A longer lasting wire drawing die with better performances. Vassena 19.38Published:10/12/2013
The wire drawing die Vassena 19.38 is a new generation die made with innovative materials and special geometries. By using 19.38 together with the pressure die VG402R, the duration of the tool is 3 or 4 times higher, compared to using just the pressure die.
The use of Vassena 19.38 allows to obtain many benefits:
- More durability
- Better quality of the wire surface
- Less downtime
- Completely reconditionable
Not having to replace the drawing die as often as before means...Read news
Management changeover for NiehoffPublished:10/12/2013
After 20 years as CEO of the Niehoff group, Heinz Rockenhäuser (65, in the picture left) retired at the end of October 2013. Under the leadership of Heinz Rockenhäuser Niehoff not only expanded its market share considerably, but also set up branches and subsidiaries in several countries. During his time as CEO Niehoff expanded its product portfolio while the number of employees in the Niehoff group worldwide increased from about 500 to 720 staff members today. Also a brand-new factory at the company´s headquarters in Schwabach was built, the first part of the plant was inaugurated in 2010. The turnover increased from 50 m euro to 125 m euro, consolidated in the whole Niehoff group even to 150 m euro.
Heinz Rockenhäuser´s successor is Arnd Kulaczewski (in the picture right), who previously was Managing Director (CEO) of the press builder Schuler SMG in Waghäusel, Germany.Read news
Tkt/Weber partnership in Russia - New branch offices and warehousePublished:09/12/2013
The Tkt Group is pleased to announce the strategic partnership with its exclusive agent and distributor for Russia and Ukraine, Weber Comechanics, having its offices and warehouse in Moscow, Russia.
Dedicated technical staff, both at the main office and in the reference area allow greater focus, and a wire drawing Tecnovo© lubricants/Koner©dies storage provide fast response to customer needs with "just in time" deliveries.
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Open day Schnell 2013: great successPublished:08/12/2013
SCHNELL 2013 OPEN DAY that was held in September was a great success not only from the statistical point of view (more than 200 people coming from 32 different countries), but also when considering the enthusiasm shown by all participants.Read news
Two days to find out all the news and the technological innovations that Schnell is proud to introduce once again to help increase the sector of rebar processing, such as...
GMP Slovakia presents new corporate websitePublished:03/12/2013
At a first glance, the new GMP Slovakia's website looks pretty different from all the others:
Before entering the “real” website you have to choose between the two main classes of the company's production: REELS AND DRUMS or TAKE APART REELS AND HANDLING EQUIPMENT.
After choosing...Read news
New logo for a stainless wire leaderPublished:02/12/2013
Sadev INOX, your one-stop solution for stainless steel wire, is proud to introduce its new logo.Read news
Sadev Inox is the specialist for stainless steel since 1938. The French company is able to offer a wide range of stainless steel wires, from machining wire to spring wire, welding wire, cold heading wire, forming wire...
PS Costruzioni: new updatesPublished:01/12/2013
We inform you that PS COSTRUZIONI MECCANICHE Srl will exhibit in the innovative exhibition WIRED-UP! 2013. The company has the pleasure to announce the designing and manufacturing of a new model of Pay Off Cantilever + Dancer unit.Read news
This new Pay Off is very sturdy and can be used for both insulated and non-insulated cables (copper cables).
This Dancer is very sensitive and...
Aqueous solution polymer quench: a green technology alternative for steel cord and bead wire processingPublished:27/11/2013
As sometimes the processed wire diameter range is rather tight, the use of aqueous solution patenting as alternative to the Ecoquench (fluidized bed patenting) may be considered. Having chosen a specific polymer compatible with the most stringent health safety requirements of REACH - the FIB AQUEOUS SOLUTION PATENTING technology - allows the patenting of wires under health safe conditions. The quenching operation sets the structure and consequently...Read news
Fastener Fair Turkey 2013: Final show reportPublished:26/11/2013
Friday, November 22nd the Turkish edition of the Fastener Fair came to an end after receiving good international response. The event, which was held at the Istanbul Expo Centre, brought together in two days 135 exhibitors from 15 countries around the world. Good turnout of Turkish visitors on both days of the fair. Two members of Expometals' staff were there to document and follow the event.
Among the exhibitors of the Fastener Fair we point out a number of companies that also participate in the web portal Expometals.net (Carlo Salvi Spa - Dell'Era Ermanno & Figlio Srl - Ingramatic - Piloni Srl - Rivit Srl - Sacma - Sala Punzoni Srl - Trafilerie San Paolo Srl - TRAMEV srl), plus two new companies that decided to join the portal.
Since 1961, the company has been producing high precision special cold-formed small metal parts, obtained by the cold forming process of wire and strip, following customers’ drawings and being in partnership with leading multinational companies. Around 50% of the production reaches the international Automotive industry market, where high quality of supplies and new technology research and development have always been essential elements.
SARIV is a company who has been present on the market since 1990.
With a high-tech production process in continuous development, SARIV has rapidly reached a leading position within the international market of blind rivets and blind rivet nuts.
Today SARIV owns 5 SARIV distribution companies in Eastern Europe, and a production company in Czech Republic (SARIV AUTOMOTIVE) for turning parts and plain rivets, and cooperates and produces for all the major brands...
Rivit: RIV3450P Orbital riveting machinePublished:25/11/2013
RIV3450P is a brand new tool further enriching the range of fastening tools by Rivit S.r.l. from Bologna (Italy), a comprehensive program of fasteners and tools representing the strength of the RIVIT brand.
The RIV3450P, orbital riveting machine, was designed specifically for solid rivets from Ø 2.0 to 6.0, and for semi-tubular and tubular rivets from Ø 3.0 to 8.0.
It is an electro pneumatic bench tool, for industry and professional applications. It is ideal to be used with metal and hard resins, but not with wood fibers and plastics.
RIV3540P comes without...Read news
Wire and Plastic Machinery: Rope Plant Liquidation in Croatia - last machines on salePublished:24/11/2013
Wire and Plastic Machinery Corp., specializing in second-hand equipment and machines for wire, cable and optical fiber manufacturing, informs that after purchasing in April a complete steel wire rope plant in Croatia, the last machines are to be sold at a discounted price.Read news
Following machines are available:
Cortinovis 200mm 6 / 12 / 18 Wire Tubular Stranders
Dimavag 630mm and 900mm Planetary Stranders
Queins 500mm 12+18 Planetary Strander
Click on "Read news" for further details.
Tkt Group - A research project on "The use of titanium dioxide in dry drawing lubricants"Published:21/11/2013
The latest edition of the international conference Cabwire 2013, held in Milan on November 4th at Palazzo Turati, numbered the participation of Tkt Group with the presentation of a paper entitled "The use of titanium dioxide in dry drawing lubricants". Read news
The study showed the advantages on application of a new generation lubricant 100% free from titanium dioxide, TECNOLUBRE FM/195, through the creation of a “comparison model” analyzing lubricants performances, on purpose created in the laboratories and which opens new perspectives in the field of tribology.
Through this research project, developed in collaboration with the Trento’s University...
15% off voucher from Precision Technology Supplies LtdPublished:19/11/2013
If you're looking for Stainless Steel Industrial Fasteners and Precision Turned Parts, the UK-based manufacturer Precision Technology Supplies Ltd. offers a promotional code that can be used to shop the products online, on www.pts-uk.com.
The code is valid until 15th December and...Read news
Lämnea Bruk to establish branch office in GermanyPublished:18/11/2013
Lämnea Bruk is very pleased to announce that on November, 1st 2013 the company has established a German Branch Office in Iserlohn.Read news
Mr. Thomas Voss, who is well known in the international wire industry as competent partner with his over 35 years of experience in the field, has been appointed as Managing Director.
Gagliardi Luigi snc: new online exhibitor on ExpometalsPublished:14/11/2013
The company has been on the market since 1980, operating in the field of dies grinding and hard metal finished dies.
The tecnology acquired by working on behalf of the main Italian and foreign wireworks, allow to state that on a quality level, Gagliardi's products can compete with the best standards of the field.
The production cycle, led by the owners Luigi and Adriano Gagliardi themselves takes...Read news
Great success during Sacma Warm Forming open house in California Published:12/11/2013
Sacma team would like to thank very much all the customers who visited its Open House dedicated to the Sacma Warm Former machines and technology. This successful demonstration reveals the large interest of the Aerospace fastener manufacturers for the fully integrated Warm Forming technology made by Sacma.Read news
This special Warm Former Demonstration was held in the Los Angeles area at Santa Ana during the week of October 21 – 26, 2013. Sacma demonstrated its five die SP360CRM-WF80 featuring the most technically advanced former available with its integrated heating, cooling and forming systems specifically designed for the Aerospace Fastener Industries.
Sacma introduced the...
CabWire World Conference 2013: Final ReportPublished:11/11/2013
On November 4th, Milan hosted the CabWire World Conference, co-organized by some of the main associations in the wire field: IWCEA (International Wire & Cable Exhibitors Association), WAI (Wire Association International, Inc.), IWMA (International Wire & Machinery Association), ACIMAF (Italian Wire and Cable Machinery Manufacturers), C.E.T (European Wire Drawing Committee), together with Promos and Milan's Chamber of Commerce.
Expometals.net successfully attended the event with a table top, together with some major companies that appear on the portal: August Strecker GmbH & Co KG, Paramount Die Co Inc, Queins Machines GmbH, Fort Wayne Wire Die Inc, Maschinenfabrik Niehoff GmbH & Co and TKT Group SpA.
This year's theme at the conference was “Innovations driving worldwide wire and cable markets”. The total attendees were 180, of which...Read news
The Fastener Fair is coming to TurkeyPublished:11/11/2013
The exhibition for the fastener and fixing industry is coming to Eurasia. Fastener Fair Turkey will take place at IFM - Istanbul Expo Centre in Istanbul from 21 – 22 November 2013.
International manufacturers, distributors and industry professionals are going to converge on Turkey, which is becoming one of Europe's biggest fastener manufacturing countries, propelled by strong domestic demand from key industries (automotive, electrical goods, infrastructure and energy).
Some of the companies appearing on the international web portal Expometals.net are going to exhibit soon at Fastener Fair Turkey. Hereunder, the list.
Carlo Salvi Spa BOOTH 416
Dell’Era Ermanno & Figlio Srl BOOTH 620
Piloni Srl BOOTH 620
Rivit Srl BOOTH 202
Sala Punzoni Srl BOOTH 510
Trafilerie San Paolo Srl BOOTH 449
Tramev Srl BOOTH 449
Viteria Smel Snc BOOTH 252
Click on "Read news" for the complete exhibitors list.Read news
TIS srl: participation in Metal Expo in MoscowPublished:10/11/2013
TIS srl is a company that specializes in TIG welded stainless steel tube from ø 8mm up to ø 60.3 mm. Read news
With 5 lines for the production of tubes and two lines for tube polishing, TIS produces brushed, polished and mirror polished tubes. Since March 2013 the company is able to produce TIG welded annealed stainless steel tubes.
TIS will be showing all its products in Moscow, from 12th until 15th November, at...
MA.DE.RA. ACCIAI: Certification updatePublished:10/11/2013
MA.DE.RA ACCIAI, Italian firm specializing in trading steel wire and stripes, is proud to communicate that, on 9th November 2013, the company has obtained the update of its certifications, according to the UNI EN ISO 9001:2008 norm.
Ma.de.ra trades steel wire and stripes in different materials, as hard, inoxidable...Read news
Microstudio srl - Open House in LondonPublished:06/11/2013
MicroStudio Srl, well-known for its testing instruments, is glad to announce that it will present its solutions from 18 to 22 November 2013 in London, in collaboration with Embassy Machinery Ltd (his distributor in United Kingdom).Read news
The Open House will take place at Embassy Machinery Ltd, 104 High Street, London Colney, Herts.
For more information, click on "Read news".
Violi to exhibit at Ecomondo 2013 - material recovery showPublished:05/11/2013
Violi Srl, leader in the design and production of industrial machinery for wire, tube and jewellery, informs that it will be present with a booth at ECOMONDO 2013 show in Rimini (Italy), which will be held in November 6-9.Read news
Violi srl, in fact, besides designing and creating machines for wire drawing, straightening and cutting wire and pipe, has achieved a high level of specialization in the field of machinery for the recovery of precious metals from...
62nd IWCS Conference in Charlotte, USA: the International Cable Connectivity SymposiumPublished:30/10/2013
On November, 10th – 13th, the Charlotte Convention Centre in Charlotte, NC (USA) will gather together speakers, exhibitors and visitors from all over the world, for the 62nd IWCS Conference - the International Cable Connectivity Symposium.
Engineers and scientists from major companies in the international wire and cable industry will present their latest discoveries.Read news
Furthermore, one-on-one exchange sessions between the authors and the participants will give the possibility to benefit from...
Wire - Tube - Springs - Fastener - Coils - Bars - Metals field
In this section you will find handouts, technical documentation, calculations and tables that were previously on the first version of this site which at the time was called trafilatura.it. The transfer of all documentation will take place over the coming months.