Category Archives: machining

Hungary’s still Hungry for FERMAT Machine Tools; a 20-year milestone for Fermat Gépek Kft.

November 14, 2018  
Budapest Hungary Parliament on the Danube_Hungarian Flag

Riding a solid demand for high-quality machine tools in Hungary, FERMAT’s local branch, Fermat Gépek Kft., has been supplying customers with powerful and precise horizontal boring mills and accessories for over two decades. Modern Manufacturing, Smart Employment According to the EU’s brainy number-crunchers at Eurostat, much of this enthusiasm for… Read more »

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 »

Breaking the ice in style. FERMAT visits its dealer in Canada, presents the colors, and enjoys a luncheon, an open house with barbeque, and an outdoor party with live music.

September 20, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_Seawolf class sub_Los Angeles class_arctic ice_USN photo by MC 2nd class Micheal H Lee

At the beginning of September, Ms. Irena Dvorakova, FERMAT’s sales representative for Canada, ventured to the Great White North to participate in an open house organized by FERMAT’s Canadian dealer, Megatel, at its spacious offices in Windsor, Canada. Megatel has been in the machine tool business since 1980.  As stated… Read more »

AMB’s the place to be. See FERMAT’s WFT 13 CNC and speak with its representatives at the international metalworking exhibition (AMB) held in Stuttgart, Germany, 18 – 22 September 2018

September 12, 2018  
FERMAT Machine tool manufacturer to be at AMB_2018_hall 9_stand 9D74

Swing by Stand 9D74, Hall 9, and see FERMAT’s most popular table-type horizontal boring mill WFT 13 CNC up-close and personal.  Chat with FERMAT’s gregarious, affable, yet drop-dead serious, German sales team and find out about the power and precision of FERMAT’s machine tools.  From table-type and floor-type horizontal boring… Read more »