Ronson’s investment in our latest Okuma LB3000 EX11 CNC Machine embraces ‘The Internet of Things’ manufacturing philosophy. Using Industry 4.0 technology to move us towards a ‘smart factory’ operation by linking this new CNC machine with a RoboJob robot.
Not only can the Okuma LB3000 EX11 CNC Machine work to higher levels of precision and tolerances but its end-to-end connectivity through the ordering and production process via robotics improves turnaround times and capacity dramatically.
Ronson Gears are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a contract (subject to sample approval) to supply bevel gears to an aerospace company in the United Kingdom.
After 12 months of discussions and negotiations our 3 year term commenced in June and we are currently producing samples for approval.
It’s just days away! Defence and Security International (DSEI) 2017 will be held between 12 -15 September at London’s ExCel. Ronson Gears will be attending throughout and you are more than welcome to visit us as part of the Team Defence Australia Pavilion at Stand S10-210.
The event brings together the global defence and security sectors with five key zones: Air, Land, Naval, Security and Joint. In all the zones you will find the latest innovations, equipment and systems.
A shot in the arm for mining as iron ore prices rocket confounding past predictions of its future performance. It soared to $76 a tonne on August 11th – some 40% up on its price in May.
This has been driven by China’s resurgence as a steel producer and imports of the raw material are set to exceed 1 billion tonnes in 2017. So will this continue?
The July issue of Gear Technology leads on inspection, with two articles devoted to the topic. The key element to both articles is the need for speed. However, in an environment with seemingly conflicting aims of increasingly complex gears and higher quality demands can the need for speed still be met? Both these articles deserve closer inspection!
There are some up and coming courses for up and coming gear designers and manufacturers you may want to attend.
It’s an opportunity for you or your staff to learn from the best, with a couple of courses and a technical meeting scheduled for September/ October.
Your plans should be underway if you are intending making the trip to Gear Expo 2017 in Columbus, Ohio between 24 – 26th October. For many, it’s a lot of air miles but it’s an event that continues to grow year-on-year. Owned by AGMA, Gear Expo is the focal point for drive technology experts to showcase their talents and innovations as well as forging relationships with others in the market.
You can be a champion for the gear industry by donating to the AGMA Foundation 2017 Annual Campaign. So what will your help enable?
Ronson Gears have been members of AGMA for over 20 years and we concur with the latest survey rating the value benefits of membership.
Updates. Still with us? Good, because this article in Gear Technology magazine could prove invaluable to you. Although updates may be the bane of the smartphone user, to the gear industry they can provide some brilliant new tools that can transform the way you work.