Latest market developments for selected raw materials such as electricity, tool metals and industrial gases are regularly reported to interested members of the trade association by e-mail.
The newsletters of the Precision Tools Association for its members and other interested VDMA members can be subscribed to in accordance with the DSGVO.
The "VDMA General Terms and Conditions for Business" are an established standard in the German capital goods industry. VDMA Precision Tools provides special supplements and amandments for domestic and contracts in the precision tool industry free of charge.
VDMA Precision Tools Association organizes standardization work for the product areas of its member companies in cooperation with experts from the companies. Responsible for standardization in this area is NA 121: DIN Standards Committee for Tools and Clamping Tools (FWS).
Members of VDMA precision tools can subscribe for exclusive half-yearly reports (in German) on the 10 most important automotive countries. The focus of this service is on the automotive industry and its suppliers.
You want to keep up-to-date with your costumers in the automotive industry sector? Then our weekly newsletter VDMA Auto-News is the perfect service for you.
The Japan Tool Reports of the Precision Tooling Trade Association inform about important industry-specific news from Japan. The newsletter is an exclusive service of the association for its members only available in German.
The Information Leaflet HM-074 published by the German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV) provides guidance on the correct handling of potential hazards caused by the processing of through-hardened carbon fiber-reinforced plastics (CFRP).
Julia Beuth
Julia Beuth
Assistant Precision Tools Association
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Next AMB from 13. to 17.09.2022

Instead of the AMB, which was cancelled due to the corona, an AMB Forum with industry-specific specialist presentations will be held in September 2020 at the ICS - International Congress Center...

Standardization work for our members

VDMA Precision Tools Association organizes standardization work for the product areas of its member companies in cooperation with experts from the companies. Responsible for standardization in this...

Announcement: METAV Web-Sessions with innovations in production technology

Let's talk about innovation! is the motto of the METAV Web Sessions from 15 to 19 June 2020, a digital platform for metalworking, which METAV exhibitors will use to inform about solutions for...

Precision tools in the wake of customer industries

Lack of orders is a major concern for tool manufacturers - 2020 forecast withdrawn

Research project GeoTool successfully completed

Excel-based program for the design of cutting edge micro-geometry in milling processes now exclusively available for project partners and member companies as download.

METAV from March 23 to 26, 2021

International exhibition of metalworking technologies will take place next year.

Clamping devices: VDMA Specification 34192:2019-08 published

The VDMA Specification 34192:2019-08 "Safety requirements for clamping devices for use on machines " is available.

Joint stand at METAV 2020

Düsseldorf, 10 to 13 March 2020: Five members of VDMA Precision Tools will be exhibiting together with the association at the most important metalworking trade fair for the northwest.

EMO Hannover 2019 - VDMA Precision Tools

Information from the trade association for your preparation for EMO Hannover 2019: Technology Forum - Press Article - Industry Meeting - Board Meeting...

EMO Hannover 2019: Tool halls well attended

World's leading trade fair for metalworking confirms strong worldwide demand for innovative production technology

Forum clamping technology at METAV 2020

On 11.03.2020 at METAV: Solution approaches and valuable food for thought on how clamping technology can help your customers to successfully master the challenges posed by technical megatrends...

METAV 2020: Precision tool manufacturers in the starting blocks

From 10 to 13 March, the world of metalworking with its trade fair METAV will be hosted in Düsseldorf. On the four days of the fair, METAV will offer not only the latest tools and machines but also...

2019: Seven percent drop in production

Press Conference on 15.01.2020 informed about the economic situation of the precision tools industry. Sub-sectors are affected to varying degrees and do not expect any increase in production in 2020.

Board and Management of the Precision Tools

Tasks and activities of the trade association are specified by the executive board, in which representatives of member companies have been elected at the general meeting and the specialist...