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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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DISCOVER MORE WITH MAZAK NORTHEAST™ 2019
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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Mazak Advances HYBRID Technology with MegaStir Acquisition
FLORENCE, Ky., December 3, 2018 – Mazak Corporation has announced its acquisition of MegaStir, a supplier of friction stir welding (FSW) tools and technology located in Provo, Utah. With the acquisition, Mazak continues to expand and build upon its HYBRID Multi-Tasking Machine Technology. The new Mazak MegaStir will provide further system advancements and evolve into an FSW technology center. A resident FSW machine in Provo as well as in other Mazak Technology Centers will provide customers the potential for real manufacturing solutions in a Done...

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Mazak Spotlights HYBRID Multi-Tasking in Second Booth at IMTS 2018
FLORENCE, Ky., May 4, 2018 – At the 2018 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Mazak will feature its advanced HYBRID Multi-Tasking technologies in booth #432000 in the West Hall and 30 of its newest machine tool and automation systems in the South Hall, booth #338300. New to the South Hall booth this year is the Mazak Digital Plaza, a special area for visitors to experience innovations such as SMOOTH Link, the Mazak SmartBox and other powerful SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY digital...

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