Like sheet metal products, sheet metal advancements come in many shapes and forms. We take a look at how specialised ERP and CAD/CAM solutions for sheet metal applications can help the businesses of contract manufacturers. By Michael E Neumann
Adding versatility and the ability to produce better parts to a fibre laser cutting machine have made it competent in cutting both thick and thin sheet metal while producing a level of quality that was difficult to achieve in the past. By Joson Ng
Ditzingen, Germany: Trumpf, a manufacturer of machine tools, has bought 60 percent of shares in France-based BeSpoon—a provider of sensors, system components and software for position-tracking processes.