Trumpf Ltd. of Luton, UK, reported more than 300 attendees at its In-Tech open house in March and receipt of £5 million (~$8 million) in orders for its machines. The company said that March will be its highest earnings month ever. When compared with March 2010, its order intake increased by 50 percent. Besides success with new machines and services, it has sold 20 of its refurbished units as a result of a formal cooperation with refurbishing specialist Severn Manufacturing Systems. This initiative has contributed more than £2.5 million to turnover at Trumpf, a manufacturer of production and medical technology for sheet metal processing, laser-based production processes, electronic applications and hospital equipment.