Roll-Kraft Roll Forming Expert to Speak at World-Class Roll Forming Workshop

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Roll-Kraft’s Chuck Summerhill will be a featured speaker on the topic of “Roll Forming High-Strength Steel – A Design Perspective” at the upcoming World-Class Roll Forming Workshop.

World-Class Roll Forming Workshop

Chuck Gehrisch, president of Roll-Kraft was quoted as saying, "This is an excellent opportunity to meet experts in the field of roll forming and learn from their experiences,"

Roll-Kraft’s Vice President, Chuck Summerhill, will lead a “Hot Topic” presentation on “Roll Forming High Strength Steel – A Design Perspective” in a workshop session at the World-Class Roll Forming Workshop in Grand Rapids, MI, on April 12 and 13, 2011. The workshop is being held by the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International. Roll-Kraft is the exclusive industry sponsor of the event.

There will be a total of twelve topics offered during the two-day workshop, including subjects such as Basic to Complex Roll Form Systems, Material Handling for High Production, Laser Measurement for Roll Forming, Tooling Installation, Lubrication, Cut-Off Technology, Advanced Troubleshooting, and more. In addition, attendees will also have the options of:

  • Attending panel presentations on alternative roll forming methods
  • Participating in a session on continuous improvement techniques
  • Learning the benefits of laser measurements for roll forming
  • Meeting one-on-one with industry experts for answers to questions about existing drawings and parts
  • Touring the nearby headquarters of Haworth, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of office furniture and organic work spaces. The company has three facilities that total over 1 million square feet.

Chuck Gehrisch, president of Roll-Kraft was quoted as saying, "This is an excellent opportunity to meet experts in the field of roll forming and learn from their experiences,"

For more information on the seminar, or to register, visit http://www.fmanet.org/training/event.cfm?eventid=522.

About Roll-Kraft

Roll-Kraft is a recognized leader in the tube & pipe and roll forming industry, supplying manufacturers with tooling to produce their specific products. The company has been in business since 1963 and offers custom-designed roll form tooling and tube and pipe tooling to meet the wide range of individual customer specifications.

Roll-Kraft has its headquarters in Mentor, Ohio, and maintains other facilities in Frankfurt, Illinois (Roll-Kraft Northern), and Ontario Canada (Roll-Kraft Ltd.). The company phone number is (888) 953-9400 or (440) 205-3100, and the fax number is (440) 205-3110. Please also visit the web site at http://www.roll-kraft.com. For easy and immediate contact with Roll-Kraft that transcends time zones and working hours, the website features Dr. Resolve. Simply complete and submit an on-line form and Roll-Kraft will respond.

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