Tag Archives: heavy industry

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 »

Keeping Oil and Gas Flowing in Qatar

February 3, 2016  

FERMAT’s at the heart of the world’s economy, providing machine tools used in mining, manufacturing and heavy industry across the globe.  Its latest delivery to the Middle East, its rugged, hard-nosed, table-type horizontal boring mill WFT 13 CNC, with a spindle diameter of 130 mm, a robust build, a powerful… Read more »

How to Machine a Steering Knuckle for Dump Trucks, Heavy Equipment, Earthmovers, and Large Vehicles in Mining and Construction

January 19, 2016  

Manufacturing some of the world’s largest vehicles and heavy equipment, dump trucks, earthmovers, and front-end loaders is big business.  And, it’s a tough business.  Vehicles must take hard hits and stay on track. FERMAT’s top-of-the-line CNC horizontal boring mill with its strong, powerful headstock, spindle diameter of 130 mm, its… Read more »

Making a Smooth Ride: Manufacturing the Parts of the Suspension System Relies on Machine Tools of Great Power and Precision

December 21, 2015  

Imagine you are driving a heavy vehicle used in mining or construction.  It’s not an easy task; it’s often difficult, stressful and dangerous.   And, when your vehicle has poor wheel suspension, getting the job done can be almost impossible.  It’s hard to keep your truck on the road as you’re… Read more »