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Published on February 1st, 2013 in News
(February 01, 2013) Windsor, CT: HFO Midwest (www.hfomidwest.com), a Morris Group division, announced today that Jeff Holtzapple had been named vice president and general manager of HFO Chicago, the Haas Factory Outlet serving Northern and Central Illinois as well as Northwestern, Indiana. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Holtzapple had been vice president of the Midwest Haas Factory Outlet.
Published on August 3rd, 2012 in News
Five-axis machining is seeing growing use today as a means to reduce setups and increase accuracy for multi-sided and complex parts. The new UMC-750 universal machining center from Haas Automation, Inc., is a cost-effective solution for 5-sided (3+2) and simultaneous 5-axis machining.
Published on April 4th, 2012 in News
Velocity Products announced today the unveiling of their new eBay store. Initial offerings include the ROMA series ultra-bright LED lights intended for the shop floor.
Published on January 16th, 2012 in News
Haas Automation recently redesigned its VM Series mold machining centers. Haas engineers reviewed all aspects of the VM machines, including motion control, coolant containment, chip evacuation, ergonomics and serviceability, made improvements and put everything into an all-new package, the company said.
Published on September 1st, 2011 in News
Windsor, CT: Morris Group, Inc. (www.morrisgroupinc.com) announced the formation of a new operating company, Velocity Products. The new division will market tooling and machine tool accessories throughout North America. "Our focus will be on tooling, machine tool accessories and consumables that help manufacturers improve the productivity of their operations," explains Morris Group Vice President of Tooling and accessories, Robert L. Bauer.