IWMA announce its move from Intras

October 28, 2014

The IWMA yesterday announced that it will be terminating its management contract with Intras Ltd after 40 years. The reason given for this move is the continued growth and development of the International Wire & Machinery Association and its need for its own office space to ensure continued development. The new offices are located near [...]

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Signing the Deal:  Mr. Robert Jahr, PRÜFTECHNIK and Cameron Serles, Xiris

Xiris Partners with Leading NDT Manufacturer PRÜFTECHNIK NDT GmbH

November 28, 2014

Xiris Automation is pleased to announce that leading NDT Manufacturer PRÜFTECHNIK NDT GmbH, Germany, has been signed as its exclusive Distributor of Xiris products for the Tube and Pipe industry for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Taiwan. This agreement enables PRÜFTECHNIK to distribute and support Xiris products with immediate focus on the WI2000p Post Weld Inspection [...]

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Exclusive Sales Contract Awarded To Mathiasen Machinery

November 26, 2014

Mathiasen Machinery, Inc. has been awarded an Exclusive Contract to sell a Complete Semi-Automatic Nokia Maillefer Designed Telephone Cable Plant on behalf of a major international wire and cable manufacturer. The Telephone Wire Plant was designed to produce 30 – , 50 – and 100 -pair telephone cable with polyethylene insulation at a capacity of [...]

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NDC Technologies Introduces the Industry’s First Four-Axis 12 mm Diameter Gauge with up to 100% Ovality Accuracy for Critical Comm Cable Applications

The new Beta LaserMike AccuScan 6012 gauge delivers higher diameter and ovality measurement accuracy over two- and three-axis gauges for increased performance, quality, and savings NDC Technologies, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, announces the availability of the highly anticipated Beta LaserMike AccuScan 6012 four-axis diameter and ovality gauge. Built on [...]

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Roll-Kraft once again hosted their annual regional training seminars in Mentor, Ohio.   The first day focused on training for the tube and pipe mill industry (welded tube and pipe), while the following day was aimed at the roll form industry (primarily addressing open profiles, but also including form square/weld square shapes).  This year’s training events [...]

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IWCS 63rd Conference

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Tekno Tube Arabia 2015

January 10, 2015 10:00 am


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April 27, 2015 9:00 am


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May 12, 2015 10:00 am

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Wires and cables form an integral part of the modern day industries. South Africa, a developing nation holds a significant potential for the wire and cable industry. Wire and cable form the backbone of the present information age, providing users with power, light and communication. Wires and cables are used in industries such as power transmission [...]

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New standard were set with presentations and discussions at the transfluid forum Knowledge is a treasure. This goes without question and is therefore usually kept to oneself. This was not the case at the Innovation Days event held in Schmallenberg (Germany) by transfluid Maschinenbau GmbH. A vast wealth of knowledge for tube machining was shared [...]

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Synalloy (SYNL) Acquires Specialty Pipe & Tube in $31.5M Cash Deal

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