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Conroe Machine produces many components for directional drilling of oil and gas wells.

Toolpath Simulation Allows Shop to Go ‘Crash-Free in Conroe’

February 28, 2020
Gassed up your car this week? If so, you might want to thank Conroe Machine LLC. That’s because among the many parts machined by this specialty job shop in Conroe, Texas are most of the components used to build downhole positive displacement motors (PDMs.)
By Conroe Machine LLC
Travis White of Honeycutt Manufacturing at the SINUMERIK 840D sl CNC, the Siemens control onboard the Grob G550T.

Shop Cuts Machining Steps From Six to Two, Generates More Business

February 27, 2020
Honeycutt Manufacturing, Mukilteo, Wash., a job shop that serves the aerospace, marine and general industrial markets, made a major investment recently in a Grob G550T five-axis universal machining center.
By Honeycutt Manufacturing
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Absolute Machine Tools Grows Integrated Systems and Engineered Solutions Services

February 21, 2020
Shrinking availability of skilled labor and continual cost-reduction pressures are magnifying the importance of manufacturing systems, services and integrated solutions, according to machine tool importer and distributor Absolute Machine Tools Inc., Lorain, Ohio.
By Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. Press Release
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MFG 2020 to be Held April 1-5 in Fort Lauderdale

February 20, 2020
The Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT) has announced that The MFG Meeting will be held April 1-5, 2020 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa.
By Association for Manufacturing Technology Press Release
Winglets from Daher Used on New Gulfstream G700 Large-Cabin Business Jet

Winglets from Daher Used on New Gulfstream G700 Large-Cabin Business Jet

February 18, 2020
Performance-enhancing winglets built by Daher are incorporated on Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.’s all-new G700, contributing to this twin-engine business jet’s fuel efficiency and ultralong-range.
By Daher Press Release
Dr. Joseph Foldyna (left), director of the Institute of Geonics of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Ostrava, Czech Republic, presented the Best Paper certificate to Michael Lo (middle) and Dr. Axel Henning (right) of OMAX Corp.

Michael Lo, Kevin Hay, and Dr. Axel Henning Selected for Best Paper at Water Jet 2019 Conference

February 13, 2020
Three members of the OMAX Research and Development team, Michael Lo, Kevin Hay, and Dr. Axel Henning, have won the Best Paper at the Water Jet 2019 conference in the Czech Republic.
By OMAX Corporation Press Release
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