January 2019


Cover Story

2019 Forecast: Strong medical market

The World Health Organization reports the geriatric population will reach 1.5 billion by 2050; 16% of the total world population – and as chronic and lifestyle disease increases, demand for medical devices, advanced technology grows.


Five questions with Tod Petrik

Tod Petrik, Cutting Tool Application Engineer at HAIMER USA, discusses what makes a good modular cutting tool system and how one can be leveraged to benefit medical manufacturers.