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Beckwood Launches New Website

Beckwood and Triform are proud to announce the debut of their newly redesigned website. This new digital home offers you dozens of new resources and an incredibly simple user experience. Read More

Ducommun Inc. Relies on Beckwood for Hot Forming/SPF Technology

Since 2006, Ducommun Inc. has relied on Beckwood to provide innovative forming solutions for their toughest manufacturing challenges. Their two new hydraulic hot forming/SPF presses are ideal for manufacturing titanium parts for a variety of aerospace platforms, including the new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft and the Airbus A320. Read More

Beckwood Supplies Custom Bulge Forming Press to Fike Corporation

Fike Corporation recently installed its fifth custom Beckwood Press. Fike’s previous success with Beckwood and their exposure to the press manufacturer’s modern, high-quality press solutions made their choice an easy one. Beckwood worked closely with Fike to address their needs and engineered a gib-guided press specifically for Fike’s stringent process requirements. Read More

Beckwood Promotes Josh Dixon to Director of Sales & Marketing

Beckwood has promoted Josh Dixon to Director of Sales and Marketing. In his new role, Josh is responsible for continuing to increase company revenue by developing and implementing sales and marketing strategies that reflect Beckwood’s vision and values. He will also serve as a liaison between the sales, engineering, and production departments to ensure that every press is designed and manufactured in accordance with Beckwood’s quality standards. Read More

Triform Expands Deep Draw Sheet Hydroforming Line

Triform expanded their product line with several new deep draw sheet hydroforming models. The 20-10-10DD, 25-10-12DD and 32-10-12DD models represent a tremendous amount of knowledge gained over the past decade of hydroforming press manufacturing and include several key advantages over other available forming equipment. Read More

Beckwood Partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Develop Advanced Composite Materials & Manufacturing Processes

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) awarded Beckwood a contract to manufacture a custom hydraulic press for the compression molding of various composite materials. The research and development performed with the press will ultimately contribute to automotive and aerospace industry lightweighting efforts, intended to produce higher performance products with improved fuel efficiency. Read More