviour and load carrying capacity are important criteria for competitive power transmissions. Furthermore, gear design aspires an increase in power density which leads to the demand of higher accuracy. The challenge of…

Ad hoc release: Interim report 2017 – Interroll reports strong order intake, net sales and cash flow

  Record new orders of CHF 244.5 million (+13.2%) Strong order intake growth in all regions, Asia-Pacific grows by +33.7% Net sales reached record high of CHF 203.3 million (+8.6%), and EMEA grows…

MECSPE will return to Parma 22-24 March 2018

After the success of the 17th edition, MECSPE 2018 will return to Parma again. MECSPE is the reference fair for the manufacturing industry. Thanks to the synergy of 11 thematic halls MECSPE offers to the…

EVENTS

EPTDA’S 2nd Regional Conference was hosted by SKF at their UK Headquarter and factory in Luton

EPTDA’S 2ND REGIONAL CONFERENCE WAS HOSTED BY SKF AT THEIR UK HEADQUARTERS AND FACTORY IN LUTON, HIGHLIGHTING THE ONGOING CHALLENGES OF PREVENTING THE COUNTERFEITING OF GOODS The latest EMEA Power Transmission Distributors Association…

Engineering and innovation in the steel industry

Fermel is one of four finalists for Swedish Steel Prize 2017

South African Fermel is one of four finalists for Swedish Steel Prize 2017, an international award that honors the art of engineering and innovation in the steel industry. “We identified this opportunity on…

Grob buys Italian machinery and plant manufacturer for electric motors

Grob acquires DMG meccanica, a leading manufacturer of machinery and plants for the production of stators for electric motors, alternators and generators, to strengthen its research and development work in electro mobility and…

ACQUISITION

Gleason acquires KISSsoft AG

Rochester, New York, USA, February 16, 2017 Gleason Corporation today announced that it has acquired KISSsoft AG, located in Bubikon, Switzerland. KISSsoft is a leader in the development of design software for gears…

PARTNERSHIP

Schuler sells technology center in Tianjin to Feintool

The Schuler Group has sold its technology center in the North Chinese city of Tianjin to the Swiss company Feintool. Based in Lyss, Switzerland, the company plans to produce precision components for the…

CALENDAR

International Gear Conference, 27th – 29th August, 2018 Lyon – Villeurbanne

CALL FOR PAPERS Although gears are considered as some of the oldest machine elements, 21st century industry is becoming ever more dependent on mechanical transmissions due to increasing competitive pressure and more stringent…

Sensors of excellence

Euroswitch is awarded the prestigious UL-CSA Certification

Attesting to conformance of its renowned pressure switches for use in the North-American market

A new important milestone in quality standards for Euroswitch, the well-known designer and manufacturer of sensors of excellence, which is based in Sale Marasino, northern Italy. The company has obtained the new prestigious…

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