Precisely cutting metal components is a crucial part of the manufacturing process. Laser cutting specifically can quickly achieve complex and detailed shapes, holes and lines on almost any metal sheet. Because of this, it’s able to reduce your costs by shortening production time and eliminating the need for some machining and tooling.We’ve discussed the basics of laser cutt...continue...
INTRODUCING THE TRUMPF TRUTUBE7000, A STATE OF THE ART 6 AXIS TUBE LASER
GCI are excited to announce the commissioning of their 9th Trumpf machine, the TRUTUBE-7000! This will greatly reduce the cutting times of tubular products leading to a more cost effective solution for our clients.
GCI's partner in CNC technology Headland group congratulated GCI on the additional machine, read the full interview here:
This new technology has expanded GCI's capabilities to process the following material with greater efficiency:
We also now have the ability to weld prep and bevel cut upto 45 degrees.
Contact GCI today to discuss how this machine can streamline your manufacturing process.
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Today the GCI Group held a site tour for the Australian prime minister Scott Morrison, Senator Amanda Stoker & Member for Forde Bert Van Manen. Topics discussed were employment, apprenticeship's, a recent industry 4.0 investment & the future of manufacturing in Australia. The Prime Minister also had a press conference regarding the recent budget announcement, using th...continue...