Tag Archives: industry

Video’s out describing FERMAT’s new gantry built specifically to its demands. Nothing else like it on the market.

December 5, 2017  
FERMAT Gantry in Lipnik nad Becvou_Czech Republic

FERMAT’s new multitask gantry was specially designed to meet its own production demands: extremely powerful and precise machining and top-notch performance, requirements for making the vital components of FERMAT’s WRF series floor-type horizontal boring mills. The gantry, custom-built for FERMAT, is made in mirror form, with two double columns on… Read more »

Popular Czech business magazine Trade News interviews Mr. Jiri Ferenc

November 7, 2016  
Trade News, Drop in Russia and China made up for in exports to other countries

The latest edition of the bimonthly commercial magazine published by the Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and Crafts of the Czech Republic, Trade News, tackles the question of China faltering on the world’s economic stage and the challenges it has brought Czech businessmen across various sectors.  The article with… Read more »

Billund or Bust… a Segue to Saeby

June 27, 2016  

Headquarters of the LEGO empire, a realm of plastic construction toys that has won children’s hearts the world over and conquered their parents’ wallets, Billund is the first stop of FERMAT’s daring dart through Denmark.  With its international airport and LEGOLAND amusement park, it was a natural choice for FERMAT… 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 »

Hungary for Machine Tools; Budapest Puts on a Fine Spread for Industry Days, HUNGEXPO Budapest Fair Center, 24-27 May 2016

May 3, 2016  

Just 3,000 Hungarian Forints (or a little shy of 11 US bucks) will buy you first-class entry to the trade fair Industry Days, a superb overview of the various industries and trends driving economic activity, manufacturing, and production in the Pearl of the Danube, Budapest, the picturesque city of spas,… Read more »

Off to Luxembourg to visit the Dynamic Duo!

April 22, 2016  
Flag of Luxembourg

Well, not quite.  Actually, it’s Luxemburg, Wisconsin. And, the Duo is one of FERMAT’s incredible creations, a double-headed monster, a gigantic floor type CNC horizontal boring machine, the WRF 160 DUO CNC.  It’s two columns (Y axes surging 5 meters high), each wielding a powerful headstock, machine with ferocity, independently,… Read more »

Prague to Milan, a Weekend Getaway

March 3, 2016  
Flight over the Alps from Prague, Czech Republic, to Milan, Italy, on an ATR 72-500

How many blades does it take to propel an ATR 72-500 aircraft (which has a length of 27.2 meters, a wingspan of 27.1 meters, is carrying a load of 22,500 kg, and flying at a maximum speed of 695 km/h) over the Alps, from Prague to Milan?  FERMAT’s Director of… Read more »

Join us in Germany at METAV 2016

February 9, 2016  

Pop the champagne! FERMAT celebrates the launch of its new branch in Germany, FERMAT Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH, while attending METAV 2016, the 19th International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies, held 23rd through 27th of February, 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany. METAV 2016, with its “focus on machine tools and production systems, high-precision tools,… Read more »

Robots at Work, Automation in Modern Manufacturing

November 28, 2015  

Computer Aided Manufacturing utilizes the functions of numerical commands to direct the function and actions of computerized machines.  With the growth of such interest in modernization, robots have begun to play a greater role in modern industry and have greatly enhanced manufacturing capabilities.