Sutherland News

July 8, 2024
CAMX 2024: Advancing Manufacturing Capabilities with Sutherland's High-Precision Hydraulic Presses for the Plastic, Composite, Aerospace, and Defense Industries

In 2023, the composites market in the USA was valued at approximately $23.6 billion, with significant contributions from the aerospace and defense sectors. This growth is expected to continue, with the market projected to reach $29.1 billion by 2025, driven by increasing demand for lightweight, high-strength materials.

June 21, 2024
DISCOVER PIONEERING COMPOSITE FORMING SOLUTIONS AT CAMX 2024 WITH SUTHERLAND PRESSES & MOLDED FIBER GLASS COMPANIES

As an esteemed participant at CAMX 2024, our team is eager to demonstrate how our top-tier Servo Hydraulic Presses, equipped with the revolutionary I-PRESS® & Automation Control, are transforming the operational capabilities of manufacturers in the industries we serve.

June 12, 2024
HISTORIA DE ÉXITO: DESEMPEÑO SOBRESALIENTE EN JALISCO - 30 MILLONES DE GOLPES EN POCO MAS DE DOS AÑOS!

En poco más de dos años, estas prensas han completado un impresionante total de 30 millones de golpes, operando con un tiempo de inactividad mínimo. Funcionando 24 horas al día de lunes a sábado, estas máquinas alcanzan aproximadamente 180,000 golpes diarios.

June 9, 2024
CUSTOMER SUCCESS STORY: OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN JALISCO - 30 MILLION STROKES IN JUST OVER TWO YEARS

In just over two years, these presses have completed an impressive 30 million strokes, operating with minimal downtime. Running 24 hours a day from Monday to Saturday, these machines achieve approximately 180,000 strokes daily.

June 3, 2024
SUTHERLAND PRESSES: LEADING THE WAY IN METAL FORMING WITH A NEW PRESS INSTALLATION IN THE GRAND CANYON STATE

In today's fast-evolving manufacturing landscape, sticking with outdated control systems is like using a flip phone in the smartphone era – it just doesn't cut it. Our system is safer for operators, scalable for evolving needs, and adaptable to technology changes, all while being seamlessly integrated with Industry 4.0.

May 22, 2024
SUTHERLAND PRESSES RAISES THE BAR AGAIN: INTRODUCING AI VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS FOR 24/7 SUPPORT

I-BRAIN goes beyond basic chatbots. Our virtual assistants are extensively trained to be your metal forming and composites experts, providing in-depth knowledge on Sutherland's press lines, the I-PRESS® control system, and industry best practices.

May 14, 2024
STAMPING EFFICIENCY UNLOCKED: WHY INTEGRATED TONNAGE MONITORING MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE

Many mechanical stamping press manufacturers offer Tonnage Monitoring as a valuable feature. However, their systems often require an external device, a separate physical box, to be integrated into the control system.

April 24, 2024
PLC VS. CIRCUIT BOARD CONTROLS: TAKING COMMAND OF YOUR METALFORMING FUTURE

For decades, metalforming presses have relied on circuit board-based controls to manage operations. While these systems served their purpose, they struggle to keep pace with the demands of today's dynamic manufacturing landscape.

March 27, 2024
SUTHERLAND PRESSES INNOVATES WITH AI: PERSONALIZED BOTS FOR DEPARTMENTS AND STAFF, REPORTING DIRECTLY TO INDIVIDUALS.

In a groundbreaking move, Sutherland Presses is set to integrate Artificial Intelligence (AI) across its entire operational framework, establishing dedicated AI bots for every department and staff member.

March 25, 2024
COME SEE THE LATEST IN SERVO-HYDRAULIC PRESSES & CONTROLS, APRIL 1ST TO 20TH, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Join us for an exclusive opportunity to witness the powerful performance of our 400-ton double cylinder straight side press in action. This hands-on demonstration will showcase our patented I-PRESS® & Automation Control system – the pinnacle of intuitive operation and exceptional safety standards in the industry today.

March 22, 2024
SUTHERLAND’S CONTROL RETROFIT PROGRAM

Today the next-level of control systems is needed: safer for operators, more scalable for evolving needs, adaptable to technology changes, and ready to seamlessly integrate with the future of manufacturing – Industry 4.0

March 18, 2024
ELEVATE YOUR METAL & COMPOSITE FORMING PROCESSES - DISCOVER THE ADVANTAGES OF SUTHERLAND SERVO-HYDRAULIC PRESSES

At Sutherland Presses, we are continually pushing the boundaries to deliver state-of-the-art press solutions that empower your business to Press On & Forge Ahead. Our commitment to excellence is evident in our product: the Servo-Hydraulic Presses, equipped with the technological marvel of the patented I-PRESS® control system.

January 24, 2024
SUTHERLAND PRESSES SHOWCASES NEXT-GEN HYDRAULIC PRESS TECHNOLOGY AT CAMX 2023

At CAMX 2023, Jack, President of Sutherland Presses, showcased the company's latest press technology, highlighting the importance of their I-Press control system in modern manufacturing.

December 4, 2023
TRES ÁREAS CRÍTICAS EN TODAS LAS PRENSAS DE ESTAMPADO DE METAL

Estás Destrozando tu Prensa con Tonelaje Inverso? En esta serie de varias partes sobre la Tonelada Inversa, también conocida como "Snap-Through", examinaremos la causa raíz de este problema y sus efectos adversos tanto en su prensa como en sus herramientas.

December 4, 2023
THREE CRITICAL AREAS IN ALL METAL STAMPING PRESSES

In this article on Reverse Tonnage also referred to as “Snap-Through” we will examine the root cause of this issue and its adverse effects on both your press and your tooling. The effects of Reverse Tonnage can be devastating.

November 11, 2023
IMAGINEERING LIGHT WEIGHT COMPOSITE PARTS OF THE FUTURE, PRESS LINES FROM 100 TO 5000 TON WITH I-PRESS CONTROLS

The Sutherland Composite Crew had high expectations at CAMX and we are delighted that the quality of visitors and press line inquiries has set the bar higher for CAMX 2024 in San Diego, California.

September 26, 2023
SUTHERLAND AND MOLDED FIBER GLASS COMPANIES ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AT CAMX 2023 IN ATLANTA

ATLANTA, GA - September 19, 2023 - Sutherland Presses, a global leader in Metal Forming and Composite fabrication solutions, and Molded Fiber Glass Companies (MFG), an innovative provider of fiberglass solutions in technical textiles, are thrilled to announce their collaboration at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX)

September 18, 2023
JOIN US AT CAMX 2023: EXPLORE THE FUTURE OF COMPOSITES AND ADVANCED MATERIALS

We are thrilled to invite you to join us at the CAMX 2023 Composite Show - the largest, most comprehensive composites and advanced materials event in North America.The expo will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA, from October 30 to November 2, 2023.

August 27, 2023
PRESSES TOO BIG FOR FABTECH 2023 IN CHICAGO

As a long-time member of the Precision Metal Forming Association (PMA), Sutherland Presses deeply regretsto announce that we will not be participating in the highly anticipated FABTECH 2023 Show taking place in Chicago this September.

August 17, 2023
REVOLUTIONIZING MANUFACTURING WITH SUTHERLAND’S SERVO HYDRAULIC PRESS AND I-PRESS® SIMULATOR AT CAMX, ATLANTA

In the dynamic manufacturing landscape, Sutherland Presses continues to pioneer innovative solutions that redefine efficiency and productivity. At this year’s CAMX in Atlanta, we’re thrilled to showcase our Servo Hydraulic Press and the groundbreaking I-PRESS simulator.‍‍

August 14, 2023
STEP INTO THE FUTURE WITH SUTHERLAND PRESSES I-SHOW VIRTUAL SHOWROOM I-SHOW

Sutherland Presses has launched the I-SHOW Virtual Showroom, an interactive platform that allows users to explore the functionality of its presses, understand their applications across various industries, and even simulate their operation. It is open 24/7, making it convenient for users to access it at their own pace.

August 3, 2023
REVERSE TONNAGE: UNDERSTANDING ITS IMPACT AND ENSURING PROPER PRESS MAINTENANCE

In addition to understanding Reverse Tonnage, proper press maintenance is crucial to ensure the longevity and efficiency of your press. Sutherland Presses offers a comprehensive Preventive Maintenance Program (PMP) to help you maintain your press in top condition.

June 28, 2023
SUTHERLAND PRESSES I-SHOW VIRTUAL SHOWROOM

I-SHOW features interactive experiences with I-PRESS® & Automation control, including live simulators and touch-responsive wall screens. Dive deep into the world of Servo Hydraulic, Mechanical, and Forge Press showrooms, all while learning about their applications across various industries.

May 11, 2023
I-PRESS® 4.0

I-PRESS® & Automation Controls was the brainchild of Mark Sutherland in 1999. I-PRESS® 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-PRESS® & 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.