Tag Archives: FERMAT

On the move, FERMAT’s sales team cruises through European cultural hubs and industrial zones

November 1, 2017  
Milan cathedral_Piazza del Duomo_ St Mary of the Nativity_Lombardy Italy_FERMAT logo_machine tool manufacturer_horizontal boring mills

Last week, members of FERMAT’s adventurous sales team split ways, flying north and south to visit manufacturing hubs in the Baltics and Mediterranean. Ms. Alena Jecmikova, FERMAT’s sales manager for Italy, and Mr. Jan Ferenc, FERMAT’s director of sales, took an early-morning flight to Milan and spent the day travelling… Read more »

Open House at the Technical Secondary School in Prerov

October 25, 2017  
Day of Open Doors_50 year anniversary of the academy of crafts_Technical secondary school_Prerov_Czech Republic

On 6 October 2017, FERMAT participated in an open house at the Technical Secondary School in Prerov, which provides upper secondary education in technical crafts and trades for the 21st century. Our goal was not only to attract future graduates to join FERMAT’s growing workforce at its manufacturing and production… Read more »

WFT 13 R CNC all decked out in its new fall fashion

October 19, 2017  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_WFT 13 R CNC_table type horizontal boring mill 130 mm spindle diameter with 700 mm ram stroke

Known as one of the most powerful and precise table-type horizontal boring mills on the market and loved by manufacturers across the world for its outstanding performance and reliability, FERMAT’s WFT 13 R CNC guarantees excellent machining of large or heavy workpieces weighing up to 20 metric tons.  With its… 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 »

EMO 2017 in Hannover, Germany; a great opportunity and wonderful success

September 27, 2017  
FERMAT Machinery Machine Tool Manufacturer booth at EMO 2017 with table type horizontal boring mills_milling_machining_Hannover_Germany

With EMO 2017 behind us and most of FERMAT’s sales team home (a few carried on with additional business trips), it’s time to unpack suitcases and go through pictures and business cards. The Hannover Fairgrounds is an astoundingly large venue with perfect facilities to cater to this premier European metalworking… Read more »

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

September 19, 2017  

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 »

Head to Hannover, Germany, 18-23 September 2017, and see FERMAT’s outstanding exhibit in Hall 13, stand C01, at EMO

September 12, 2017  

EMO is one of the premier European metalworking trade shows.  It’s held on every odd-numbered year (e.g., 2017) with an interesting tripart cycle: 2 shows back-to-back at the Hannover Fairground in Hannover, Germany, and 1 show at the Fiera Milano exhibition center in Milan, Italy.  The acronym comes from Exposition… Read more »

Kids’ Day at FERMAT

September 6, 2017  
Face painting

On the final Saturday of August 2017, FERMAT held its first annual Kids’ Day, a fun-filled extravaganza for little tykes and adults alike.  Various contests and attractions were organized: two jumping castles, a fishing contest (not real fish), knocking down a stack of colorful cans with a well-aimed fastball, and… Read more »

FERMAT’s Tag Team pallet exchange system Body Slams the workload!

August 10, 2017  
CC BY-SA 2.0_Broken Hardys Expedition of Gold_Mike Kalasnik

Why waste time constantly setting and resetting workpieces? While you’re machining one, get the other ready for a quick exchange that makes short work of the workload.  FERMAT’s automatic pallet changing system maximizes the workspace and minimizes the downtime.  It allows for easy manipulation of large and heavy workpieces of… Read more »

FERMAT & The Space Age

August 2, 2017  
Artist's view of the two configurations of Ariane 6_source_ESA–David Ducros, 2017

It’s easy to forget that without machine tools, there’s no modernity.  Everything would be done by hand, with tools made by hand.  No computers, no cars, no electricity, and for most of us, no clothing, shelter or food.  That said, we can all agree machine tools are extremely important.   And,… Read more »