Category Archives: Czech Republic

From the Andes to the Alps, a Colombian climber who’s scaled some of the highest peaks ascends FERMAT’s Latin America sales team.

November 6, 2018  
FERMAT Brno_Czech Republic_Stephanie Figueredo

Last week, on Wednesday, 31st October 2018 (while everyone else was gearing up for Halloween), Ms. Stephanie Figueredo travelled to Brno to visit FERMAT’s main manufacturing and assembly plants.  Mr. Jakub Kominka, head of FERMAT’s training department, gave her the grand tour. Ms. Figueredo, who hails from Colombia, has recently… Read more »

THK stands for “Toughness,” “High Quality,” and “Know-how.”

October 30, 2018  
THK Co. of Japan_Mr. Akihiro Teramachi_Mr. Toshiki Matsuda

Two weeks ago, FERMAT enjoyed a special visit from one of its suppliers, THK Co., Ltd.  The Japanese company manufactures an array of machine tool components (one of its earliest successes was the development and commercialization of LM guides, which solved many difficulties arising from linear motion and rolling contact)…. Read more »

New video on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: How it’s made, BOBCAT—Loaders, Excavators, Skid-Steer Loaders.

October 24, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool Manufacturer_loaders_excavators_assembly line_BOBCAT How it's made

Walk with FERMAT through Bobcat’s innovation center and manufacturing plant, a huge complex, which also incorporates a training center and testing grounds, services the markets of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.  Clink on the link below and watch the video. FERMAT’s WFT 13 is the latest investment at Bobcat’s… Read more »

Out soon, video on BOBCAT’s Innovation Center and Manufacturing Plant, the heart of its European, Middle Eastern, and African operations.

October 18, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool Manufacturer_Patrik Uhlir outside Bobcat

On 15-16 October 2018, FERMAT’s film production team travelled to the small Central Bohemian town of Dobris, Czech Republic, to get a behind-the-scenes look at Bobcat’s innovation center and manufacturing plant. The huge complex, which also incorporates a training center and testing grounds, services the markets of Europe, the Middle… Read more »

Tilting Headstock for WRF 150/160

October 12, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool Manufacturer_Horizontal boring mills_Tilting Headstock_offshore industry

In a nod to the growing demand for machining huge components used in heavy industry, transportation, construction, and power generation, FERMAT developed a tilting headstock with exquisite performance, able to mill and machine gigantic workpieces of iron and steel at angles unlocking manufacturing potential for big-ticket profits. FERMAT’s WRF series… Read more »

“Control the FORCE You Must.” And, FERMAT Machine Tool certainly did during their adventure at IMTS 2018, in a city far, far away.

October 4, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool_Chicago_IMTS 2018_Mr Michal Bures and Yoda_chilling at IMTS and controlling the force

IMTS 2018, Chicago—blue skies, big city. On the other side of the galaxy from Coruscant, the leader of FERMAT Machine Tool made a plan for slipping one of his most elite sales team representatives, Mr. Milos Rybicka, who wishes to remain anonymous, into the confines of the International Manufacturing Technology… Read more »

FERMAT Machine Tool’s new catalogue; fashion, design, cylindrical grinders

September 25, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool_new catalogue

Coming in at # 8 on The New York Times Best Sellers list, FERMAT Machine Tool’s new catalogue delves straight into the heart of modern cylindrical grinders in a no-holds-barred, gripping, page-turner starring an array of machines meticulously described and illustrated in stunning, full-color photographs. After an eloquent foreword penned… Read more »

A new generation of giants

September 5, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_ WRF floor type horizontal boring mills_second generation_Goya_El_coloso

FERMAT’s series of colossal floor-type horizontal boring mills has just beefed up and cut the fat.  With an even stronger build and a firmer design, the new-and-improved heavyweight champions need less headroom and can reach farther down to strike terror at ground level. FERMAT’s clever cabal of machine tool designers… Read more »

Meet Camden Gulden

August 29, 2018  
FERMAT LUCAS_Camden Gulden

Mr. Camden Gulden, an amiable American who hails from the “Pine Tree State” (Maine), has taken over the role of Key Account Manager for LUCAS, liaising with dealers throughout the US market. A gentleman and a scholar… and an athlete Mr. Gulden effuses a polite, congenial manner buoyed by a… Read more »

Another giant on the rise: FERMAT’s building an even bigger gantry in Brno.

August 22, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_gantry construction in Brno

It looks like an Imperial Walker straight out of Star Wars.  But this behemoth’s even more handy, especially if you’re taking on the Rebel Alliance.  With it, you can build all sorts of incredible machines, including Death Stars, that will help you dominate the galaxy… or at least make a… Read more »