• DirectIndustry e-Magazine - #30 - CNC & MACHINING - DirectIndustry e-Magazine


    Check your machines like you check your emails! With new, simplified CNC interfaces, machine information now can be read remotely on your phone.

    Lasers. With Lhyte, a new hybrid device unveiled by Comau, lasers are proving they also can be 4.0.

    Transportation. With Hyperloop, the dream of traveling at the speed of sound is getting closer to reality. 

    Artificial Intelligence. Smart and independant robotics is changing the decision making process. 

    Trade Shows. Watch our Industrie Lyon live video coverage right from the aisles of the French fair.

    Fullpage HSD
    This gives the user an easy-to-operate HMI with help screens and intuitive animated graphics.

    Apps have embedded themselves seamlessly into our everyday lives. Now, they are becoming integral to the world of machining, too. With a simple download and the touch of a screen, machine tools can be controlled by apps and other intuitive interfaces. Smart CNC systems can now monitor and adjust productivity via a...

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    INDUSTRY 4.0
    This is laser 4.0, this is a digital revolution.

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    Is a laser revolution underway? Whatever the answer, the winds of innovation were blowing last month at the Comau facility in northern Italy.

    The company unveiled Lhyte, a hybrid device combining a diode laser and a fiber laser. We were invited to attend the world premiere. Watch our video report to discover the new product which sales start this month.

    More information on lasers on DirectIndustry.

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    Imagine a capsule full of people moving at the speed of sound.

    From the moment Space X founder Elon Musk proposed the Hyperloop concept 3 years ago, he set off a global race to make this futuristic mode of transportation a reality. Today, a global community of engineers and entrepreneurs has emerged to develop Hyperloop systems that would send people and cargo hurtling through...

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    Camille Rustici

    Camille Rustici is a Video Journalist and the Editor-in-Chief for DirectIndustry e-magazine. She has years of experience in business issues for various media including France 24, Associated Press, Radio France…

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    Chris O’Brien

    Chris O’Brien is based in France and is European Correspondent for VentureBeat and a freelance writer. Before moving to France, he spent 15 years in Silicon Valley covering technology for the San Jose Mercury News and the Los Angeles Times.

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    Chris McCullough

    Chris McCullough is a freelance multimedia journalist with 15 years of experience, based in Northern Ireland, with experience in farming and politics. He has won various awards for his photos and journalism.

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    Abigail Saltmarsh

    Abigail Saltmarsh is a freelance journalist with 25 years’ experience for industry publications (Packaging Europe) and national magazines (The New York Times, International Herald Tribune).

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    Michael Halpern

    Michael Halpern is a US-born and bred writer with experience in radio and the copyeditor for DirectIndustry e-magazine. He is also our in-house DirectIndustry anglophone translator.

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    Mike Farish

    Mike Farish is a UK-based journalist with experience of writing about manufacturing industry, technology, design and the application of new materials in the automotive and aerospace sectors.

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