Tag Archives: manufacturing

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 »

Another giant on the rise: FERMAT’s building an even bigger gantry in Brno.

August 22, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_gantry construction in Brno

It looks like an Imperial Walker straight out of Star Wars.  But this behemoth’s even more handy, especially if you’re taking on the Rebel Alliance.  With it, you can build all sorts of incredible machines, including Death Stars, that will help you dominate the galaxy… or at least make a… Read more »

LUCAS service technician, Brian Soldat, training in the Czech Republic

April 11, 2018  
Interview with Brian Soldat

After its acquisition in 2015, LUCAS became the US subsidiary of FERMAT.  It represents the company and sells its wide range of machine tool and accessories under the brand LUCAS.  It also manufactures small parts and provides maintenance and customer service. LUCAS supplies all regions in the US from its… Read more »

New Video is out on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: WFT 11 with 2 Rotary Tables

March 21, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_horizontal boring mills_table type_spindle diameter 110 mm_milling_machining_WFT 11 CNC

This fancy, handsome and well-built WFT 11, a smaller version of FERMAT’s WFT 13, sports a spindle diameter of 110 mm and a spindle travel of 730 mm, has an X axis of 2 meters, Y axis of 2 meters, and Z axis of 1.25 meters.  For quick and smooth… Read more »

FERMAT’s Seat at the Oil-Rich Feast of the Middle East

February 28, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer_horiztontal boring mills_130 mm spindle diameter_new machines at ITAG in Doha_Qatar

FERMAT recently installed two of its most popular table-type horizontal boring mills, WFT 13 CNC, in Doha, Qatar.  FERMAT’s customer, ITAG International Qatar, is part-and-parcel of The Arabian International Petroleum Corporation (AIPC) which bought ITAG Celle in 2001.  ITAG Celle was founded in 1912 by Hermann von Rautenkranz, and it… Read more »