Laser Welding for Sheetmetal Fabricators

Laser Welding for Sheetmetal Fabricators

Although laser welding is a well-established manufacturing solution, many sheetmetal fabricators have been hesitant to implement the process at their shop. For many years they have missed out on the advantages laser welding has to offer and focused on improving other...
The cutting edge of laser cladding technology

The cutting edge of laser cladding technology

Since its establishment in 1993 (initially as HVOF Australia Pty Ltd), LaserBond has concentrated on research, development, and implementation of advanced surface-engineering techniques to dramatically reduce the wear rates, maintenance, and operating costs of...
Dynamic Beam Shaping Improves Laser Cutting of Thick Steel Plates

Dynamic Beam Shaping Improves Laser Cutting of Thick Steel Plates

Even though thick plate cutting has a subsidiary market share in laser material processing, it is still a necessary feature for state-of-the-art machines. In recent years, research has concentrated on various quality issues, especially dross attachment and surface...
Jenoptik Automotive Opens New Michigan Technology Campus

Jenoptik Automotive Opens New Michigan Technology Campus

In May, Jenoptik Automotive in Rochester Hills, Michigan, moved across the street from its former U.S. headquarters to a new 100,000-square-foot facility on a 16-acre campus that offers room for expected future expansion to 150,000 square feet. This operation will be...