Tag Archives: Brno

Another WFT 13 CNC, FERMAT’s best-selling table-type horizontal boring mill, finds a happy home in India.

February 1, 2018  
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With Indian manufacturing increasing, its demand for even more sophisticated machine tools has also climbed steadily, growing at a fine tempo to match increasing profits from high-quality machining, milling, and metalwork. In the December 2017 update from the India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF), a trust established by the Department of… Read more »

FERMAT’s WFT 13 CNC made to order, with modified column and crisp blue suit

January 9, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_WFT 13 CNC_spindle diameter 130 mm_table type horizontal boring mill

Unlike Henry Ford’s famous remark concerning his Model T in 1909, “Any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants so long as it is black,” FERMAT’s more than happy to oblige all its customers’ fashion demands.  A brand-new table-type horizontal boring mill WFT 13 CNC built… Read more »

Cultural Events for FERMAT Family and Friends

December 13, 2017  
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It’s easy to get wrapped up in the wonderful world of machine tools, industry, manufacturing, and the raw power of tearing through angry workpieces of iron or steel.  The dynamics of creating the real tools that shape our modern existence can often leave the die-hard machine tool manufacturer removed from… Read more »

Small Arms, Tractors, Machine Tools and More…

November 22, 2017  
CSR_soldiers_ZB_vz_26 Czechoslovakian soldiers using ZB vz 26 light machine gun_Brno_machine tool manufacturer and 1200px-ZB_vz._26_at_Great_Patriotic_War_museum_in_Smolensk

A recent visit by a FERMAT customer from the US, an enthusiast of history, machine tools, firearms, and Czech language, was not only a pleasure for our sales team, but also an educational impulse for us to uncover more about the story of machine tool production, including horizontal boring mills… Read more »

A look back, FERMAT’s act of charity for the children’s home Dagmar

October 5, 2017  
FERMAT charity drive_cleaning supplies and toiletries for children of Detsky domov Dagmar_Brno_Czechia

In the fiercely competitive world of modern industry, sometimes it’s easy to forget the true definition of success lies not only in excellence in manufacturing, service and sales, but also in the benefits a company provides its community.  With the heart of FERMAT’s manufacturing and assembly halls in Brno, it’s… Read more »

Sam Sikandar, International Trade Officer & Corporate Legal Adviser for LUCAS, a FERMAT Group company

September 19, 2017  
Sam Sikandar LUCAS a FERMAT Group company machine tool manufacturer

Mr. Sam Sikandar, International Trade Officer and Corporate Legal Adviser for LUCAS, a FERMAT Group company, joined the firm in the spring of 2017.  His responsibility of growing LUCAS’s dealership network has taken off recently with forging new strategic partnerships, securing a transaction in the Americas for the oil and… Read more »

Rodney Zimmerman, Sales Manager at LUCAS, a FERMAT Group company, on a recent tour of FERMAT’s manufacturing facilities in Prague and Brno with potential customers from the US. His story, in his own words and photos.

July 3, 2017  

As a native Floridian, I grew up with the attitude that air conditioning is an essential element of modern life.  I have carried that sentiment into adulthood, and into the Great Lakes area of the United States where I now live.  I run my air constantly in the house and… Read more »

Taming the Bedouins of Brno; FERMAT’s design and training departments no longer roam the wide industrial expanse.

June 28, 2017  
FERMAT Design Department taking a rest and contemplating new machine tools

The wildly feisty and free-spirited designers of FERMAT’s powerful and precise table-type and floor-type horizontal boring mills, as well as its outstanding milling heads, have finally given up their rugged independence and have now settled down in a happy marriage of opposites with FERMAT’s stolid, brainiac training department.  They are… Read more »

Following the Amber Road, from Brno to the Baltics

March 7, 2017  
Etruscan Ram's Head Pendant 500 to 400 B.C.

The Amber Road was an ancient trade route stretching from the Baltics to the Adriatic along which precious translucent fossil resin, highly-prized for flashy adornments (especially if it had a nifty bug in it), was swapped for goods and sent south to fill workshops of fastidious jewelry makers with such… Read more »

Join us at the International Engineering Trade Fair in Brno, Czech Republic, Pavilion P, Stand 008, October 3-7, 2016, for entertainment, hospitality, machine tools.

September 20, 2016  

The International Engineering Trade Fair (MSV) is the premier industrial trade show in Central and Eastern Europe.   Boasting an annual participation of over 1,500 exhibitors and 75,000 visitors from 59 countries worldwide, MSV offers an excellent opportunity for manufacturers of machine tools and potential customers to meet, discuss, and strike a… Read more »