The Niles-Simmons brand is the true epitome of high-quality bespoke manufacturing solutions with unparalleled precision and productivity. As the brand of choice for many of the world’s leading OEM manufacturers, the Niles-Simmons portfolio
includes everything from turning and turn/mill centres, vertical turning centres and 3 to 5-axis machining centres that can all be tailored to the exacting demands of the end-users. The MC-series of turn/mill machines range from the N20 MC to the N60 MC with a turning diameter from 650 to 1500mm and a maximum turning length up to 7.5m. These machines can be configured as single or multi-slide machines and thanks to the modular building-block system, a variety of machining units can be added to offer the utmost flexibility. Adding value to these machines, Niles-Simmons can incorporate gear hobbing, hobbing, skiving, grinding, deep hole drilling, ID machining with a boring quill, 5-axis milling, crankshaft milling units, up to three steady rest slides and much more.
Alongside these incredible systems, McDowell Machining Technologies will present a selection of vertical turning centres with the RQ and RQQ variants offering single or twin turning tools that can engage with the workpiece simultaneously to improve productivity whilst the RMC range is equipped with a turn/mill unit for the machining of rotationally symmetric workpieces up to 1.6m diameter.