• EMO 2007 “the best ever”

    October 23, 2007 0 comment

    MACHINE tool manufacturers and machine tool users from around the world came together in Hannover in September to attend the world famous EMO, with all agreeing it was the best show ever.

  • Hand-held laser scanner

    October 15, 2007 0 comment

    CREAFORM has introduced the EXAscan, its latest self-positioning handheld laser scanner. The EXAscan laser scanner is equipped with a third high definition camera, located in the upper central section, which greatly increases the scanning resolution as well as the data acquisition accuracy.

  • Industry slowed in September

    October 5, 2007 0 comment

    SEPTEMBER was one of those months manufacturers would prefer not to have, according to the latest manufacturing index.

  • Intrinsically safe mobile computer

    October 3, 2007 0 comment

    INTERMEC has introduced the CK32IS intrinsically safe handheld computer. The CK32IS was designed from inception for hazardous environments, meeting the most stringent requirements not only for flammable gases, vapours, liquids, but also for dust, fibres and flyings.

  • Vic project helps manufacturers stay ahead of the game

    September 25, 2007 0 comment

    MANUFACTURERS may soon be able to access the latest cutting-edge technologies via the internet thanks to a $2.4m Australian Government innovation grant.