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April 17, 2014
Schuler receives order for beverage packaging press
An Asian manufacturer has placed an order with Schuler, Göppingen, Germany, for a press to produce beverage can lids. The Smartline SA-S can produce more than 3,000 such lids per minute, forming the can’s stay-on tab, attaching it to the lid,... Read more...

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March 13, 2014
Schrag acquires seventh Schuler blanking line
Schrag Edging Profiles has installed its seventh Schuler blanking line and has begun to use it for manufacturing edge profiles. The line includes a coil loader, decoiler, straightener, coil laminator, roll feeder, hole punch, and... Read more...

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February 25, 2014
Schuler, Weldec form company to supply large pipelines
Göppingen, Germany-based press manufacturer Schuler and plant construction company Weldec of Erndtebrück, Germany, have formed a partnership to supply equipment to pipe mills. Under the name Pipe Alliance, the two companies offer... Read more...

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February 4, 2014
Heru opens facility with Schuler die tryout press
Heru Werkzeugbau, a manufacturer of compound, deep-drawing, and transfer tooling, has opened a new Process and Technology Center (ProTec) in Lennestadt‐Grevenbrück, Germany. The facility includes a Schuler MSD 630 servo press line with... Read more...

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January 17, 2014
Schuler delivers its biggest-ever servo transfer press to Craemer
Schuler, located in Göppingen, Germany, has built its largest-ever servo transfer press for Craemer, an automotive supplier in Herzebrock-Clarholz, Germany. The press is 36.09 ft. tall, 49.21 ft. long, 26.25 ft. wide, and weighs almost 1,100... Read more...

Article

January 17, 2014
It all starts with the blank
In metal forming it all starts with the blank. After straightening, the blanking operation usually is the first that touches the coil strip. The quality and cost of making that blanked sheet metal part affects other operations. In effect,... Read more...

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January 14, 2014
Schuler appoints managing director of Systems Division
Schuler Pressen GmbH, Göppingen, Germany, has appointed Johannes Linden as managing director and head of the Systems Division, effective March 1. He currently is employed as managing director of Mall + Herlan. In October 2013,... Read more...

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January 9, 2014
Schuler supplies screw press, two hydraulic presses to Parsan Steel Forging
Press manufacturer Schuler, Göppingen, Germany, has received an order from automotive supplier Parsan Steel Forging and Machining Co. in Turkey to build a forging line. At the heart of the line is a screw press with a force of 17,647 tons, which... Read more...

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January 7, 2014
Vertical drawing press from Schuler helps Tubex win award for prototype
An aerosol can produced on a Schuler Icon V-Drive packaging machine has won the Can of the Year Award in silver for Tubex, the packaging manufacturer, located in Rangendingen, Germany. The prototype can has a diameter of 50 mm and rounded... Read more...

News

December 4, 2013
Schuler supplies hydraulic press line to Renault
Schuler, Canton, Mich., has announced the installation of a hydraulic press line with automation at Renault Trucks. The line can produce 22 parts/min. and achieve speeds of up to 11 SPM with bed-slide surfaces of 13.5 by 8 ft. Schuler also... Read more...

News

November 5, 2013
Schuler names CEO for North American headquarters
Schuler Inc. has appointed Steve Healy as president, CEO, and chairman of the board for its North American headquarters in Canton, Mich. The newly created position also includes the role of chairman of the board of Bliss Clearing Niagara (BCN)... Read more...

News

August 26, 2013
Schuler awarded major order from Turkey
To expand its rail division, the Turkish company Karabük Iron & Steel Industry and Trade Inc. (Kardemir) has placed an order with Schuler worth more than 90 million euros for a line to produce railway wheels. It is the largest single order... Read more...

News

July 23, 2013
Schuler opens new plant in China
Schuler has opened a new location in Dalian, China. The company has expanded from 53,820 to 172,222 sq. ft. in less than one year, tripling capacity at the production facility. The nearly $21 million expansion allows the company to design a... Read more...

Product

July 8, 2013
Blanking line combines laser cutting, continuous coil feeding
Schuler has unveiled laser blanking lines featuring DynamicFlow Technology. The machines, which combine laser cutting with continuous coil feeding, can produce even small batches JIT and cost-effectively, according to the company. The machines... Read more...

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July 8, 2013
Schuler AG supports vocational training in Mexico
Schuler AG, Gӧppingen, Germany, has opened a vocational training center, Cedual (Centro de Especialización Dual), in Puebla, Mexico, to train skilled staff to provide technical support for the company’s presses. Set up by Stefan Antel,... Read more...

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June 18, 2013
Press hardening takes center stage at Schuler convention
Press manufacturer Schuler recently held a convention in Waghäusel, Germany, where about 80 visitors heard from industry and academic experts about the latest developments in press hardening and other lightweight construction methods. Use of... Read more...

Product

May 22, 2013
Servo drive technology helps boost press output
Schuler has announced that its ServoDirect technology now can be retrofitted to conventional flywheel presses with the aid of its patented Dualdrive technology. According to the manufacturer, modernizing presses in this way can boost press... Read more...

News

May 21, 2013
Schuler Automation shows transfer systems in operation
Visitors from Germany and abroad attended a Technology Day held by Schuler Automation in Hessdorf, Germany, in mid-April. As well as receiving information on the latest developments in part transport, they were able to observe eight different... Read more...

Product

May 16, 2013
Servomotors in press bed increase force distribution, reduce deflection
Schuler has developed the TwinServo Technology (TST) drive concept, featuring two decentralized servomotors in the press bed. The slide is pulled, not pushed, downward, making the force flow more direct and reducing deflection by about 30... Read more...

Product

May 16, 2013
Process demagnetizes large pipes
Schuler, in cooperation with Maurer Magnetic, has developed a process that can demagnetize large pipes during their production. According to the manufacturer, this improves weld quality, enabling pipelines to withstand much greater pressures.... Read more...

Article

April 22, 2013
The growth of the servo-driven press
A metal part from NUCAP, a global stamping supplier of automotive brake components, looks like a classic example of fineblanking, which produces blanks with machined-level precision. Thing is, the Toronto-based stamper didn’t make the... Read more...

Product

January 21, 2013
Modular, triaxis transfer helps improve production efficiency
Schuler has unveiled the Intra Trans modular transfer. Designed for installation on all progressive and transfer presses, it allows for the production of larger parts in existing presses, as it can use the complete width of the press window.... Read more...

News

November 26, 2012
Schuler supplies servo press to Feintool Group
Schuler, Canton, Mich., has installed a 12-station, custom servo press at the Feintool Group's Nashville facility, extending its drive train capabilities. The 1,600-ton press, with an 18-ft. bed, complements Feintool's existing equipment,... Read more...

Product

July 16, 2012
Turnkey systems produce spirally welded, longitudinally welded large pipe
Schuler offers turnkey systems for large-pipe production, designed to meet demand in natural resource extraction applications. Systems for producing spirally welded and longitudinally welded pipes are available. For the production of spirally... Read more...

Product

May 29, 2012
Automatic transmission die technology processes developed
Schuler has developed new techniques for producing automatic transmission components with advanced in-die processes such as spline forming with in-die rollers; roll forming with smaller in-die rollers; and segment forming for tall, thin... Read more...

News

April 19, 2012
Schuler acquires ATIS GmbH
Schuler AG, based in Göppingen, Germany, has acquired ATIS GmbH, Deggenhausertal, Germany, an engineering firm specializing in turnkey systems for large-pipe production. ATIS will provide Schuler with experience and knowledge in the... Read more...

News

May 2, 2011
Schuler Group to install two press lines for Shanghai General Motors
Schuler Group, Canton, Mich., has announced that it will install two press lines at Shanghai General Motors (SGM), Shenyang, China, for the manufacture of 40 different body panel parts. Production of stamped parts for two car models is expected... Read more...

Article

September 10, 2010
Tier stamper improves mechanical press productivity with transfer retrofit
Situation A Midwestern manufacturer sought to improve productivity on its nearly 10-year-old Verson transfer press. Although the press was in good condition, the original ETF transfer, which had endured 28 million press hits, was causing... Read more...

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May 24, 2010
Schuler appoints distributor for New England, East Coast
Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., has named Northeast Press Sales Co., Cicero, N.Y., as distributor for 10 states in New England and the East Coast. Schuler supplies metal forming and stamping equipment for the automotive, appliance, packaging,... Read more...

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February 9, 2010
Schuler announces new service, management appointments
Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., has named Andy Osborn as service sales and engineering manager, appointed Rick O'Donnell as service technical manager, and hired Brad Hagemeyer as human resources manager. Osborn is responsible for developing the... Read more...

Article

November 20, 2009
Mild steel to HSS: Not just a spec change - Part II
Editor's Note: This is Part II of a two-part article. Part I focuses on the press technology available to form and cut high-strength steel. Considering the higher capital investment of servo presses compared to mechanical presses, stampers... Read more...

News

November 10, 2009
Schuler Group installs stamping press lines at BMW
The Schuler Group has installed two new stamping press lines with ServoDirect technology, blank loaders, crossbar feeder automation, and end-of-line areas at the BMW Group's facilities in Leipzig and Regensburg, Germany. Another line is to be... Read more...

Article

September 25, 2009
Mild steel to HSS: Not just a spec change - Part I
Editor's Note: This is Part I of a two-part article. This installment focuses on the press technology available to form and cut high-strength steel. Part II outlines cost efficiencies that stampers can realize with presses that are equipped... Read more...

Product

August 11, 2009
Necking machine designed for aerosol and beverage can makers
Hinterkopf offers metal can manufacturing systems with high-precision necking machines manufactured by Schuler. The N40V integrated system is designed for the aerosol and beverage can markets. The press body is separated from the drive forces,... Read more...

News

August 11, 2009
Chinese construction sector investment generates order for Schuler forging presses
Mller Weingarten, a subsidiary of the Schuler Group, Canton, Mich., is installing two forging presses and automation equipment at Shandong Shantui Construction, a construction machine manufacturer in Jinging, China. The manufacturer will use the... Read more...

Article

September 30, 2008
Keeping hydroforming competitive
The market for hydroformed parts is substantial and diverse. Today's hydroformers make a multitude of components by forming tubes into various hollow shapes and sizes for use in the automotive, aerospace, plumbing, and appliance industries.... Read more...

News

July 15, 2008
Schuler announces executive appointments
The Schuler Group has appointed Tim McCaughey, president and CEO of Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., to the management board of BCN Technical Services, Hastings, Mich. The company also appointed Paul Nicholson, former president of BCN, to the... Read more...

Product

March 11, 2008
Transfer, progressive-die presses introduced for automotive, contract stampers
Schuler Inc. has introduced a midsized range of standard progressive-die and transfer presses designed for automotive suppliers and contract stampers. The S series includes three base models of progressive-die presses with press forces from... Read more...

News

February 12, 2008
Schuler announces sales, management appointments
Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., has promoted Andreas Kinzyk to director of metal forming systems sales, appointed Andrew Osborn as director of metal forming systems product management, and named Rainer Egelhof as key account manager of metal forming... Read more...

News

February 12, 2008
Schuler completes acquisition of Mller Weingarten
Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., recently announced the completion of a legal takeover process by which its parent company, Schuler AG, acquired Müller Weingarten AG. The legal process was completed in September, and the boards of management at... Read more...

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December 11, 2007
Schuler forms alliance with Positech for notching presses
Schuler Inc., Canton, Mich., has signed an integrated supply contract with Positech of Lexington, Tenn., for manually operated notching presses. Schuler supplies the mechanical portion of the N8C and N20C manually operated notchers, with... Read more...

Article

October 9, 2007
Retrofit Rxfor automaker's aging press
Aging presses can pose challenges, from maintenance to unavailability of obsolete spare parts to performance limitations on new or complex applications. For metal forming processes requiring deep or off-center draw operations, a bed cushion... Read more...

Product

September 11, 2007
Data sheet details hydraulic press maintenance programs
A two-page data sheet from Schuler Inc. details the company's comprehensive maintenance programs for optimizing oil, power unit, and system component performance of hydraulic presses and systems. The data sheet explains how scheduled... Read more...

Article

August 8, 2007
Maintain a reliable press system with today's competitive pressures
Each press shop is unique in terms of equipment, people, skills and budgets available to support maintenance and engineering. Schuler has developed an "a la carte" service and engineering offering that can be tailored to specific goals and... Read more...

Article

June 12, 2007
Flexibility in the press shop
The influx of European and Asian automotive manufacturers into the North American market, along with increased outsourcing of stamped parts, is creating both opportunities and challenges for the tier and general stamping industry. To stay... Read more...

News

March 29, 2007
Schuler and Mller Weingarten to merge
Schuler AG has announced that it is taking over Mller Weingarten AG and merging the two firms. Mller Weingarten management will play a supportive and constructive role in this process. In the first step towards the merger, under a contract dated... Read more...

News

January 9, 2007
Schuler adds key account manager
Schuler Inc. has announced the addition of Barry Lewalski to its new equipment sales group as key account manager for the Tier and general stamping industry. Lewalski, who has many years of experience selling press equipment to the stamping... Read more...

Article

September 12, 2006
New forms for modern autobody stamping
With the introduction of stronger safety legislation and increased fuel prices, automotive manufacturers must respond with higher car body stiffness for safety and lower body weight for fuel efficiency. The fields of materials development,... Read more...

News

September 8, 2006
Schuler AG appoints chairman, board of management
Schuler AG's supervisory board has appointed Jrgen Tonn as chairman of the board of management, effective October 1, 2006. In his last position, Tonn was president and CEO of DS Technologie GmbH in Mnchengladbach, Germany. The internationally... Read more...

Product

July 11, 2006
Dual-slide transfer press has 800-ton closing force
Schuler Hydrap has developed a hydraulic dual-slide transfer press with a closing force of 800 tons used to manufacture dishwasher inner doors and rear walls. The system has two individually controllable slides, meaning that the closing force... Read more...

News

June 13, 2006
Schuler hires vice president, marketing manager
Schuler Hydroforming Inc., Canton, Mich., has named Harry Singh as vice president. Singh is responsible for all sales and operations, reporting to the board of directors. It has also named Kellie Treppa as manager of marketing communications for... Read more...

Article

May 9, 2006
A new use for hydraulic presses
Because of the increased use of high-strength steel for automotive safety components, a metal forming process called press hardening has been gaining attention for developing lightweight automotive components. The process uses hot stamping... Read more...

News

April 11, 2006
Schuler, HEATform form agreement
Schuler Hydroforming GmbH & Co. KG, Wilnsdorf, Germany, and HEATform GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany, have entered into a strategic agreement concerning cooperation on HEATforming (hot expansion air technology forming). This technology uses inner... Read more...

News

October 11, 2005
Schuler receives Supplier of the Year Award
Schuler has announced it was one of five companies out of 3,500 named Supplier of the Year 2005 by American Axle & Mfg. Schuler received the award for its concept and supply of a cold-forming line for the production of drive shafts. Read more...

Article

July 12, 2005
Draw cushions for mechanical presses
The draw cushion (also called the die or bed cushion) is one of the most important parts of a single-action draw press. It has considerable influence on part quality. The main function of the cushion is to provide a flexible, controlled... Read more...

Product

December 7, 2004
Crossbar feeder links mechanical, hydraulic presses
Schuler Inc. has introduced its Crossbar Feeder that can link individual mechanical and hydraulic presses. The feeder can be fitted to existing mechanical and hydraulic press lines— regardless of press spacing and without having to... Read more...

Article

January 13, 2004
Hydroforming heats up
Hydroforming at Higher Temperatures The majority of hydroforming knowledge is based on steel. Steel's characteristics make it a favorable choice for many products, and steel has been the dominant material in many industries, especially... Read more...

Article

November 20, 2003
Shipyard uses laser-GMAW hybrid welding to achieve one-sided welding
Many miles of weld must be performed on ships fabricated at the Jos. L. Meyer GmbH shipyard. Ships can be as large 162.5 by 975 ft. and 162.5 ft. high. Many miles of weld must be performed on ships of this magnitude.... Read more...

Article

October 23, 2003
Pinpointing future laser welding markets
While some laser welding equipment manufacturers are thriving right now, others still fight a battle as old as the technology itself—gaining acceptance for equipment that carries a hefty initial price tag (albeit one that can... Read more...

Article

September 25, 2003
Hydraulic presses make their mark
Just like hydraulics technology itself, the market for presses based on it is fluid and dynamic. And for the first time in a while, the tide may be turning in favor of its practitioners. As many manufacturers report prosperity and strong... Read more...

Article

July 24, 2003
Tier 1 supplier builds four-stage competitive strategy
F & P Manufacturing Inc., a Tier 1 automotive supplier, is no stranger to competitive and financial pressures. Unrelenting competitive pressures come from the many other Tier 1 suppliers looking for opportunities to increase their slice of... Read more...

Article

April 24, 2003
Truckin' along through a stamping plant
The earlier cab models were built in a facility that was converted in 1921 to produce the model S truck line, a truck with a 1.5-ton load capacity and a top speed of 30 MPH. The company determined that it could not competitively launch a... Read more...

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September 26, 2002
Absolute Control: Implementing a master control system for hydraulic press lines
Companies are beginning to realize the importance of practical recycling, efficient use of space, employee safety, and profit recovery. As a result, many companies today are compacting their stamping scrap by chopping it into small pieces. Scrap... Read more...