Tag Archives: cnc horizontal boring mills

Italy, sun-drenched days, sylphlike nights, where modern manufacturing’s melded with millennia of culture

March 5, 2019  
Lago di Garda FERMAT enjoying the benefits of the Italian machine tool market_pleasant evening

In mid-February 2019, Mr. Jan Ferenc and other members of FERMAT’s sales team journeyed to the temperate climes of Italy.   Although manufacturing is abuzz, it doesn’t create a fast-and-loose sprawl of scurrying activity, or crushing might.  It’s not a rough and unwieldy giant walking across the landscape.  Instead, its integration… Read more »

FERMAT’s sales manager for Latin America invites Mexican dealer to Czech Rep. to tour facilities, talk shop, and see Prague

January 23, 2019  
Protecnic Soluciones CNC_visiting FERMAT

On Friday, 18 January 2019, FERMAT’s sales manager for Latin America, Ms. Stephanie Figueredo, enjoyed the opportunity to show FERMAT’s main manufacturing and assembly halls in Brno, Czech Republic, to a well-established machine tool dealer in the Mexican market, Mr. Alfredo Nevarez, Director of Protecnic Soluciones CNC. Building a good… Read more »

Indian Machine Tool Exhibition, IMTEX 2019, Bangalore, India 24-30 January 2019—Better than Bollywood!

January 11, 2019  
Photo: Gujarati film poster, provided under CC BY-SA 3.0 license, for link see footnote.

Tired of going to the movies? If you’re in Bangalore, like machine tools and want to rub elbows with the industry leaders in metalworking technology, manufacturers and customers, drop by Hall 4, Stall B-108, and see FERMAT’s exhibit at IMTEX 2019 in the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) from 24… Read more »

LUCAS service technician, Brian Soldat, training in the Czech Republic

April 11, 2018  
Interview with Brian Soldat

After its acquisition in 2015, LUCAS became the US subsidiary of FERMAT.  It represents the company and sells its wide range of machine tool and accessories under the brand LUCAS.  It also manufactures small parts and provides maintenance and customer service. LUCAS supplies all regions in the US from its… Read more »

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

February 28, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_horiztontal boring mills_130 mm spindle diameter_new machines at ITAG in Doha_Qatar

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 »

Out with the old, in with the new: 2018 Tax changes allow small businesses in US to purchase more machinery, and LUCAS is there to help

January 5, 2018  
IRS symbol ushering in Tax changes for customers of machine tool manufacturing

No matter how you cut it, small businesses are strongly encouraged to invest in machinery under the new tax law.  The carrots of choice, regardless of the type of legal entity, are the section 179 tax deduction and the 100% bonus depreciation deduction. The section 179 tax deduction on equipment… Read more »