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3D Systems buying Cimatron


November 24, 2014 1:46 pm ET

3D Systems Corp. is buying Cimatron Ltd., an Israel-based company that makes integrated computer-assisted design and manufacturing software, for $97 million.

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Inspection system eyes carbon fiber automotive production


November 19, 2014 9:00 am ET

Pixargus GmbH, the company that created GoalControl, a 14-camera inspection system used to detect if a ball crossed the goal line at the World Cup this year, is showing a similar system to inspect carbon fiber fabrics used to make car body panels.

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Virtual molding for first-shot success


November 7, 2014 6:00 am ET

In the quest for faster cycle times and better parts, 3-D technology that tests the performance of a mold configuration before it is built is helping some medical molders get the process right the first time.

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Milacron, Trexel agreement will incorporate MuCell into presses


November 4, 2014 10:54 am ET

Trexel Inc. and Milacron LLC have signed a partnership agreement that allows Milacron to incorporate MuCell into the company's injection molding machines.

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Speaker: Many issues can affect multi-cavity molds


October 1, 2014 2:02 pm ET

There are several conditions necessary across all cavities of a multi-cavity mold to ensure that all parts are produced the same. These include identical steel, thermal/cooling, process and material conditions.

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RJG buys UK training group G&A


September 30, 2014 11:10 am ET

G&A Moulding Technology Ltd., a United Kingdom-based training and consultancy group, has been bought by RJG Inc., the U.S.-based training business.

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Design group Hexagon buys Vero Software to upgrade CAM capabilities


July 22, 2014 9:51 am ET

Stockholm-based Hexagon AB, a design technology company, has announced its acquisition of Vero Software, a leader in computer aided manufacturing (CAM) software. 

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NDC, Beta LaserMike create new business, NDC Technologies


July 14, 2014 3:45 pm ET

NDC Infrared Engineering and Beta LaserMike, sister companies that make high-end part measurement and control systems, launched a strategic merger to create a new business unit called NDC Technologies.

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Beaumont Technologies adding resin characterization abilities


July 9, 2014 10:25 am ET

John Beaumont said his company's Therma-flow Moldometer can conduct more than 100 molding characterizations on materials, by injection molding the material through a special mold cartridge cut with channels of flow geometries in various sizes.

Process Control sues Conair, claiming stolen trade secrets


July 3, 2014 11:25 am ET

An eight-month discovery process has begun in Process Control Corp.'s lawsuit against Conair Group, as the two auxiliary equipment companies skirmish over three product development employees that Conair hired away from Process Control.

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