Industrial manufacturers are switching to plastics for more and more components to save weight, for example to reduce costs and improve fuel economy in automotive vehicles. The production of these lightweight plastic parts frequently requires laser welding. ROFIN offers a family of laser workstations, the MPS, with tailor made integration packages for polymer welding. Market-leading […]
Justin Wilson started out in the jewellery trade as an apprentice at London jeweller Graff Diamonds in 1974. After gaining experience in all aspects of jewellery repair and manufacture, Justin started out on his own in 1988 with a small unit in Hatton Garden, London. Manufacturing a range of pieces for customers that range […]
Andrew Gold Neilson took an unconventional route into jewellery design, having set out on a career with the oil and gas industry in Aberdeen following his graduation in Chemical Engineering from Strathclyde University. After 10 years in the oil industry, Andrew moved into commercial photography and built up a successful business photographing jewellery and watches […]
On Wednesday 17 June at The Goldsmiths’ Centre in Hatton Garden, come along during the day – anytime between 10am and 6pm and experience the latest in Technology for Designers. The following brands will be represented at the Technology Day: Gemvision – CAD packages to create and visualise stunning designs in minutes EnvisionTEC – 3D printing in […]
ROFIN will be at LASER World of PHOTONICS, the largest global exhibition of lasers, taking place in Munich from 22 to 25 June 2015. You can find ROFIN in Hall A3, Booth 213 at the exhibition. ROFIN will be showing laser sources and turnkey solutions for laser welding, laser cutting, laser engraving and marking, laser […]
ROFIN is co-hosting an event at Glasgow’s Kelvin College on Wednesday 10 June to introduce laser and 3D printing technologies to creative industries, jewellers and industrial designers.
Each year International Jewellery London (IJL) and the British Jewellers’ Association (BJA) put their heads together to select 10 of the most innovative emerging designers in the UK to be named as the recipients of the KickStart Bursary.
Halesowen based Crosland Cutters Limited, manufacturers of cutting formes for the cardboard and foam packaging markets, recently installed a second CNC laser-cutting system from Mechtronic Industries Limited, based around the ROFIN DC025 laser source supplied by Rofin-Baasel UK.
ROFIN will launch the next generation of fine tube laser cutting system at Medtec Europe 2015 this month in Stuttgart, Germany.
The new StarFemto laser from ROFIN uses fibre laser technology to provide cold laser cutting and engraving using Ultrashort Pulse (USP) technology.