Yearly Archives: "2019"

Guest Attendees discuss new machinery and technology at Mazak's DISCOVER 2019 event
Mazak DISCOVER 2019 Draws Thousands of Attendees 
FLORENCE, Ky., November 26, 2019 – More than 2,000 manufacturers from across North America attended Mazak Corporation’s DISCOVER 2019 event held November 5-7 and 12-13 at the company’s North American Manufacturing Headquarters in Florence, Kentucky. The event featured over 30 live machine tool demonstrations, and Mazak unveiled for the first time in North America several productivity-enhancing technologies such as its new MAZATROL SmoothAi control as well as a new mixed reality training and service support system. The company also...

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Yamazaki Mazak Corporation Announces Leadership Transition
FLORENCE, Ky., June 11, 2019 – Manufacturing technology leader Yamazaki Mazak Corporation has announced that President Tomohisa Yamazaki will become the company’s chairman while Vice President Takashi Yamazaki has been named the new president. The transition, which will take effect June 24 and coincides with the company’s 100th anniversary, is the result of a long-planned leadership evolution designed to position the company for continued growth while cementing its ability to provide support to manufacturers around the world. During a June...

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Mazak Expands State-of-the-Art Spindle Rebuild Center in Kentucky
FLORENCE, Ky., May 29, 2019 – With the expansion of its industry-leading Spindle Rebuild Department, Mazak will reset the bar for efficiency and quality in OEM-factorycertified spindle rebuild services. The expanded and newly updated department, which will now be located in the South Building on Mazak’s Kentucky manufacturing campus, will further improve the company’s ability to quickly deliver spindles and reduce customer downtime. The grand opening of the new Spindle Rebuild Department will take place during the...

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Why Integrated Automation Makes Big Sense for Small-Batch Jobs
Automation offers the manufacturing industry three fundamental benefits that align with the priorities facing virtually every shop. First, shops want to increase their overall productivity, especially in the face of a shift to high-mix, low-volume production. Second, shops look for ways to overcome a shrinking supply of skilled labor, as the expertise of an aging workforce disappears into retirement with no clear line of succession to an equally capable new generation. Lastly, shops want automation solutions that raise production accuracy and increase overall parts volume. For today’s...

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Mazak to Showcase Additive Innovations at RAPID + TCT
Mazak’s HYBRID Multi-Tasking innovations create new levels of cost efficiency. These highly productive combinations of additive, subtractive and joining processes can eliminate WIP and transform manufacturing operations through reduced lead times, improved part accuracy, shortened setup times and streamlined processes.

A TECHNOLOGY + EDUCATION EVENT When:May 14 - 16, 2019 Where:Mazak Northeast Technology Center,700 Old County CircleWindsor Locks, CT 06096 Register Today Check the Map Watch the video on the new SMOOTH Control Mazak Northeast Technology Center700 Old County CircleWindsor Locks, CT 06096 What to Expect: Experience the industry’s most advanced manufacturing technology – and potentially find your next highly skilled machinist – at this exciting event. Explore advanced technologies that enhance precision, productivity, flexibility and productivity and address your practical challenges. See demonstrations that include...

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