Modern Machine Shop

JAN 2018

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SHOP TALK MMS JANUARY 2018 52 Industry News market while increasing its numer of customers in the industrial, aerospace, alternative energy, trans- portation, consumer products and medical sectors. President and CEO Mark Reichenbacher added that the company will employ 50 people at the new facility. SW North America is a designer and manu- facturer of high-precision multi-spindle HMCs and other metalworking manufacturing systems, specializing in providing equipment for machining mid- to high-volume, prismatic components using four- and five-axis multi-spindle technologies. The company previously operated a small office in Canton, Michigan. Company officials stated that expansion for added manufacturing activity at the New Hudson facility is expected to begin as early as 2018. | SW North America Inc. 734-736-4027 | Lincoln Electric Welding School Opens Training Center In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of its legacy welding school, Lincoln Electric will open its new Welding Technology & Training Center on its Euclid, Ohio, campus in January. The center's opening highlights the company's role of running one of the oldest continually operating welding schools. The two-story facility has more than 100,000 square feet, doubling the company's welding education capacity. It features a virtual reality training lab with Appoints President/CEO has appointed Ronald L. Hollis, Ph.D., as its president and CEO. Dr. Hollis joined the firm in October 2017 with the goal of using his expertise in the manu- facturing sector to help redefine the platform and usher it into the future, the company says. Dr. Hollis founded Quickparts. com Inc. and served as its pres- ident and CEO. The firm's goal was to simplify the purchase of low-volume custom parts with online instant quoting. Previously, he founded and served as president and CEO of Rapid Tech Engineering, which provided engineering services for product development and became a value-added reseller of 3D printers. Earlier, he helped guide operations as a vice presi- dent at injection molding manu- facturer Fastec Engineering. | 888-404-9686 | www . alliedmachine . com 120 Deeds Drive, Dover OH 44622, United States Drilling Boring Reaming Burnishing Threading Specials 1.800.321.5537

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