Tag Archives: Czech republic

All work and no play

July 28, 2017  
Tomas Slavik FERMAT

Summertime And the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ And the cotton is high Your daddy’s rich And your mamma’s good lookin’ So hush little baby Don’t you cry Unless, of course, you missed out on FERMAT’s 4th annual fun-filled, exciting football tournament (soccer tournament to our friends in the… Read more »

The Czech Republic is 6th in the world in the Global Peace Index

June 13, 2017  
Vision of Humanity_Global Peace Index 2016_Czech Republic is 6 out of 163

That’s not too shabby, to be ranked 6th out of 163 countries in Vision of Humanity’s Global Peace Index, which quantifies, aggregates and summarizes variables accounting for a country’s level of peace enjoyed by its population.  The categories examined range from hard-to-nail-down perceptions of criminality and relations with neighboring countries… Read more »

See FERMAT’s brand-new milling center, FFC 100, out now on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel!

May 17, 2017  
FERMAT Milling Center FFC 100_machine tools manufacturer_metalwork_machining_milling

FERMAT’s stylish and slick milling center, FFC 100, is a classy piece of work.  This modern machine tool mills workpieces weighing up to 20 metric tons in a clean, compact, fully enclosed operation with hard-hitting power and precision. The FFC 100 milling center is furnished with FERMAT’s own stepless universal automatic milling… 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 »

On the Party List; FERMAT’s an official KUKA Robotics System Partner

July 27, 2016  
FERMAT's on the party list, an official KUKA robotics system partner

Thanks to its close cooperation over the years with KUKA Roboter Gmbh (one of the largest producers of industrial robots worldwide), FERMAT has been invited to become an official KUKA Robotics System Partner with all the privileges and benefits pertaining thereto.  As KUKA explains, there are many perks to be… Read more »

Paint by Numbers; According to Eurostat, the Czech Republic’s a Masterpiece, a Land of Plenty in Modern Manufacturing

June 7, 2016  
The Czech Republic_Land of Plenty in Modern Manufacturing

The statistics are in.  Eurostat, the European Union’s office of slide-rule toting, number-crunching statisticians, shows the Czech Republic has built one of the best manufacturing economies in the EU.  Though not a reputed powerhouse like its northern neighbor, it rivals the Teutonic Titan in technological tenacity and decidedly defeats it in… Read more »

FERMAT’s Favorite Table-type Horizontal Boring Mill Takes Command, with a Robust Column, Large Spindle—and Powerful Optional Ram

May 12, 2016  

FERMAT’s most popular table-type horizontal boring mill WFT 13 CNC incorporates the latest technology and design concepts affording manufactures worldwide the most efficient and cost-effective machining of large and heavy workpieces in its category.  It handles the toughest manufacturing demands with a rugged column, a robust headstock, a spindle diameter… Read more »

You Can’t Take It With You… Or, Perhaps You Can. FERMAT’s Portable Floor Type Horizontal Boring Machine WRF 130 CNC

February 19, 2016  

Need to machine extremely large or heavy objects which you’d rather not take away from the worksite?  Having difficulties transporting gargantuan workpieces, components in ship building, construction, or the assembly of gigantic machines and equipment?  Don’t worry with the headache of moving it, or crushing innocent bystanders. Leave it there… Read more »

Rodney and Vince Wrapping up their Two-week Training

January 15, 2016  

Tomorrow brings new opportunities, and with it, new challenges.  Can Rodney Zimmerman and Vince Yurak make it to the airport on time?  Have they packed all their catalogues and souvenirs?  Where is Rodney’s wallet? These are just a few of the interesting changes awaiting the two dauntless LUCAS travelers, Regional… Read more »