Custom Forging Press Provides Required Precision to Forge Titanium Parts

When aerospace and medical device manufacturers need titanium parts produced in volume with exceptional precision and quality, it is often assumed that CNC machining is the best metalworking approach. However, with recent advances in the controls and automation of hydraulic forging presses, precision parts can now be forged to extremely tight tolerances and finished with additional machining if necessary. Ajax/CECO/Erie Press Hydraulic Forging Press The author of this...

Bridging the forging industry workforce gap with AR

Augmented Reality technology in the forging industry can provide expert step-by-step troubleshooting and training remotely. This forging technology will dramatically increase uptime and productivity. Today, forging companies are facing significant workforce challenges that can lead to decreased productivity and increased downtime. Manufacturers are struggling to find skilled workers to replace those who are retiring and to develop young workers to fill the knowledge...

500,000 hours worked safely!

Our Team celebrated this great accomplishment today and made it our GAME DAY so we could sport our individual team jerseys. We care about each one of our members and strive to work efficiently AND safely in all aspects of our...

Labor Shortage: Automation Bridging the Gap

Turnkey automated forging systems are helping forgers to address the ongoing skilled labor shortage successfully. Industrial Equipment News Jan 17th, 2022 Del Williams As the nation's economy faces an ongoing labor shortage, automation will play a key role in bridging the labor gap for the forging industry. This is particularly true for Tier-2 metalworking shops, competing with larger OEMs and Tier 1 shops for the small talent pool of skilled workers. According to...

Next Level Aerospace Forging Equipment

Graphic Human Machine Interface (HMI) capability enables operators to see how the machine is functioning and speeds local/remote diagnostics and troubleshooting Manufacturing Tomorrow September 2, 2021 Although the aerospace forging industry has been in existence for many decades, today's forge press HMIs are enhancing production uptime and control. A Human-Machine Interface (HMI) is a user interface or dashboard that connects a person to a machine, or forging system....