ETG to represent STAMA
STAMA Maschinenfabrik has appointed the Engineering Technology Group as its exclusive representative for the UK and the Republic of Ireland.
The German machine tool manufacturer specialises in sophisticated four and five-axis process solutions and innovative design concepts based on its single, twin and four-spindle vertical machining centres and milling-turning centres. STAMA machine tools are characterised by their robust construction, high availability, outstanding flexibility and high production efficiency in both small series and high-volume manufacturing.
Customers come from across the spectrum of engineering, including automotive manufacturing, hydraulics, tooling manufacture, medical components, rail and transport – with around 80% of its machines sold as turnkey installations.
A particular speciality of STAMA is its range of combination milling and turning centres. The innovative MT-2C series uses two independent travelling columns to machine complete components, fully milled and turned on six sides, direct from billets or bar, at almost twice the productivity of conventional methods…
The Engineering Technology Group will create a new subsidiary, STAMA UK, with its own dedicated specialists, who will work with Engineering Solutions, the Group’s service organisation, to a provide fully integrated support over the life of the machine.
This includes everything from applications engineering, programming and tooling selection up to the delivery of full turnkey packages. It also includes fast-track access to finance and service packages that cover preventative maintenance agreements, 24-hour support lines and factory-trained service engineers.
STAMA UK will join an Engineering Technology Group portfolio that also includes Chiron UK, Turning Technologies, which represents Nakamura Tome multi-tasking turning centres, Feeler UK, Handtmann CNC UK, Engineering Solutions, and the Group’s work-holding and automation specialist, Hyfore Engineering.
Engineering Technology Group Managing Director John Temple said: “We are delighted that STAMA has chosen us to represent them in the UK and Ireland. Their machines have a reputation for productivity, innovation and quality and STAMA’s way of thinking fits well with our philosophy, capabilities and existing portfolio.”
Stama Sales Director, Gerhard Ulmer, said "The Engineering Technology Group is the ideal partner for us in the UK and we are looking forward to working together".