Production Machining

DEC 2017

Production Machining - Your access to the precision machining industrial buyer.

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NEWS "When I was at school, I thought uni- versity was the way forward," she explains. "Before starting at Renishaw, I completed my A Levels and even had a place at university. "I decided that an apprenticeship would suit me better than university, as I wanted to get stuck-in and gain practical experience," she continues. "During my time at Renishaw, not only have I completed a full honors degree, I've also worked on cutting-edge projects. This has built my confidence and improved my practical skills." :: Renishaw Inc. 847-286-9953, :: Star SU to Produce Scudding Tools for Profilator Star SU LLC has formed an alliance with Profilator to manufacture scudding tools for the global market and in North America in cooperation with German Machine Tools of America (GMTA). Scudding is an improvement to traditional power skiving technology for gear production. Often thought to be limited to internals only, scudding is beginning to compete in shap- ing, broaching and other gear-cutting applications for gears and splines. David Goodfellow, president of Star SU LLC, is pleased with the partnership. "Star SU is using its vast experience of gear-cutting tool technology for new tool development, as well as its tool service centers to support Profilator on this new technology process." :: Star SU LLC 847-649-1450, :: Autocam Medical Facility Recertifies to ISO 13485:2016 Autocam Medical's Plymouth, Massachu- settes, facility has been recertified to ISO 13485:2016. ISO 13485 requires that the certified organization demonstrates the quality system is effectively implemented and maintained. The scope of the certificate for the global contract manufacturer of surgical implants, instruments and related products is contract manufacturer of ma- chined non-sterile medical device compo- nents and instruments, built to customer specifications. According to Greg Coberly, global direc- tor of quality, "This recertification indicates our continued investment in a quality man- agement system, which ensures process control, accurate reporting and traceability. This approach improves manufacturing integrity, reduces lead time and provides the most reliable and high quality medical device components for our customers. This facility is also certified under ISO 9001." :: Autocam Medical 877-633-8080 drilling, milling, threading & deburring tough materials SMALL DIMENSIONS FOR – Stainless steel – Titanium – Superalloys – CrCo alloys HIGH PERFORMANCE IN – Machining time – Tool life – Process reliability – Accuracy Mikron Corp. Monroe 06468 Monroe, CT :: 13

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