Category Archives: Investments

Casing the joint; FERMAT goes to the town of Dobris to see the sites and visit Bobcat’s new Innovation and Development Center for an upcoming video

April 17, 2018  
FERMAT Machinery_Bobcat_Dobris chateaux

Last week, members of FERMAT’s video production team called on an important customer in the Central Bohemian town of Dobris, located about 40 km south of Prague.  The customer, Bobcat Doosan, recently purchased a shiny, new FERMAT WFT 13 CNC for its innovation and development center, built alongside Bobcat’s extensive manufacturing… Read more »

FERMAT’s Seat at the Oil-Rich Feast of the Middle East

February 28, 2018  
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FERMAT recently installed two of its most popular table-type horizontal boring mills, WFT 13 CNC, in Doha, Qatar.  FERMAT’s customer, ITAG International Qatar, is part-and-parcel of The Arabian International Petroleum Corporation (AIPC) which bought ITAG Celle in 2001.  ITAG Celle was founded in 1912 by Hermann von Rautenkranz, and it… Read more »

FERMAT’s Customer to Craft Colossal Components in Cuxhaven, Nordmark, in Czech Republic last week for pre-acceptance of first WRF 160 Heavy specially built for the project

November 16, 2017  
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Last week, Mr. Michael Jacobsen, production manager and founder of Nordmark, and Mr. Jan Ferenc, director of sales at FERMAT, cruised to Cuxhaven, Germany, to check out Nordmark’s manufacturing facility under construction at the Offshore Base Port and Maritime Industry Park at the mouth of the Elbe River. Nordmark specializes… Read more »

Your best bet is what you spend your money on.

June 22, 2017  

For the past 30 years in the West, it’s become fashion to believe everyone’s better off making their livelihoods in an economy as far away from manufacturing as possible because industry brings dreary benefits to the individual, family and environment (with unrepentant smokestacks belching out pollution à la 1942).  The… Read more »

News and Updates from January and February 2017

February 21, 2017  
FERMAT Machinery News and Updates for January_February 2017_New Foundation, WFC 10 HS CNC, India_The latest happenings

Curious about what goes on behind the scenes in the action-packed world of CNC machine tools?  Want to know more about the jet-setting crew of FERMAT’s elite sales team, always on the go, vacationing in industrial parks and manufacturing facilities all over the world?  Yearning for eagle-eye insight about the… Read more »

Russ Romancing Romania

June 1, 2016  
Picturesque Romanian Square

There’s nothing sexier than a large purse, and that’s just what the EU has endowed Romania with—a voluptuous allocation of gorgeous EU funds through its Regional Operational Programme (ROP) 2014-2020. According to the European Commission’s regional policy website, “the Regional Operational Programme (ROP) aims at promoting smart sustainable and inclusive… Read more »

Build Your Own Machine

May 10, 2016  

Whether you’ve decided to purchase a new CNC horizontal boring mill to upgrade manufacturing facilities or weighing possible investments allowing you to seize new business opportunities, you need a clear estimate of what you can get for your money—what kind of machine you can build, how much bang for your buck…. Read more »

Off to Luxembourg to visit the Dynamic Duo!

April 22, 2016  
Flag of Luxembourg

Well, not quite.  Actually, it’s Luxemburg, Wisconsin. And, the Duo is one of FERMAT’s incredible creations, a double-headed monster, a gigantic floor type CNC horizontal boring machine, the WRF 160 DUO CNC.  It’s two columns (Y axes surging 5 meters high), each wielding a powerful headstock, machine with ferocity, independently,… Read more »

Living High on the Hog: EU Funds Fuel a Feeding Frenzy in Bulgaria as Manufacturers Hunger for Machine Tools

March 10, 2016  
Bulgarian Cuisine

In a show of Slavic solidarity, Mr. Russel Karimov, FERMAT’s Sales Manager for Bulgaria, who hails from the industrial town of Sterlitamak, the second largest city in the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia, a machine-tool Mecca in Soviet times, visited FERMAT’s leading dealer in Sofia, the company Polymeta C, to map… Read more »