LVD Company nv
Nijverheidslaan 2
8560 GULLEGEM
Belgium
Tel: + 32 56 43 05 11
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2012

Engineers Adaptive Laser Cutting (ALC) technology
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2012

Introduces fiber laser system, Electra FL
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2012

Develops ToolCell automatic tool changing system for press brakes
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2012

Installs solar panels to generate renewable power
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2012

Introduces Touch-L and Touch-B graphical touch screen user interface technology
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2012

Adds CADMAN-Job management tool to CADMAN software suite
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2012

Redesigns Orion Plus laser cutting system, adds Touch-L interface
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2012

Embarks on World Class Manufacturing initiative
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2012

Celebrates 60 years in business
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2011

 

Opens S3 manufacturing facility in Slovakia
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2011

Expands PPEC line to offers models from 320 to 640 tons
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2011

Introduces Strippit M-Series of large capacity turret punch presses
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2011

Announces LVD Pullmax Series of punch presses manufactured by LVD
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2010

Offers Strippit PA-Series, cost-effective automatic load/unload system
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2010

Expands PPEC press brake line with 35 - 50 ton models
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2010

Adds process management software, CADMAN-OEE
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2010

Introduces high productivity Strippit VX punch press
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2009 
  

New Compact Tower mid-range automation offered

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2009  

Sirius mid-range laser cutting system is added to the laser cutting products family.

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2009  

Expands PPEC Series press brakes with new CADMAN® Lite control

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2008
LVD introduces Strippit LP1225 laser-punch combination machine.
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2008
Launches next generation CNC press brake control:
CADMAN® Touch
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2008
Expands Axel series with 4 x 2 meter model featuring modular automation
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2008
Introduces affordable robotic bending cell
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2007
 
Global branding initiative strengthens the worldwide LVD Group
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2007
Offers auto load/unload system for Orion laser cutting machines and Siena series turret punch presses
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2006
Verona CNC turret punch press combines a large, versatile turret with the largest feed clearance in the industry.
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2006
Adds PPS model to press brake line, combining performance with simplicity
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2005

Launches a family of cost-effective machinery for punching, forming and laser cutting.

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2004
Implements infra-red touch screen control technology for  press brakes and shears
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2004
 
Introduces PPRM press brake with reluctance motor that achieves higher bending speeds than most conventional hydraulic machines
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2004
 
LVD builds 3000-ton custom press brake, one of the single largest machines to be manufactured by LVD during its 50-year history.
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2003
 
Siena CNC turret punch press provides high production technologies in an efficient, economical design.
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2003
 
Salvagnini and LVD collaborate to introduce ROBOformER®, the first robotized press brake cell integrated with a single control and software.
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2003
 
Introduces long bend Impuls laser systems with 3 meter table and up to 12.5 meter length capacity
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2002
 
 
Introduces Axel-LT, high speed laser system integrated with material loading/unloading linked to a warehouse with material storage units
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2001
 
Enhances integrated, powerful CADMAN® offline programming software with more automatic functions
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2001
 
 
Advanced adaptive bending system with laser technology. Easy-Form® Laser angle measurement system provides first part, good part accuracy.
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2000
 
Introduces the Global turret punch press series for the worldwide metalforming market
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1998
 
Strippit becomes part of the LVD Group of companies.
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1998
 
LVD launches the Axel series of laser cutting systems.
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1994
 
LVD introduces Easy-Form® adaptive forming system for press brakes. Easy-Form® monitors the angle in real time during the bending process, producing accurate bending results from the first piece.
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1992
 
Strippit introduces Smart Stroke® technology for its CNC turret punch presses. The patented feature maximizes  productivity by automatically calculating the optimum hover height.
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1989
 
Strippit develops patented multitool technology to maximize turret capacity.
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1989
 
LVD enters laser cutting machine market.
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1985
 
Strippit introduces rotary tools in the turret (auto-index). LVD introduces line of CNC hydraulic turret punch presses.
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1982

LVD manufactures automated CNC shearing systems.
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1980

Strippit introduces a high-speed turret punch press – the fastest numerically controlled punching machine in the world.
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1979

LVD creates multi-axis CNC press brakes and machine controls.
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1978

Strippit launches the world’s first punch/laser combination machine. It’s the first time a laser is used as an integral part of a turret punch press.
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1976

Strippit develops the first patented automatic load/unload system for turret punch presses. LVD opens assembly, sales and service headquarters in U.S.A.
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1974

Strippit introduces contour nibbling to the art of punching
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1970

The numerically controlled turret punch press is introduced by Strippit.

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1954

LVD produces first hydraulic press brakes and deepdrawing presses.
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1952

LVD was established by the three founders, J. Lefebvre, M. Van Neste and R. Dewulf.
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1948

The launch of the fabricator that enables punch, die and nibbling attachments to be changed in a matter of seconds.
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1946

LVD is established and begins to manufacture a range of metal fabrication products.
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1940

Strippit introduces the first fully guided self-stripping, self-contained tools in the punching industry.
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1925

Strippit is founded when George Wales develops a simple spring to overcome stripping difficulties in material blanking operations.

   
 
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