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CECIMO is the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries, it brings together 15 national Associations of Machine Tool Builders, which represent approximately 1500 industrial enterprises in Europe, over 80% of which are SMEs.  CECIMO defends the common interests of its members, particularly in relation to authorities and associations.  CECIMO also promotes the European Machine Tool Industries and their development in the fields of economy, technology and science. CECIMO covers more than 97% of total Machine Tool production in Europe and more than one third worldwide. It accounts for almost 150,000 employees and a turnover of nearly €22 Billion in 2012. Three quarters of CECIMO production is shipped abroad, whereas more than half of it is exported outside Europe.

CECIMO visits the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Center

April 29 2015 09:52 in Cecimo

This week CECIMO visited the AMRC Training Center in Sheffield for a meeting within the scope of the NAMA Erasmus+ project. The project, co-funded by the European Commission, aims at tackling the numerical skills gaps of the advanced manufacturing workforce in Europe. To collect data on these...[more]

Speakers confirmed for the Additive Manufacturing European Conference by CECIMO

April 28 2015 09:42 in Cecimo, Additive Manufacturing

The first “Additive Manufacturing European Conference” will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels (Belgium) on 23 June 2015, under the theme Industrializing “additive manufacturing” for a competitive and sustainable economy. At the event, representatives from additive manufacturing (AM)...[more]

Manufacturing Performance Days 2015 - Speakers confirmed

April 21 2015 16:51 in Cecimo

The MPD2015 congress, to be held between June 8 and 10 in 2015, will discuss industrial revolution with the keywords industrial Internet, digitalization, and Internet 4.0. These are considered methods for building sustainable competitiveness and new drivers of growth and success for the...[more]