Tag Archives: manufacturing

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 »

From undamaged factory buildings to one of the largest exhibition grounds in the world—the Hanover Fairground—venue for this fall’s machine tool exhibition EMO 2019

February 22, 2019  
EMO Hannover and Hanover Fairgrounds

It all began when British Occupying Forces organized Germany’s first post-war Export Fair in 1947.  Their aim was two-fold: develop Germany’s exports, which would help the country claw its way out of its economic desolation; and, create a pathway for peaceful growth, putting Germany on its feet, easing the financial… Read more »

Happy New Year 2019—One More Time!

February 8, 2019  
Year of the Pig_FERMAT

Are you a little behind on your New Year’s resolutions?  Haven’t been regularly exercising, still eating sweets? Haven’t started a new hobby, quit smoking, or lost weight?  Not to fear; there’s a brand-new New Year, a second chance to revel in untamed festivities and follow them up with promises of… Read more »

Indian Update; IMTEX 2019, FERMAT’s standing tall in Hall 4, Stall B-108, showing off its brand-new WFT 13 CNC with a FANUC robot tool changer

January 29, 2019  
IMTEX 2019 FERMAT's stall B 108 in Hall 4

For two more days at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC), you can see FERMAT’s best-selling table-type horizontal boring mill, WFT 13 CNC, with a new twist—not just a FANUC control system, but also a FANUC robot tool changer.  The partnership with FANUC is a natural choice for the Indian… Read more »

Now out on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: FERMAT’s automatic milling heads—How they’re made

January 15, 2019  
How to build CNC automatic milling head_FERMAT

Last month, FERMAT’s footloose and fancy-free film crew travelled to the core of modern machine tool manufacturing, to the cavernous works of FERMAT’s main facilities in Brno, Czech Republic, to document the many intricate parts and procedures required to make the very best automatic milling heads on the market. The… Read more »

Fresh from the factory floor and out soon on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: FERMAT’s automatic milling heads—How they’re made

December 18, 2018  
How to make universal milling head_filming the process_Mr. Jakub Kominka guards the set_FERMAT

On a snowy Wednesday last week, FERMAT’s intrepid film crew journeyed to the industrial heartland of modern machine tool manufacturing, to FERMAT’s main factory in Brno, Czech Republic.  Aside from fine camaraderie and great gadgetry, the easygoing visit also offered superb insight into the various parts and procedures required to… Read more »

See the latest video from FERMAT Machine Tool: BUC E 63/3000 CNC Grinding a Glass Workpiece

November 21, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool New Video_BUC E 63_3000 CNC

FERMAT’s grinder department, FERMAT Machine Tool, has created another impressive cylindrical grinding machine with added features that allow for extraordinary machining capabilities; a sleek, new addition in its successful line of BUC E grinding machines—BUC E 63/3000 CNC.  It’s specially designed for both longitudinal and plunge-cut grinding of cylindrical and conical… Read more »

Hungary’s still Hungry for FERMAT Machine Tools; a 20-year milestone for Fermat Gépek Kft.

November 14, 2018  
Budapest Hungary Parliament on the Danube_Hungarian Flag

Riding a solid demand for high-quality machine tools in Hungary, FERMAT’s local branch, Fermat Gépek Kft., has been supplying customers with powerful and precise horizontal boring mills and accessories for over two decades. Modern Manufacturing, Smart Employment According to the EU’s brainy number-crunchers at Eurostat, much of this enthusiasm for… Read more »

New video on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: How it’s made, BOBCAT—Loaders, Excavators, Skid-Steer Loaders.

October 24, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool Manufacturer_loaders_excavators_assembly line_BOBCAT How it's made

Walk with FERMAT through Bobcat’s innovation center and manufacturing plant, a huge complex, which also incorporates a training center and testing grounds, services the markets of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.  Clink on the link below and watch the video. FERMAT’s WFT 13 is the latest investment at Bobcat’s… Read more »

Out soon, video on BOBCAT’s Innovation Center and Manufacturing Plant, the heart of its European, Middle Eastern, and African operations.

October 18, 2018  
FERMAT Machine Tool Manufacturer_Patrik Uhlir outside Bobcat

On 15-16 October 2018, FERMAT’s film production team travelled to the small Central Bohemian town of Dobris, Czech Republic, to get a behind-the-scenes look at Bobcat’s innovation center and manufacturing plant. The huge complex, which also incorporates a training center and testing grounds, services the markets of Europe, the Middle… Read more »