Precision engineering and effective problem-solving from Carrs
As a case study in precision engineering and effective problem-solving, Carrs Welding Technologies recently encountered a challenging scenario involving the repair of a crankshaft from a high-performance engine.
BLM’s bike shelter project with Lasertube and tube benders
In this article, a practical case is examined to illustrate how the adoption of Lasertube, tube benders and wire benders, along with related programming and integration software, saved time and reduced material consumption in […]
Beam delivery products from Laser Mech aid cutting & welding
The FiberWELD® DHµ is a compact, DED head for medium power, fibre-based laser manufacturing applications. FiberCUT® STa features programmable focus position adjustment which delivers exacting cutting in materials with varying […]
Nukon fibre laser brings ‘significant benefit’ to manufacturer
Investing in a Nukon 2D fibre laser machine from Nukon Lasers UK brought significant vertical integration, product development and sustainable manufacturing benefits to Gripple – a world-leading manufacturer of wire […]
CEC introduces new Client Relationship Manager for AILU
Nigel Addison-Evans is responsible for working with associations, organisations and businesses to help them understand how through taking a holistic approach to energy management, Control Energy Costs (CEC) can support […]
Laser Expertise cuts metal parts for sports technology company
BatFast provides the most true-to-life batting sports simulations. The company utilises cutting-edge technology, including augmented reality and precision-built hardware which calibrates to various difficulty levels.
Subcontractor targets space sector with TRUMPF AM system
Doncaster-based Laser Additive Solutions (LAS), a rapidly expanding subcontract provider of laser processing and additive manufacturing services, is targeting customers in the UK’s burgeoning space sector following its investment in […]
Cut Tec delivers precision & quality with Trotec laser cutter
Based in Barnsley, Yorkshire, Cutting Technologies is a leading laser cutting service provider that has served diverse industries for over 20 years and is committed to providing exceptional service to […]
Coherent’s AM technology for advanced ceramic components
Coherent has developed an additive manufacturing process capable of producing advanced ceramic components for high-performance thermal management applications, including for next-generation semiconductor capital equipment.
Renishaw & industry valve supplier introduce AM to oil and gas
To explore the benefits of additive manufacturing (AM) processes in the oil and gas sector, UK industrial valve supplier KOSO Kent Introl has collaborated with global engineering technologies company Renishaw.
Hamamatsu innovates in laser metal machining optics
Hamamatsu develops new optical component for laser metal machining. Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a new LCOS-SLM (Liquid Crystal On Silicon – Spatial Light Modulator), the X15213-03CL, that delivers the world’s […]
Ophir non-contact beam profiler for high power lasers
MKS Instruments has announced the Ophir® BeamWatch® Plus, a non-contact beam profiling system for measuring focus shift, focus spot size, and position of high power industrial lasers operating in the […]
Spectra-Physics fs laser for fast, high quality micromachining
MKS Instruments introduces its Spectra-Physics® IceFyre® FS IR200 laser, an industrial femtosecond laser offering >200 W power and >200 µJ pulse energy with ultrashort <500 fs pulses in the infrared […]
FOBA is coming to the market with an ultrashort pulse laser
FOBA’s new F.0100-ir marking system creates deep black markings on medical stainless steel, titanium, or plastics. Its adjustable pulse width and its 10 watts laser power enable accurate results on […]
Industry-first 5 year warranty & double energy on Fluence laser
Fluence Technology is introducing new, higher energy versions of its popular Jasper X0 series of femtosecond lasers, along with an industry-first 5-year oscillator warranty for the complete Jasper X0 series.
Ophir software – easy laser beam analysis for AM processes
MKS Instruments has released Ophir® BeamPeek™ Software for field technicians, easy-to-use laser beam analysis software for fast, accurate, real-time measurement of lasers in additive manufacturing chambers.
SCANLAB presents new scan heads and innovative software
The scan heads of the new intelliSCAN IV series set standards in terms of compactness, performance, and integration capability. Thanks to reduced dimensions and integrated water cooling, they offer greater […]
AMRC North West in game-changing development for metal AM
The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) North West is working with Theta Technologies to investigate its new non-destructive testing (NDT) product which the company says is a […]
Coherent’s next-gen Matrix UV lasers for marking applications
Coherent Corp. has announced the introduction of its next-generation ultralow-cost Matrix nanosecond pulsed UV lasers for high-contrast marking applications in consumer goods, industrial electronics, home appliances, and packaging.
NUBURU and GE Additive sign joint development agreement
The agreement aims to explore commercial opportunities using NUBURU’s proprietary blue laser technology and GE Additive’s machine and system expertise, with the goal of continuing to improve speed and accuracy […]
The HiLASE Centre is heading into new application areas
In view of the dynamic trend in the development of new technologies, including the usability of laser applications, HiLASE has define five ambitious application areas in which laser technology will […]
Renishaw celebrates 50 years of engineering innovation
This year, global engineering technologies business, Renishaw, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The company, which was founded on 4 April 1973, will mark this significant milestone with a year of […]