Australian Productivity Commission Chairman Peter Harris says in a report that Australia hasn’t been productive in recent years .  “Australia’s productivity performance has fallen well behind that of most other developed economies for more than a decade. Reasons for this, include differences in the rate of investment growth. But the picture painted in the statistics […]

Policy Game Changer?

 Today’s announcement by David Parker and the Labour Party if done well, might be a game changer, aligning monetary and fiscal policy to deal with the pressures that face our economy here and now, say the New Zealand Manufacturers and Exporters Association (NZMEA). NZMEA Chief Executive John Walley says, “This is a big step, but […]

Mitsubishi advanced laser technology represented At EMEX 2014

        The release of the latest Mitsubishi Electric 45CF-R and 60XF laser resonators and their range of CO2 laser cutting machines has provided the sheet and plate cutting industry with a highly efficient, cost effective, and reliable laser cutting machine. The advances in Mitsubishi laser technology are aimed at improving cut surface […]

An EMEX show stopper!

  Total CNC Products and Kitamura Machinery of Japan will showcase the new Mycenter 3XG at EMEX 2014. “This will be the first time NZ industry will see the new model 3XG from Kitamura” say Rodney Oxford, Managing Director of Total CNC. We formed our relationship with Kitamura back in 1997 and sold many of […]

Industrial Air Systems at EMEX 2014

Global compressed air group- Pneutech NZ, is pleased to announce the move of their key NZ distributor ; Industrial Air Systems, into the Auckland market.   Industrial Air Systems is exhibiting at EMEX 2014 on Stand 4031. Pneutech’s USA-based international president- Mr Bradley Taylor, says “Industrial Air Systems entry into the Auckland market, brings a […]

Auckland Bearing Distributors at EMEX 2014

Friction equals money wasted. With ever increasing energy costs it pay to keep an eye on the parts of your business that help it operate most efficiently. Paper mills use an average of 20% of total energy just to overcome friction . One third of all fuel energy used in passenger cars is used for […]

Time to look at tending your CNC Machining Centre with a Robot?

 PICTURE: The UR5 from Universal Robots with the Control Box and Teach Pendant. Design Energy, appearing on Stand 2075, says to remain competitive engineering companies are constantly looking for ways to reduce the cost of producing parts. Some are spending significant amounts money on larger capacity machines, specialised tooling and CAM software which will optimise […]

Delcam brings new Vortex range to EMEX 2014

Following the introduction of the Vortex high-efficiency area-clearance strategy in PowerMILL 2014 last September, Delcam’s new roughing strategy has now been added to the FeatureCAM, PartMaker and Delcam for SolidWorks CAM systems. Delcam will be appearing on Stand 3075 at EMEX 2014 with its new Vortex range. A video showing the benefits of using Vortex […]

Business software on Nimbus stand

Nimbus Software Ltd will be showcasing its Business Management Software on Stand 2032 at Emex 2014. A genuine kiwi company, established in 1975, Nimbus Software has developed a comprehensive suite of Business Management software, providing solutions from the top of your business, right to the bottom line.Managing Director of CF Reese, Hamilton comments on how […]