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Machine Tool Mega Show TIMTOS x TMTS 2022 Opens

February 22, 2022
TIMTOS x TMTS 2022, the first co-branded machine tool mega show in Taiwan has opened. A total of 950 exhibitors in 5,100 booths has packed Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Hall 1 & 2. The physical show will go for six days while the one-month online exhibition till March 21.
By Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) Press Release
Digital Twin of the TRAK VMC7si using Create MyVirtual Machine from Siemens

TRAK Machine Tool Selects Siemens SINUMERIK for New Machine Tools

October 20, 2021
SINUMERIK ONE digital-native CNC selected as the control of choice for new line of milling and turning production machines
By Siemens Press Release
With the new ctrlX I/O portfolio, Rexroth´s automation platform will be even better connected and geared to future technologies.

Bosch Rexroth presented I/O portfolio at FABTECH

September 28, 2021
Bosch said it lifted its automation platform to the next level with ctrlX I/O while showing it at the show.
By Bosch Rexroth Press Release
Siemens offers wall-mounted or free-standing versions of its new SINAMICS G120XE enclosed drive system for use on fans, pumps and compressors used in harsh environments  and industries such as oil-and-gas/petrochemical, power plants, chemical processing, water treatment, waste processing and mining.

Siemens Introduces New Enclosed Drive Series

August 18, 2021
New SINAMICS G120XE enclosed drive series for industrial pump, fan and compressor use in harsh environments, heavy-duty positioning.
By Siemens Press Release
Marposs has announced the BLU LT control system for machine tool applications of medium complexity.

Marposs Announces BLÚ LT Modular Control System for Machine Tools

March 18, 2021
Marposs Announces BLÚ LT Modular Control System for Machine Tools; Suited for Applications of Medium Complexity
By Marposs Press Release
FANUC offers two data analytics programs, MT-LINKi and FASData (shown here), both able to capture vast amounts of machine tool data.

The Connected Control

February 22, 2021
Ethernet ports first started appearing on CNC lathes and machining centers more than 20 years ago.
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By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
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