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Fanuc America offers CNC training for schools

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 August 2014 00:00

fanucFanuc America Corp. introduced the Fanuc Certified Education CNC Training program for schools in North America in June. The program is designed for students to graduate with the knowledge and real-world skills to be immediately productive at running a CNC mill or lathe.

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Private equity firm acquires General Tools & Instruments

Sunday, 20 July 2014 00:00

General Tools & Instruments was acquired by High Road Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in New York City. The deal closed on Feb. 4. General’s CEO and senior management team remain at the company’s helm.

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Milwaukee Tool acquires Empire Level

Sunday, 20 July 2014 00:00

Milwaukee Tool announced the acquisition of the Empire Level business based in Mukwonago, Wis.

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General International has a new owner

Sunday, 20 July 2014 00:00

DMT Holdings acquired General International Mfg. Co., a Montreal-based manufacturer and supplier of woodworking and metalworking machinery, and its subsidiary General International USA Inc.

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Stanley Black & Decker debuts $10,000 essay contest

Written by Jennifer Hicks Sunday, 20 July 2014 00:00

Stanley Black & Decker announced the beginning of its Build Your America contest in May, where one charitable organization, non-profit organization or local government agency will win $10,000 to honor its community such as a neighborhood improvement project or renovations to a historical landmark, school, park and recreation center.

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