Studer ‘Reliance’ on Precision Grinding

With more than 50 years' experience in providing custom-built, high reliability, precision instrumentation to customers from a diverse range of global markets, Reliance Precision Ltd is a specialist engineering company that enjoys a global reputation. The company supplies to industries with highly demanding requirements, including the medical, scientific, laboratory automation, defence, aerospace and space sectors.

Reliance Precision Ltd has recently installed a Studer S11

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Studer S41 CNC universal cylindrical grinding machine installed in AMRC

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing is a world-class centre for advanced machining and materials research for aerospace and other high-value manufacturing sectors. Now boasting more than 80 member companies, this partnership between industry and academia has become a model for research centres worldwide.

Since 2013, the AMRC has targeted the development of a Grinding Centre of Excellence to complement the existing milling and turning capabilities that have been established within the Machining Group. As grinding and surface finishing operations can account for 20-25 per cent of the cost on all machining operations, the Grinding Centre of Excellence’s vision is to extend and enhance its capability, both in terms of equipment and resource, to a level required by the existing partnership. 

A major advancement in the AMRC Grinding Centre of Excellence’s development is the recent installation of a cutting-edge Studer S41 CNC universal cylindrical grinding machine.

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leeMundwiler Architects Unveil Boundary-Pushing ‘Breathing’ Structure, CHiLL

Internationally award-winning architects Cara Lee and Stephan Mundwiler will exhibit their most ambitious building concept to date at la Biennale di Venezia 2016 - Architettura.

  • 220 mylar ‘flowers’ covering a towering structure are programmed to react to a person’s motions the way a natural organism does

  • Developed, engineered, manufactured and constructed completely in-house using open-source information

  • Project explores the very way individuals interact with buildings; pushes the very definition and purpose of architecture

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Threadmaster Gauges Install a further Studer Grinding Machine

Kenilworth based Threadmaster Gauges Ltd is an acknowledged global leader in this highly specialised field, in addition to other gauging products, the well-known company produces a wide range of high-quality plug and ring gauges in both plain and threaded formats. Threadmaster have now installed 2 Studer S33 Thread Grinding Machines.

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Cross Manufacturing & Diskus ‘Both-Sides’ of a Grinding Success Story

To help satisfy the growing demand for its turbocharger sealing ring output, Cross Manufacturing, Devizes recently installed an advanced Diskus DSS 475 XR through-feed grinder that is capable of the mass-production of more than 2000 parts per hour. The new Diskus machine is able to grind parts that have accuracy requirements of 0,002 to 0,020 mm and grinding sizes from 1,0 to 20 mm

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