Sutherland News

May 11, 2023
I-PRESSĀ® 4.0

I-PRESSĀ® & Automation Controls was the brainchild of Mark Sutherland in 1999. I-PRESSĀ® was conceived at the Hannover Machine Tool Show in Germany. According to Mark, the control systems from major press builders were just too complex, non-intuitive, and frankly intimidating.

May 8, 2023
ADVANCES WITH SERVO HYDRAULIC PRESSES AND THE ADVANTAGES OF THE 4.0 I-PRESSĀ® & AUTOMATION CONTROL

In recent years, servo hydraulic presses have become increasingly popular in the manufacturing industry. These advanced machines, such as those offered by Sutherland Presses with their 4.0 I-PRESS and Automation controls, offer numerous benefits over traditional hydraulic and mechanical presses.

April 27, 2023
NEW PARTNER IN SUTHERLAND PRESSES - 3RD GENERATION

Sutherland Presses is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jack Sutherland Wilson as a partner and shareholder in the company.

April 5, 2023
Forge Fair 2023

Good news for forging companies, the industry is on course to increase +8% per year through 2030. The forging industry must lead the drive for technological advances which include: better and more accurate equipment, all types of automation, faster die change over times, process controls and sensors just to name a few.

February 25, 2023
Press Maintenance Tips - Air Counter-Balance Systems

It may be surprising to learn that damage resulting from improperly adjusted ACB pressure, which can cost tens of thousands of dollars, often occurs due to human error and lack of proper training, despite ACB cylinders being a relatively inexpensive component.

November 15, 2022
REASONS WHY HIGH CALIBER METAL FORMING COMPANIES ARE SELECTING SUTHERLAND PRESSES

Our EHW Series is the most robust and accurate drive and slide guidance system available to metal stampers. Our design includes both forging and stamping press technology. Main gears are centered and sandwiched with dual pitmans, which connect to double plunger guides for vertical tonnage delivery.

November 7, 2022
COMPRESSION MOLDING & MAD SCIENTISTS / LIGHTWEIGHTING ADVANCES

With over 75 years and three generations serving press users in the forging, stamping, and molding industries, we have been exposed to about every application a press can be used for. Energy savings make servo hydraulic presses efficient and effective for various applications.

November 4, 2022
COMPRESSION & THERMOSET MOLDING TERMINOLOGY

Below are some of the most common terms used within the compression molding and Resin Transfer molding industry, as well as a brief overview of what they mean. Some of the terms apply to the strength and properties of the reinforcements and the compression or RTM molded components.

October 26, 2022
MetalForming Magazine October 2022 Edition

MetalForming magazine article with Sutherland Presses on Servo-Hydraulic technology advancments.

June 23, 2022
ECCENTRIC PLUNGER GUIDED & GEAR-DRIVEN CRANK TYPE MECHANICAL STRAIGHT SIDES

This news article focuses on the benefits of our EHW / Eccentric Plunger Guided Series.

April 4, 2022
COMMUNICATIONS & CONNECTED ENTERPRISE WITH I-PRESSĀ® CONTROLS

Our patented I-PRESSĀ® control system is available on three platforms, forge presses, mechanical stamping presses, and servo-hydraulic presses.

March 30, 2022
FORGE PRESS TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS

Our F-Series forge press showcases our technological advances, as seen in the digitally rendered section in the left-side image. Intelligent and thoughtful design details were built into every machine, allowing tighter tolerances, faster heat dissipation, and easier access for maintenance.

January 19, 2022
REQUEST FOR UPDATED INFORMATION / NEW PROJECTS & FINANCING

Our customers and many companies across all sectors have been dealing with global shifts and challenges, profoundly impacted by international supply chain shortages and the pandemic. The past two years have forced businesses to reorganize employees and to create a more agile structure that allows quick response to change.

December 6, 2021
NO UNPLANNED DOWNTIME - 107 MILLION STROKES

Our US based customer has just ordered 3 additional high production automatic presses for 30 total Sutherland presses producing finished product for the automotive industry.

September 16, 2021
ISABELLA AYOUB AND CHRIS WEI JOIN TEAM SUTHERLAND

We are pleased to announce that Isabella Ayoub and Chris Wei have joined Team Sutherland.

September 1, 2021
Predictive Maintenance / PMP Preventative Maintenance Programs & Reshoring

PdM systems are capable of reducing maintenance costs by 12%, improving equipment uptime by 9%, extending equipment lifetime by over 20% and minimizing health, environmental and quality risks by 14%.

July 20, 2021
RELIABILITY IS: 107 MILLION STROKES, 3 YEARS PRODUCTION & NO UNPLANNED DOWNTIME

107 million strokes and no un-planned downtime is achieved since the early stages of your project; effective communication and full understanding of your project goals, innovative press designs, exhaustive quality checks and cutting-edge press controls is the formula.

March 2, 2021
The Gold Standard in Mechanical Straight Side Presses

Team Sutherland is proud to introduce the refined EHW / Eccentric Dual Plunger guided series mechanical press and the EHW advances in straight side press technology.

January 17, 2021
Covid 19 ā€“ Book your PMP | Educational Web Site with LiveChat

We encourage you to book your PMP press inspections in advance. Due to CV-19 this past year, travel has been limited to essential jobs. Once things improve, we forecast that our service technicians will be in demand, so contact us to get in the que. | New 2021 Educational Web Site with LiveChat

October 7, 2020
ADVANCES IN VERTICAL HOT HEADING

Sutherland has been providing Hot Heading presses to bolt makers for over 60 years.

September 22, 2020
ADVANCES IN HYDRAULIC & SERVO HYDRAULIC PRESSES

Our HD Series Servo Hydraulic presses offer some unique advantages to forging companies. Programmable job profiles allow position, speeds and pressures to change up to 7 times throughout the stroke. The I-PRESSĀ® SERVO HYDRO press and automation control manages our fluid

September 15, 2020
ADVANCES IN FORGING PRESSES OF ALL TYPES

Sutherland has been providing press room manufacturing solutions for over 74 years and three generations. We are a solid family run and financed business with a focus on good outcomes for our customer and repeat business for Team Sutherland. Meet the Management Team.

August 6, 2020
11 FREE PRESS MAINTENANCE TIPS & PRESS TERMINOLOGY EDUCATION

Team Sutherland is excited to announce that we have just launched a new section on our web site that will benefit you, your staff, and your equipment.

May 13, 2020
PRESS TERMINOLOGY

We are pleased to provide you and new members of your team the following glossary to better understand metal forming presses. Typical press operations and other terms referring to press features and functions are defined below:

February 14, 2020
SUTHERLAND IN METALFORM MAGAZINE

Press Builders Becoming Purveyors of Turnkey Systems. Sutherland Weighs in with I-PRESSĀ®.