Accurl and MicroStep Europe Forge Strategic Alliance, Expanding Bending Solutions Globally

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They say two heads are better than one, and that’s never been more true than in 2023 due to a groundbreaking partnership between two metalworking innovators: Accurl and MicroStep Europa.

With a goal to offer tailor-made solutions with state-of-the-art bending technology, these two industry leaders forged a strategic alliance designed for reliability, efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Keep reading to learn about this new forward-thinking partnership.

Who is Accurl?

Accurl is a leading Chinese manufacturer of bending systems that was founded in 1988. In the last 30+ years, the Accurl team has been at the forefront of Asian bending technology making us one of the world’s Top 10 steel metalworking manufacturers.

Our research team ensures that we remain pioneers with premium, state-of-the-art CNC press brakes. That’s why we’ve been trusted with 12,000 machines installed including:

  • CNC Press Brakes
  • Fiber laser cutting machines
  • Turret punching and forming technology
  • Automation technology
  • Programming systems

Not only that, but we strive to offer fully customizable solutions for our customers to ensure versatility, cost-effectiveness, and overall satisfaction. It was this dedication to our customers that led to our partnership with MicroStep Europa.

Who is MicroStep Europa?

MicroStep Europa is a Bavarian company established in 1991 with the aim to develop top-of-the-line microprocessor-based control technology. This company is a worldwide leader in cutting and automation with over 3,000 cutting machines delivered to partners in over 55 countries around the globe.

They have evolved to offer a complete range of specialized cutting, drilling, tapping, countersinking, and other technologies including:

  • Plasma
  • Laser
  • Oxyfuel
  • Waterjet

Like Accurl, MicroStep Europa takes a customer-oriented approach to innovation and development, which is why our partnership was the perfect opportunity to elevate both brands.

Strategic Alliance Formed in 2023

In a groundbreaking partnership between Accurl and MicroStep Europa GmbH, the new flagship line MicroStep Industry powered by Accurl was unleashed. By combining our expertise, we’ve developed a revolutionary range of bending systems designed to guarantee optimal results and customer satisfaction.

Recently in China at Accurl’s headquarters, managing director of MicroStep Europe Johannes Ried and Managing Director of Accurl Cameron Less finalized the agreement. This collaboration blends two of the top metalworking companies and solidifies a bright future that seeks to deliver unparalleled compact press brakes, automated bending systems, and more to customers.

As Cameron Ledd or Accurl says, “We are thrilled to join forces with MicroStep Europa, an industrially strong entity in the heart of Europe. Our shared commitment to customer-oriented, innovative, and high-quality solutions forms the bedrock of this collaboration. Together, we are pioneering the next level of sheet metal processing, ensuring process reliability and efficiency.”

By working together, we broaden our spectrum of bending solutions using technology developed in both Asia and Europe. Now, MicroStep Europa can deliver exceptional Accurl technology to its customers and offer a wider portfolio of bending solutions for rapid bending and precision.

See the Partnership First Hand At Blechexpo

Blexhexpo is an upcoming sheet metalworking trade show at Messe Stuttgart on 7 to 10 November 2023. Accurl and MicroStep Europa will showcase their partnership in Hall 9, Booth 9102. They will provide expert insights into cutting-edge bending solutions and showcase the new MicroStep Industry powered by Accurl line.

“Blechexpo is an ideal stage for us to present our versatile solutions in the areas of cutting, bending, deburring, automation, and digitalization” said Johannes Ried of MicroStep Europa, “At the international venue for sheet metal processors, we have a unique mix of technologies in our product portfolio, with which we can meet the needs of our customers 100 percent precisely tailored to their requirements.”

Come see this partnership firsthand and witness the future of bending!

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