Sandvik Coromant and Precorp Inc. have reached a cooperation agreement with the aim of being a joint provider for composite machining solutions.
As partners, Sandvik Coromant and Precorp Inc. will provide unique composite machining products using PCD vein technology and innovative carbide solutions as well as application know how for the composite industry. The PCD vein technology incorporates a precision sintered slot of PCD onto the cutting edge, improving the quality and efficiency of the tool.
The partnership secures the development of innovative composite machining solutions from Sandvik Coromant and Precorp Inc. and strengthens the niche for diamond based cutting tools, particularly in the rapidly growing composite aerospace segment.
Sandvik Tooling acquired 49% of the shares in Precorp Inc. during 2008.