News

14.03.2019
One day before the registration deadline, the VDMA Technology Forum of the trade associations Measuring and Testing Technology and Precision Tools is fully booked.
19.02.2019
With immediate effect members of the VDMA Precisiosn Tools can register for the general meeting 2019 at the Tegernsee. Registration for the World Cutting Tools Conference WCTC 2019 is now also possible. Please note the joint programme of events.
19.02.2019
Cadenas will support the member companies of the Association for Graphical CAD Data Exchange in optimally providing their CAD tool data for users and customers.
05.02.2019
On the opening day of INTEC in Leipzig, Minister President Kretschmer visited the joint VDMA Precision Tools stand.
23.01.2019
Innovative ideas and products in the fields of machining, clamping technology, measuring and testing technology, research and digital services
16.01.2019
Chairman Lothar Horn reports the industry's positive expectations for 2019 despite growing global political uncertainty and calls on politicians to reduce bureaucratic effort for companies. (PI, Statement, Graphics and Images)
10.01.2019
New vocabulary is making its rounds in the world of chippers: tool manufacturers and their users are naturally talking about digital twins, the cloud and the clever evaluation of Big Data. All this will take place under the umbrella of the "Industrial Internet of Things IIoT" - one of the key themes of EMO 2019.
The WCTC 2019 will take place from June 26th to 29th in Bavaria, an hour’s drive south of Munich. Located directly at the beautiful lake Tegernsee in sight of the Alps, the venue offers an ideal place for the event.
28.11.2018
Where is any additional potential in machining? That is the question answered by our new industry film. Part 2 is about clamping devices.
Where is any additional potential in machining? That is the question answered by our new industry film. Part 1 is about tools and tool management.
14.11.2018
At Intec from 5 to 8 February, six member companies will be exhibiting for the first time at a VDMA joint stand of the precision tools association in Leipzig.
26.10.2018
Cutting tools and clamping tools will meet on November 20, 2018 in Stuttgart.
25.09.2018
The VDMA Technology Forum at AMB 2018 focused on solutions for various customer industries. Presentation slides (predominately in German) can be downloaded as far as available.
22.09.2018
Precision tool manufacturers speak of an AMB of superlatives. The huge number of visitors in Halls 1 and 3 shows the importance that precision tools have for metalworking.
Collection of short messages from the AMB 2018
19.09.2018
On September 18, 2018, Thierry Wolter, Ceratizit, was appointed to the VDMA Precision Tooling Board of Directors.
14.09.2018
Safety requirements for clamping devices for use on machines
About 100 participants from all over the world met in May for a packed lecture program and networking at Lake Maggiore.
„Werkzeugtechnik der Zukunft - Evolution oder Revolution ?“ lautet das Motto der „Schmalkalder Werkzeugtagung“
24.02.2018
Second-largest exhibitor group expects strong post-fair business.

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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).