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Beckwood to Supply Automated Compression Molding Press System to Mohawk Industries

Mohawk Industries has ordered a custom-engineered hydraulic rubber molding press system from Beckwood Press Company. To ensure Mohawk’s requirements for part thickness uniformity are met, the press will feature Beckwood’s proprietary Active Leveling Control (ALC) technology, which utilizes closed-loop control of the four press corners to ensure bed-to-ram parallelism is maintained throughout the cycle. Read More

Triform Expands Product Line with Hydraulic Ring Expanders

Beckwood has expanded its Triform line of aerospace forming equipment to include hydraulic ring expanders. The ring expansion process minimizes material thinning and virtually eliminates the stress point issues associated with traditional rolling and machining of engine turbine rings. Read More

Triform to Manufacture Seven Machines for Aerospace Industry Supplier

A U.S.-based manufacturer of aircraft structures, airframe assemblies, and aerospace MRO, has ordered seven Triform presses from Beckwood. The comprehensive package, consisting of sheet hydroforming presses, stretch forming machines, and hot joggle presses, supports the customer’s mission of increasing its internal metal forming capabilities. Read More

Beckwood Announces Educational Circuit About Rapid Prototyping

Beckwood has announced the commencement of a new educational circuit to inform individuals in the metal forming industry about new developments in rapid prototyping. The effort will focus specifically on the use of simulation software, 3D printed tooling, and Triform sheet hydroforming presses which can be used in conjunction to develop quality parts faster. Read More